The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 511 438 414
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 403 485 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.51% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 368 420 492
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101620 95984 106229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83829 80449 91820
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
UK

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 July 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 July 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 -20 114 £53,500 +7.00% 17
London -47 107 £62,500 +13.63% 12
East of England -11 55 £55,000 - 8
West Midlands +34 43 £55,000 - 4
North West -1 25 £47,500 +11.76% 8
East Midlands -29 23 £50,000 - 3
South West -37 22 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Yorkshire -63 21 £47,500 -5.00% 5
North East -5 2 £34,250 -37.72% 2
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 259 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (29.98%) .NET
3 240 (29.13%) Project Management
4 209 (25.36%) Scrum
5 201 (24.39%) C#
6 186 (22.57%) Java
7 174 (21.12%) Finance
8 124 (15.05%) Software Engineering
9 122 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 117 (14.20%) Degree
11 98 (11.89%) SQL
12 92 (11.17%) PRINCE2
13 87 (10.56%) SQL Server
14 85 (10.32%) C++
15 78 (9.47%) QA
16 75 (9.10%) MS Excel
17 73 (8.86%) ASP.NET
18 69 (8.37%) Waterfall
19 65 (7.89%) Linux
19 65 (7.89%) Retail
20 62 (7.52%) E-Commerce
21 60 (7.28%) Oracle
22 58 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
23 51 (6.19%) OO
24 47 (5.70%) Computer Science
24 47 (5.70%) SaaS
25 46 (5.58%) HTML
26 45 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
27 44 (5.34%) TDD
28 43 (5.22%) Asset Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 17 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.58%) IIS
3 12 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (0.85%) CMS
4 7 (0.85%) Apache
4 7 (0.85%) Drupal
5 5 (0.61%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.49%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.24%) WinCC
8 2 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.24%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 75 (9.10%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.91%) MS Office
3 20 (2.43%) MS Project
4 3 (0.36%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.73%) Summit
3 3 (0.36%) Agresso
4 2 (0.24%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.24%) GoldMine
4 2 (0.24%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.70%) SaaS
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.24%) GitHub
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.06%) Internet
2 13 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.46%) Modbus
4 7 (0.85%) Wireless
5 5 (0.61%) SAN
6 4 (0.49%) TETRA
6 4 (0.49%) LTE
6 4 (0.49%) VoIP
7 3 (0.36%) RTP
7 3 (0.36%) GSM
7 3 (0.36%) PBX
7 3 (0.36%) HTTP
7 3 (0.36%) UMTS
7 3 (0.36%) RANAP
7 3 (0.36%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
8 2 (0.24%) DVB
8 2 (0.24%) Extranet
8 2 (0.24%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.58%) MySQL
4 10 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (0.97%) Big Data
6 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.85%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.49%) OLAP
8 4 (0.49%) MS Access
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.36%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.24%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.12%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 22 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (2.55%) Subversion
3 15 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.46%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.33%) JIRA
6 10 (1.21%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.21%) Selenium
7 8 (0.97%) SpecFlow
8 7 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (0.85%) Maven
8 7 (0.85%) MSBuild
9 6 (0.73%) WiX
10 5 (0.61%) MSI
10 5 (0.61%) JUnit
11 4 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.49%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.49%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.36%) PVCS
12 3 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
General
1 174 (21.12%) Finance
2 65 (7.89%) Retail
3 37 (4.49%) Marketing
4 35 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.13%) Banking
6 22 (2.67%) Games
7 18 (2.18%) German Language
8 16 (1.94%) Aerospace
9 14 (1.70%) Front Office
10 11 (1.33%) Electronics
10 11 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.21%) Back Office
11 10 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.09%) Law
13 8 (0.97%) French Language
13 8 (0.97%) Advertising
14 6 (0.73%) Billing
15 5 (0.61%) Legal
16 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.49%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (29.98%) .NET
2 73 (8.86%) ASP.NET
3 46 (5.58%) HTML
4 37 (4.49%) Web Services
5 33 (4.00%) J2EE
6 30 (3.64%) XML
7 29 (3.52%) jQuery
8 28 (3.40%) CSS
9 26 (3.16%) .NET Framework
10 18 (2.18%) Ajax
11 17 (2.06%) SOAP
12 15 (1.82%) WPF
13 13 (1.58%) HTML5
14 11 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.21%) Spring
16 9 (1.09%) XSLT
17 8 (0.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 8 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (0.97%) XHTML
17 8 (0.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 47 (5.70%) Computer Science
2 26 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (1.70%) CMDB
4 13 (1.58%) PMI
5 12 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.33%) Open Source
7 9 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.09%) Derivative
8 8 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.85%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.73%) iPad
10 6 (0.73%) Kindle
10 6 (0.73%) Learning Management System
10 6 (0.73%) Online Games
10 6 (0.73%) E-Learning
11 5 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.61%) Firmware
12 4 (0.49%) VHDL
13 3 (0.36%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 65 (7.89%) Linux
2 37 (4.49%) Windows
3 17 (2.06%) Android
4 15 (1.82%) UNIX
5 11 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.36%) HPUX
6 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.24%) Solaris
7 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.12%) Debian
8 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (29.13%) Project Management
3 209 (25.36%) Scrum
4 124 (15.05%) Software Engineering
5 92 (11.17%) PRINCE2
6 69 (8.37%) Waterfall
7 62 (7.52%) E-Commerce
8 58 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (6.19%) OO
10 45 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (5.34%) TDD
12 43 (5.22%) Asset Management
13 42 (5.10%) MVC
14 39 (4.73%) Configuration Management
15 34 (4.13%) Business Development
16 31 (3.76%) Web Development
17 27 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (3.16%) CRM
18 26 (3.16%) B2B
18 26 (3.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 201 (24.39%) C#
2 186 (22.57%) Java
3 98 (11.89%) SQL
4 85 (10.32%) C++
5 37 (4.49%) JavaScript
6 34 (4.13%) PHP
7 31 (3.76%) C
8 20 (2.43%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.06%) Python
10 13 (1.58%) Perl
11 11 (1.33%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.73%) VB
13 4 (0.49%) VBA
13 4 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.36%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.36%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.36%) VC++
14 3 (0.36%) Delphi
14 3 (0.36%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 117 (14.20%) Degree
2 41 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.06%) PMI Certification
4 16 (1.94%) ISEB
5 12 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (1.33%) PMP
7 10 (1.21%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.61%) MCSE
11 4 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.49%) MCP
12 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.24%) CCSP
12 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.12%) HNC
13 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.12%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.47%) QA
2 29 (3.52%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.09%) SLA
4 8 (0.97%) DO-178B
5 7 (0.85%) IEC 61508
6 6 (0.73%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.61%) TickIT
7 5 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.36%) WCAG
8 3 (0.36%) WAI
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.12%) GAMP
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.73%) SCCM
2 4 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.49%) WMI
3 3 (0.36%) Puppet
3 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 122 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 60 (7.28%) Oracle
3 14 (1.70%) HP
4 12 (1.46%) VMware
5 10 (1.21%) SAP
5 10 (1.21%) Adobe
6 5 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.49%) Google
7 4 (0.49%) IBM
7 4 (0.49%) Symantec
7 4 (0.49%) Sage
7 4 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.36%) BEA
8 3 (0.36%) Cisco
8 3 (0.36%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.36%) Capita
8 3 (0.36%) F5
9 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.24%) Twitter
9 2 (0.24%) Altiris
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