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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 102 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 4 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.75% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 10
Average salary £51,750 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,800 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
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
1410 1605 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.11% 95.54% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1409 1609
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 30 March 2015.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Development Manager
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) C
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Smart Meter
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 6 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago