The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 237 221 238
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 27 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.77% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 56
Median salary £60,000 £54,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.09% +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
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Software Manager in the job title.

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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 8 £60,000 -0.41%
Cambridgeshire -9 7 £85,000 +71.71% 1
Suffolk -3 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Norfolk +12 4 £42,500 -29.16%
Essex +1 3 £36,500 -32.09%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (34.33%) Project Management
4 18 (26.87%) Scrum
5 17 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (23.88%) PRINCE2
6 16 (23.88%) Marketing
7 15 (22.39%) MS Project
7 15 (22.39%) .NET
8 14 (20.90%) C#
8 14 (20.90%) Line Management
8 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
9 13 (19.40%) C
9 13 (19.40%) SQL
9 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
10 12 (17.91%) Finance
11 11 (16.42%) Java
12 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
12 10 (14.93%) HTML
12 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
13 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
13 9 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (13.43%) Banking
13 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
13 9 (13.43%) Agile Project Management
13 9 (13.43%) Software Licensing
13 9 (13.43%) Skype
14 8 (11.94%) Patch Management
14 8 (11.94%) Software Asset Management
14 8 (11.94%) Issue Tracking

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Project
2 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) IaaS
1 8 (11.94%) PaaS
1 8 (11.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Skype
2 6 (8.96%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (23.88%) Marketing
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 9 (13.43%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
4 4 (5.97%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) .NET
2 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
2 10 (14.93%) HTML
3 5 (7.46%) REST
3 5 (7.46%) Web Services
4 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.97%) CSS
4 4 (5.97%) CSS3
4 4 (5.97%) HTML5
4 4 (5.97%) LAMP
5 1 (1.49%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.97%) Device Driver
3 4 (5.97%) iPad
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) VxWorks
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Project Management
3 18 (26.87%) Scrum
4 17 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (23.88%) PRINCE2
6 14 (20.90%) Line Management
6 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
7 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
8 9 (13.43%) Agile Project Management
8 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
8 9 (13.43%) Software Licensing
8 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
9 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.94%) Issue Tracking
9 8 (11.94%) Patch Management
9 8 (11.94%) Software Asset Management
9 8 (11.94%) Software Deployment
9 8 (11.94%) Use Case
10 7 (10.45%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) C#
2 13 (19.40%) C
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 11 (16.42%) Java
4 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.97%) Embedded C
5 4 (5.97%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
3 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Cisco
2 8 (11.94%) Citrix
2 8 (11.94%) IBM
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) VMware
3 4 (5.97%) Intel
3 4 (5.97%) Twitter
4 2 (2.99%) Facebook
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow