The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 210 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 53 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.60% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.64% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 59
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,400 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7639 7232 8194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.77% 94.55% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6379 6190 6968
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Cambridgeshire +24 25 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Hertfordshire -14 10 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Bedfordshire -5 8 £48,750 -2.50%
Essex +1 7 £75,000 +36.36%
Suffolk +9 3 £35,000 -39.13%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (32.11%) Java
2 33 (30.28%) Software Engineering
3 30 (27.52%) C#
3 30 (27.52%) Scrum
4 25 (22.94%) SQL
5 24 (22.02%) C++
5 24 (22.02%) Degree
6 22 (20.18%) .NET
7 20 (18.35%) Waterfall
8 17 (15.60%) Project Management
9 15 (13.76%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
11 13 (11.93%) QA
12 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.09%) TDD
14 10 (9.17%) Finance
14 10 (9.17%) J2EE
14 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
15 9 (8.26%) Linux
15 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET
15 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
16 8 (7.34%) C
16 8 (7.34%) OO
16 8 (7.34%) SOA
17 7 (6.42%) Test Automation
17 7 (6.42%) Retail
17 7 (6.42%) Spring
17 7 (6.42%) MVC
17 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) Wireless
2 3 (2.75%) TETRA
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) LTE
3 1 (0.92%) IGMP
3 1 (0.92%) DVB
3 1 (0.92%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.92%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.75%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.75%) FitNesse
2 3 (2.75%) Subversion
3 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.83%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.92%) Maven
4 1 (0.92%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.92%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.92%) PVCS
4 1 (0.92%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (9.17%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Retail
3 6 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.59%) German Language
5 4 (3.67%) Electronics
6 3 (2.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 2 (1.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.92%) Games
8 1 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) .NET
2 10 (9.17%) J2EE
3 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.42%) Spring
4 7 (6.42%) Web Services
5 6 (5.50%) XML
5 6 (5.50%) HTML
5 6 (5.50%) jQuery
6 5 (4.59%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.67%) SOAP
7 4 (3.67%) XSLT
7 4 (3.67%) DHTML
8 2 (1.83%) CSS
8 2 (1.83%) WCF
8 2 (1.83%) Ajax
8 2 (1.83%) JSON
8 2 (1.83%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.83%) HTML5
8 2 (1.83%) CSS3
8 2 (1.83%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
1 5 (4.59%) Firmware
2 4 (3.67%) VHDL
2 4 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.75%) Verilog
3 3 (2.75%) ASIC
4 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.83%) Physics
4 2 (1.83%) Biotechnology
4 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) Open Source
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) Mechatronics
5 1 (0.92%) STB
5 1 (0.92%) DTV
5 1 (0.92%) MPEG
5 1 (0.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.26%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Android
3 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.28%) Software Engineering
3 30 (27.52%) Scrum
4 20 (18.35%) Waterfall
5 17 (15.60%) Project Management
6 15 (13.76%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (10.09%) TDD
9 8 (7.34%) OO
9 8 (7.34%) SOA
10 7 (6.42%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.42%) MVC
10 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.50%) MVVM
12 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.67%) Web Development
13 4 (3.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.11%) Java
2 30 (27.52%) C#
3 25 (22.94%) SQL
4 24 (22.02%) C++
5 8 (7.34%) C
6 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.67%) PHP
7 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.75%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.92%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 24 (22.02%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.92%) APMP
4 1 (0.92%) MCP
4 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) QA
2 6 (5.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.92%) AccuRev
2 1 (0.92%) LANDesk
2 1 (0.92%) Perforce
2 1 (0.92%) VMware
2 1 (0.92%) Macrovision
2 1 (0.92%) Altiris
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle
2 1 (0.92%) Symantec
2 1 (0.92%) BMC
2 1 (0.92%) Pegasus
2 1 (0.92%) Sage
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