The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 214 203 223
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 42 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.62% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 54
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
Software Manager
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7284 6814 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.21% 95.76% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5951 5815 7561
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +8 16 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Hertfordshire -26 11 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Bedfordshire -11 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Essex -4 6 £52,000 -28.27% 2
Suffolk +6 2 £55,000 +2.32%
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.63%) Java
3 25 (25.51%) Waterfall
4 22 (22.45%) Software Engineering
5 21 (21.43%) Scrum
5 21 (21.43%) Project Management
6 16 (16.33%) .NET
6 16 (16.33%) Finance
7 15 (15.31%) C#
8 14 (14.29%) Degree
8 14 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 13 (13.27%) QA
9 13 (13.27%) C++
10 12 (12.24%) SQL
10 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
12 10 (10.20%) TDD
13 9 (9.18%) Spring
13 9 (9.18%) SOA
13 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
13 9 (9.18%) J2EE
13 9 (9.18%) PRINCE2
14 8 (8.16%) OO
15 7 (7.14%) Test Automation
15 7 (7.14%) SaaS
15 7 (7.14%) Retail
15 7 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (6.12%) B2B
16 6 (6.12%) ISO 9001

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (3.06%) CMS
2 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (1.02%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) HTTP
1 5 (5.10%) Wireless
2 3 (3.06%) TETRA
3 2 (2.04%) Internet
3 2 (2.04%) LTE
4 1 (1.02%) 4G
4 1 (1.02%) GSM
4 1 (1.02%) SMS
4 1 (1.02%) UMTS
4 1 (1.02%) WCDMA
4 1 (1.02%) 3G
4 1 (1.02%) DVB
4 1 (1.02%) IGMP
4 1 (1.02%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SpecFlow
1 3 (3.06%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.06%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.04%) Subversion
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.02%) Maven
3 1 (1.02%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Retail
2 7 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.10%) German Language
4 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.06%) Back Office
5 2 (2.04%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Local Government
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) .NET
2 9 (9.18%) Spring
2 9 (9.18%) J2EE
3 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.08%) Ajax
4 4 (4.08%) CSS
4 4 (4.08%) HTML
5 2 (2.04%) JSON
5 2 (2.04%) Web Services
5 2 (2.04%) XML
5 2 (2.04%) WCF
5 2 (2.04%) jQuery
5 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.04%) HTML5
5 2 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (2.04%) CSS3
5 2 (2.04%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.02%) Velocity
6 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) MPEG
5 1 (1.02%) DTV
5 1 (1.02%) PMI
5 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.02%) Physics
5 1 (1.02%) STB
5 1 (1.02%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.51%) Waterfall
3 22 (22.45%) Software Engineering
4 21 (21.43%) Scrum
4 21 (21.43%) Project Management
5 14 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.20%) TDD
8 9 (9.18%) SOA
8 9 (9.18%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.16%) OO
10 7 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (6.12%) B2B
11 6 (6.12%) MVVM
12 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.10%) Programme Management
13 4 (4.08%) MVC
13 4 (4.08%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.63%) Java
2 15 (15.31%) C#
3 13 (13.27%) C++
4 12 (12.24%) SQL
5 6 (6.12%) C
6 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.06%) PHP
7 3 (3.06%) Python
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.02%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.02%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) APMP
4 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) QA
2 6 (6.12%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.04%) Sage
3 1 (1.02%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.02%) BMC
3 1 (1.02%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.02%) Macrovision
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £80k package DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£65,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Connections
Salary: to £52,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 26 days ago