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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 200 161 236
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 52 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 1.10% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.14% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 38
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,200 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
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
7344 6551 8524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 5257 7412
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 December 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 December 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 +2 26 £65,000 +23.80% 3
Bedfordshire +7 12 £50,000 +2.04%
Hertfordshire -37 9 £68,750 +44.73% 1
Essex -18 3 £87,500 +66.66%
Norfolk -2 1 £60,000 -
Suffolk -4 1 - -
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 34 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.57%) Java
3 24 (26.37%) Finance
4 20 (21.98%) Waterfall
5 17 (18.68%) Project Management
6 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
7 13 (14.29%) J2EE
7 13 (14.29%) Spring
8 12 (13.19%) C
8 12 (13.19%) C#
8 12 (13.19%) Python
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
9 11 (12.09%) .NET
10 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.79%) Programme Management
11 8 (8.79%) Degree
11 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.69%) C++
12 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
12 7 (7.69%) Banking
12 7 (7.69%) Line Management
13 6 (6.59%) PHP
13 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
13 6 (6.59%) Linux
13 6 (6.59%) B2B
13 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
13 6 (6.59%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (6.59%) Release Management
13 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
13 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.30%) CMS
2 2 (2.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Project
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
2 4 (4.40%) HTTP
3 2 (2.20%) SMS
4 1 (1.10%) UMTS
4 1 (1.10%) GSM
4 1 (1.10%) 3G
4 1 (1.10%) DSL
4 1 (1.10%) DVB
4 1 (1.10%) 2G
4 1 (1.10%) IGMP
4 1 (1.10%) LTE
4 1 (1.10%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.10%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.10%) Subversion
1 1 (1.10%) Maven
1 1 (1.10%) JIRA
1 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (26.37%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Banking
2 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Marketing
3 5 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 3 (3.30%) Back Office
6 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 2 (2.20%) Local Government
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.10%) Automotive
7 1 (1.10%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) J2EE
1 13 (14.29%) Spring
2 11 (12.09%) .NET
3 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.40%) CSS
4 4 (4.40%) HTML
4 4 (4.40%) WCF
5 3 (3.30%) Ajax
5 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.49%) Smart Meter
2 5 (5.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) PMI
5 1 (1.10%) DTV
5 1 (1.10%) STB
5 1 (1.10%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Linux
1 6 (6.59%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.98%) Waterfall
3 17 (18.68%) Project Management
4 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.19%) Scrum
6 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2
7 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.79%) Programme Management
8 7 (7.69%) Line Management
9 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.59%) B2B
9 6 (6.59%) Release Management
10 5 (5.49%) Software Testing
11 4 (4.40%) MVC
11 4 (4.40%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.30%) Web Design
12 3 (3.30%) B2C
12 3 (3.30%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (3.30%) TDD
12 3 (3.30%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) Java
2 12 (13.19%) C
2 12 (13.19%) C#
2 12 (13.19%) Python
3 7 (7.69%) C++
4 6 (6.59%) PHP
5 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.30%) SQL
7 2 (2.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.10%) APMP
4 1 (1.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) BMC
2 2 (2.20%) LANDesk
2 2 (2.20%) Symantec
3 1 (1.10%) VMware
3 1 (1.10%) Macrovision
3 1 (1.10%) Altiris
3 1 (1.10%) Sage
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