The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 100 110 91
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 18 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.02% 0.30% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.32% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 31
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1670 1544 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.40% 93.12% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1362 1504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
Cambridgeshire

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 27 (61.36%) Software Engineering
2 23 (52.27%) C++
3 20 (45.45%) Java
3 20 (45.45%) C#
4 19 (43.18%) Degree
5 18 (40.91%) Scrum
5 18 (40.91%) SQL
6 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (22.73%) Project Management
9 6 (13.64%) C
9 6 (13.64%) Linux
10 5 (11.36%) Wireless
11 4 (9.09%) Electronics
11 4 (9.09%) Firmware
11 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (6.82%) Android
12 3 (6.82%) Finance
12 3 (6.82%) VHDL
12 3 (6.82%) Verilog
12 3 (6.82%) TETRA
12 3 (6.82%) .NET
12 3 (6.82%) PowerHouse
12 3 (6.82%) ASIC
12 3 (6.82%) Benchmarking
12 3 (6.82%) B2B
12 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (4.55%) Time Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Wireless
2 3 (6.82%) TETRA
3 1 (2.27%) IGMP
3 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (9.09%) Electronics
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) MFC
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Firmware
1 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.82%) ASIC
2 3 (6.82%) VHDL
2 3 (6.82%) Verilog
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) STB
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) DTV
4 1 (2.27%) MPEG
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Software Engineering
2 18 (40.91%) Scrum
3 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (22.73%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.82%) B2B
7 3 (6.82%) Benchmarking
8 2 (4.55%) Time Management
9 1 (2.27%) Product Management
9 1 (2.27%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.27%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) C++
2 20 (45.45%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) C#
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) C
5 3 (6.82%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago