The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 124 134 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 19 3 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.13% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.14% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 46
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £51,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Software Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2360 2151 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.35% 94.30% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1850 2486
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 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 27 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 +6 13 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Huntingdon - 3 £57,500 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
2 23 (48.94%) Scrum
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (44.68%) Java
5 20 (42.55%) C#
6 17 (36.17%) C++
7 16 (34.04%) Degree
8 14 (29.79%) SQL
9 11 (23.40%) Project Management
9 11 (23.40%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (14.89%) OO
11 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
11 6 (12.77%) .NET
11 6 (12.77%) C
11 6 (12.77%) QA
12 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
12 5 (10.64%) German Language
12 5 (10.64%) Retail
13 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (8.51%) Wireless
13 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
13 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
13 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
14 3 (6.38%) HTTP
14 3 (6.38%) B2B
14 3 (6.38%) Linux
14 3 (6.38%) TETRA

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Wireless
2 3 (6.38%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) TETRA
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) 3G
4 1 (2.13%) DVB
4 1 (2.13%) 2G
4 1 (2.13%) GSM
4 1 (2.13%) UMTS
4 1 (2.13%) IGMP
4 1 (2.13%) LTE
4 1 (2.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
1 5 (10.64%) German Language
2 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) CSS
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) Ajax
3 2 (4.26%) JSON
3 2 (4.26%) WCF
3 2 (4.26%) jQuery
3 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 2 (4.26%) CSS3
3 2 (4.26%) Backbone.js
3 2 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) STB
4 1 (2.13%) MPEG
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
2 23 (48.94%) Scrum
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.40%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (23.40%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) B2B
8 3 (6.38%) MVC
8 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) TDD
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Security Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.26%) SOA
9 2 (4.26%) Time Management
10 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) C#
3 17 (36.17%) C++
4 14 (29.79%) SQL
5 6 (12.77%) C
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £53000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Package incl. Bonus + Relocation
Posted: 4 days ago