The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 279 281 262
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 35 45 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 61
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
Software Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) Project Management
3 23 (32.86%) Java
3 23 (32.86%) Degree
4 22 (31.43%) Finance
5 17 (24.29%) .NET
5 17 (24.29%) Banking
6 15 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 14 (20.00%) Oracle
7 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
8 13 (18.57%) QA
9 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 12 (17.14%) Scrum
10 11 (15.71%) MS Office
11 10 (14.29%) Selenium
11 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 9 (12.86%) SQL
12 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
13 8 (11.43%) C
13 8 (11.43%) UNIX
13 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
13 8 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (11.43%) BCP
13 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
13 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
13 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
13 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
13 8 (11.43%) Data Structures

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) SSL
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Selenium
2 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.29%) ClearCase
3 3 (4.29%) ClearQuest
3 3 (4.29%) Subversion
3 3 (4.29%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.29%) Hudson
4 2 (2.86%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.86%) TestNG
4 2 (2.86%) Ant
4 2 (2.86%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Maven
5 1 (1.43%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 17 (24.29%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Front Office
4 4 (5.71%) Back Office
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.86%) Games
5 2 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.29%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) SOAP
3 3 (4.29%) J2EE
3 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.29%) Spring
4 2 (2.86%) Velocity
4 2 (2.86%) HTML5
4 2 (2.86%) REST
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) WinForms
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.43%) WCF
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.43%) Data Structures
3 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) PMI
3 6 (8.57%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.29%) Equities
4 3 (4.29%) Economics
4 3 (4.29%) CMDB
4 3 (4.29%) Kindle
4 3 (4.29%) SWIFT
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.86%) Wiki
5 2 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) UNIX
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Solaris
4 2 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) Project Management
3 15 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 12 (17.14%) Scrum
5 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
7 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
7 8 (11.43%) BCP
7 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.14%) RUP
8 5 (7.14%) Change Management
9 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.71%) ITIL
9 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.86%) Java
2 9 (12.86%) SQL
3 8 (11.43%) C
4 6 (8.57%) C#
5 4 (5.71%) Perl
6 3 (4.29%) PHP
6 3 (4.29%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (2.86%) Scala
8 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (32.86%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.29%) PMP
6 2 (2.86%) APMP
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) SLA
3 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Sybase
4 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 2 (2.86%) hybris
5 2 (2.86%) Tableau
5 2 (2.86%) Demandware
5 2 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.86%) ATG
5 2 (2.86%) Adobe
5 2 (2.86%) Informatica
5 2 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (1.43%) Remedy
6 1 (1.43%) Macrovision
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