The median annual salary for a Software Development Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 851 819
Rank change year-on-year +55 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 77 77 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.087% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 140
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,750 £73,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.90% +0.90%  

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 80155 88904 100680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.94% 96.51% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 269837 336665 384213
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Software Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
London +9 23 £62,500 -3.84% 2
South East +47 17 £51,250 +12.02% 1
Midlands +19 12 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South West +5 11 £45,000 -12.19%
North of England -3 8 £50,000 +42.85% 1
West Midlands +21 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Yorkshire +3 6 £55,000 +51.72%
East of England -10 6 £50,000 +17.64%
East Midlands +33 5 £75,000 +36.36% 1
North West -38 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Software Development Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 107 (73.79%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (64.14%) Project Management
3 56 (38.62%) Finance
4 53 (36.55%) PRINCE2
5 48 (33.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (26.21%) SDLC
7 32 (22.07%) Scrum
8 29 (20.00%) .NET
9 22 (15.17%) Greenfield Project
10 20 (13.79%) DevOps
11 19 (13.10%) Waterfall
11 19 (13.10%) Big Data
11 19 (13.10%) Java
12 18 (12.41%) QA
12 18 (12.41%) JIRA
13 17 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Project
14 15 (10.34%) SQL
14 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
14 15 (10.34%) Banking
15 14 (9.66%) Degree
16 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
16 13 (8.97%) Change Management
17 12 (8.28%) JavaScript
17 12 (8.28%) Risk Management
18 11 (7.59%) E-Commerce
18 11 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
18 11 (7.59%) Software Delivery
19 10 (6.90%) CRM
19 10 (6.90%) Project Planning

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 5 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (3.45%) Confluence
1 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.07%) SaaS
3 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.10%) Big Data
2 4 (2.76%) Couchbase
2 4 (2.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.38%) Riak
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.41%) JIRA
2 9 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.38%) VersionOne
General
1 56 (38.62%) Finance
2 15 (10.34%) Banking
3 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.83%) Retail
5 6 (4.14%) Games
5 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.14%) Marketing
5 6 (4.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.76%) Billing
7 3 (2.07%) Legal
8 2 (1.38%) Advertising
8 2 (1.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.69%) Automotive
9 1 (0.69%) French Language
9 1 (0.69%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (4.83%) HTML
3 4 (2.76%) HTML5
3 4 (2.76%) React
4 3 (2.07%) CGI
5 2 (1.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.38%) CSS
5 2 (1.38%) Java EE
5 2 (1.38%) jQuery
6 1 (0.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.17%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.45%) NHS
6 4 (2.76%) User Experience
6 4 (2.76%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.07%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.07%) PMI
8 2 (1.38%) BBC
8 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.38%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.38%) Fintech
9 1 (0.69%) CCTV
9 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.45%) Windows
2 4 (2.76%) Unix
3 1 (0.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (73.79%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (64.14%) Project Management
3 53 (36.55%) PRINCE2
4 48 (33.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (26.21%) SDLC
6 32 (22.07%) Scrum
7 20 (13.79%) DevOps
8 19 (13.10%) Waterfall
9 13 (8.97%) Change Management
10 12 (8.28%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.59%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.59%) Software Delivery
12 10 (6.90%) CRM
12 10 (6.90%) Project Planning
13 9 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.21%) ITIL
13 9 (6.21%) Matrix Management
13 9 (6.21%) Software Engineering
14 7 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.83%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.10%) Java
2 15 (10.34%) SQL
3 12 (8.28%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.52%) C#
5 4 (2.76%) Perl
6 3 (2.07%) C++
6 3 (2.07%) VBScript
7 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) C
8 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) Ruby
8 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (9.66%) Degree
2 8 (5.52%) PMI Certification
2 8 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (4.14%) PMP
3 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.69%) APMG
4 1 (0.69%) APMP
4 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.41%) QA
2 4 (2.76%) PMO
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.14%) SAP
3 4 (2.76%) Oracle
4 3 (2.07%) Concur
5 2 (1.38%) CA
5 2 (1.38%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.38%) Lotus
6 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
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