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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 401 403 411
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 37 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 31
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire +16 10 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Surrey -1 10 £53,500 -6.95% 1
West Sussex -1 5 £50,000 -4.76%
East Sussex -3 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Oxfordshire +5 3 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £65,000 +62.50%
Hampshire -20 2 £49,000 +40.00%
Isle of Wight - 1 £35,000 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 46 (71.88%) Project Management
2 30 (46.88%) PRINCE2
3 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (35.94%) Degree
5 19 (29.69%) Finance
6 16 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
8 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
9 12 (18.75%) .NET
10 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
11 10 (15.63%) C#
11 10 (15.63%) Scrum
12 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.50%) C++
14 7 (10.94%) HTML
14 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
14 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
14 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
14 7 (10.94%) APMP
15 6 (9.38%) Java
15 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (9.38%) Data Management
15 6 (9.38%) Web Development
15 6 (9.38%) QA
15 6 (9.38%) WCF
15 6 (9.38%) WPF
15 6 (9.38%) Budget Control
15 6 (9.38%) HTML5
16 5 (7.81%) MS Project
16 5 (7.81%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.69%) Automotive
5 2 (3.13%) Law
5 2 (3.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
2 7 (10.94%) HTML
3 6 (9.38%) HTML5
3 6 (9.38%) WCF
3 6 (9.38%) WPF
4 1 (1.56%) jQuery
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.56%) Open Source
2 1 (1.56%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Project Management
2 30 (46.88%) PRINCE2
3 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
6 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
7 10 (15.63%) Scrum
8 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.38%) Data Management
9 6 (9.38%) Budget Control
9 6 (9.38%) Web Development
10 5 (7.81%) Business Development
10 5 (7.81%) Supplier Management
10 5 (7.81%) Usability Testing
10 5 (7.81%) User Stories
11 4 (6.25%) Change Control
11 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.69%) Coaching
12 3 (4.69%) Software Deployment
12 3 (4.69%) Earned Value Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) C#
2 8 (12.50%) C++
3 6 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (4.69%) C
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Degree
2 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) APMP
4 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) SAP
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