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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 405 425 411
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 42 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 30
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
19850 22279 21260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.82% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16075 18103 17609
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +41 21 £56,250 +12.50% 3
Berkshire +12 9 £58,750 +2.17% 2
West Sussex +6 7 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £37,000 - 4
Hampshire -6 3 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 66 (76.74%) Project Management
2 45 (52.33%) PRINCE2
3 35 (40.70%) Finance
4 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (30.23%) Degree
6 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
7 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
7 20 (23.26%) Software Delivery
8 17 (19.77%) Waterfall
9 14 (16.28%) C#
10 13 (15.12%) Migration
10 13 (15.12%) Data Migration
11 12 (13.95%) QA
12 11 (12.79%) .NET
13 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (11.63%) Release Management
13 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
14 9 (10.47%) Supplier Management
14 9 (10.47%) Project Planning
14 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (9.30%) SDLC
15 8 (9.30%) Data Management
15 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
15 8 (9.30%) Computer Science
15 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
15 8 (9.30%) SQL
15 8 (9.30%) Java
16 7 (8.14%) C++
16 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (1.16%) FileNet
1 1 (1.16%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Office
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Ant
General
1 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.14%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Local Government
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.81%) Physics
3 5 (5.81%) Chemistry
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) PMI
5 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (76.74%) Project Management
2 45 (52.33%) PRINCE2
3 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (23.26%) Software Delivery
5 17 (19.77%) Waterfall
6 13 (15.12%) Migration
6 13 (15.12%) Data Migration
7 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.63%) Release Management
7 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.47%) Supplier Management
8 9 (10.47%) Project Planning
9 8 (9.30%) SDLC
9 8 (9.30%) Data Management
10 7 (8.14%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.14%) Scrum
10 7 (8.14%) Change Control
11 6 (6.98%) Workflow
12 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
13 4 (4.65%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) C#
2 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 8 (9.30%) Java
3 7 (8.14%) C++
4 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (8.14%) APMP
4 5 (5.81%) PhD
5 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Northgate
2 2 (2.33%) Civica
2 2 (2.33%) Capita
2 2 (2.33%) Orchard
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle
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