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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 483 504 439
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 464 388 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 415 338 474
Average salary £53,500 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.88% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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
South East +18 151 £54,000 +3.84% 23
London +6 91 £60,000 -4.00% 13
North West +19 54 £47,500 +5.55% 11
East of England -11 42 £53,750 -2.27% 10
East Midlands +3 38 £47,500 - 3
West Midlands -9 38 £55,000 - 9
South West -9 26 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Yorkshire -35 25 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North East -4 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 413 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (32.07%) .NET
3 235 (27.81%) Project Management
4 214 (25.33%) Scrum
5 192 (22.72%) Finance
6 172 (20.36%) C#
7 166 (19.64%) Java
8 131 (15.50%) Degree
9 118 (13.96%) PRINCE2
10 114 (13.49%) Microsoft
11 108 (12.78%) Software Engineering
12 90 (10.65%) SQL
13 89 (10.53%) QA
14 88 (10.41%) Waterfall
15 68 (8.05%) C++
16 67 (7.93%) Mentoring
17 64 (7.57%) MS Excel
18 63 (7.46%) SQL Server
18 63 (7.46%) ASP.NET
19 56 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
20 54 (6.39%) Retail
21 52 (6.15%) Line Management
22 50 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
22 50 (5.92%) Security Cleared
22 50 (5.92%) SaaS
23 49 (5.80%) Asset Management
23 49 (5.80%) Linux
23 49 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
24 48 (5.68%) Oracle
25 47 (5.56%) Computer Science

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.01%) IIS
3 10 (1.18%) Drupal
4 7 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (0.83%) CMS
5 5 (0.59%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.59%) Confluence
6 4 (0.47%) Apache
6 4 (0.47%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.12%) WinCC
Applications
1 64 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.55%) MS Office
3 24 (2.84%) MS Project
4 3 (0.36%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.95%) Summit
3 6 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.36%) Agresso
5 2 (0.24%) Pegasus Opera
5 2 (0.24%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.12%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.92%) SaaS
2 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.24%) GitHub
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.78%) Internet
2 6 (0.71%) Wireless
3 5 (0.59%) HTTP
3 5 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.47%) SAN
4 4 (0.47%) TETRA
5 2 (0.24%) Modbus
5 2 (0.24%) LTE
6 1 (0.12%) IGMP
6 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.12%) CTI
6 1 (0.12%) 3G
6 1 (0.12%) DVB
6 1 (0.12%) Firewall
6 1 (0.12%) 2G
6 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.12%) PPP
6 1 (0.12%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.78%) MySQL
3 10 (1.18%) Big Data
4 9 (1.07%) NoSQL
5 7 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.47%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.47%) MS Access
8 4 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.36%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.24%) OLAP
10 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (1.89%) Selenium
3 15 (1.78%) Subversion
3 15 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.66%) JIRA
5 10 (1.18%) 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%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.47%) Ant
9 4 (0.47%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.36%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.36%) ClearQuest
General
1 192 (22.72%) Finance
2 54 (6.39%) Retail
3 35 (4.14%) Marketing
4 28 (3.31%) Banking
5 25 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.25%) German Language
7 16 (1.89%) Games
8 15 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.66%) Front Office
10 13 (1.54%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.30%) Billing
11 11 (1.30%) French Language
12 9 (1.07%) Electronics
12 9 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.95%) Law
13 8 (0.95%) Legal
14 7 (0.83%) Back Office
15 5 (0.59%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.59%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.59%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (32.07%) .NET
2 63 (7.46%) ASP.NET
3 44 (5.21%) HTML
4 36 (4.26%) CSS
5 35 (4.14%) Web Services
6 28 (3.31%) jQuery
7 27 (3.20%) XML
7 27 (3.20%) J2EE
8 23 (2.72%) Ajax
9 21 (2.49%) .NET Framework
10 14 (1.66%) Spring
11 13 (1.54%) HTML5
12 11 (1.30%) WPF
13 9 (1.07%) SOAP
13 9 (1.07%) XSLT
13 9 (1.07%) XHTML
14 8 (0.95%) CSS3
14 8 (0.95%) LAMP
14 8 (0.95%) WCF
15 7 (0.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 32 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (2.37%) User Experience
5 18 (2.13%) CMDB
6 13 (1.54%) Open Source
7 12 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.07%) Derivative
10 9 (1.07%) PMI
11 8 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.83%) Social Media
13 6 (0.71%) Kindle
13 6 (0.71%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.59%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.59%) E-Learning
14 5 (0.59%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.59%) iPad
15 4 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (5.80%) Linux
2 30 (3.55%) Windows
3 16 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.42%) UNIX
5 9 (1.07%) Android
6 2 (0.24%) HPUX
6 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.12%) CentOS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.12%) Debian
7 1 (0.12%) AIX
7 1 (0.12%) Solaris
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (27.81%) Project Management
3 214 (25.33%) Scrum
4 118 (13.96%) PRINCE2
5 108 (12.78%) Software Engineering
6 88 (10.41%) Waterfall
7 67 (7.93%) Mentoring
8 52 (6.15%) Line Management
9 50 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (5.80%) Asset Management
10 49 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (5.44%) Software Asset Management
12 43 (5.09%) OO
13 42 (4.97%) MVC
14 41 (4.85%) Web Development
15 40 (4.73%) Business Development
16 39 (4.62%) TDD
16 39 (4.62%) Product Management
17 38 (4.50%) Coaching
18 35 (4.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 172 (20.36%) C#
2 166 (19.64%) Java
3 90 (10.65%) SQL
4 68 (8.05%) C++
5 44 (5.21%) JavaScript
6 36 (4.26%) C
7 31 (3.67%) PHP
8 18 (2.13%) Python
9 16 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.95%) Perl
11 7 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.47%) Embedded C++
12 4 (0.47%) VBA
12 4 (0.47%) VB
12 4 (0.47%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.36%) Ruby
13 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.36%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.24%) VBScript
14 2 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 131 (15.50%) Degree
2 50 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.84%) PMP
4 23 (2.72%) PMI Certification
5 21 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.30%) ISEB
8 9 (1.07%) APMP
9 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.83%) MCSE
11 6 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.24%) MCSD
13 2 (0.24%) CCA
13 2 (0.24%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.24%) MCPD
13 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (10.53%) QA
2 23 (2.72%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.54%) SLA
4 8 (0.95%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.59%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.36%) WCAG
6 3 (0.36%) WAI
7 2 (0.24%) TickIT
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.12%) GAMP
8 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%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.71%) SCCM
2 4 (0.47%) WMI
3 3 (0.36%) 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 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.68%) Oracle
3 13 (1.54%) VMware
4 10 (1.18%) SAP
5 7 (0.83%) IBM
5 7 (0.83%) Adobe
6 5 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.59%) TOWER Software
6 5 (0.59%) F5
6 5 (0.59%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.47%) HP
7 4 (0.47%) Sage
7 4 (0.47%) Google
8 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.36%) Symantec
8 3 (0.36%) Sybase
8 3 (0.36%) BEA
9 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.24%) Twitter
9 2 (0.24%) Progress
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