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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 392 427 420
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 51 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.097% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 27
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +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
19719 21546 20976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.92% 95.04% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16238 17250 17300
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 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Surrey +45 34 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex +8 12 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Berkshire +17 8 £50,000 +90.47%
Hampshire -2 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Oxfordshire - 3 £37,000 - 1
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 30 July 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 64 (74.42%) Project Management
2 43 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (37.21%) Finance
5 28 (32.56%) Degree
6 20 (23.26%) C#
7 19 (22.09%) QA
8 18 (20.93%) SDLC
9 17 (19.77%) Software Delivery
10 15 (17.44%) C++
10 15 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (16.28%) Java
12 13 (15.12%) APMP
13 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (13.95%) Data Management
14 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
14 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
14 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
14 11 (12.79%) Waterfall
14 11 (12.79%) Project Planning
15 10 (11.63%) .NET
16 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
16 9 (10.47%) Change Control
17 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
18 7 (8.14%) ITIL
18 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
18 7 (8.14%) Programme Management
18 7 (8.14%) Banking
19 6 (6.98%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.16%) Documentum
1 1 (1.16%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Ant
General
1 32 (37.21%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
2 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Military
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) HTML
3 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.65%) Physics
3 4 (4.65%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) PMI
4 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (74.42%) Project Management
2 43 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.93%) SDLC
5 17 (19.77%) Software Delivery
6 15 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.95%) Data Management
8 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.79%) Project Planning
8 11 (12.79%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.47%) Change Control
9 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.14%) ITIL
10 7 (8.14%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.98%) ITSM
11 6 (6.98%) Migration
11 6 (6.98%) Line Management
11 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
11 6 (6.98%) Release Management
12 5 (5.81%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) C#
2 15 (17.44%) C++
3 14 (16.28%) Java
4 6 (6.98%) C
5 5 (5.81%) SQL
5 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (32.56%) Degree
2 13 (15.12%) APMP
3 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (4.65%) PhD
6 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.16%) PMP
7 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.09%) QA
2 6 (6.98%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.98%) TickIT
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Northgate
2 2 (2.33%) Civica
2 2 (2.33%) Capita
2 2 (2.33%) Orchard
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago