The median annual salary for a Software Development Project Manager was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager - Software Development
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 233 197
Rank change year-on-year +32 -36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 5 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 19
Median salary £58,750 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.68% -17.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4522 5924 4891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.37% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4820 4179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Software Development Project Manager in the West Midlands

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Project Manager in the West Midlands

Software Development Project Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Staffordshire +15 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Birmingham +17 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Software Development Project Manager
England

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Midlands region featuring Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Programming
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Riak
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Riak
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Programming
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript