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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 221 209 213
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 42 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.68% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.71% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 42
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £70,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
7185 7650 7291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 6395 6249
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 -2 16 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Hertfordshire -7 10 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +3 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Suffolk +1 4 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Norfolk - 4 £60,000 -
Essex -10 1 £47,500 -36.66% 3
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 49 (49.49%) Project Management
2 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 31 (31.31%) Java
5 26 (26.26%) C#
6 23 (23.23%) .NET
6 23 (23.23%) Degree
7 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 20 (20.20%) C
9 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 18 (18.18%) MS Project
10 17 (17.17%) SDLC
11 15 (15.15%) J2EE
11 15 (15.15%) SQL
11 15 (15.15%) Scrum
11 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (14.14%) Finance
13 13 (13.13%) C++
13 13 (13.13%) SOA
13 13 (13.13%) Agile Project Management
14 12 (12.12%) Time Management
15 10 (10.10%) CRM
16 9 (9.09%) MS Excel
16 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 8 (8.08%) Line Management
17 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
18 7 (7.07%) JIRA
18 7 (7.07%) Test Scripting
18 7 (7.07%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.01%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (18.18%) MS Project
2 9 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) Skype
2 2 (2.02%) Wireless
3 1 (1.01%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) QADirector
2 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Marketing
3 5 (5.05%) Electronics
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.23%) .NET
2 15 (15.15%) J2EE
3 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.06%) jQuery
4 3 (3.03%) XML
4 3 (3.03%) WCF
4 3 (3.03%) WPF
5 2 (2.02%) Ajax
5 2 (2.02%) Java EE
5 2 (2.02%) JSON
5 2 (2.02%) Spring
5 2 (2.02%) EJB
5 2 (2.02%) CSS
5 2 (2.02%) HTML
6 1 (1.01%) RESTful
6 1 (1.01%) Servlets
6 1 (1.01%) Struts
6 1 (1.01%) Web Services
6 1 (1.01%) JSF
6 1 (1.01%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Smartphone
1 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) PMI
3 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.02%) DTV
5 1 (1.01%) STB
5 1 (1.01%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Project Management
2 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 17 (17.17%) SDLC
5 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.15%) Scrum
6 13 (13.13%) SOA
6 13 (13.13%) Agile Project Management
7 12 (12.12%) Time Management
8 10 (10.10%) CRM
9 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.08%) Line Management
10 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.07%) Test Scripting
11 5 (5.05%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.05%) MVC
11 5 (5.05%) People Management
11 5 (5.05%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (4.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.31%) Java
2 26 (26.26%) C#
3 20 (20.20%) C
4 15 (15.15%) SQL
5 13 (13.13%) C++
6 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.05%) PHP
8 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.03%) Python
9 3 (3.03%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.02%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.01%) VBA
11 1 (1.01%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 23 (23.23%) Degree
2 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (6.06%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.03%) APMP
6 3 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle
3 2 (2.02%) HP
3 2 (2.02%) Cisco
4 1 (1.01%) BEA
4 1 (1.01%) SAP
Colchester, Essex
PCR
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago