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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 223 186 222
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 36 72 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 1.02% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.07% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 67 34
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,500 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £73,500
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
7019 6754 7878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 95.91% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5682 5504 6796
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(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
Suffolk +2 10 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -15 9 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hertfordshire -34 8 £62,750 +32.10% 3
Essex -9 4 £57,500 +12.19% 2
Norfolk - 3 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire +9 2 £47,500 -3.06% 1
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (32.61%) Java
2 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.83%) J2EE
4 20 (21.74%) .NET
5 19 (20.65%) Project Management
6 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
6 18 (19.57%) Scrum
7 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
7 17 (18.48%) Finance
8 14 (15.22%) Waterfall
9 13 (14.13%) C#
10 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 11 (11.96%) Spring
11 11 (11.96%) SOA
12 10 (10.87%) C
12 10 (10.87%) Degree
13 9 (9.78%) CRM
13 9 (9.78%) Python
13 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
14 8 (8.70%) Marketing
15 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (7.61%) Banking
15 7 (7.61%) Asset Management
15 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
15 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
15 7 (7.61%) Software Asset Management
16 6 (6.52%) Software License Management
16 6 (6.52%) Line Management
16 6 (6.52%) PMI Certification
16 6 (6.52%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (3.26%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) JBoss
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) SMS
1 3 (3.26%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) DSL
2 2 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
1 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (18.48%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.70%) Marketing
4 7 (7.61%) Banking
5 6 (6.52%) Retail
6 4 (4.35%) Electronics
6 4 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.26%) Back Office
8 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) J2EE
2 20 (21.74%) .NET
3 11 (11.96%) Spring
4 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.35%) WCF
6 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.26%) HTML
6 3 (3.26%) CSS
7 2 (2.17%) WPF
7 2 (2.17%) Ajax
8 1 (1.09%) Java EE
8 1 (1.09%) Servlets
8 1 (1.09%) Struts
8 1 (1.09%) Flash
8 1 (1.09%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (5.43%) Smart Meter
2 4 (4.35%) PMI
2 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Linux
1 5 (5.43%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.65%) Project Management
3 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
3 18 (19.57%) Scrum
4 14 (15.22%) Waterfall
5 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.96%) SOA
7 9 (9.78%) CRM
8 7 (7.61%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.61%) Software Asset Management
9 6 (6.52%) Software License Management
9 6 (6.52%) Line Management
9 6 (6.52%) Release Management
10 5 (5.43%) Software Testing
10 5 (5.43%) Service Management
11 4 (4.35%) MVC
11 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.35%) Programme Management
12 3 (3.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.61%) Java
2 13 (14.13%) C#
3 10 (10.87%) C
4 9 (9.78%) Python
5 5 (5.43%) PHP
5 5 (5.43%) SQL
6 4 (4.35%) C++
7 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.26%) MCP
6 2 (2.17%) PMP
6 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) SCCM
2 3 (3.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) Symantec
3 4 (4.35%) BMC
3 4 (4.35%) LANDesk
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Altiris
5 1 (1.09%) Sage
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £53000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Private Medical Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago