The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Project Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 113 128 104
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 6 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.39% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.41% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 18
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £66,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1743 2209 1656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.54% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1726 1406
Median salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Software Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Birmingham

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in Birmingham

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Project Manager in Birmingham

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Software Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) PMI
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) MS Project
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle