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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 660 659 649
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 219 203 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 204 181 202
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 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 21 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 -13 71 £58,750 +12.98% 8
London -26 33 £66,250 -19.69% 4
North West +9 28 £53,750 +2.38% 10
East Midlands +8 26 £55,000 +18.91% 1
East of England -18 23 £55,000 +15.78% 3
West Midlands -14 22 £55,000 - 3
Yorkshire -19 15 £52,500 -4.54% 3
South West -16 11 £55,000 -4.34% 6
North East -20 2 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 257 (61.78%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (50.24%) .NET
3 134 (32.21%) Scrum
4 118 (28.37%) C#
4 118 (28.37%) Java
5 84 (20.19%) Finance
6 71 (17.07%) Project Management
7 69 (16.59%) Microsoft
7 69 (16.59%) SQL
8 58 (13.94%) Waterfall
9 53 (12.74%) Degree
10 52 (12.50%) C++
11 50 (12.02%) ASP.NET
11 50 (12.02%) MS Excel
11 50 (12.02%) Software Engineering
12 48 (11.54%) SQL Server
12 48 (11.54%) Mentoring
13 44 (10.58%) JavaScript
14 43 (10.34%) HTML
15 42 (10.10%) MVC
16 37 (8.89%) Web Services
16 37 (8.89%) CSS
17 35 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (8.17%) PRINCE2
19 33 (7.93%) TDD
19 33 (7.93%) QA
20 31 (7.45%) Web Development
20 31 (7.45%) Linux
21 29 (6.97%) OO
21 29 (6.97%) jQuery

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 16 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.64%) Drupal
3 10 (2.40%) IIS
4 5 (1.20%) CMS
5 3 (0.72%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.24%) WinCC
7 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 50 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.16%) MS Project
3 8 (1.92%) MS Office
4 3 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.72%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.16%) Summit
2 5 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.48%) Agresso
4 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.37%) SaaS
2 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.13%) Internet
2 4 (0.96%) HTTP
3 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) IGMP
4 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.24%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.24%) DVB
4 1 (0.24%) Wireless
4 1 (0.24%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.13%) MySQL
3 8 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.72%) Big Data
8 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.48%) OLAP
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) OLTP
9 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (3.37%) Visual Studio
1 14 (3.37%) JIRA
2 11 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.40%) Subversion
4 4 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.96%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.96%) Maven
5 3 (0.72%) JUnit
5 3 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.72%) Gradle
6 2 (0.48%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.24%) WiX
7 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.24%) MSTest
General
1 84 (20.19%) Finance
2 21 (5.05%) Retail
3 12 (2.88%) German Language
4 11 (2.64%) Marketing
5 9 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.92%) Banking
7 7 (1.68%) Games
7 7 (1.68%) Front Office
8 6 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.20%) Advertising
9 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.96%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.96%) Back Office
10 4 (0.96%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.72%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (50.24%) .NET
2 50 (12.02%) ASP.NET
3 43 (10.34%) HTML
4 37 (8.89%) Web Services
4 37 (8.89%) CSS
5 29 (6.97%) jQuery
6 24 (5.77%) Ajax
7 20 (4.81%) J2EE
7 20 (4.81%) XML
8 19 (4.57%) .NET Framework
9 17 (4.09%) HTML5
9 17 (4.09%) Spring
10 11 (2.64%) XSLT
11 9 (2.16%) JSON
11 9 (2.16%) WCF
11 9 (2.16%) XHTML
12 8 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (1.92%) CSS3
12 8 (1.92%) LINQ
13 7 (1.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.05%) Computer Science
2 17 (4.09%) User Experience
3 15 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.40%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.16%) Open Source
6 8 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.92%) Derivative
7 7 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.68%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.44%) Social Media
8 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.20%) PMI
9 5 (1.20%) iPad
9 5 (1.20%) Kindle
10 4 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (0.96%) DTV
11 2 (0.48%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.48%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.45%) Linux
2 14 (3.37%) Windows
3 8 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.68%) Android
5 3 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (0.72%) UNIX
6 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.24%) Debian
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (61.78%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (32.21%) Scrum
3 71 (17.07%) Project Management
4 58 (13.94%) Waterfall
5 50 (12.02%) Software Engineering
6 48 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 42 (10.10%) MVC
8 35 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (8.17%) PRINCE2
10 33 (7.93%) TDD
11 31 (7.45%) Web Development
12 29 (6.97%) OO
13 27 (6.49%) Line Management
14 23 (5.53%) Business Development
14 23 (5.53%) E-Commerce
15 21 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (4.57%) People Management
16 19 (4.57%) Coaching
17 17 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 118 (28.37%) C#
1 118 (28.37%) Java
2 69 (16.59%) SQL
3 52 (12.50%) C++
4 44 (10.58%) JavaScript
5 27 (6.49%) PHP
6 20 (4.81%) C
7 11 (2.64%) Python
8 9 (2.16%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.68%) VB
11 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.72%) Perl
11 3 (0.72%) Embedded C++
11 3 (0.72%) Groovy
12 2 (0.48%) Ruby
13 1 (0.24%) X++
13 1 (0.24%) XPath
13 1 (0.24%) PHP5
13 1 (0.24%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 53 (12.74%) Degree
2 9 (2.16%) PMI Certification
3 8 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.92%) PMP
4 7 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.48%) MCP
7 2 (0.48%) MCSE
7 2 (0.48%) MCSA
8 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.24%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.93%) QA
2 20 (4.81%) ISO 9001
3 12 (2.88%) SLA
4 9 (2.16%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.96%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.72%) WCAG
6 3 (0.72%) 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 69 (16.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.13%) Oracle
3 5 (1.20%) Adobe
4 3 (0.72%) Telerik
4 3 (0.72%) SAP
4 3 (0.72%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.48%) Twitter
5 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator
5 2 (0.48%) Google
6 1 (0.24%) VMware
6 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.24%) BEA
6 1 (0.24%) HP
6 1 (0.24%) Facebook
6 1 (0.24%) Talend
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