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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 219 221 220
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 35 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.58% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 28
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.18%
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
6872 7432 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 93.98% 96.36% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5828 6107 5917
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Cambridgeshire +10 13 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Hertfordshire 0 13 £60,750 +10.45% 3
Bedfordshire +8 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Suffolk +3 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Essex -11 2 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 47 (51.09%) Project Management
2 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.35%) C#
4 24 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 23 (25.00%) Degree
6 20 (21.74%) C
7 18 (19.57%) Java
8 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 15 (16.30%) .NET
9 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
10 14 (15.22%) MS Project
10 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (15.22%) SDLC
11 13 (14.13%) Agile Project Management
12 12 (13.04%) C++
12 12 (13.04%) SQL
13 11 (11.96%) Scrum
13 11 (11.96%) Time Management
14 9 (9.78%) Finance
15 8 (8.70%) JIRA
15 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
15 8 (8.70%) Line Management
15 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
16 7 (7.61%) Skype
16 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
16 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
17 6 (6.52%) J2EE
17 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET
17 6 (6.52%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.09%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.09%) Confluence
2 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Project
2 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) Skype
2 2 (2.17%) Wireless
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) QADirector
2 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.09%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Electronics
2 4 (4.35%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) J2EE
2 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.52%) jQuery
3 3 (3.26%) XML
3 3 (3.26%) WCF
3 3 (3.26%) WPF
4 2 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (2.17%) JSON
4 2 (2.17%) CSS
4 2 (2.17%) Ajax
5 1 (1.09%) Java EE
5 1 (1.09%) Web Services
5 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.09%) Spring
5 1 (1.09%) JSF
5 1 (1.09%) EJB
5 1 (1.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.43%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.17%) DTV
6 1 (1.09%) PMI
6 1 (1.09%) STB
6 1 (1.09%) Life Science
6 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Project Management
2 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.09%) PRINCE2
4 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (15.22%) SDLC
5 13 (14.13%) Agile Project Management
6 11 (11.96%) Time Management
6 11 (11.96%) Scrum
7 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.70%) Line Management
7 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.43%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.43%) MVC
9 5 (5.43%) SOA
9 5 (5.43%) People Management
10 4 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.35%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) C#
2 20 (21.74%) C
3 18 (19.57%) Java
4 12 (13.04%) C++
4 12 (13.04%) SQL
5 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.35%) PHP
8 3 (3.26%) Python
8 3 (3.26%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.17%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) VBA
10 1 (1.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) Degree
2 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.26%) PMP
4 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.17%) APMP
6 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) HP
4 2 (2.17%) SAP
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix
5 1 (1.09%) BEA
5 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
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Posted: 4 days ago
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