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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 429 406 417
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 21 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 26
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £39,350 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Hampshire 0 12 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Surrey +1 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Berkshire -9 3 £47,500 -11.62% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (66.10%) Project Management
2 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.59%) PRINCE2
4 18 (30.51%) Java
4 18 (30.51%) Scrum
4 18 (30.51%) Finance
5 15 (25.42%) Degree
6 14 (23.73%) .NET
7 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
8 10 (16.95%) QA
8 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
9 9 (15.25%) MS Project
9 9 (15.25%) SaaS
10 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
10 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
10 8 (13.56%) Web Development
10 8 (13.56%) PHP
11 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.86%) PRINCE
11 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
11 7 (11.86%) Budget Control
12 5 (8.47%) Retail
12 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
12 5 (8.47%) C#
12 5 (8.47%) C++
12 5 (8.47%) HTML
12 5 (8.47%) CSS
13 4 (6.78%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.25%) MS Project
3 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.39%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.39%) SalesLogix
2 2 (3.39%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) ATM
2 1 (1.69%) TETRA
2 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) French Language
4 3 (5.08%) Law
5 2 (3.39%) Automotive
5 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) HTML
2 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) XHTML
3 4 (6.78%) jQuery
4 2 (3.39%) Velocity
5 1 (1.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.39%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.69%) Open Source
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Project Management
2 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.59%) PRINCE2
4 18 (30.51%) Scrum
5 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
7 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.56%) Web Development
8 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) PRINCE
8 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.86%) Budget Control
9 4 (6.78%) ITIL
9 4 (6.78%) CRM
9 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
9 4 (6.78%) Change Control
10 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
10 3 (5.08%) Earned Value Management
10 3 (5.08%) SEO
10 3 (5.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Java
2 8 (13.56%) PHP
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) C#
3 5 (8.47%) C++
4 4 (6.78%) SQL
5 3 (5.08%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.69%) PMP
5 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Sage
4 1 (1.69%) Mercator
4 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
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