The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Project Manager
England / South East
Rank 308 391 348
Rank change year-on-year +83 -43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 73 69 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.37% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 65 58 88
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,900 £72,900
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14422 18600 19935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.51% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12036 15863 16077
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Software Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager 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 in the South East.

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in the South East

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Project Manager 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +24 17 £42,500 -5.55% 4
East Sussex - 14 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +33 10 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Berkshire +26 9 £47,500 +2.70% 3
West Sussex +15 9 £45,000 -14.28%
Oxfordshire +7 9 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Kent +21 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Software Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 77 (61.60%) Project Management
2 58 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (42.40%) PRINCE2
4 37 (29.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (28.80%) Finance
6 29 (23.20%) Scrum
7 27 (21.60%) Waterfall
8 26 (20.80%) SDLC
8 26 (20.80%) Software Delivery
8 26 (20.80%) .NET
9 20 (16.00%) Degree
10 19 (15.20%) MS Project
10 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
11 18 (14.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 18 (14.40%) PMI
11 18 (14.40%) PMI Certification
12 16 (12.80%) Risk Management
13 15 (12.00%) PMP
13 15 (12.00%) PRINCE
14 14 (11.20%) Java
14 14 (11.20%) Project Planning
15 13 (10.40%) QA
16 12 (9.60%) SQL
16 12 (9.60%) ITIL
16 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
17 11 (8.80%) Resource Management
17 11 (8.80%) Retail
17 11 (8.80%) Customer Requirements
18 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (8.00%) CRM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.40%) CMS
2 3 (2.40%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (15.20%) MS Project
2 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.20%) MS Office
4 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (3.20%) Bankmaster
2 4 (3.20%) CA PPM
2 4 (3.20%) Finacle
2 4 (3.20%) Misys Equation
2 4 (3.20%) Primavera
2 4 (3.20%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.20%) Internet
3 2 (1.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) JIRA
1 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (28.80%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Retail
3 8 (6.40%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.80%) Banking
4 6 (4.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (4.00%) Games
6 4 (3.20%) German Language
6 4 (3.20%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.40%) French Language
8 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.80%) Advertising
9 1 (0.80%) Electronics
9 1 (0.80%) Legal
9 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.80%) .NET
2 8 (6.40%) HTML
3 7 (5.60%) CGI
4 5 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) PMI
2 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.20%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.60%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.20%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (3.20%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.40%) EPoS
7 3 (2.40%) NHS
7 3 (2.40%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.60%) iPad
9 1 (0.80%) Contactless
9 1 (0.80%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Unix
2 6 (4.80%) Windows
3 5 (4.00%) Android
3 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (61.60%) Project Management
2 58 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (42.40%) PRINCE2
4 37 (29.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (23.20%) Scrum
6 27 (21.60%) Waterfall
7 26 (20.80%) SDLC
7 26 (20.80%) Software Delivery
8 16 (12.80%) Risk Management
9 15 (12.00%) PRINCE
10 14 (11.20%) Project Planning
11 12 (9.60%) ITIL
12 11 (8.80%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (8.80%) Resource Management
13 10 (8.00%) CRM
13 10 (8.00%) ERP
14 9 (7.20%) Matrix Management
15 8 (6.40%) E-Commerce
15 8 (6.40%) Line Management
16 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.20%) Java
2 12 (9.60%) SQL
3 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.60%) Perl
4 5 (4.00%) C#
4 5 (4.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (1.60%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Degree
2 18 (14.40%) PMI Certification
2 18 (14.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 15 (12.00%) PMP
4 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.60%) HNC
6 1 (0.80%) APMP
6 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.60%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.40%) SAP
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle
4 5 (4.00%) Apple
5 4 (3.20%) Avaloq
5 4 (3.20%) CA
5 4 (3.20%) FIS
5 4 (3.20%) Misys
5 4 (3.20%) Planview
5 4 (3.20%) SunGard
5 4 (3.20%) Temenos
6 1 (0.80%) Baan
6 1 (0.80%) Epicor
6 1 (0.80%) Infor
6 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.80%) SYSPRO
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 50k (neg) + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Extensive Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ringwood
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Inc Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago