The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 111 107 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.41% 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £52,500 £82,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Software Development Manager
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1634 1433 2053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.50% 96.11% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1195 1789
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Manager in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the Cambridge region.

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Development Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) C++
5 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) C
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Smart Meter
7 3 (18.75%) Python
8 1 (6.25%) STB
8 1 (6.25%) IGMP
8 1 (6.25%) MPEG
8 1 (6.25%) HTTP
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) DTV
8 1 (6.25%) DVB
8 1 (6.25%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 1 (6.25%) Marketing

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) DVB
1 1 (6.25%) IGMP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) MPEG
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) C
5 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft