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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 619 611 676
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 236 245 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 203 228 171
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -14 55 £55,000 -18.51% 4
North West +32 54 £52,500 -9.48% 4
South East -21 50 £58,000 -4.91% 8
Yorkshire -9 38 £52,500 +5.00% 3
South West -10 14 £46,500 -17.33% 3
West Midlands -20 14 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England -27 11 £60,000 +4.34% 1
East Midlands +5 8 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 261 (57.11%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (49.89%) .NET
3 141 (30.85%) C#
4 133 (29.10%) Scrum
5 123 (26.91%) Java
6 102 (22.32%) SQL
7 93 (20.35%) Software Engineering
8 92 (20.13%) Project Management
9 87 (19.04%) Microsoft
10 86 (18.82%) JavaScript
11 74 (16.19%) HTML
12 73 (15.97%) Degree
13 64 (14.00%) Finance
14 62 (13.57%) CSS
15 59 (12.91%) Waterfall
16 56 (12.25%) C++
17 45 (9.85%) MVC
18 44 (9.63%) Line Management
18 44 (9.63%) User Experience
19 43 (9.41%) SQL Server
20 42 (9.19%) Linux
21 41 (8.97%) MS Excel
21 41 (8.97%) ASP.NET
22 40 (8.75%) PRINCE2
22 40 (8.75%) Windows
23 38 (8.32%) TDD
24 37 (8.10%) Resource Management
24 37 (8.10%) Mentoring
25 35 (7.66%) HTML5
26 34 (7.44%) People Management

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.97%) IIS
3 7 (1.53%) Alfresco
4 5 (1.09%) Apache
4 5 (1.09%) Drupal
5 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.66%) CMS
5 3 (0.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.44%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 41 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.84%) MS Project
3 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.66%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.66%) Summit
3 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.28%) SaaS
3 6 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.88%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.75%) Internet
2 5 (1.09%) FTP
3 4 (0.88%) IMAP
3 4 (0.88%) SMTP
4 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.66%) DNS
4 3 (0.66%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.44%) SSL
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.41%) MySQL
3 7 (1.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.31%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.44%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.44%) Big Data
7 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (7.22%) Subversion
2 29 (6.35%) Visual Studio
3 24 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (4.38%) JIRA
5 12 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.19%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.53%) JUnit
9 5 (1.09%) Gradle
9 5 (1.09%) Maven
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.44%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.44%) TestNG
10 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.22%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 64 (14.00%) Finance
2 13 (2.84%) Aerospace
3 11 (2.41%) Marketing
4 10 (2.19%) Banking
5 9 (1.97%) Games
6 8 (1.75%) Military
7 7 (1.53%) Back Office
7 7 (1.53%) Retail
8 6 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.88%) Advertising
11 3 (0.66%) Electronics
11 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.44%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Front Office
13 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (49.89%) .NET
2 74 (16.19%) HTML
3 62 (13.57%) CSS
4 41 (8.97%) ASP.NET
5 35 (7.66%) HTML5
6 27 (5.91%) PhoneGap
6 27 (5.91%) Spring
7 24 (5.25%) jQuery
7 24 (5.25%) Web Services
8 23 (5.03%) J2EE
9 20 (4.38%) Ajax
10 18 (3.94%) XML
11 12 (2.63%) WCF
12 10 (2.19%) .NET Framework
12 10 (2.19%) WinForms
12 10 (2.19%) XSLT
13 9 (1.97%) JSON
14 8 (1.75%) LINQ
14 8 (1.75%) LAMP
15 7 (1.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.63%) User Experience
2 25 (5.47%) Open Source
3 16 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.53%) PMI
8 6 (1.31%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.09%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.88%) iPad
10 4 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (0.88%) Social Media
11 3 (0.66%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.44%) Informatics
12 2 (0.44%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.19%) Linux
2 40 (8.75%) Windows
3 8 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.53%) Android
4 7 (1.53%) UNIX
5 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.66%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (57.11%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (29.10%) Scrum
3 93 (20.35%) Software Engineering
4 92 (20.13%) Project Management
5 59 (12.91%) Waterfall
6 45 (9.85%) MVC
7 44 (9.63%) Line Management
8 40 (8.75%) PRINCE2
9 38 (8.32%) TDD
10 37 (8.10%) Resource Management
10 37 (8.10%) Mentoring
11 34 (7.44%) People Management
12 32 (7.00%) Web Development
12 32 (7.00%) OO
13 29 (6.35%) Coaching
14 26 (5.69%) Business Analysis
15 24 (5.25%) E-Commerce
15 24 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 141 (30.85%) C#
2 123 (26.91%) Java
3 102 (22.32%) SQL
4 86 (18.82%) JavaScript
5 56 (12.25%) C++
6 32 (7.00%) C
7 26 (5.69%) Objective-C
8 22 (4.81%) PHP
9 17 (3.72%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.84%) VB
11 10 (2.19%) Python
12 8 (1.75%) Ada
13 6 (1.31%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.09%) Groovy
15 3 (0.66%) Scala
15 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.66%) VBScript
15 3 (0.66%) Perl
15 3 (0.66%) VB6
15 3 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (15.97%) Degree
2 13 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.41%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.88%) PMP
6 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.88%) APMP
7 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.66%) MCSE
7 3 (0.66%) MCSA
7 3 (0.66%) MCP
8 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.00%) QA
2 16 (3.50%) SLA
3 6 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.88%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.66%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.44%) Varnish
2 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.44%) Salt
1 2 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 87 (19.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.69%) Xamarin
3 25 (5.47%) Telerik
4 17 (3.72%) Oracle
5 7 (1.53%) Sybase
6 6 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.88%) Google
8 3 (0.66%) IBM
9 2 (0.44%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) Zend
10 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Clear Cube Consulting
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £150,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + good salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago