The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Project Manager
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 40 61
Rank change year-on-year -13 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.02% 6.06% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 6.18% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 12
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £57,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 549 712 758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.69% 98.07% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 3460 2630
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Southampton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in Southampton.

Salary trend for Project Manager in Southampton

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Southampton over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Southampton

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 39 (81.25%) Project Management
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 15 (31.25%) Finance
4 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (27.08%) Retail
6 11 (22.92%) Scrum
6 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (18.75%) Degree
8 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 8 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.58%) Software Delivery
9 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
10 6 (12.50%) Budget Control
10 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 6 (12.50%) User Experience
10 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 6 (12.50%) Windows
11 5 (10.42%) ITIL
11 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle
11 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.42%) MS Project Server
11 5 (10.42%) QA
12 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
12 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
12 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
12 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (10.42%) MS Project Server
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (12.50%) User Experience
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Project Management
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.92%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 7 (14.58%) Software Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Budget Control
7 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.42%) ITIL
9 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
11 2 (4.17%) Information Security
11 2 (4.17%) Logistics
11 2 (4.17%) PLM
11 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C#
1 3 (6.25%) Java
1 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Apple
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Capita
Southampton, Hampshire
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