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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 457 503 503
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 507 447 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 455 399 355
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
South East -15 121 £55,000 +1.85% 11
London +23 120 £65,000 +4.00% 7
Yorkshire +66 77 £60,000 +26.31% 7
South West +4 54 £50,000 - 10
West Midlands -3 38 £42,500 -22.72% 10
East of England -11 34 £55,000 - 9
North West -4 31 £52,500 +10.52% 11
East Midlands -6 24 £45,000 -5.26% 5
North East -5 7 £55,000 +26.43%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 479 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (36.56%) Project Management
3 236 (24.87%) Finance
4 227 (23.92%) .NET
5 198 (20.86%) Degree
6 194 (20.44%) SDLC
7 192 (20.23%) C#
8 191 (20.13%) PRINCE2
9 181 (19.07%) Java
10 155 (16.33%) Scrum
11 139 (14.65%) Microsoft
12 127 (13.38%) Software Delivery
13 114 (12.01%) QA
14 112 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 109 (11.49%) SQL
16 108 (11.38%) Software Engineering
17 105 (11.06%) SQL Server
18 101 (10.64%) Mentoring
19 94 (9.91%) Waterfall
20 87 (9.17%) Computer Science
21 79 (8.32%) MS Excel
22 77 (8.11%) HTML
23 76 (8.01%) Line Management
24 74 (7.80%) JavaScript
24 74 (7.80%) Oracle
25 71 (7.48%) E-Commerce
26 67 (7.06%) C++
27 66 (6.95%) Telecoms
28 64 (6.74%) People Management
29 63 (6.64%) ITIL

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (1.79%) WebSphere
2 16 (1.69%) CMS
3 12 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.05%) JBoss
5 9 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (0.84%) IIS
7 7 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.32%) Apache
8 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.32%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.32%) Node.js
8 3 (0.32%) WildFly
9 2 (0.21%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.21%) Drupal
9 2 (0.21%) Mule
9 2 (0.21%) nginx
9 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.21%) Confluence
9 2 (0.21%) FileNet
9 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 79 (8.32%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.64%) MS Project
3 15 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.37%) MS Office
5 9 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.32%) Tridion
4 2 (0.21%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.69%) SaaS
2 8 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.74%) IaaS
4 6 (0.63%) PaaS
5 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.90%) Internet
2 7 (0.74%) Skype
3 5 (0.53%) GPRS
3 5 (0.53%) UMTS
3 5 (0.53%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.42%) SSL
4 4 (0.42%) HTTP
4 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.32%) Wireless
5 3 (0.32%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.32%) Intranet
5 3 (0.32%) WAN
5 3 (0.32%) LAN
6 2 (0.21%) DVB
6 2 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.21%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.11%) 4G
7 1 (0.11%) LTE
7 1 (0.11%) SCTP
7 1 (0.11%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 19 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 15 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (1.37%) MySQL
6 12 (1.26%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.42%) DB2
10 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.32%) Big Data
11 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.21%) Essbase
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.21%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (3.58%) Visual Studio
2 33 (3.48%) JIRA
3 29 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (2.95%) Git (software)
5 25 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 25 (2.63%) Subversion
6 20 (2.11%) Hudson
7 18 (1.90%) Maven
8 7 (0.74%) Selenium
9 6 (0.63%) MSTest
10 5 (0.53%) Gradle
11 4 (0.42%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.32%) Ant
12 3 (0.32%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.32%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.32%) ClearQuest
12 3 (0.32%) AccuRev
12 3 (0.32%) TestComplete
13 2 (0.21%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.21%) CMake
General
1 236 (24.87%) Finance
2 66 (6.95%) Telecoms
3 47 (4.95%) Marketing
4 46 (4.85%) Banking
5 45 (4.74%) Retail
6 30 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.63%) Legal
8 22 (2.32%) Electronics
9 21 (2.21%) Games
10 10 (1.05%) Billing
11 8 (0.84%) German Language
11 8 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.74%) Advertising
12 7 (0.74%) French Language
13 6 (0.63%) Automotive
13 6 (0.63%) Law
14 5 (0.53%) Back Office
14 5 (0.53%) Publishing
14 5 (0.53%) International Banking
15 4 (0.42%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (23.92%) .NET
2 77 (8.11%) HTML
3 52 (5.48%) ASP.NET
4 46 (4.85%) CSS
5 43 (4.53%) J2EE
6 35 (3.69%) Web Services
7 29 (3.06%) jQuery
8 24 (2.53%) Spring
9 22 (2.32%) XML
9 22 (2.32%) HTML5
10 20 (2.11%) .NET Framework
11 19 (2.00%) Ajax
12 18 (1.90%) REST
13 17 (1.79%) SOAP
14 16 (1.69%) Hibernate
15 15 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (1.16%) JSON
17 10 (1.05%) Velocity
18 9 (0.95%) CSS3
18 9 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 52 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (2.95%) PMI
5 22 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.48%) iPad
7 14 (1.48%) CMDB
7 14 (1.48%) DTV
8 13 (1.37%) User Experience
9 9 (0.95%) Mathematics
9 9 (0.95%) Wiki
9 9 (0.95%) Credit Risk
10 7 (0.74%) Smartphone
10 7 (0.74%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.53%) Social Media
12 4 (0.42%) Online Games
12 4 (0.42%) iPhone
13 3 (0.32%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.32%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 34 (3.58%) Linux
2 26 (2.74%) Windows
3 18 (1.90%) Android
3 18 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.26%) UNIX
5 6 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.53%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.32%) AIX
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (36.56%) Project Management
3 194 (20.44%) SDLC
4 191 (20.13%) PRINCE2
5 155 (16.33%) Scrum
6 127 (13.38%) Software Delivery
7 112 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 108 (11.38%) Software Engineering
9 101 (10.64%) Mentoring
10 94 (9.91%) Waterfall
11 76 (8.01%) Line Management
12 71 (7.48%) E-Commerce
13 64 (6.74%) People Management
14 63 (6.64%) ITIL
15 57 (6.01%) Coaching
16 50 (5.27%) Analytics
17 47 (4.95%) Programme Management
18 45 (4.74%) Configuration Management
18 45 (4.74%) Product Management
19 42 (4.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 192 (20.23%) C#
2 181 (19.07%) Java
3 109 (11.49%) SQL
4 74 (7.80%) JavaScript
5 67 (7.06%) C++
6 54 (5.69%) C
7 38 (4.00%) PHP
8 15 (1.58%) VB.NET
9 13 (1.37%) Python
10 12 (1.26%) VB
11 11 (1.16%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.63%) Scala
13 5 (0.53%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.53%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.53%) RPG
14 4 (0.42%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.42%) Perl
14 4 (0.42%) VBScript
15 3 (0.32%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 198 (20.86%) Degree
2 44 (4.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 42 (4.43%) PMI Certification
4 30 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 27 (2.85%) APMP
6 25 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 24 (2.53%) ISEB
8 18 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (1.58%) PMP
10 12 (1.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 11 (1.16%) ISTQB
11 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.16%) MCP
12 5 (0.53%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.21%) HND
14 2 (0.21%) MBA
15 1 (0.11%) MCTS
15 1 (0.11%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (12.01%) QA
2 29 (3.06%) SLA
3 9 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.63%) TickIT
5 2 (0.21%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.11%) COREP
6 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.42%) Firmware
2 3 (0.32%) Samba
2 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.21%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.53%) SCCM
2 4 (0.42%) Nessus
2 4 (0.42%) Nmap
3 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.21%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.21%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 139 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.80%) Oracle
3 18 (1.90%) hybris
4 16 (1.69%) SAP
5 15 (1.58%) HP
6 13 (1.37%) IBM
7 11 (1.16%) CollabNet
8 9 (0.95%) ATG
8 9 (0.95%) TOWER Software
9 8 (0.84%) Google
9 8 (0.84%) Autodesk
10 7 (0.74%) Cisco
10 7 (0.74%) VMware
11 5 (0.53%) Remedy
12 4 (0.42%) Perforce
12 4 (0.42%) Telerik
12 4 (0.42%) Coverity
12 4 (0.42%) Adobe
13 3 (0.32%) Sybase
14 2 (0.21%) Websense
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum Plus Bonus Plus Car Plus Benefits
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Exc bonus + great benefits
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Salary: £68000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: To £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
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Salary: (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000-40,000 + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
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Salary: (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
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