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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 622 605 679
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 249 267 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 221 237 165
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,440 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +10 58 £57,500 -8.00% 5
North West +17 42 £50,000 -14.52% 7
London -8 42 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Yorkshire -16 31 £52,500 +7.69% 2
East of England -25 29 £58,750 +17.50% 1
West Midlands -11 24 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West +6 21 £55,000 -6.38%
East Midlands +21 18 £50,000 -13.04%
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 271 (58.53%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (50.11%) .NET
3 140 (30.24%) Scrum
4 132 (28.51%) C#
5 122 (26.35%) Java
6 86 (18.57%) SQL
7 85 (18.36%) Project Management
8 76 (16.41%) Microsoft
9 70 (15.12%) Degree
9 70 (15.12%) Finance
10 69 (14.90%) Software Engineering
11 65 (14.04%) JavaScript
12 63 (13.61%) Waterfall
13 61 (13.17%) C++
14 56 (12.10%) HTML
15 50 (10.80%) MS Excel
15 50 (10.80%) MVC
16 45 (9.72%) CSS
17 44 (9.50%) Mentoring
17 44 (9.50%) PRINCE2
18 43 (9.29%) Linux
19 41 (8.86%) SQL Server
20 40 (8.64%) ASP.NET
21 36 (7.78%) TDD
22 35 (7.56%) Line Management
22 35 (7.56%) User Experience
23 33 (7.13%) People Management
24 32 (6.91%) Windows
24 32 (6.91%) Web Development
24 32 (6.91%) Continuous Integration

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (4.75%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.94%) IIS
3 7 (1.51%) Drupal
4 4 (0.86%) Alfresco
5 3 (0.65%) CMS
5 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.43%) Confluence
6 2 (0.43%) JBoss
6 2 (0.43%) Apache
6 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 50 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.59%) MS Project
3 5 (1.08%) MS Office
4 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.73%) Summit
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.81%) SaaS
3 4 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.94%) Internet
2 3 (0.65%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.22%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) DVB
4 1 (0.22%) Wireless
4 1 (0.22%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.24%) MySQL
3 6 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.08%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.43%) Big Data
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.22%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.40%) Subversion
3 21 (4.54%) JIRA
4 20 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.73%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.51%) JUnit
8 6 (1.30%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.08%) Maven
9 5 (1.08%) Gradle
10 2 (0.43%) TestNG
10 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.22%) MSTest
11 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 70 (15.12%) Finance
2 15 (3.24%) Games
3 13 (2.81%) Aerospace
4 12 (2.59%) Marketing
5 11 (2.38%) Retail
6 9 (1.94%) Banking
6 9 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.73%) Military
8 7 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.30%) Back Office
10 5 (1.08%) Advertising
11 4 (0.86%) Front Office
11 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.86%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.65%) Electronics
13 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.43%) Local Government
13 2 (0.43%) German Language
14 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.22%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (50.11%) .NET
2 56 (12.10%) HTML
3 45 (9.72%) CSS
4 40 (8.64%) ASP.NET
5 28 (6.05%) Spring
6 27 (5.83%) HTML5
7 26 (5.62%) Web Services
8 24 (5.18%) jQuery
9 22 (4.75%) J2EE
10 20 (4.32%) Ajax
11 17 (3.67%) PhoneGap
12 15 (3.24%) XML
13 12 (2.59%) .NET Framework
14 11 (2.38%) WCF
15 10 (2.16%) XSLT
16 8 (1.73%) JSON
16 8 (1.73%) WinForms
16 8 (1.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (1.73%) LINQ
17 6 (1.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.56%) User Experience
2 22 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.67%) Open Source
4 15 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.94%) iPad
8 8 (1.73%) PMI
9 7 (1.51%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.30%) Social Media
10 6 (1.30%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.08%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.86%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.65%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.65%) DTV
13 3 (0.65%) Kindle
14 2 (0.43%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.29%) Linux
2 32 (6.91%) Windows
3 9 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.51%) Android
4 7 (1.51%) UNIX
5 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (58.53%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (30.24%) Scrum
3 85 (18.36%) Project Management
4 69 (14.90%) Software Engineering
5 63 (13.61%) Waterfall
6 50 (10.80%) MVC
7 44 (9.50%) PRINCE2
7 44 (9.50%) Mentoring
8 36 (7.78%) TDD
9 35 (7.56%) Line Management
10 33 (7.13%) People Management
11 32 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (6.91%) Web Development
12 28 (6.05%) OO
13 25 (5.40%) Coaching
14 24 (5.18%) E-Commerce
15 23 (4.97%) Resource Management
16 22 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 21 (4.54%) Business Analysis
18 19 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 132 (28.51%) C#
2 122 (26.35%) Java
3 86 (18.57%) SQL
4 65 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 61 (13.17%) C++
6 31 (6.70%) C
7 23 (4.97%) PHP
8 17 (3.67%) VB.NET
8 17 (3.67%) Objective-C
9 12 (2.59%) VB
10 11 (2.38%) Python
11 8 (1.73%) Ada
12 6 (1.30%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.08%) Groovy
14 3 (0.65%) Scala
14 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.65%) Ruby
14 3 (0.65%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.43%) Perl
16 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (15.12%) Degree
2 13 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.59%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.51%) PMP
6 6 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (1.08%) APMP
8 4 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.65%) MCP
9 3 (0.65%) MCSE
9 3 (0.65%) MCSA
9 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MBA
10 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.26%) QA
2 15 (3.24%) SLA
3 11 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.73%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.86%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.22%) WCAG
6 1 (0.22%) WAI
6 1 (0.22%) HL7
6 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.22%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 76 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.67%) Xamarin
3 16 (3.46%) Telerik
4 14 (3.02%) Oracle
5 5 (1.08%) Sybase
6 2 (0.43%) SAP
6 2 (0.43%) Google
6 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.22%) Zend
7 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.22%) Facebook
7 1 (0.22%) Twitter
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe
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