The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 473 504 463
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 478 413 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 428 350 423
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
Software 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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +4 139 £55,000 +5.26% 20
London -14 75 £60,000 -20.00% 10
North West +13 70 £48,500 +7.77% 21
East of England -24 49 £55,000 +5.76% 7
West Midlands -10 48 £55,000 - 6
East Midlands +14 37 £47,500 +5.55% 2
South West +10 35 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Yorkshire -22 29 £47,500 +5.55% 5
North East -14 7 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 424 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (32.28%) .NET
3 256 (28.89%) Project Management
4 212 (23.93%) Scrum
5 201 (22.69%) Finance
6 177 (19.98%) C#
7 168 (18.96%) Java
8 142 (16.03%) Degree
9 131 (14.79%) PRINCE2
10 123 (13.88%) Software Engineering
11 110 (12.42%) Microsoft
12 107 (12.08%) SQL
13 90 (10.16%) Waterfall
14 88 (9.93%) QA
15 78 (8.80%) C++
16 74 (8.35%) Mentoring
17 70 (7.90%) ASP.NET
17 70 (7.90%) MS Excel
18 61 (6.88%) SQL Server
19 57 (6.43%) JavaScript
20 56 (6.32%) Security Cleared
21 55 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
22 54 (6.09%) Line Management
22 54 (6.09%) HTML
22 54 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
23 52 (5.87%) MVC
24 51 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
25 50 (5.64%) Computer Science
25 50 (5.64%) Linux
26 48 (5.42%) C

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 26 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.03%) IIS
3 11 (1.24%) Drupal
4 8 (0.90%) CMS
5 6 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.56%) Confluence
7 4 (0.45%) Apache
7 4 (0.45%) MS Project Server
7 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.34%) JBoss
9 2 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.11%) WinCC
10 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.11%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 70 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.05%) MS Project
3 25 (2.82%) MS Office
4 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.34%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.02%) Summit
2 8 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.34%) Agresso
5 2 (0.23%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.11%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.11%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.11%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.40%) SaaS
2 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.26%) Internet
2 6 (0.68%) HTTP
3 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.23%) Wireless
4 2 (0.23%) SAN
4 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.23%) LTE
5 1 (0.11%) 4G
5 1 (0.11%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.11%) IGMP
5 1 (0.11%) PPP
5 1 (0.11%) ATM
5 1 (0.11%) GPRS
5 1 (0.11%) GSM
5 1 (0.11%) SMS
5 1 (0.11%) UMTS
5 1 (0.11%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.11%) 3G
5 1 (0.11%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.47%) MySQL
3 10 (1.13%) Big Data
4 9 (1.02%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.90%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.79%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.23%) OLAP
9 2 (0.23%) MS Access
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.23%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 21 (2.37%) JIRA
3 20 (2.26%) Subversion
4 16 (1.81%) Selenium
5 12 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.90%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.79%) MSBuild
7 7 (0.79%) Maven
8 5 (0.56%) WiX
8 5 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.56%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.56%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.56%) JUnit
8 5 (0.56%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.45%) MSI
10 3 (0.34%) Hudson
10 3 (0.34%) Gradle
10 3 (0.34%) FitNesse
General
1 201 (22.69%) Finance
2 46 (5.19%) Retail
3 39 (4.40%) Marketing
4 29 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.16%) Banking
6 18 (2.03%) Games
7 17 (1.92%) Aerospace
7 17 (1.92%) German Language
8 15 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (1.47%) Front Office
10 10 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.13%) French Language
11 9 (1.02%) Electronics
12 8 (0.90%) Legal
12 8 (0.90%) Billing
13 7 (0.79%) Law
13 7 (0.79%) Advertising
13 7 (0.79%) Back Office
14 6 (0.68%) Military
14 6 (0.68%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (32.28%) .NET
2 70 (7.90%) ASP.NET
3 54 (6.09%) HTML
4 40 (4.51%) CSS
5 38 (4.29%) Web Services
6 31 (3.50%) XML
7 29 (3.27%) J2EE
8 28 (3.16%) jQuery
9 26 (2.93%) Ajax
10 22 (2.48%) HTML5
11 20 (2.26%) .NET Framework
12 19 (2.14%) Spring
13 15 (1.69%) WPF
14 14 (1.58%) WCF
15 11 (1.24%) XSLT
16 9 (1.02%) JSON
16 9 (1.02%) SOAP
16 9 (1.02%) XHTML
17 8 (0.90%) LINQ
17 8 (0.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.64%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (2.60%) User Experience
5 18 (2.03%) CMDB
6 15 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.58%) Open Source
7 14 (1.58%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.24%) PMI
9 9 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.02%) Derivative
10 8 (0.90%) Data Integration
10 8 (0.90%) Social Media
11 7 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (0.79%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.68%) Kindle
13 5 (0.56%) iPad
13 5 (0.56%) Semantic Web
13 5 (0.56%) E-Learning
14 4 (0.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 50 (5.64%) Linux
2 31 (3.50%) Windows
3 22 (2.48%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.35%) UNIX
4 12 (1.35%) Android
5 3 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.23%) AIX
6 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.23%) CentOS
6 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (28.89%) Project Management
3 212 (23.93%) Scrum
4 131 (14.79%) PRINCE2
5 123 (13.88%) Software Engineering
6 90 (10.16%) Waterfall
7 74 (8.35%) Mentoring
8 54 (6.09%) Line Management
8 54 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (5.87%) MVC
10 51 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (5.08%) Asset Management
11 45 (5.08%) Web Development
12 44 (4.97%) Coaching
13 43 (4.85%) TDD
14 42 (4.74%) Software Asset Management
15 40 (4.51%) People Management
15 40 (4.51%) OO
16 38 (4.29%) ITIL
16 38 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 177 (19.98%) C#
2 168 (18.96%) Java
3 107 (12.08%) SQL
4 78 (8.80%) C++
5 57 (6.43%) JavaScript
6 48 (5.42%) C
7 33 (3.72%) PHP
8 23 (2.60%) Python
9 17 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.13%) VB
10 10 (1.13%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.02%) Perl
12 7 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.56%) Embedded C++
13 5 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.45%) Ruby
15 3 (0.34%) Groovy
15 3 (0.34%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.34%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 142 (16.03%) Degree
2 56 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.05%) PMI Certification
4 26 (2.93%) PMP
5 21 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (2.14%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.24%) ISEB
8 9 (1.02%) APMP
8 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.90%) MCSE
10 6 (0.68%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.45%) HNC
12 4 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.34%) MCP
14 2 (0.23%) CCA
14 2 (0.23%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.23%) MCSD
14 2 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (9.93%) QA
2 24 (2.71%) ISO 9001
3 18 (2.03%) SLA
4 9 (1.02%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.90%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.34%) WCAG
6 3 (0.34%) WAI
7 2 (0.23%) TickIT
8 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.11%) GAMP
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 7 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.23%) Samba
2 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.11%) XenApp
3 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.45%) SCCM
2 2 (0.23%) WMI
2 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 110 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 43 (4.85%) Oracle
3 13 (1.47%) VMware
4 10 (1.13%) SAP
4 10 (1.13%) Xamarin
5 7 (0.79%) IBM
5 7 (0.79%) Adobe
6 6 (0.68%) Sybase
7 5 (0.56%) F5
7 5 (0.56%) TOWER Software
8 4 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.45%) Telerik
9 3 (0.34%) Sage
9 3 (0.34%) Symantec
10 2 (0.23%) Macrovision
10 2 (0.23%) BMC
10 2 (0.23%) Intel
10 2 (0.23%) Citrix
10 2 (0.23%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.23%) Google
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Car
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Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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