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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 480 554 439
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -115
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 439 376 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.34% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.36% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 365 337 428
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £69,750
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
93721 103870 94495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.60% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77961 86096 79484
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 2 June 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 2 June 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
(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
London +99 142 £62,500 - 12
South East +17 84 £52,500 +5.00% 16
East of England +5 55 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Yorkshire +20 53 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West -8 26 £50,000 - 3
West Midlands -18 26 £51,250 -6.81% 6
South West -2 23 £52,500 +5.00% 6
East Midlands +7 21 £46,250 -7.50% 2
North East -9 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 418 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (34.30%) Project Management
3 245 (26.26%) .NET
4 241 (25.83%) Finance
5 201 (21.54%) Microsoft
6 197 (21.11%) Java
7 190 (20.36%) PRINCE2
8 186 (19.94%) Scrum
9 177 (18.97%) Degree
10 168 (18.01%) C#
11 163 (17.47%) SDLC
12 133 (14.26%) Software Delivery
13 124 (13.29%) Software Engineering
14 114 (12.22%) SQL Server
15 112 (12.00%) SQL
16 111 (11.90%) MS Excel
17 109 (11.68%) Oracle
18 101 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 88 (9.43%) Waterfall
20 79 (8.47%) Telecoms
21 78 (8.36%) JavaScript
21 78 (8.36%) Line Management
22 77 (8.25%) Banking
23 73 (7.82%) QA
24 72 (7.72%) ITIL
25 69 (7.40%) Computer Science
25 69 (7.40%) Mentoring
26 68 (7.29%) E-Commerce
27 66 (7.07%) HTML
28 63 (6.75%) Windows

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 15 (1.61%) WebSphere
2 13 (1.39%) CMS
2 13 (1.39%) IIS
3 10 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (0.75%) JBoss
6 6 (0.64%) Apache
7 4 (0.43%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.32%) Orchard CMS
8 3 (0.32%) Confluence
9 2 (0.21%) Drupal
9 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.21%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.11%) Node.js
10 1 (0.11%) FileNet
10 1 (0.11%) Documentum
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 111 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.50%) MS Project
3 16 (1.71%) MS Office
4 6 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.32%) Tridion
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.21%) Maximo
4 2 (0.21%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.43%) SaaS
2 17 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.43%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.29%) Internet
2 5 (0.54%) DNS
2 5 (0.54%) FTP
3 4 (0.43%) IMAP
3 4 (0.43%) Kerberos
3 4 (0.43%) SMTP
3 4 (0.43%) GPRS
3 4 (0.43%) UMTS
4 3 (0.32%) Skype
4 3 (0.32%) Wireless
4 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.32%) WAN
4 3 (0.32%) LAN
5 2 (0.21%) SSL
5 2 (0.21%) Intranet
5 2 (0.21%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.11%) 4G
6 1 (0.11%) 2G
6 1 (0.11%) DVB
6 1 (0.11%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.79%) Relational Database
3 15 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 12 (1.29%) DB2
5 11 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.07%) MySQL
6 10 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.32%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.21%) Big Data
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.11%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 30 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (3.00%) JIRA
4 26 (2.79%) Subversion
5 19 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 13 (1.39%) Hudson
6 13 (1.39%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.07%) MSTest
8 8 (0.86%) Maven
9 5 (0.54%) Gradle
9 5 (0.54%) Selenium
10 3 (0.32%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.32%) Ant
10 3 (0.32%) TestDirector
10 3 (0.32%) AccuRev
10 3 (0.32%) Moq
10 3 (0.32%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.32%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.32%) NUnit
11 2 (0.21%) Mercurial
General
1 241 (25.83%) Finance
2 79 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 77 (8.25%) Banking
4 55 (5.89%) Retail
5 35 (3.75%) Marketing
6 34 (3.64%) Legal
7 24 (2.57%) Electronics
8 20 (2.14%) Games
9 19 (2.04%) Billing
10 17 (1.82%) Aerospace
11 16 (1.71%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.50%) Military
13 9 (0.96%) Advertising
14 7 (0.75%) Publishing
14 7 (0.75%) French Language
15 6 (0.64%) Avionics
15 6 (0.64%) German Language
15 6 (0.64%) Back Office
16 5 (0.54%) Front Office
16 5 (0.54%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (26.26%) .NET
2 66 (7.07%) HTML
3 55 (5.89%) CSS
4 52 (5.57%) J2EE
5 48 (5.14%) ASP.NET
6 30 (3.22%) HTML5
7 24 (2.57%) Web Services
8 22 (2.36%) Spring
8 22 (2.36%) XML
9 20 (2.14%) jQuery
10 18 (1.93%) .NET Framework
10 18 (1.93%) PhoneGap
11 15 (1.61%) Velocity
12 14 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (1.39%) Hibernate
13 13 (1.39%) SOAP
13 13 (1.39%) Ajax
14 12 (1.29%) Apache Flex
14 12 (1.29%) JSP
14 12 (1.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.40%) Computer Science
2 35 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (3.32%) PMI
5 29 (3.11%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.89%) User Experience
7 21 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.50%) CMDB
9 12 (1.29%) Wiki
10 11 (1.18%) iPad
10 11 (1.18%) Mathematics
11 9 (0.96%) Smartphone
12 7 (0.75%) Semantic Web
13 6 (0.64%) Physics
13 6 (0.64%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.64%) NHS
13 6 (0.64%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.54%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.54%) DTV
14 5 (0.54%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 63 (6.75%) Windows
2 40 (4.29%) Linux
3 20 (2.14%) UNIX
4 15 (1.61%) Android
5 12 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.43%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.32%) Solaris
9 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) CentOS
10 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (34.30%) Project Management
3 190 (20.36%) PRINCE2
4 186 (19.94%) Scrum
5 163 (17.47%) SDLC
6 133 (14.26%) Software Delivery
7 124 (13.29%) Software Engineering
8 101 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 88 (9.43%) Waterfall
10 78 (8.36%) Line Management
11 72 (7.72%) ITIL
12 69 (7.40%) Mentoring
13 68 (7.29%) E-Commerce
14 54 (5.79%) Asset Management
14 54 (5.79%) Coaching
15 52 (5.57%) CRM
16 50 (5.36%) Configuration Management
17 49 (5.25%) Software Asset Management
18 47 (5.04%) Resource Management
19 44 (4.72%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (21.11%) Java
2 168 (18.01%) C#
3 112 (12.00%) SQL
4 78 (8.36%) JavaScript
5 57 (6.11%) C++
6 44 (4.72%) C
7 26 (2.79%) PHP
8 18 (1.93%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.82%) Objective-C
10 16 (1.71%) Apple Swift
11 15 (1.61%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.50%) RPG
13 12 (1.29%) Python
14 8 (0.86%) VBScript
15 7 (0.75%) VB
16 5 (0.54%) Perl
17 4 (0.43%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.32%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.32%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.21%) VB6
Qualifications
1 177 (18.97%) Degree
2 46 (4.93%) PMI Certification
3 44 (4.72%) ISEB
4 35 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 31 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 29 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 25 (2.68%) APMP
8 24 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
9 22 (2.36%) SC Cleared
10 15 (1.61%) PMP
11 11 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (1.07%) MCP
13 8 (0.86%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.54%) PhD
15 2 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (0.21%) MBA
16 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 1 (0.11%) MCAD
16 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.82%) QA
2 43 (4.61%) SLA
3 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.75%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.32%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.11%) COREP
6 1 (0.11%) TickIT
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.54%) Firmware
3 4 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.21%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (0.75%) SCCM
2 3 (0.32%) Puppet
3 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.21%) Salt
3 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 201 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 109 (11.68%) Oracle
3 35 (3.75%) SAP
4 32 (3.43%) IBM
5 31 (3.32%) VMware
6 21 (2.25%) hybris
7 16 (1.71%) Telerik
7 16 (1.71%) Xamarin
8 12 (1.29%) Sybase
8 12 (1.29%) ATG
9 9 (0.96%) Google
10 7 (0.75%) Trapeze
11 6 (0.64%) Autodesk
12 5 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.54%) Cisco
13 4 (0.43%) Fujitsu
14 3 (0.32%) Demandware
14 3 (0.32%) Macrovision
14 3 (0.32%) Perforce
14 3 (0.32%) Symantec
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