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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 635 604 589
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 281 332 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 248 295 304
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,920 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Software Development Manager
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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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
South East +8 84 £55,000 -4.34% 6
London -2 79 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire -12 29 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Midlands +11 22 £70,000 +40.00% 8
West Midlands -19 21 £52,750 +5.50% 5
South West -9 19 £65,000 +53.30% 3
North West -41 16 £60,000 +15.38% 8
East of England -5 10 £42,500 -22.72%
Software Development Manager
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Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 355 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (30.59%) .NET
3 153 (27.37%) C#
4 149 (26.65%) Project Management
5 137 (24.51%) Finance
6 121 (21.65%) Scrum
6 121 (21.65%) Java
7 111 (19.86%) SDLC
8 97 (17.35%) Microsoft
9 90 (16.10%) PRINCE2
10 89 (15.92%) SQL Server
11 86 (15.38%) SQL
12 85 (15.21%) QA
13 79 (14.13%) Line Management
14 75 (13.42%) Waterfall
15 73 (13.06%) JavaScript
16 72 (12.88%) Mentoring
17 63 (11.27%) Degree
17 63 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 61 (10.91%) Software Engineering
19 48 (8.59%) C++
19 48 (8.59%) ASP.NET
20 47 (8.41%) HTML
20 47 (8.41%) Linux
20 47 (8.41%) Web Services
21 44 (7.87%) MS Excel
22 41 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
22 41 (7.33%) People Management
23 39 (6.98%) CSS
24 38 (6.80%) MVC

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.86%) IIS
2 13 (2.33%) Confluence
2 13 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 10 (1.79%) CMS
4 8 (1.43%) JBoss
5 6 (1.07%) Apache
5 6 (1.07%) GlassFish
5 6 (1.07%) WildFly
6 5 (0.89%) Node.js
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.18%) Drupal
9 1 (0.18%) Lync
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.22%) MS Project
3 8 (1.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.19%) SaaS
2 19 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) AdWords
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
6 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.58%) Internet
2 8 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.07%) Wireless
4 5 (0.89%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.72%) HTTP
5 4 (0.72%) SSL
6 2 (0.36%) Extranet
6 2 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.90%) MySQL
3 25 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.25%) Big Data
8 7 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.54%) BigTable
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.36%) DB2
13 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (3.58%) JIRA
3 17 (3.04%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.97%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.43%) JUnit
6 7 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.25%) Selenium
7 4 (0.72%) NetBeans
7 4 (0.72%) NUnit
8 3 (0.54%) Xcode
9 2 (0.36%) Gradle
9 2 (0.36%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.36%) Maven
9 2 (0.36%) Subversion
10 1 (0.18%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.18%) Hudson
10 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.18%) SonarQube
General
1 137 (24.51%) Finance
2 29 (5.19%) Retail
3 26 (4.65%) Marketing
4 19 (3.40%) Banking
5 18 (3.22%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.50%) Publishing
8 12 (2.15%) Electronics
9 7 (1.25%) Legal
10 5 (0.89%) Games
11 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Advertising
12 3 (0.54%) Billing
12 3 (0.54%) Front Office
13 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.18%) Back Office
14 1 (0.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (30.59%) .NET
2 48 (8.59%) ASP.NET
3 47 (8.41%) HTML
3 47 (8.41%) Web Services
4 39 (6.98%) CSS
5 24 (4.29%) J2EE
6 23 (4.11%) Spring
7 22 (3.94%) REST
8 18 (3.22%) .NET Framework
8 18 (3.22%) jQuery
8 18 (3.22%) WCF
9 16 (2.86%) XML
10 14 (2.50%) Ajax
10 14 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (2.33%) SOAP
12 10 (1.79%) Middleware
12 10 (1.79%) WinForms
13 8 (1.43%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.25%) Java EE
14 7 (1.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.44%) Computer Science
2 30 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 14 (2.50%) User Experience
5 13 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.79%) PMI
7 9 (1.61%) Fintech
8 7 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.07%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.07%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.07%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.89%) Derivative
10 5 (0.89%) Equities
10 5 (0.89%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.72%) Clustering
11 4 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (0.72%) iPhone
11 4 (0.72%) Online Gambling
11 4 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.41%) Linux
2 23 (4.11%) Windows
3 14 (2.50%) Unix
4 9 (1.61%) Windows 2000
4 9 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.43%) Android
6 7 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) CentOS
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (26.65%) Project Management
3 121 (21.65%) Scrum
4 111 (19.86%) SDLC
5 90 (16.10%) PRINCE2
6 79 (14.13%) Line Management
7 75 (13.42%) Waterfall
8 72 (12.88%) Mentoring
9 63 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 61 (10.91%) Software Engineering
11 41 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.33%) People Management
12 38 (6.80%) MVC
13 37 (6.62%) OO
14 36 (6.44%) E-Commerce
15 33 (5.90%) Software Delivery
16 29 (5.19%) Product Management
17 27 (4.83%) Kanban
17 27 (4.83%) Project Planning
18 25 (4.47%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 153 (27.37%) C#
2 121 (21.65%) Java
3 86 (15.38%) SQL
4 73 (13.06%) JavaScript
5 48 (8.59%) C++
6 20 (3.58%) PHP
7 17 (3.04%) T-SQL
8 14 (2.50%) C
9 12 (2.15%) Python
10 11 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.61%) Ruby
12 8 (1.43%) Perl
12 8 (1.43%) VB
13 4 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.54%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.54%) Go
14 3 (0.54%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.18%) VB6
15 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (11.27%) Degree
2 27 (4.83%) PMI Certification
3 19 (3.40%) PMP
4 14 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (15.21%) QA
2 5 (0.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) Nagios
1 2 (0.36%) Opsview
2 1 (0.18%) Ansible
2 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 97 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.29%) Oracle
3 13 (2.33%) SAP
4 7 (1.25%) Autodesk
5 5 (0.89%) Google
5 5 (0.89%) IBM
5 5 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (0.89%) Sybase
5 5 (0.89%) TOWER Software
6 4 (0.72%) InterSystems
7 3 (0.54%) Tableau
7 3 (0.54%) Websense
8 2 (0.36%) CyberSource
8 2 (0.36%) TEOCO
8 2 (0.36%) Twitter
9 1 (0.18%) Apple
9 1 (0.18%) Infor
9 1 (0.18%) Rally
9 1 (0.18%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.18%) Zend
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