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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 118 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 14 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.66% 0.77% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.80% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 3
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £67,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
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
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 28 August 2015. 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 +13 11 £55,000 - 3
Peterborough - 1 £50,000 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (80.00%) Project Management
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) PRINCE2
4 16 (53.33%) C
5 15 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (43.33%) MS Project
8 12 (40.00%) C++
8 12 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
9 11 (36.67%) Time Management
10 8 (26.67%) Java
10 8 (26.67%) C#
11 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
11 7 (23.33%) Skype
12 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 5 (16.67%) People Management
13 5 (16.67%) Finance
14 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 4 (13.33%) SDLC
14 4 (13.33%) Degree
15 3 (10.00%) Line Management
15 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
15 3 (10.00%) Linux
15 3 (10.00%) Python
16 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
16 2 (6.67%) ERP
16 2 (6.67%) Workflow
16 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
16 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
16 2 (6.67%) Scrum

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) DVB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) STB
2 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Project Management
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) PRINCE2
4 15 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
6 11 (36.67%) Time Management
7 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.67%) People Management
10 4 (13.33%) SDLC
11 3 (10.00%) Line Management
12 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 2 (6.67%) Scrum
12 2 (6.67%) ERP
12 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 2 (6.67%) Workflow
13 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
13 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C
2 12 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) APMP
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) PMP
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top package
Posted: 18 days ago