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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 209 185 234
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 51 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.82% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.86% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 45
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
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
7466 6769 8805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 95.85% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6076 5690 7552
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +18 24 £57,500 +17.94% 4
Bedfordshire 0 10 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Hertfordshire -33 8 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Essex -9 7 £52,000 -28.27% 1
Suffolk +7 2 £55,000 +30.95%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 54 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (32.71%) Java
3 28 (26.17%) Waterfall
4 24 (22.43%) Finance
5 23 (21.50%) Scrum
6 20 (18.69%) Software Engineering
7 17 (15.89%) .NET
8 16 (14.95%) Project Management
9 15 (14.02%) C#
9 15 (14.02%) Mentoring
10 14 (13.08%) Degree
11 13 (12.15%) C++
12 12 (11.21%) J2EE
12 12 (11.21%) SQL
12 12 (11.21%) Spring
12 12 (11.21%) QA
13 11 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.28%) TDD
13 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
14 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
14 10 (9.35%) C
15 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2
15 9 (8.41%) Python
15 9 (8.41%) SOA
16 8 (7.48%) OO
16 8 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
17 7 (6.54%) Test Automation
17 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
18 6 (5.61%) Banking
18 6 (5.61%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (2.80%) CMS
2 2 (1.87%) Apache
2 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) HTTP
2 5 (4.67%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) Wireless
3 2 (1.87%) LTE
4 1 (0.93%) 4G
4 1 (0.93%) 2G
4 1 (0.93%) TETRA
4 1 (0.93%) IGMP
4 1 (0.93%) 3G
4 1 (0.93%) DVB
4 1 (0.93%) GSM
4 1 (0.93%) SMS
4 1 (0.93%) UMTS
4 1 (0.93%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) FitNesse
1 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
1 3 (2.80%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
2 6 (5.61%) Retail
3 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.67%) German Language
4 3 (2.80%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Local Government
5 2 (1.87%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.89%) .NET
2 12 (11.21%) J2EE
2 12 (11.21%) Spring
3 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.67%) CSS
4 5 (4.67%) Ajax
4 5 (4.67%) HTML
5 4 (3.74%) WCF
6 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.87%) HTML5
7 2 (1.87%) CSS3
7 2 (1.87%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.87%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.87%) WPF
7 2 (1.87%) jQuery
7 2 (1.87%) JSON
7 2 (1.87%) Web Services
7 2 (1.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
1 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.87%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.87%) PMI
5 1 (0.93%) DTV
5 1 (0.93%) MPEG
5 1 (0.93%) VHDL
5 1 (0.93%) STB
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.80%) Linux
1 3 (2.80%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.17%) Waterfall
3 23 (21.50%) Scrum
4 20 (18.69%) Software Engineering
5 16 (14.95%) Project Management
6 15 (14.02%) Mentoring
7 11 (10.28%) TDD
7 11 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.41%) SOA
9 8 (7.48%) OO
9 8 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.54%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.61%) B2B
11 6 (5.61%) Release Management
11 6 (5.61%) Software Testing
11 6 (5.61%) MVVM
12 5 (4.67%) Line Management
12 5 (4.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.71%) Java
2 15 (14.02%) C#
3 13 (12.15%) C++
4 12 (11.21%) SQL
5 10 (9.35%) C
6 9 (8.41%) Python
7 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.74%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.93%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) QA
2 6 (5.61%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.93%) BMC
2 1 (0.93%) Sage
2 1 (0.93%) Macrovision
2 1 (0.93%) LANDesk
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