The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 533 442 424
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 378 503 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 348 434 470
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102910 96371 105386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.37% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85046 80974 91182
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the England region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in England

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in England

Software 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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 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 -35 101 £50,000 - 26
London -75 97 £65,000 +18.18% 14
East of England 0 53 £55,000 - 7
West Midlands +23 45 £55,000 - 2
North West -2 26 £48,500 +14.11% 3
Yorkshire -61 22 £47,500 - 2
East Midlands -37 21 £50,000 - 3
South West -31 19 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North East -12 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 261 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (29.77%) .NET
3 235 (28.91%) Project Management
4 214 (26.32%) Scrum
5 204 (25.09%) C#
6 194 (23.86%) Java
7 176 (21.65%) Finance
8 127 (15.62%) Software Engineering
9 119 (14.64%) Microsoft
10 112 (13.78%) Degree
11 99 (12.18%) SQL
12 89 (10.95%) PRINCE2
13 88 (10.82%) C++
14 87 (10.70%) SQL Server
15 80 (9.84%) QA
16 76 (9.35%) ASP.NET
17 72 (8.86%) MS Excel
18 70 (8.61%) Linux
18 70 (8.61%) Waterfall
19 68 (8.36%) Retail
20 65 (8.00%) Oracle
21 63 (7.75%) E-Commerce
22 57 (7.01%) OO
23 56 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
24 49 (6.03%) TDD
25 48 (5.90%) SaaS
26 47 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
26 47 (5.78%) HTML
27 44 (5.41%) Computer Science
28 43 (5.29%) Windows

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (1.48%) IIS
4 9 (1.11%) CMS
5 8 (0.98%) Apache
6 6 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.62%) Drupal
8 4 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.49%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.25%) WinCC
10 2 (0.25%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 72 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.71%) MS Office
3 19 (2.34%) MS Project
4 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.37%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Summit
3 3 (0.37%) Agresso
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.25%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (0.25%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.25%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.90%) SaaS
2 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.25%) GitHub
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.97%) Internet
2 13 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.48%) Modbus
4 7 (0.86%) Wireless
5 6 (0.74%) LTE
5 6 (0.74%) VoIP
6 5 (0.62%) GSM
6 5 (0.62%) PBX
6 5 (0.62%) UMTS
6 5 (0.62%) SAN
6 5 (0.62%) RTP
6 5 (0.62%) Asterisk PBX
6 5 (0.62%) RANAP
7 4 (0.49%) TETRA
7 4 (0.49%) FTP
8 2 (0.25%) HTTP
8 2 (0.25%) Extranet
8 2 (0.25%) VPN
8 2 (0.25%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.21%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.48%) MySQL
4 10 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (0.98%) Big Data
6 7 (0.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.49%) OLAP
9 4 (0.49%) MS Access
9 4 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.37%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.25%) FileMaker
11 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (3.08%) Subversion
3 17 (2.09%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.60%) JIRA
6 12 (1.48%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.11%) Selenium
8 8 (0.98%) Maven
8 8 (0.98%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.86%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.74%) JUnit
10 6 (0.74%) WiX
11 5 (0.62%) Trac
11 5 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.62%) MSI
11 5 (0.62%) GCC
11 5 (0.62%) GDB
12 4 (0.49%) Hudson
12 4 (0.49%) Cucumber
General
1 176 (21.65%) Finance
2 68 (8.36%) Retail
3 38 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 37 (4.55%) Marketing
5 34 (4.18%) Banking
6 21 (2.58%) German Language
7 19 (2.34%) Games
8 14 (1.72%) Aerospace
9 13 (1.60%) Front Office
10 11 (1.35%) Back Office
10 11 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.23%) Electronics
12 9 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.11%) Law
13 8 (0.98%) French Language
14 7 (0.86%) Advertising
15 6 (0.74%) Billing
16 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.49%) Legal
16 4 (0.49%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (29.77%) .NET
2 76 (9.35%) ASP.NET
3 47 (5.78%) HTML
4 38 (4.67%) J2EE
5 34 (4.18%) Web Services
6 31 (3.81%) XML
7 29 (3.57%) jQuery
8 27 (3.32%) CSS
9 26 (3.20%) .NET Framework
10 17 (2.09%) Ajax
10 17 (2.09%) SOAP
10 17 (2.09%) WPF
11 13 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (1.60%) HTML5
12 11 (1.35%) Spring
13 10 (1.23%) Hibernate
14 9 (1.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (0.98%) XSLT
15 8 (0.98%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 26 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (1.48%) PMI
4 11 (1.35%) CMDB
4 11 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.11%) Derivative
6 9 (1.11%) Open Source
7 8 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 8 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (0.86%) E-Learning
8 7 (0.86%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.74%) Online Games
9 6 (0.74%) Firmware
9 6 (0.74%) Learning Management System
10 5 (0.62%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.49%) iPad
11 4 (0.49%) VHDL
12 3 (0.37%) Verilog
12 3 (0.37%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 70 (8.61%) Linux
2 43 (5.29%) Windows
3 17 (2.09%) Android
4 16 (1.97%) UNIX
5 12 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.37%) HPUX
6 3 (0.37%) Solaris
6 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.12%) Debian
8 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (28.91%) Project Management
3 214 (26.32%) Scrum
4 127 (15.62%) Software Engineering
5 89 (10.95%) PRINCE2
6 70 (8.61%) Waterfall
7 63 (7.75%) E-Commerce
8 57 (7.01%) OO
9 56 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (6.03%) TDD
11 47 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (5.29%) MVC
13 39 (4.80%) Configuration Management
14 34 (4.18%) Asset Management
15 32 (3.94%) Business Development
16 28 (3.44%) Web Development
17 27 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (3.32%) Service Delivery
18 26 (3.20%) CRM
19 24 (2.95%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 204 (25.09%) C#
2 194 (23.86%) Java
3 99 (12.18%) SQL
4 88 (10.82%) C++
5 37 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 36 (4.43%) PHP
7 27 (3.32%) C
8 21 (2.58%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.09%) Python
10 13 (1.60%) Perl
11 11 (1.35%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.74%) VB
13 4 (0.49%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.49%) VBA
14 3 (0.37%) VC++
14 3 (0.37%) Delphi
14 3 (0.37%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.37%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.37%) Ruby
14 3 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 112 (13.78%) Degree
2 32 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.97%) PMI Certification
3 16 (1.97%) ISEB
4 10 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (1.11%) PMP
6 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.62%) MCSE
9 4 (0.49%) MCP
10 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.25%) CCSP
11 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.12%) HNC
12 1 (0.12%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (9.84%) QA
2 25 (3.08%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.11%) DO-178B
4 8 (0.98%) IEC 61508
5 7 (0.86%) SLA
6 5 (0.62%) TickIT
6 5 (0.62%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.37%) WCAG
7 3 (0.37%) WAI
8 1 (0.12%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.12%) GAMP
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.74%) SCCM
2 5 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.49%) WMI
3 4 (0.49%) Puppet
4 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 119 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.00%) Oracle
3 17 (2.09%) HP
4 11 (1.35%) VMware
5 9 (1.11%) SAP
5 9 (1.11%) Adobe
6 5 (0.62%) Cisco
6 5 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.49%) Google
7 4 (0.49%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.49%) IBM
7 4 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.49%) Sage
8 3 (0.37%) BEA
8 3 (0.37%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.37%) Capita
8 3 (0.37%) Symantec
9 2 (0.25%) Perforce
9 2 (0.25%) Altiris
9 2 (0.25%) F5
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £48000 - £57000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + share options + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £80k package DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + OTE £70k+ uncapped
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago