The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 164 130
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 25 47 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.70% 1.08% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.12% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 76
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 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 3475 4213 4861
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.69% 97.21% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 3459 3829
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £26,460
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Leeds +8 18 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Otley - 2 - -
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Software Project Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) SDLC
3 17 (34.69%) Project Management
4 16 (32.65%) Scrum
5 14 (28.57%) Finance
5 14 (28.57%) Software Delivery
6 12 (24.49%) Waterfall
6 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
7 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
8 9 (18.37%) Supplier Management
8 9 (18.37%) Degree
9 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.29%) Retail
10 7 (14.29%) Business Transformation
11 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (6.12%) ISEB
12 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (6.12%) JIRA
12 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (6.12%) Kanban
12 3 (6.12%) Confluence
12 3 (6.12%) Banking
12 3 (6.12%) Coaching
13 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
14 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
14 1 (2.04%) Games
14 1 (2.04%) Law
14 1 (2.04%) Migration
14 1 (2.04%) Middleware

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) FastStats
1 1 (2.04%) Unica
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
1 1 (2.04%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) SDLC
3 17 (34.69%) Project Management
4 16 (32.65%) Scrum
5 14 (28.57%) Software Delivery
6 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
6 12 (24.49%) Waterfall
7 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
8 9 (18.37%) Supplier Management
9 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.29%) Business Transformation
11 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (6.12%) Coaching
12 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (6.12%) Kanban
13 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
14 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
14 1 (2.04%) Direct Marketing
14 1 (2.04%) High Availability
14 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Huddersfield
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Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits on Application
Posted: 4 days ago