The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 101 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 17 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% 0.61% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.63% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 22
Average salary £61,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £40,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
Software 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
1692 1425 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.27% 96.02% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1206 1812
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
2 16 (45.71%) Java
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) C++
5 11 (31.43%) Degree
6 10 (28.57%) C#
7 8 (22.86%) C
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) Python
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
9 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 5 (14.29%) Internet
9 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Release Management
10 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
10 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
11 3 (8.57%) B2B
11 3 (8.57%) Project Management
12 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (5.71%) PMI
12 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (2.86%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) GSM
2 1 (2.86%) UMTS
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) 2G
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) 3G
2 1 (2.86%) DVB
2 1 (2.86%) LTE
2 1 (2.86%) 4G
2 1 (2.86%) TETRA
2 1 (2.86%) IGMP
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (5.71%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) MPEG
4 1 (2.86%) DTV
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Release Management
5 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.57%) B2B
6 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) C++
3 10 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) C
5 6 (17.14%) Python
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£65,000 DOE
Posted: 21 days ago