Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Development Project Manager was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 358 357
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 3 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.023% 0.072% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.075% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 11
North West median annual salary £48,750 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% -33.33% +5.00%
10th Percentile £46,625 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £49,875 £63,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.18% +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12881 12066 12498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10316 10146 10375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Software Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Project Manager in the North West

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Software Development Project Manager in the North West

Software Development Project Manager
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -21 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Cheshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -
Software Development Project Manager
England

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North West region featuring Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com