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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 208 205 208
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 44 38 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.52% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.55% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 65
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
7382 6886 8679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.18% 95.02% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 5911 7362
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +10 19 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Hertfordshire -16 9 £55,000 -10.20% 1
Bedfordshire -6 8 £50,000 - 1
Essex +8 6 £67,500 +22.17% 1
Suffolk +13 2 £45,000 -16.27%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.00%) Java
3 27 (27.00%) Software Engineering
4 25 (25.00%) Scrum
5 23 (23.00%) C#
6 20 (20.00%) Degree
6 20 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 19 (19.00%) .NET
8 18 (18.00%) C++
8 18 (18.00%) SQL
9 17 (17.00%) Project Management
10 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (14.00%) Finance
11 13 (13.00%) QA
12 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (11.00%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (10.00%) TDD
14 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
15 9 (9.00%) PRINCE2
16 8 (8.00%) SOA
17 7 (7.00%) OO
17 7 (7.00%) C
17 7 (7.00%) J2EE
17 7 (7.00%) Retail
17 7 (7.00%) Spring
17 7 (7.00%) Test Automation
17 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
18 6 (6.00%) MVVM
18 6 (6.00%) SaaS
18 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Wireless
2 4 (4.00%) HTTP
3 3 (3.00%) TETRA
4 2 (2.00%) LTE
4 2 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.00%) 3G
5 1 (1.00%) DVB
5 1 (1.00%) 2G
5 1 (1.00%) GSM
5 1 (1.00%) UMTS
5 1 (1.00%) WCDMA
5 1 (1.00%) 4G
5 1 (1.00%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.00%) Subversion
2 3 (3.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.00%) Maven
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Retail
3 6 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.00%) German Language
5 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.00%) Local Government
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.00%) J2EE
2 7 (7.00%) Spring
3 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.00%) HTML
5 3 (3.00%) Web Services
5 3 (3.00%) XML
5 3 (3.00%) CSS
5 3 (3.00%) Ajax
5 3 (3.00%) jQuery
6 2 (2.00%) WCF
6 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.00%) JSON
6 2 (2.00%) HTML5
6 2 (2.00%) CSS3
6 2 (2.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.00%) Velocity
7 1 (1.00%) SOAP
7 1 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.00%) Physics
3 2 (2.00%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.00%) Open Source
4 1 (1.00%) MPEG
4 1 (1.00%) PMI
4 1 (1.00%) DTV
4 1 (1.00%) VHDL
4 1 (1.00%) STB
4 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.00%) Software Engineering
3 25 (25.00%) Scrum
4 20 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 17 (17.00%) Project Management
6 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.00%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (10.00%) TDD
9 9 (9.00%) PRINCE2
10 8 (8.00%) SOA
11 7 (7.00%) OO
11 7 (7.00%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.00%) MVVM
12 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (5.00%) Programme Management
13 5 (5.00%) Time Management
14 4 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (4.00%) MVC
14 4 (4.00%) Configuration Management
14 4 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) Java
2 23 (23.00%) C#
3 18 (18.00%) C++
3 18 (18.00%) SQL
4 7 (7.00%) C
5 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.00%) PHP
6 3 (3.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) APMP
4 1 (1.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) QA
2 6 (6.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.00%) BMC
2 1 (1.00%) Pegasus
2 1 (1.00%) Sage
2 1 (1.00%) Symantec
2 1 (1.00%) VMware
2 1 (1.00%) Macrovision
2 1 (1.00%) Altiris
2 1 (1.00%) LANDesk
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