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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 706 703 643
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 177 201 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 151 182 192
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +21 54 £65,000 -13.33% 8
Yorkshire +15 29 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South East -14 25 £58,750 +4.44% 6
East of England +15 24 £60,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -20 16 £52,500 -4.54%
North West +9 13 £52,500 +25.74% 5
South West -7 8 £51,250 -6.81%
East Midlands +7 7 £57,500 +15.00% 2
North East -10 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 215 (52.18%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (44.42%) .NET
3 134 (32.52%) C#
4 114 (27.67%) Java
5 99 (24.03%) Project Management
6 91 (22.09%) Scrum
7 87 (21.12%) Degree
7 87 (21.12%) SQL
8 79 (19.17%) JavaScript
9 78 (18.93%) Software Engineering
10 75 (18.20%) Finance
11 72 (17.48%) Microsoft
12 69 (16.75%) HTML
13 61 (14.81%) SQL Server
14 60 (14.56%) Waterfall
15 58 (14.08%) CSS
16 50 (12.14%) Line Management
17 47 (11.41%) Mentoring
18 44 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
19 40 (9.71%) C++
20 39 (9.47%) Coaching
21 38 (9.22%) ASP.NET
22 37 (8.98%) PRINCE2
23 36 (8.74%) Resource Management
23 36 (8.74%) User Experience
24 34 (8.25%) HTML5
24 34 (8.25%) Windows
25 32 (7.77%) OO
25 32 (7.77%) Oracle
25 32 (7.77%) People Management

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.67%) IIS
3 8 (1.94%) Apache
4 6 (1.46%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.46%) JBoss
4 6 (1.46%) Alfresco
5 5 (1.21%) CMS
6 4 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.49%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (0.49%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 27 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.43%) MS Project
3 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.43%) SaaS
3 6 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.97%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.21%) DNS
1 5 (1.21%) FTP
2 4 (0.97%) IMAP
2 4 (0.97%) SMTP
3 3 (0.73%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) SSL
4 2 (0.49%) Wireless
4 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.18%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.94%) MySQL
5 7 (1.70%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.49%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.24%) Big Data
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (6.55%) Subversion
2 23 (5.58%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.43%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.94%) JIRA
5 8 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.73%) JUnit
6 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.49%) NUnit
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.49%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.49%) TestNG
7 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.49%) Moq
8 1 (0.24%) PROIV
8 1 (0.24%) Gradle
8 1 (0.24%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.24%) Selenium
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
General
1 75 (18.20%) Finance
2 15 (3.64%) Games
3 11 (2.67%) Banking
4 9 (2.18%) Marketing
5 8 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.70%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.46%) Military
8 5 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.97%) Advertising
9 4 (0.97%) Back Office
9 4 (0.97%) Electronics
9 4 (0.97%) Retail
9 4 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.73%) Local Government
10 3 (0.73%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.49%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (44.42%) .NET
2 69 (16.75%) HTML
3 58 (14.08%) CSS
4 38 (9.22%) ASP.NET
5 34 (8.25%) HTML5
6 28 (6.80%) J2EE
7 27 (6.55%) Spring
8 26 (6.31%) PhoneGap
9 24 (5.83%) Web Services
10 20 (4.85%) jQuery
11 13 (3.16%) SOAP
11 13 (3.16%) XML
12 11 (2.67%) REST
12 11 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (2.67%) JSP
12 11 (2.67%) Hibernate
13 9 (2.18%) Ajax
13 9 (2.18%) WinForms
14 8 (1.94%) LAMP
14 8 (1.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.74%) User Experience
2 30 (7.28%) Open Source
3 27 (6.55%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.70%) Semantic Web
9 6 (1.46%) PMI
10 5 (1.21%) iPad
10 5 (1.21%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.49%) Equities
12 2 (0.49%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.49%) Economics
12 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.49%) DTV
12 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.49%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.25%) Windows
2 31 (7.52%) Linux
3 6 (1.46%) UNIX
4 5 (1.21%) Android
5 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.49%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (52.18%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (24.03%) Project Management
3 91 (22.09%) Scrum
4 78 (18.93%) Software Engineering
5 60 (14.56%) Waterfall
6 50 (12.14%) Line Management
7 47 (11.41%) Mentoring
8 44 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (9.47%) Coaching
10 37 (8.98%) PRINCE2
11 36 (8.74%) Resource Management
12 32 (7.77%) OO
12 32 (7.77%) People Management
13 31 (7.52%) E-Commerce
14 30 (7.28%) MVC
15 29 (7.04%) Software Delivery
16 26 (6.31%) TDD
17 20 (4.85%) CRM
18 19 (4.61%) Business Analysis
19 17 (4.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 134 (32.52%) C#
2 114 (27.67%) Java
3 87 (21.12%) SQL
4 79 (19.17%) JavaScript
5 40 (9.71%) C++
6 25 (6.07%) Apple Swift
6 25 (6.07%) Objective-C
7 20 (4.85%) PHP
8 18 (4.37%) C
9 17 (4.13%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.91%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.46%) Ada
11 6 (1.46%) Python
11 6 (1.46%) VB
12 5 (1.21%) VBScript
12 5 (1.21%) Perl
13 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.73%) VC++
13 3 (0.73%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 87 (21.12%) Degree
2 9 (2.18%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.97%) APMP
5 3 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.73%) PMP
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.24%) ISEB
7 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.83%) QA
2 11 (2.67%) SLA
3 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) Firmware
1 3 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.49%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) Salt
1 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.77%) Oracle
3 25 (6.07%) Xamarin
4 24 (5.83%) Telerik
5 11 (2.67%) Sybase
6 9 (2.18%) hybris
7 6 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.21%) IBM
9 4 (0.97%) Google
10 2 (0.49%) Adobe
10 2 (0.49%) SAP
11 1 (0.24%) Pega
11 1 (0.24%) Twitter
11 1 (0.24%) BEA
11 1 (0.24%) Zend
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RecWorks Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£50k - £85k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Immingham, South Humberside
DFDS Seaways
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago