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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 226 204 226
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 40 38 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.53% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.56% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 59
Average salary £53,750 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +11 16 £56,250 +7.14% 4
Hertfordshire -17 10 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Bedfordshire -8 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Essex -3 4 £51,000 -29.65% 3
Suffolk +9 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 19 September 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 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.68%) Java
3 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
4 23 (22.77%) Scrum
4 23 (22.77%) Waterfall
5 22 (21.78%) Project Management
6 19 (18.81%) C#
7 18 (17.82%) Degree
8 17 (16.83%) .NET
9 16 (15.84%) C++
9 16 (15.84%) Finance
10 15 (14.85%) SQL
11 13 (12.87%) QA
12 12 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
13 10 (9.90%) TDD
14 9 (8.91%) Spring
14 9 (8.91%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (8.91%) J2EE
14 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
14 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
15 8 (7.92%) SOA
15 8 (7.92%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (6.93%) Test Automation
16 7 (6.93%) SaaS
16 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
16 7 (6.93%) Retail
16 7 (6.93%) OO
16 7 (6.93%) C

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.99%) CMS
2 1 (0.99%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (0.99%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) Wireless
2 4 (3.96%) HTTP
3 3 (2.97%) TETRA
4 2 (1.98%) LTE
4 2 (1.98%) Internet
5 1 (0.99%) 3G
5 1 (0.99%) DVB
5 1 (0.99%) 2G
5 1 (0.99%) GSM
5 1 (0.99%) UMTS
5 1 (0.99%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.99%) 4G
5 1 (0.99%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.97%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.97%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.97%) Subversion
2 3 (2.97%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.98%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.99%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.99%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.99%) Maven
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (6.93%) Retail
4 5 (4.95%) German Language
5 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.98%) Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 2 (1.98%) Local Government
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.99%) Advertising
7 1 (0.99%) Back Office
7 1 (0.99%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) .NET
2 9 (8.91%) J2EE
2 9 (8.91%) Spring
3 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.97%) CSS
4 3 (2.97%) Ajax
4 3 (2.97%) HTML
5 2 (1.98%) WCF
5 2 (1.98%) jQuery
5 2 (1.98%) HTML5
5 2 (1.98%) CSS3
5 2 (1.98%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.98%) JSON
5 2 (1.98%) Web Services
5 2 (1.98%) XML
6 1 (0.99%) Velocity
6 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.96%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) Physics
4 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.99%) MPEG
5 1 (0.99%) PMI
5 1 (0.99%) DTV
5 1 (0.99%) VHDL
5 1 (0.99%) STB
5 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.99%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.99%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
3 23 (22.77%) Scrum
3 23 (22.77%) Waterfall
4 22 (21.78%) Project Management
5 12 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
6 10 (9.90%) TDD
7 9 (8.91%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
8 8 (7.92%) SOA
9 7 (6.93%) OO
9 7 (6.93%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.94%) MVVM
11 5 (4.95%) Coaching
11 5 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.95%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.96%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.96%) B2B
12 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.68%) Java
2 19 (18.81%) C#
3 16 (15.84%) C++
4 15 (14.85%) SQL
5 7 (6.93%) C
6 3 (2.97%) PHP
6 3 (2.97%) Python
6 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.99%) Perl
7 1 (0.99%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) APMP
4 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.98%) Sage
3 1 (0.99%) Macrovision
3 1 (0.99%) Pegasus
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