The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 113 138 114
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 24 5 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 0.21% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.22% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 38
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2236 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1931 2358
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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
East of England

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 15 £50,000 - 2
Huntingdon - 5 £57,500 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (46.15%) Scrum
3 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) C#
4 22 (42.31%) Java
5 21 (40.38%) C++
6 18 (34.62%) SQL
6 18 (34.62%) Degree
7 14 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (23.08%) Project Management
9 7 (13.46%) .NET
9 7 (13.46%) OO
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.54%) C
10 6 (11.54%) Linux
10 6 (11.54%) QA
11 5 (9.62%) German Language
11 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
11 5 (9.62%) Wireless
11 5 (9.62%) Retail
12 4 (7.69%) Electronics
12 4 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
12 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (7.69%) Firmware
12 4 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
13 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
13 3 (5.77%) Android
13 3 (5.77%) PowerHouse

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Project
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Wireless
2 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) TETRA
3 1 (1.92%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.92%) DVB
3 1 (1.92%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (9.62%) German Language
1 5 (9.62%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) Ajax
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) WCF
3 2 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (3.85%) CSS3
3 2 (3.85%) Backbone.js
3 2 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.92%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Firmware
1 4 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) ASIC
2 3 (5.77%) VHDL
2 3 (5.77%) Verilog
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Open Source
4 1 (1.92%) MPEG
4 1 (1.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (46.15%) Scrum
3 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (23.08%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) OO
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Benchmarking
8 3 (5.77%) B2B
8 3 (5.77%) MVC
9 2 (3.85%) TDD
9 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.85%) SOA
9 2 (3.85%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Security Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.85%) Time Management
10 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.92%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) C#
1 22 (42.31%) Java
2 21 (40.38%) C++
3 18 (34.62%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) C
5 3 (5.77%) PowerHouse
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
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