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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 664 713 647
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 190 177 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 160 164 183
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £43,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £80,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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
London +70 65 £65,000 -21.21% 7
Yorkshire +22 32 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England +18 29 £60,000 +20.00%
South East -13 23 £63,750 +10.86% 6
North West +2 14 £52,500 +19.31% 5
West Midlands -20 12 £53,750 -2.27% 2
East Midlands +8 8 £51,000 +2.00% 1
South West -14 6 £52,500 -
North East -1 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 207 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (43.38%) .NET
3 131 (34.03%) C#
4 103 (26.75%) Java
5 95 (24.68%) Project Management
6 86 (22.34%) Scrum
7 81 (21.04%) Finance
8 77 (20.00%) Degree
8 77 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 72 (18.70%) SQL
10 71 (18.44%) SQL Server
11 67 (17.40%) Microsoft
12 64 (16.62%) JavaScript
13 58 (15.06%) Waterfall
14 56 (14.55%) HTML
15 50 (12.99%) CSS
15 50 (12.99%) Mentoring
16 49 (12.73%) Line Management
17 43 (11.17%) ASP.NET
18 41 (10.65%) Stakeholder Management
19 38 (9.87%) C++
20 36 (9.35%) Computer Science
21 35 (9.09%) Coaching
21 35 (9.09%) Software Delivery
22 34 (8.83%) Windows
23 32 (8.31%) OO
24 31 (8.05%) PRINCE2
24 31 (8.05%) Oracle
24 31 (8.05%) MVC
25 30 (7.79%) Resource Management

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (3.12%) IIS
2 9 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.08%) CMS
4 6 (1.56%) JBoss
4 6 (1.56%) Apache
5 5 (1.30%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.04%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.52%) Drupal
7 2 (0.52%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.26%) Node.js
8 1 (0.26%) Confluence
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 20 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.08%) MS Project
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.52%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.34%) SaaS
3 6 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.04%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.30%) DNS
1 5 (1.30%) FTP
2 4 (1.04%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.04%) GPRS
2 4 (1.04%) UMTS
2 4 (1.04%) SMTP
2 4 (1.04%) IMAP
3 2 (0.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) SSL
3 2 (0.52%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.38%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.08%) MySQL
4 8 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.26%) Big Data
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (6.23%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.97%) Subversion
3 14 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.34%) JIRA
6 5 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.52%) JUnit
7 2 (0.52%) NUnit
7 2 (0.52%) TestNG
7 2 (0.52%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.52%) Moq
7 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.26%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.26%) Selenium
8 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.26%) PROIV
8 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 81 (21.04%) Finance
2 14 (3.64%) Games
3 13 (3.38%) Banking
4 12 (3.12%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.60%) Marketing
6 5 (1.30%) Back Office
7 4 (1.04%) Electronics
7 4 (1.04%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.04%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.78%) Retail
8 3 (0.78%) Military
8 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.78%) Advertising
8 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.52%) Front Office
9 2 (0.52%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (43.38%) .NET
2 56 (14.55%) HTML
3 50 (12.99%) CSS
4 43 (11.17%) ASP.NET
5 29 (7.53%) HTML5
6 27 (7.01%) J2EE
7 25 (6.49%) Web Services
8 24 (6.23%) Spring
9 21 (5.45%) jQuery
10 19 (4.94%) PhoneGap
11 14 (3.64%) XML
11 14 (3.64%) SOAP
12 13 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (3.38%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.38%) Hibernate
13 12 (3.12%) JSP
13 12 (3.12%) REST
14 9 (2.34%) Ajax
15 8 (2.08%) WinForms
16 7 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.35%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.53%) Open Source
3 26 (6.75%) User Experience
4 18 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.12%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.12%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.56%) Semantic Web
8 5 (1.30%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.04%) PMI
10 3 (0.78%) iPad
10 3 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.78%) DTV
11 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.52%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.52%) Equities
11 2 (0.52%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.52%) Economics
11 2 (0.52%) Online Games
11 2 (0.52%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.83%) Windows
2 26 (6.75%) Linux
3 7 (1.82%) Android
4 6 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.30%) UNIX
6 4 (1.04%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.52%) Solaris
7 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (24.68%) Project Management
3 86 (22.34%) Scrum
4 77 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 58 (15.06%) Waterfall
6 50 (12.99%) Mentoring
7 49 (12.73%) Line Management
8 41 (10.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (9.09%) Coaching
9 35 (9.09%) Software Delivery
10 32 (8.31%) OO
11 31 (8.05%) PRINCE2
11 31 (8.05%) MVC
12 30 (7.79%) Resource Management
13 28 (7.27%) People Management
13 28 (7.27%) E-Commerce
14 25 (6.49%) TDD
15 19 (4.94%) Web Development
16 18 (4.68%) Business Analysis
17 15 (3.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (34.03%) C#
2 103 (26.75%) Java
3 72 (18.70%) SQL
4 64 (16.62%) JavaScript
5 38 (9.87%) C++
6 22 (5.71%) PHP
7 17 (4.42%) Objective-C
7 17 (4.42%) VB.NET
7 17 (4.42%) Apple Swift
8 15 (3.90%) C
9 10 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.30%) Python
10 5 (1.30%) VBScript
10 5 (1.30%) VB
10 5 (1.30%) Perl
11 4 (1.04%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.78%) Scala
12 3 (0.78%) Ada
12 3 (0.78%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (1.82%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (0.78%) PMP
4 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.52%) APMP
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) MCTS
6 1 (0.26%) MCP
6 1 (0.26%) MCAD
6 1 (0.26%) MCSD
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.75%) QA
2 8 (2.08%) SLA
3 3 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) Firmware
2 2 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.78%) Puppet
2 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 67 (17.40%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.05%) Oracle
3 17 (4.42%) Telerik
3 17 (4.42%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.60%) Sybase
5 9 (2.34%) hybris
6 5 (1.30%) IBM
7 4 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.04%) Google
8 3 (0.78%) SAP
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe
9 2 (0.52%) Perforce
9 2 (0.52%) Northgate
9 2 (0.52%) Civica
9 2 (0.52%) Capita
9 2 (0.52%) Orchard
10 1 (0.26%) Twitter
10 1 (0.26%) Zend
10 1 (0.26%) Pega
10 1 (0.26%) BEA
Warrington, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits asnd bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + excellent bonus, shares & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ediTRACK
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago