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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 285 302 285
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 32 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.33% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 57
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £98,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
10451 11344 11110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.82% 93.11% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9105 9745 10127
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 £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 27 (43.55%) Project Management
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.10%) Degree
4 17 (27.42%) Java
5 16 (25.81%) Finance
6 15 (24.19%) .NET
7 14 (22.58%) QA
8 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
8 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
9 12 (19.35%) Oracle
9 12 (19.35%) MS Office
9 12 (19.35%) Banking
10 11 (17.74%) Selenium
10 11 (17.74%) Manual Testing
10 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
11 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.52%) Scrum
13 8 (12.90%) SQL
13 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
14 7 (11.29%) C#
14 7 (11.29%) UNIX
14 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
15 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (9.68%) Linux
15 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
15 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
16 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
16 5 (8.06%) Kindle
16 5 (8.06%) Business Continuity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Selenium
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.84%) ClearCase
3 3 (4.84%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.23%) Ant
4 2 (3.23%) JUnit
4 2 (3.23%) TestNG
4 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.23%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.61%) Hudson
5 1 (1.61%) WiX
5 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.61%) MSI
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Front Office
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.23%) Back Office
5 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) .NET
2 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) SOAP
3 2 (3.23%) J2EE
3 2 (3.23%) Spring
3 2 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
4 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.61%) WCF
4 1 (1.61%) HTML5
4 1 (1.61%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.06%) PMI
2 5 (8.06%) Kindle
2 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.84%) CMDB
5 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.61%) Equities
6 1 (1.61%) Economics
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) UNIX
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) Solaris
4 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Project Management
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
4 11 (17.74%) Manual Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
5 9 (14.52%) Scrum
6 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (8.06%) BCP
9 5 (8.06%) Business Continuity
10 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.45%) ITIL
10 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.45%) Software Licensing
11 3 (4.84%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) Java
2 8 (12.90%) SQL
3 7 (11.29%) C#
4 5 (8.06%) C
5 4 (6.45%) Perl
6 3 (4.84%) PHP
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) Scala
7 2 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) PMP
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) LPIC
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) QA
2 5 (8.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Sybase
3 3 (4.84%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) Tableau
4 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
4 2 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (1.61%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) Macrovision
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