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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 104 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +2.88%
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
1323 1734 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.11% 94.34% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1373 1380
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) DTV
4 1 (14.29%) DVB
4 1 (14.29%) STB
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (14.29%) APMP
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DVB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) STB
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft