The median annual salary for a Software Development Project Manager was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 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
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 236 238
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 10 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.077% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.079% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Median salary £48,750 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.87% +2.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% -13.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5072 5041 5830
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.00% 97.62% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4219 4271 4917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Software Development Project Manager in the South West

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Project Manager in the South West

Software Development Project Manager
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bristol -14 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Wiltshire - 3 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire +1 1 £55,000 -
Somerset - 1 £52,500 -
Software Development Project Manager
England

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region featuring Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) Project Management
4 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
5 9 (39.13%) .NET
6 8 (34.78%) Banking
6 8 (34.78%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) Retail
8 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) Big Data
9 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (13.04%) User Experience
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) C#
10 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
11 2 (8.70%) HTML
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.70%) SQL
11 2 (8.70%) VBScript
11 2 (8.70%) OO
11 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
3 8 (34.78%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Retail
5 2 (8.70%) Advertising
5 2 (8.70%) Electronics
5 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) CA
1 2 (8.70%) Lotus
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft