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 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 Development Manager
Rank 658 651 647
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 221 215 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 205 192 195
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £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 24 October 2014.

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 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
South East -16 70 £57,500 +9.52% 7
London -2 33 £67,500 -18.18% 4
North West -5 30 £51,250 -3.30% 10
East Midlands +13 25 £55,000 +18.91% 1
West Midlands -13 23 £55,000 - 1
East of England -16 23 £55,000 +18.91% 2
Yorkshire -35 17 £52,500 -4.54% 1
South West -17 10 £55,000 -4.34% 5
North East -20 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 258 (61.28%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (50.36%) .NET
3 134 (31.83%) Scrum
4 120 (28.50%) C#
5 118 (28.03%) Java
6 84 (19.95%) Finance
7 72 (17.10%) SQL
8 71 (16.86%) Project Management
9 68 (16.15%) Microsoft
10 59 (14.01%) Waterfall
11 55 (13.06%) C++
12 52 (12.35%) Degree
13 50 (11.88%) ASP.NET
13 50 (11.88%) MS Excel
14 49 (11.64%) Software Engineering
15 48 (11.40%) Mentoring
16 47 (11.16%) SQL Server
17 45 (10.69%) JavaScript
18 44 (10.45%) HTML
19 43 (10.21%) MVC
20 37 (8.79%) CSS
21 36 (8.55%) Web Services
22 35 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
23 34 (8.08%) QA
23 34 (8.08%) PRINCE2
24 33 (7.84%) TDD
25 32 (7.60%) Linux
26 31 (7.36%) Web Development
27 29 (6.89%) jQuery
28 28 (6.65%) OO

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.61%) IIS
2 11 (2.61%) Drupal
3 5 (1.19%) CMS
4 3 (0.71%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.24%) WinCC
6 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.24%) Confluence
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
Applications
1 50 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.14%) MS Project
3 7 (1.66%) MS Office
4 3 (0.71%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.14%) Summit
2 5 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.48%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.09%) SaaS
2 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.09%) Internet
2 4 (0.95%) HTTP
3 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.24%) DVB
4 1 (0.24%) Wireless
4 1 (0.24%) IGMP
4 1 (0.24%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.09%) MySQL
3 8 (1.90%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.71%) Big Data
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.48%) OLAP
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) OLTP
9 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.33%) JIRA
3 12 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.61%) Subversion
5 4 (0.95%) Maven
5 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.71%) JUnit
6 3 (0.71%) Gradle
6 3 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.48%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.24%) MSTest
8 1 (0.24%) WiX
8 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 84 (19.95%) Finance
2 22 (5.23%) Retail
3 12 (2.85%) German Language
4 11 (2.61%) Marketing
5 9 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.66%) Front Office
6 7 (1.66%) Games
6 7 (1.66%) Banking
7 6 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.19%) Advertising
8 5 (1.19%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.95%) Back Office
9 4 (0.95%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.71%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (50.36%) .NET
2 50 (11.88%) ASP.NET
3 44 (10.45%) HTML
4 37 (8.79%) CSS
5 36 (8.55%) Web Services
6 29 (6.89%) jQuery
7 23 (5.46%) Ajax
8 20 (4.75%) XML
8 20 (4.75%) J2EE
9 19 (4.51%) HTML5
10 18 (4.28%) Spring
10 18 (4.28%) .NET Framework
11 11 (2.61%) XSLT
12 9 (2.14%) JSON
12 9 (2.14%) XHTML
12 9 (2.14%) WCF
13 8 (1.90%) LINQ
13 8 (1.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (1.90%) CSS3
14 7 (1.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.99%) Computer Science
2 18 (4.28%) User Experience
3 16 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.14%) Open Source
4 9 (2.14%) Algorithms
5 8 (1.90%) Derivative
5 8 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.66%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.66%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.43%) Social Media
8 5 (1.19%) iPad
8 5 (1.19%) Kindle
8 5 (1.19%) PMI
9 4 (0.95%) DTV
9 4 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.48%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.48%) Informatics
10 2 (0.48%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.60%) Linux
2 16 (3.80%) Windows
3 9 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.90%) Android
5 4 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Vista
6 3 (0.71%) UNIX
6 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (61.28%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (31.83%) Scrum
3 71 (16.86%) Project Management
4 59 (14.01%) Waterfall
5 49 (11.64%) Software Engineering
6 48 (11.40%) Mentoring
7 43 (10.21%) MVC
8 35 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (8.08%) PRINCE2
10 33 (7.84%) TDD
11 31 (7.36%) Web Development
12 28 (6.65%) OO
13 26 (6.18%) Line Management
14 23 (5.46%) E-Commerce
14 23 (5.46%) Business Development
15 22 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (4.99%) Capacity Planning
17 20 (4.75%) People Management
18 19 (4.51%) Coaching
19 17 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 120 (28.50%) C#
2 118 (28.03%) Java
3 72 (17.10%) SQL
4 55 (13.06%) C++
5 45 (10.69%) JavaScript
6 27 (6.41%) PHP
7 21 (4.99%) C
8 12 (2.85%) Python
9 9 (2.14%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.14%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.90%) VB
11 4 (0.95%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.71%) Embedded C++
12 3 (0.71%) Perl
12 3 (0.71%) Groovy
13 2 (0.48%) Ruby
14 1 (0.24%) XPath
14 1 (0.24%) X++
14 1 (0.24%) PHP5
14 1 (0.24%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 52 (12.35%) Degree
2 9 (2.14%) PMI Certification
3 8 (1.90%) PMP
3 8 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.71%) MCP
6 3 (0.71%) MCSE
6 3 (0.71%) MCSA
6 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.08%) QA
2 20 (4.75%) ISO 9001
3 12 (2.85%) SLA
4 9 (2.14%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.95%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.71%) WCAG
6 3 (0.71%) WAI
7 1 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.24%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.85%) Oracle
3 5 (1.19%) Adobe
4 4 (0.95%) Telerik
4 4 (0.95%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.71%) SAP
6 2 (0.48%) Google
6 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.24%) Talend
7 1 (0.24%) Facebook
7 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.24%) HP
7 1 (0.24%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, BUPA, life assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £40 - £80 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Great Base+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago