The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading 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.

Software Project Manager
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 125 117
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 4 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 0.39% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.41% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 52
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £40,625 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.88% -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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1254 1728 2205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 96.98% 96.59% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 7383 9339
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Reading

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in Reading

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in Reading over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Project Manager in Reading

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Reading region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com

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

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com