The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Software Project Manager
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 120 110
Rank change year-on-year +28 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 40 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.14% 0.38% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 0.39% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 23
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £46,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1805 1801 1993
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 96.73% 96.52% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1577 1663
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Bristol

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in Bristol

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Project Manager in Bristol

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Bristol region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (78.57%) Project Management
3 43 (61.43%) Finance
4 27 (38.57%) Waterfall
5 24 (34.29%) Telecoms
6 23 (32.86%) Change Control
6 23 (32.86%) SDLC
7 22 (31.43%) PRINCE2
7 22 (31.43%) CRM
8 21 (30.00%) Banking
9 20 (28.57%) Change Management
9 20 (28.57%) Process Improvement
9 20 (28.57%) Integration Testing
10 17 (24.29%) SC Cleared
10 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
11 14 (20.00%) Degree
11 14 (20.00%) Scrum
12 11 (15.71%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (15.71%) .NET
13 10 (14.29%) PMI Certification
13 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (11.43%) Software Delivery
14 8 (11.43%) Agile Project Management
14 8 (11.43%) Java
15 7 (10.00%) PMP
15 7 (10.00%) Big Data
15 7 (10.00%) DevOps
15 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.43%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 43 (61.43%) Finance
2 24 (34.29%) Telecoms
3 21 (30.00%) Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Electronics
4 4 (5.71%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.86%) Automotive
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Billing
6 1 (1.43%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
2 4 (5.71%) HTML5
2 4 (5.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.29%) PMI
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
5 1 (1.43%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (78.57%) Project Management
3 27 (38.57%) Waterfall
4 23 (32.86%) Change Control
4 23 (32.86%) SDLC
5 22 (31.43%) CRM
5 22 (31.43%) PRINCE2
6 20 (28.57%) Change Management
6 20 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 20 (28.57%) Process Improvement
7 14 (20.00%) Scrum
8 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.43%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (11.43%) Software Delivery
10 7 (10.00%) DevOps
11 5 (7.14%) PRINCE
12 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
13 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
14 2 (2.86%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) Java
2 4 (5.71%) C
3 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) SC Cleared
1 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.00%) Degree
3 10 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 7 (10.00%) PMP
4 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.43%) MBA
5 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Sitecore
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago