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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 501 441 410
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 418 466 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.46% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.49% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 375 407 499
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -22 127 £53,500 +7.00% 20
London -45 109 £65,000 +18.18% 9
East of England 0 52 £55,000 - 4
West Midlands +15 45 £55,000 - 6
North West -4 28 £47,500 +11.76% 7
East Midlands -29 25 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South West -22 24 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Yorkshire -44 20 £47,500 -5.00% 4
North East -5 1 £31,000 -43.63% 1
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 265 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (29.81%) .NET
3 242 (29.09%) Project Management
4 206 (24.76%) Scrum
5 196 (23.56%) C#
6 182 (21.88%) Java
7 176 (21.15%) Finance
8 123 (14.78%) Microsoft
9 118 (14.18%) Software Engineering
10 117 (14.06%) Degree
11 95 (11.42%) SQL
11 95 (11.42%) PRINCE2
12 88 (10.58%) SQL Server
12 88 (10.58%) QA
13 81 (9.74%) C++
14 74 (8.89%) ASP.NET
14 74 (8.89%) MS Excel
15 70 (8.41%) Waterfall
16 66 (7.93%) Retail
17 62 (7.45%) Linux
18 55 (6.61%) Oracle
18 55 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
19 54 (6.49%) E-Commerce
20 50 (6.01%) Computer Science
21 49 (5.89%) SaaS
22 48 (5.77%) HTML
23 47 (5.65%) Asset Management
24 46 (5.53%) OO
25 45 (5.41%) MVC
25 45 (5.41%) Security Cleared

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 15 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.68%) IIS
3 10 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.08%) Drupal
5 8 (0.96%) CMS
6 7 (0.84%) Apache
7 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.48%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.24%) WinCC
10 2 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.12%) Documentum
Applications
1 74 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.25%) MS Office
3 21 (2.52%) 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 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.84%) Summit
3 3 (0.36%) Agresso
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.24%) SalesLogix
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%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
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
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.89%) SaaS
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.24%) GitHub
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.92%) Internet
2 12 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.32%) Modbus
4 7 (0.84%) Wireless
5 5 (0.60%) SAN
6 4 (0.48%) TETRA
7 3 (0.36%) HTTP
7 3 (0.36%) VoIP
7 3 (0.36%) LTE
8 2 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.24%) RANAP
8 2 (0.24%) GSM
8 2 (0.24%) PBX
8 2 (0.24%) UMTS
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
8 2 (0.24%) DVB
8 2 (0.24%) RTP
8 2 (0.24%) Extranet
8 2 (0.24%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.92%) MySQL
3 13 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (0.96%) NoSQL
5 8 (0.96%) Big Data
6 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.48%) MS Access
8 4 (0.48%) OLAP
9 3 (0.36%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.12%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (2.04%) Subversion
3 14 (1.68%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.32%) Selenium
5 9 (1.08%) JIRA
5 9 (1.08%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.96%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.84%) MSBuild
7 7 (0.84%) SpecFlow
7 7 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (0.72%) WiX
9 5 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (0.60%) MSI
9 5 (0.60%) JUnit
9 5 (0.60%) Maven
10 4 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.36%) Hudson
11 3 (0.36%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.36%) FitNesse
General
1 176 (21.15%) Finance
2 66 (7.93%) Retail
3 34 (4.09%) Marketing
3 34 (4.09%) Banking
4 29 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.00%) Games
6 19 (2.28%) German Language
7 14 (1.68%) Front Office
7 14 (1.68%) Aerospace
8 12 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.32%) Electronics
9 11 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.08%) French Language
11 8 (0.96%) Law
11 8 (0.96%) Back Office
12 7 (0.84%) Advertising
13 6 (0.72%) Billing
14 5 (0.60%) Legal
15 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.48%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (29.81%) .NET
2 74 (8.89%) ASP.NET
3 48 (5.77%) HTML
4 39 (4.69%) Web Services
5 31 (3.73%) J2EE
6 30 (3.61%) jQuery
7 29 (3.49%) CSS
7 29 (3.49%) XML
8 27 (3.25%) .NET Framework
9 18 (2.16%) SOAP
10 17 (2.04%) Ajax
11 16 (1.92%) WPF
12 14 (1.68%) HTML5
13 11 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (1.08%) XHTML
14 9 (1.08%) Spring
15 8 (0.96%) WCF
15 8 (0.96%) XSLT
15 8 (0.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (0.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.01%) Computer Science
2 27 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (2.04%) CMDB
4 13 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.44%) PMI
5 12 (1.44%) Open Source
6 9 (1.08%) Derivative
7 8 (0.96%) Mathematics
7 8 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.72%) Online Games
9 6 (0.72%) Kindle
9 6 (0.72%) iPad
10 5 (0.60%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.60%) E-Learning
10 5 (0.60%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.60%) Learning Management System
11 4 (0.48%) Firmware
11 4 (0.48%) VHDL
12 3 (0.36%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.45%) Linux
2 36 (4.33%) Windows
3 16 (1.92%) Android
4 15 (1.80%) UNIX
5 13 (1.56%) 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
1 265 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (29.09%) Project Management
3 206 (24.76%) Scrum
4 118 (14.18%) Software Engineering
5 95 (11.42%) PRINCE2
6 70 (8.41%) Waterfall
7 55 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 54 (6.49%) E-Commerce
9 47 (5.65%) Asset Management
10 46 (5.53%) OO
11 45 (5.41%) MVC
12 44 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (4.81%) TDD
14 36 (4.33%) Configuration Management
14 36 (4.33%) Business Development
15 33 (3.97%) Web Development
16 30 (3.61%) Product Management
17 27 (3.25%) B2B
17 27 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 196 (23.56%) C#
2 182 (21.88%) Java
3 95 (11.42%) SQL
4 81 (9.74%) C++
5 39 (4.69%) JavaScript
6 32 (3.85%) C
7 30 (3.61%) PHP
8 21 (2.52%) T-SQL
9 18 (2.16%) Python
10 12 (1.44%) Perl
11 9 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.72%) VB
13 4 (0.48%) VBA
14 3 (0.36%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.36%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.36%) Delphi
14 3 (0.36%) VC++
14 3 (0.36%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 117 (14.06%) Degree
2 45 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 14 (1.68%) PMP
4 14 (1.68%) ISEB
4 14 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.60%) MCSE
7 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.48%) MCP
9 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.24%) CCSP
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.12%) APMP
10 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (10.58%) QA
2 30 (3.61%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.08%) SLA
4 7 (0.84%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.60%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.60%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.60%) TickIT
5 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.36%) WCAG
6 3 (0.36%) WAI
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
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.72%) SCCM
2 4 (0.48%) WMI
2 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.36%) Puppet
3 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 123 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.61%) Oracle
3 13 (1.56%) VMware
4 12 (1.44%) HP
5 11 (1.32%) SAP
6 9 (1.08%) Adobe
7 5 (0.60%) F5
7 5 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.60%) IBM
8 4 (0.48%) Google
8 4 (0.48%) Symantec
8 4 (0.48%) Sage
8 4 (0.48%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.36%) BEA
9 3 (0.36%) Capita
10 2 (0.24%) Altiris
10 2 (0.24%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.24%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.24%) Cisco
10 2 (0.24%) BMC
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Sanderson
Posted: 6 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
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North East
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £55k-£65k + Bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
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Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
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