The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 355 355 345
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 97 101 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.51% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 74 96 81
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
Software Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18573 19957 19610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15921 16306 15518
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +13 37 £52,500 -3.66% 1
Berkshire +11 21 £51,250 -6.81% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 11 £37,500 -30.87%
Hampshire +14 10 £45,000 -5.26% 3
West Sussex -6 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire -22 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Middlesex - 5 £67,500 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Software Project Manager
England

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 111 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (62.29%) Project Management
3 108 (61.71%) PRINCE2
4 41 (23.43%) Waterfall
4 41 (23.43%) Scrum
5 39 (22.29%) Microsoft
6 38 (21.71%) Finance
7 37 (21.14%) Software Delivery
8 36 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (18.86%) .NET
10 32 (18.29%) Project Planning
11 31 (17.71%) SDLC
12 30 (17.14%) PMI Certification
13 29 (16.57%) SQL
14 26 (14.86%) PMP
15 24 (13.71%) CRM
16 23 (13.14%) ITIL
17 22 (12.57%) MS Project
18 21 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 20 (11.43%) Degree
20 19 (10.86%) C#
20 19 (10.86%) MS Excel
21 18 (10.29%) Programme Management
22 16 (9.14%) Java
23 14 (8.00%) Web Services
23 14 (8.00%) QA
23 14 (8.00%) APMP
23 14 (8.00%) Change Control
24 13 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 13 (7.43%) Dynamics CRM

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.14%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) Documentum
4 1 (0.57%) FileNet
4 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (12.57%) MS Project
2 19 (10.86%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.57%) MS Office
4 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (7.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.57%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) SaaS
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Extranet
1 1 (0.57%) Internet
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.86%) Big Data
3 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.57%) GIS
4 1 (0.57%) OLAP
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.14%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 1 (0.57%) JIRA Agile
General
1 38 (21.71%) Finance
2 11 (6.29%) Retail
3 7 (4.00%) Marketing
4 5 (2.86%) Legal
4 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.29%) Banking
5 4 (2.29%) Games
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.14%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.86%) .NET
2 14 (8.00%) Web Services
3 3 (1.71%) Ajax
3 3 (1.71%) HTML
3 3 (1.71%) J2EE
3 3 (1.71%) jQuery
3 3 (1.71%) Middleware
3 3 (1.71%) REST
3 3 (1.71%) SOAP
3 3 (1.71%) Spring
3 3 (1.71%) Struts
4 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.57%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.43%) PMI
3 5 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.71%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.71%) NHS
6 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.57%) EPoS
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) PKI
7 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (62.29%) Project Management
3 108 (61.71%) PRINCE2
4 41 (23.43%) Scrum
4 41 (23.43%) Waterfall
5 37 (21.14%) Software Delivery
6 36 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (18.29%) Project Planning
8 31 (17.71%) SDLC
9 24 (13.71%) CRM
10 23 (13.14%) ITIL
11 18 (10.29%) Programme Management
12 14 (8.00%) Change Control
13 12 (6.86%) Business Analysis
13 12 (6.86%) Line Management
13 12 (6.86%) Presales
14 11 (6.29%) Web Application Development
15 9 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (5.14%) ERP
15 9 (5.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.57%) SQL
2 19 (10.86%) C#
3 16 (9.14%) Java
4 6 (3.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.86%) C++
6 3 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (1.14%) C
8 1 (0.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 30 (17.14%) PMI Certification
2 26 (14.86%) PMP
3 21 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (11.43%) Degree
5 14 (8.00%) APMP
6 13 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.71%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 39 (22.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle
3 3 (1.71%) IBM
3 3 (1.71%) SAP
4 1 (0.57%) Rally
Middlesex
Nakama
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago