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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 483 487 408
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 438 420 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.44% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 390 369 505
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £39,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -2 143 £54,000 +8.00% 14
London +1 111 £62,500 +8.69% 11
East of England +2 48 £55,000 +4.76% 7
West Midlands +15 36 £55,000 - 2
North West -6 35 £47,500 +15.15% 12
South West -10 27 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East Midlands -22 26 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Yorkshire -38 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North East - 3 £52,500 - 2
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 265 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (30.54%) .NET
3 242 (28.98%) Project Management
4 202 (24.19%) Scrum
5 187 (22.40%) C#
6 185 (22.16%) Finance
7 168 (20.12%) Java
8 121 (14.49%) Degree
9 119 (14.25%) Microsoft
10 108 (12.93%) Software Engineering
11 104 (12.46%) PRINCE2
12 92 (11.02%) SQL
13 86 (10.30%) QA
14 76 (9.10%) SQL Server
15 74 (8.86%) C++
16 72 (8.62%) MS Excel
17 69 (8.26%) Waterfall
18 67 (8.02%) ASP.NET
19 60 (7.19%) Retail
20 54 (6.47%) Computer Science
21 53 (6.35%) Linux
22 51 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
22 51 (6.11%) SaaS
23 50 (5.99%) Oracle
24 49 (5.87%) Asset Management
25 48 (5.75%) E-Commerce
26 47 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
27 46 (5.51%) Security Cleared
28 45 (5.39%) HTML
29 41 (4.91%) MVC

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (1.92%) IIS
2 10 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.20%) Drupal
3 8 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (0.96%) CMS
4 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.60%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.48%) Apache
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.24%) WinCC
7 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.12%) Documentum
8 1 (0.12%) Captiva
Applications
1 72 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.95%) MS Office
3 25 (2.99%) MS Project
4 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.36%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.72%) Summit
3 3 (0.36%) Agresso
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.24%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (0.24%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.24%) 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 GP
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.11%) SaaS
2 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.24%) GitHub
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.92%) Internet
2 12 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.20%) Modbus
4 6 (0.72%) Wireless
5 5 (0.60%) SAN
6 4 (0.48%) TETRA
7 3 (0.36%) HTTP
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
8 2 (0.24%) Extranet
8 2 (0.24%) DVB
8 2 (0.24%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) IGMP
9 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.12%) LTE
9 1 (0.12%) NAS
9 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.12%) PPP
9 1 (0.12%) ATM
9 1 (0.12%) GPRS
9 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.04%) MySQL
3 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.08%) Big Data
5 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.48%) OLAP
8 4 (0.48%) MS Access
8 4 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.36%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.12%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.56%) Subversion
3 12 (1.44%) Selenium
4 11 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.08%) JIRA
6 8 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.96%) MSBuild
6 8 (0.96%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.84%) SpecFlow
8 6 (0.72%) WiX
8 6 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (0.60%) MSI
9 5 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.48%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.48%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.48%) Maven
11 3 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.36%) ClearQuest
11 3 (0.36%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 185 (22.16%) Finance
2 60 (7.19%) Retail
3 33 (3.95%) Marketing
4 31 (3.71%) Banking
5 24 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.40%) Games
7 18 (2.16%) German Language
8 14 (1.68%) Front Office
9 12 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.32%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.20%) Law
11 10 (1.20%) French Language
12 8 (0.96%) Billing
12 8 (0.96%) Legal
12 8 (0.96%) Advertising
12 8 (0.96%) Electronics
13 5 (0.60%) Back Office
14 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (30.54%) .NET
2 67 (8.02%) ASP.NET
3 45 (5.39%) HTML
4 35 (4.19%) Web Services
5 29 (3.47%) CSS
6 28 (3.35%) J2EE
7 26 (3.11%) XML
8 23 (2.75%) jQuery
9 20 (2.40%) .NET Framework
10 17 (2.04%) HTML5
11 16 (1.92%) WPF
12 15 (1.80%) Ajax
13 12 (1.44%) SOAP
14 10 (1.20%) Spring
15 9 (1.08%) XHTML
15 9 (1.08%) WCF
16 8 (0.96%) CSS3
16 8 (0.96%) LAMP
17 7 (0.84%) EJB
18 6 (0.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.47%) Computer Science
2 29 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (2.16%) CMDB
4 15 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 14 (1.68%) Open Source
6 12 (1.44%) PMI
7 10 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.08%) Derivative
9 8 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (0.72%) Kindle
11 5 (0.60%) Social Media
11 5 (0.60%) iPad
11 5 (0.60%) Learning Management System
11 5 (0.60%) E-Learning
11 5 (0.60%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.48%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.48%) Online Games
13 3 (0.36%) Physics
13 3 (0.36%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.35%) Linux
2 28 (3.35%) Windows
3 15 (1.80%) Apple iOS
4 14 (1.68%) Android
5 13 (1.56%) UNIX
6 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.36%) HPUX
7 2 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) Solaris
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.12%) Debian
8 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (28.98%) Project Management
3 202 (24.19%) Scrum
4 108 (12.93%) Software Engineering
5 104 (12.46%) PRINCE2
6 69 (8.26%) Waterfall
7 51 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (5.87%) Asset Management
9 48 (5.75%) E-Commerce
10 47 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (4.91%) MVC
12 37 (4.43%) OO
12 37 (4.43%) TDD
13 36 (4.31%) Business Development
14 35 (4.19%) Product Management
15 34 (4.07%) Web Development
16 31 (3.71%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (3.59%) Configuration Management
18 27 (3.23%) ITIL
19 26 (3.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 187 (22.40%) C#
2 168 (20.12%) Java
3 92 (11.02%) SQL
4 74 (8.86%) C++
5 35 (4.19%) JavaScript
5 35 (4.19%) C
6 29 (3.47%) PHP
7 19 (2.28%) Python
8 16 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.44%) Perl
10 8 (0.96%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.84%) VB
12 4 (0.48%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.48%) VBA
13 3 (0.36%) VC++
13 3 (0.36%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.36%) Embedded C++
13 3 (0.36%) Delphi
13 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 121 (14.49%) Degree
2 46 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.28%) PMI Certification
4 16 (1.92%) PMP
5 15 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (1.56%) ISEB
6 13 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.72%) MCSE
9 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.36%) MCP
12 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.12%) APMP
13 1 (0.12%) MCPD
13 1 (0.12%) MCSD
13 1 (0.12%) CCSP
13 1 (0.12%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (10.30%) QA
2 28 (3.35%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.32%) SLA
4 6 (0.72%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.48%) TickIT
7 3 (0.36%) WCAG
7 3 (0.36%) WAI
7 3 (0.36%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.36%) DO-178B
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
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 6 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.72%) SCCM
2 4 (0.48%) WMI
3 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 119 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.99%) Oracle
3 14 (1.68%) VMware
4 11 (1.32%) SAP
5 8 (0.96%) Adobe
5 8 (0.96%) IBM
6 6 (0.72%) HP
7 5 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.60%) F5
8 4 (0.48%) Google
8 4 (0.48%) Symantec
8 4 (0.48%) Sage
8 4 (0.48%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.36%) BEA
9 3 (0.36%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.24%) Macrovision
10 2 (0.24%) Altiris
10 2 (0.24%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.24%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Impressive Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum £4.2K Car Allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
CK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £80k package DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, parking
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + £5400 pa Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago