The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 22 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.01% 1.78% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.82% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £42,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.55% -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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 393 549 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.50% 97.86% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 365 513 608
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Suffolk

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in Suffolk

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bury St Edmunds +6 6 £55,000 +6.79%
Ipswich +6 2 £56,250 -6.25%
Software Project Manager
East of England

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) RUP
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) PMP
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) RUP
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft