Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Software Project Manager
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 186 233
Rank change year-on-year -35 +47 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 37 76 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.56% 1.05% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.07% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 72 70
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £34,200 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,200 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,464 7,108 8,625
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.63% 97.85% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5,505 6,127 7,093
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Leeds +3 28 £50,000 +14.29% 3
Bradford - 7 £47,500 - 3
Wetherby +11 2 £35,000 -9.68%
Software Project Manager
Yorkshire

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 22 (59.46%) Project Management
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (43.24%) Finance
4 10 (27.03%) Software Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE
7 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 5 (13.51%) Advertising
7 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Programme Management
7 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.81%) SDLC
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.41%) Python
10 2 (5.41%) C
10 2 (5.41%) Java
10 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
10 2 (5.41%) Office 365
10 2 (5.41%) Innovative Thinking
11 1 (2.70%) Coaching
11 1 (2.70%) Product Management
11 1 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
11 1 (2.70%) IT Strategy

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Project Management
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.03%) Software Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE
6 5 (13.51%) Programme Management
6 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Innovative Thinking
9 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.70%) Coaching
10 1 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (2.70%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com