The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 648 680 637
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 222 209 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 204 204 188
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,250 £53,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +3.38%
Software Development Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96246 103337 95812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.46% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80520 85095 80045
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the England region.

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in England

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in England

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
London +11 51 £75,000 +7.14%
South East +2 51 £62,500 +16.82% 7
Yorkshire +36 38 £60,000 +26.31% 3
East Midlands +6 17 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East of England -1 16 £57,500 - 1
South West -6 16 £60,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -16 16 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North West +5 10 £57,000 -0.86% 1
North East - 6 £55,000 -
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 245 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (40.25%) .NET
3 140 (35.00%) C#
4 107 (26.75%) Java
5 102 (25.50%) SDLC
6 91 (22.75%) Project Management
7 90 (22.50%) Finance
8 73 (18.25%) Degree
9 70 (17.50%) Scrum
10 68 (17.00%) SQL Server
10 68 (17.00%) Mentoring
11 64 (16.00%) Software Engineering
12 61 (15.25%) SQL
13 56 (14.00%) JavaScript
14 54 (13.50%) Microsoft
14 54 (13.50%) Software Delivery
15 51 (12.75%) HTML
15 51 (12.75%) ASP.NET
15 51 (12.75%) Computer Science
16 50 (12.50%) Line Management
17 48 (12.00%) People Management
18 45 (11.25%) Waterfall
19 42 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
20 40 (10.00%) C++
20 40 (10.00%) Coaching
21 38 (9.50%) QA
22 35 (8.75%) MVC
23 34 (8.50%) PHP
23 34 (8.50%) Open Source
24 31 (7.75%) CSS

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.50%) CMS
2 10 (2.50%) IIS
3 7 (1.75%) JBoss
4 6 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.75%) Node.js
6 3 (0.75%) Apache
7 2 (0.50%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.50%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (0.50%) Mule
7 2 (0.50%) nginx
7 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.25%) Confluence
8 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.25%) WildFly
8 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.25%) MS Project
3 5 (1.25%) MS Office
4 3 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.50%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.25%) SaaS
3 2 (0.50%) PaaS
3 2 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.25%) GPRS
1 5 (1.25%) UMTS
2 4 (1.00%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.00%) Internet
3 2 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.50%) HTTP
3 2 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) DVB
4 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (3.25%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.00%) MySQL
4 11 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.25%) Big Data
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.25%) OLAP
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (4.50%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.00%) Subversion
2 12 (3.00%) JIRA
2 12 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.75%) NUnit
5 2 (0.50%) GitLab
5 2 (0.50%) gulp
5 2 (0.50%) Moq
5 2 (0.50%) CMake
6 1 (0.25%) PROIV
6 1 (0.25%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.25%) Maven
6 1 (0.25%) InstallShield
General
1 90 (22.50%) Finance
2 24 (6.00%) Marketing
3 20 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.75%) Banking
5 14 (3.50%) Retail
6 12 (3.00%) Games
7 11 (2.75%) Electronics
7 11 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.00%) Online Betting
8 4 (1.00%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (40.25%) .NET
2 51 (12.75%) HTML
2 51 (12.75%) ASP.NET
3 31 (7.75%) CSS
4 27 (6.75%) J2EE
5 26 (6.50%) Web Services
5 26 (6.50%) jQuery
6 22 (5.50%) Spring
7 20 (5.00%) HTML5
8 16 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 16 (4.00%) SOAP
9 15 (3.75%) Hibernate
9 15 (3.75%) REST
10 12 (3.00%) XML
11 11 (2.75%) JSP
11 11 (2.75%) Ajax
12 8 (2.00%) WPF
13 7 (1.75%) CSS3
13 7 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 30 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.50%) User Experience
6 10 (2.50%) DTV
7 4 (1.00%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.00%) Online Games
7 4 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.75%) iPhone
8 3 (0.75%) iPad
9 2 (0.50%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.50%) Blog
9 2 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.50%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.50%) Equities
9 2 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.00%) Windows
2 16 (4.00%) Linux
3 11 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.50%) Android
5 5 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (1.25%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
6 1 (0.25%) UNIX
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) CentOS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (25.50%) SDLC
3 91 (22.75%) Project Management
4 70 (17.50%) Scrum
5 68 (17.00%) Mentoring
6 64 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 54 (13.50%) Software Delivery
8 50 (12.50%) Line Management
9 48 (12.00%) People Management
10 45 (11.25%) Waterfall
11 42 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 40 (10.00%) Coaching
13 35 (8.75%) MVC
14 34 (8.50%) Open Source
15 31 (7.75%) PRINCE2
16 28 (7.00%) E-Commerce
17 25 (6.25%) OO
18 20 (5.00%) Business Analysis
19 19 (4.75%) Web Development
20 18 (4.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 140 (35.00%) C#
2 107 (26.75%) Java
3 61 (15.25%) SQL
4 56 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 40 (10.00%) C++
6 34 (8.50%) PHP
7 25 (6.25%) C
8 15 (3.75%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.00%) VB
9 12 (3.00%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.25%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.00%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.00%) Python
12 3 (0.75%) VC++
12 3 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.75%) Scala
13 2 (0.50%) VBA
13 2 (0.50%) VBScript
13 2 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (18.25%) Degree
2 3 (0.75%) ISEB
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (0.75%) PMP
2 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.25%) MCP
4 1 (0.25%) MCAD
4 1 (0.25%) MCSD
4 1 (0.25%) MCTS
4 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.50%) QA
2 6 (1.50%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) TickIT
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.50%) Firmware
2 2 (0.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
1 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.25%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 54 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.00%) Oracle
3 11 (2.75%) hybris
4 9 (2.25%) SAP
5 4 (1.00%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.00%) Perforce
5 4 (1.00%) Telerik
5 4 (1.00%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.75%) Sybase
6 3 (0.75%) HP
7 2 (0.50%) Adobe
7 2 (0.50%) Cisco
7 2 (0.50%) Northgate
7 2 (0.50%) Civica
7 2 (0.50%) Capita
7 2 (0.50%) Orchard
7 2 (0.50%) New Relic
7 2 (0.50%) Percona
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter
8 1 (0.25%) Google
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £100,000 per annum + fantastic benefits inc 30% bonus + pension!!
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum Plus Bonus Plus Car Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson - RFS
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Great Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Derby
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Great Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago