Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 199 143
Rank change year-on-year -31 -56 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 38 87 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.53% 1.05% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.08% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 28 75 198
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,375 £32,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £55,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6953 8072 9492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.56% 97.83% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5960 6755 7516
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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 -12 21 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Halifax -10 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Bradford -7 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Otley - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 £33,750 -
Software Project Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Finance
3 13 (34.21%) Scrum
3 13 (34.21%) Project Management
4 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 12 (31.58%) SDLC
5 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
6 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.79%) Business Transformation
7 6 (15.79%) Retail
8 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (10.53%) Degree
9 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
9 4 (10.53%) Coaching
10 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
11 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
11 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.63%) People Management
12 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 1 (2.63%) IT Strategy
12 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
12 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
12 1 (2.63%) Service Management
12 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.63%) ITSM
12 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
12 1 (2.63%) Microsoft

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 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 12 (31.58%) SDLC
4 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
5 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Business Transformation
6 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.53%) Coaching
8 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
10 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.63%) Electronic Trading
11 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (2.63%) High Availability
11 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
11 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
1 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago