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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 473 513 434
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 456 391 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 406 345 484
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
100712 94189 105607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82348 79093 90842
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +4 153 £54,000 +8.00% 17
London +9 99 £60,000 -4.00% 7
North West +6 47 £47,500 +7.75% 11
East of England +1 41 £52,500 -2.32% 11
West Midlands +2 37 £55,000 - 8
East Midlands 0 34 £47,500 - 4
South West -24 27 £53,750 +13.15% 3
Yorkshire -55 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North East -1 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 411 (48.58%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (31.80%) .NET
3 241 (28.49%) Project Management
4 212 (25.06%) Scrum
5 198 (23.40%) Finance
6 178 (21.04%) C#
7 170 (20.09%) Java
8 131 (15.48%) Degree
9 116 (13.71%) PRINCE2
10 114 (13.48%) Microsoft
11 104 (12.29%) Software Engineering
12 93 (10.99%) SQL
13 91 (10.76%) QA
14 81 (9.57%) Waterfall
15 71 (8.39%) C++
16 66 (7.80%) SQL Server
16 66 (7.80%) Mentoring
17 63 (7.45%) ASP.NET
18 62 (7.33%) MS Excel
19 60 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
20 57 (6.74%) Retail
21 54 (6.38%) SaaS
22 53 (6.26%) Computer Science
23 50 (5.91%) Asset Management
23 50 (5.91%) Linux
23 50 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
23 50 (5.91%) Line Management
24 49 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
24 49 (5.79%) Security Cleared
25 48 (5.67%) Oracle

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (2.13%) IIS
2 16 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.18%) Drupal
4 7 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.59%) Confluence
5 5 (0.59%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.59%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.59%) CMS
5 5 (0.59%) Apache
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.12%) WinCC
Applications
1 62 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.43%) MS Office
3 24 (2.84%) MS Project
4 3 (0.35%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.95%) Summit
3 6 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.35%) SalesLogix
4 3 (0.35%) Agresso
5 2 (0.24%) Pegasus Opera
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.24%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.12%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.38%) SaaS
2 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.24%) GitHub
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.54%) Internet
2 7 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.71%) Wireless
4 4 (0.47%) Modbus
4 4 (0.47%) HTTP
4 4 (0.47%) SAN
4 4 (0.47%) TETRA
5 2 (0.24%) VPN
5 2 (0.24%) Firewall
5 2 (0.24%) LTE
6 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.12%) IGMP
6 1 (0.12%) 2G
6 1 (0.12%) 3G
6 1 (0.12%) DVB
6 1 (0.12%) Extranet
6 1 (0.12%) PPP
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) ATM
6 1 (0.12%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.89%) MySQL
3 11 (1.30%) Big Data
4 9 (1.06%) NoSQL
5 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.47%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.47%) MS Access
9 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.35%) OLAP
9 3 (0.35%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.35%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (1.89%) Subversion
3 15 (1.77%) JIRA
3 15 (1.77%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.65%) Selenium
5 9 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.95%) MSBuild
6 8 (0.95%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.71%) WiX
7 6 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.59%) Maven
8 5 (0.59%) MSI
8 5 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.59%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.47%) Ant
9 4 (0.47%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.35%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.35%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 198 (23.40%) Finance
2 57 (6.74%) Retail
3 35 (4.14%) Marketing
4 34 (4.02%) Banking
5 25 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.25%) German Language
7 17 (2.01%) Games
8 16 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.65%) Front Office
10 12 (1.42%) French Language
11 11 (1.30%) Billing
12 10 (1.18%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.06%) Manufacturing
13 9 (1.06%) Electronics
14 8 (0.95%) Law
14 8 (0.95%) Legal
15 6 (0.71%) Advertising
16 5 (0.59%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.59%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.59%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (31.80%) .NET
2 63 (7.45%) ASP.NET
3 43 (5.08%) HTML
4 33 (3.90%) CSS
4 33 (3.90%) Web Services
5 28 (3.31%) J2EE
6 26 (3.07%) jQuery
7 25 (2.96%) XML
8 20 (2.36%) Ajax
9 19 (2.25%) .NET Framework
10 15 (1.77%) HTML5
11 14 (1.65%) Spring
12 11 (1.30%) WPF
13 9 (1.06%) LAMP
13 9 (1.06%) SOAP
13 9 (1.06%) XHTML
14 8 (0.95%) CSS3
15 7 (0.83%) WCF
15 7 (0.83%) XSLT
16 6 (0.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.26%) Computer Science
3 31 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (2.13%) CMDB
4 18 (2.13%) User Experience
5 14 (1.65%) Open Source
6 13 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.30%) PMI
9 9 (1.06%) Derivative
10 8 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (0.83%) Social Media
11 7 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.71%) Kindle
13 5 (0.59%) E-Learning
13 5 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.59%) iPad
14 4 (0.47%) DTV
15 3 (0.35%) Data Integration
15 3 (0.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 50 (5.91%) Linux
2 30 (3.55%) Windows
3 16 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.42%) UNIX
5 11 (1.30%) Android
6 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.35%) HPUX
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.12%) Debian
8 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.12%) Solaris
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (48.58%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (28.49%) Project Management
3 212 (25.06%) Scrum
4 116 (13.71%) PRINCE2
5 104 (12.29%) Software Engineering
6 81 (9.57%) Waterfall
7 66 (7.80%) Mentoring
8 50 (5.91%) Asset Management
8 50 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (5.91%) Line Management
9 49 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
11 44 (5.20%) Web Development
12 41 (4.85%) MVC
13 39 (4.61%) OO
13 39 (4.61%) Business Development
13 39 (4.61%) TDD
13 39 (4.61%) Product Management
13 39 (4.61%) Coaching
14 37 (4.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 178 (21.04%) C#
2 170 (20.09%) Java
3 93 (10.99%) SQL
4 71 (8.39%) C++
5 40 (4.73%) JavaScript
6 37 (4.37%) C
7 31 (3.66%) PHP
8 20 (2.36%) Python
9 17 (2.01%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.30%) Perl
11 7 (0.83%) VB
11 7 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.59%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.47%) Embedded C++
13 4 (0.47%) VBA
14 3 (0.35%) Ruby
14 3 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.35%) Delphi
14 3 (0.35%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 131 (15.48%) Degree
2 49 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.72%) PMI Certification
4 22 (2.60%) PMP
5 20 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.30%) ISEB
8 9 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.95%) APMP
10 7 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.83%) MCSE
11 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.24%) CCA
12 2 (0.24%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.24%) MCSD
12 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.24%) MCPD
13 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (10.76%) QA
2 24 (2.84%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.54%) SLA
4 8 (0.95%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.35%) WCAG
5 3 (0.35%) WAI
6 2 (0.24%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.24%) TickIT
6 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.12%) GAMP
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) XenApp
3 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.71%) SCCM
2 4 (0.47%) WMI
3 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.24%) Puppet
4 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.67%) Oracle
3 12 (1.42%) VMware
4 11 (1.30%) SAP
5 7 (0.83%) IBM
5 7 (0.83%) Adobe
6 6 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.59%) TOWER Software
7 5 (0.59%) Sage
7 5 (0.59%) F5
8 4 (0.47%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.47%) HP
8 4 (0.47%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.47%) Google
9 3 (0.35%) Symantec
9 3 (0.35%) BEA
10 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.24%) Twitter
10 2 (0.24%) Progress
10 2 (0.24%) Intel
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, pension etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £54000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Connections
Salary: to £52,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago