The median annual salary for a Software Development Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Project Manager - Software Development
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 840 784
Rank change year-on-year +49 -56  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 68 95 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.097% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 75 137
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% -6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Software Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Project Manager in England

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Software Development Project Manager in England

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Project Manager in England

Software Development Project Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +69 28 £45,000 -12.19% 3
London +30 14 £55,000 -2.22% 1
South West +45 13 £65,000 +62.50% 2
East of England +36 6 £47,500 +11.76% 2
West Midlands +23 4 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire +26 2 £39,250 -21.50% 1
East Midlands +8 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Software Development Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Software Development 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 England region featuring Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 76 (65.52%) Project Management
2 73 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (44.83%) Finance
4 40 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (28.45%) SDLC
6 31 (26.72%) PRINCE2
7 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
8 22 (18.97%) Banking
9 21 (18.10%) SQL
9 21 (18.10%) .NET
10 20 (17.24%) Scrum
11 19 (16.38%) DevOps
12 17 (14.66%) Big Data
13 16 (13.79%) Waterfall
14 15 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (12.93%) Java
15 14 (12.07%) HTML
16 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
17 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
17 12 (10.34%) Management Information System
17 12 (10.34%) Matrix Management
18 11 (9.48%) Degree
18 11 (9.48%) QA
18 11 (9.48%) Manufacturing
18 11 (9.48%) Retail
18 11 (9.48%) Change Management
19 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
19 10 (8.62%) MS Project
19 10 (8.62%) ITIL
19 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) MS Project
3 4 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.59%) MS Office
4 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (3.45%) Firewall
2 4 (3.45%) SSL
2 4 (3.45%) VPN
2 4 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.66%) Big Data
2 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.59%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.31%) JIRA
2 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.72%) VersionOne
General
1 52 (44.83%) Finance
2 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
3 22 (18.97%) Banking
4 11 (9.48%) Manufacturing
4 11 (9.48%) Retail
5 6 (5.17%) Marketing
6 5 (4.31%) Games
7 3 (2.59%) Electronics
7 3 (2.59%) French Language
7 3 (2.59%) German Language
8 2 (1.72%) Advertising
8 2 (1.72%) Back Office
8 2 (1.72%) Billing
8 2 (1.72%) Front Office
8 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.10%) .NET
2 14 (12.07%) HTML
3 7 (6.03%) CGI
3 7 (6.03%) HTML5
4 5 (4.31%) CSS
5 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.45%) XML
6 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.59%) jQuery
7 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.72%) CSS3
7 2 (1.72%) Java EE
8 1 (0.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.03%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.17%) PMI
5 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.59%) NHS
6 3 (2.59%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.72%) BBC
7 2 (1.72%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.86%) Contactless
8 1 (0.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (65.52%) Project Management
2 73 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (28.45%) SDLC
5 31 (26.72%) PRINCE2
6 20 (17.24%) Scrum
7 19 (16.38%) DevOps
8 16 (13.79%) Waterfall
9 12 (10.34%) Matrix Management
10 11 (9.48%) Change Management
11 10 (8.62%) ITIL
12 8 (6.90%) E-Commerce
13 7 (6.03%) Matrix Organization
13 7 (6.03%) Project Planning
14 6 (5.17%) CRM
14 6 (5.17%) Quality Management
15 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (4.31%) Risk Analysis
15 5 (4.31%) Risk Management
15 5 (4.31%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.10%) SQL
2 15 (12.93%) Java
3 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.03%) Perl
5 5 (4.31%) C#
6 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.45%) CCNA
3 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.59%) APMP
4 3 (2.59%) PMP
4 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) MiFID
3 2 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Oracle
3 4 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.45%) Cisco
3 4 (3.45%) Juniper
3 4 (3.45%) VMware
4 3 (2.59%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (2.59%) SAP
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