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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 399 398 407
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 40 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 20
Average salary £51,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £44,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
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
19005 19476 19889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.59% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15508 15452 16759
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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
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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
Oxfordshire - 21 £40,000 - 3
Surrey -4 9 £55,000 -4.34%
Berkshire -3 5 £62,500 +20.19%
Buckinghamshire +10 3 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Hampshire -12 2 £48,500 -5.36%
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 65 (78.31%) Project Management
2 45 (54.22%) PRINCE2
3 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (27.71%) Finance
5 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
6 18 (21.69%) Degree
7 17 (20.48%) Waterfall
8 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (18.07%) C#
9 14 (16.87%) .NET
9 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
10 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
10 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
11 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
12 9 (10.84%) Migration
12 9 (10.84%) Scrum
12 9 (10.84%) C++
12 9 (10.84%) Data Migration
13 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (8.43%) Change Control
13 7 (8.43%) QA
13 7 (8.43%) HTML
13 7 (8.43%) Java
13 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
13 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
13 7 (8.43%) Supplier Management
14 6 (7.23%) Data Management
14 6 (7.23%) Workflow
14 6 (7.23%) SQL
14 6 (7.23%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Office
2 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Big Data
3 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) .NET
2 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (8.43%) HTML
3 6 (7.23%) HTML5
3 6 (7.23%) WCF
3 6 (7.23%) WPF
4 2 (2.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.20%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
1 5 (6.02%) Physics
1 5 (6.02%) Chemistry
1 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.20%) DTV
3 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) Open Source
3 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (78.31%) Project Management
2 45 (54.22%) PRINCE2
3 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.48%) Waterfall
5 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.84%) Migration
7 9 (10.84%) Data Migration
7 9 (10.84%) Scrum
8 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.43%) Change Control
8 7 (8.43%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.23%) Data Management
9 6 (7.23%) Budget Control
9 6 (7.23%) Workflow
10 5 (6.02%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.82%) Release Management
12 3 (3.61%) User Stories
12 3 (3.61%) Business Development
12 3 (3.61%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) C#
2 9 (10.84%) C++
3 7 (8.43%) Java
4 6 (7.23%) SQL
5 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) Degree
2 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (6.02%) PhD
4 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (6.02%) APMP
5 3 (3.61%) VCP4
6 1 (1.20%) PMP
6 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.20%) SAP
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