Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 141 172
Rank change year-on-year -35 +31 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.065% 0.089% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.091% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Cheshire median annual salary - £43,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.45% +22.22%
North West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2954 2189 3155
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 97.20% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 1874 2679
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Software Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Cheshire

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in Cheshire

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cheshire region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft