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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 471 528 460
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 482 416 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.40% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 428 375 410
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 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +49 127 £65,000 +4.00% 9
South East -18 105 £55,000 +2.80% 14
Yorkshire +51 69 £60,000 +26.31% 5
South West +8 45 £50,000 - 8
East of England -5 42 £55,000 - 6
West Midlands -18 37 £45,500 -17.27% 6
North West -4 27 £55,000 +15.78% 5
East Midlands 0 23 £45,000 -7.69% 4
North East -5 6 £55,000 +77.41%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 476 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (35.72%) Project Management
3 248 (25.38%) .NET
4 240 (24.56%) Finance
5 205 (20.98%) PRINCE2
6 203 (20.78%) Degree
7 194 (19.86%) C#
8 191 (19.55%) Java
9 185 (18.94%) Microsoft
10 182 (18.63%) Scrum
10 182 (18.63%) SDLC
11 138 (14.12%) Software Delivery
12 122 (12.49%) SQL
13 115 (11.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 114 (11.67%) MS Excel
15 108 (11.05%) SQL Server
16 106 (10.85%) Software Engineering
17 98 (10.03%) Oracle
18 96 (9.83%) QA
19 94 (9.62%) Waterfall
20 91 (9.31%) Computer Science
20 91 (9.31%) ITIL
21 87 (8.90%) Mentoring
22 79 (8.09%) Line Management
23 77 (7.88%) HTML
24 76 (7.78%) Telecoms
25 75 (7.68%) JavaScript
26 74 (7.57%) Banking
27 73 (7.47%) E-Commerce
28 69 (7.06%) C++

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (1.94%) CMS
2 16 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 14 (1.43%) IIS
4 10 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (0.82%) JBoss
7 5 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.41%) Apache
9 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.31%) Node.js
9 3 (0.31%) Orchard CMS
10 2 (0.20%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.20%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.20%) Mule
10 2 (0.20%) nginx
10 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.20%) Confluence
11 1 (0.10%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.10%) Drupal
11 1 (0.10%) GlassFish
Applications
1 114 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.91%) MS Project
3 18 (1.84%) MS Office
4 13 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.31%) Tridion
4 2 (0.20%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.48%) SaaS
2 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.61%) IaaS
4 5 (0.51%) PaaS
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.54%) Internet
2 7 (0.72%) Skype
3 6 (0.61%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.51%) GPRS
4 5 (0.51%) UMTS
5 4 (0.41%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.31%) WAN
6 3 (0.31%) LAN
6 3 (0.31%) Wireless
7 2 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.20%) SSL
7 2 (0.20%) Intranet
7 2 (0.20%) HTTP
7 2 (0.20%) DNS
7 2 (0.20%) DVB
7 2 (0.20%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.10%) 4G
8 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.10%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.10%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.97%) Relational Database
3 18 (1.84%) RDBMS
4 14 (1.43%) MySQL
5 13 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.51%) DB2
9 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.31%) Big Data
10 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.20%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.20%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 41 (4.20%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (3.17%) JIRA
4 24 (2.46%) Subversion
4 24 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 20 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 15 (1.54%) Hudson
7 13 (1.33%) Maven
8 10 (1.02%) MSTest
9 7 (0.72%) Selenium
10 5 (0.51%) InstallShield
10 5 (0.51%) Gradle
11 4 (0.41%) NUnit
12 3 (0.31%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.31%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.31%) Moq
12 3 (0.31%) AccuRev
12 3 (0.31%) TestComplete
13 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 240 (24.56%) Finance
2 76 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 74 (7.57%) Banking
4 60 (6.14%) Retail
5 45 (4.61%) Marketing
6 30 (3.07%) Legal
7 25 (2.56%) Electronics
8 24 (2.46%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.84%) Games
10 12 (1.23%) Billing
11 9 (0.92%) Advertising
11 9 (0.92%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.82%) Military
13 7 (0.72%) Publishing
13 7 (0.72%) French Language
14 6 (0.61%) German Language
15 5 (0.51%) International Banking
15 5 (0.51%) Automotive
16 4 (0.41%) Law
16 4 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (25.38%) .NET
2 77 (7.88%) HTML
3 56 (5.73%) ASP.NET
4 52 (5.32%) J2EE
5 47 (4.81%) CSS
6 30 (3.07%) Web Services
7 28 (2.87%) jQuery
8 26 (2.66%) HTML5
9 23 (2.35%) XML
9 23 (2.35%) Spring
10 21 (2.15%) .NET Framework
11 18 (1.84%) SOAP
11 18 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (1.84%) REST
12 17 (1.74%) Ajax
13 15 (1.54%) Hibernate
14 11 (1.13%) Velocity
14 11 (1.13%) JSP
14 11 (1.13%) WPF
15 10 (1.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.31%) Computer Science
2 46 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (2.97%) PMI
5 28 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.54%) User Experience
8 13 (1.33%) DTV
9 12 (1.23%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.23%) CMDB
9 12 (1.23%) iPad
10 9 (0.92%) Wiki
10 9 (0.92%) Credit Risk
11 7 (0.72%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.51%) NHS
12 5 (0.51%) Physics
12 5 (0.51%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.41%) Social Media
13 4 (0.41%) Chemistry
13 4 (0.41%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 44 (4.50%) Windows
2 38 (3.89%) Linux
3 19 (1.94%) Android
3 19 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.23%) UNIX
5 9 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.51%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.10%) AIX
7 1 (0.10%) Solaris
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.10%) CentOS
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (35.72%) Project Management
3 205 (20.98%) PRINCE2
4 182 (18.63%) Scrum
4 182 (18.63%) SDLC
5 138 (14.12%) Software Delivery
6 115 (11.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 106 (10.85%) Software Engineering
8 94 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 91 (9.31%) ITIL
10 87 (8.90%) Mentoring
11 79 (8.09%) Line Management
12 73 (7.47%) E-Commerce
13 62 (6.35%) People Management
14 60 (6.14%) Configuration Management
15 56 (5.73%) Coaching
16 50 (5.12%) Asset Management
17 47 (4.81%) Software Asset Management
18 45 (4.61%) Product Management
19 42 (4.30%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 194 (19.86%) C#
2 191 (19.55%) Java
3 122 (12.49%) SQL
4 75 (7.68%) JavaScript
5 69 (7.06%) C++
6 53 (5.42%) C
7 37 (3.79%) PHP
8 18 (1.84%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.23%) VB
11 11 (1.13%) Python
12 7 (0.72%) RPG
12 7 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.61%) Scala
13 6 (0.61%) Apple Swift
13 6 (0.61%) VBScript
14 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.51%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.41%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 203 (20.78%) Degree
2 50 (5.12%) ISEB
3 48 (4.91%) PMI Certification
4 43 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 29 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 28 (2.87%) APMP
7 26 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 21 (2.15%) SC Cleared
10 19 (1.94%) PMP
11 15 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (1.23%) MCP
12 12 (1.23%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 5 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.41%) PhD
16 2 (0.20%) HND
16 2 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
16 2 (0.20%) MBA
17 1 (0.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (9.83%) QA
2 35 (3.58%) SLA
3 9 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.61%) TickIT
5 3 (0.31%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.10%) COREP
7 1 (0.10%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.41%) Firmware
3 2 (0.20%) Varnish
4 1 (0.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (0.41%) SCCM
2 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 185 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 98 (10.03%) Oracle
3 39 (3.99%) SAP
4 31 (3.17%) IBM
5 28 (2.87%) VMware
6 20 (2.05%) hybris
7 11 (1.13%) HP
8 9 (0.92%) ATG
9 8 (0.82%) Telerik
10 7 (0.72%) Cisco
11 6 (0.61%) Google
11 6 (0.61%) CollabNet
11 6 (0.61%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.51%) Perforce
13 4 (0.41%) Trapeze
13 4 (0.41%) Sybase
13 4 (0.41%) Adobe
14 3 (0.31%) TOWER Software
14 3 (0.31%) Autodesk
15 2 (0.20%) Northgate
Sutton, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £100,000 per annum + fantastic benefits inc 30% bonus + pension!!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum Plus Bonus Plus Car Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
PCR
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson - RFS
Posted: 4 days ago