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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 464 518 455
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 504 435 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.41% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 400 387 411
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £36,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
98056 106457 98778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.58% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81089 87072 83152
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +58 141 £62,500 -3.84% 10
South East +11 98 £55,000 +3.28% 17
Yorkshire +20 66 £50,000 - 3
East of England +38 54 £54,500 +9.00% 2
North West +22 49 £50,000 +13.63% 5
South West 0 44 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Midlands -10 29 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +6 14 £49,500 +10.00% 3
North East -8 10 £43,000 +14.66%
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 445 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (33.60%) Project Management
3 280 (28.34%) .NET
4 239 (24.19%) Finance
5 220 (22.27%) Java
6 216 (21.86%) Microsoft
7 199 (20.14%) Scrum
8 194 (19.64%) PRINCE2
9 185 (18.72%) C#
10 183 (18.52%) Degree
11 154 (15.59%) Software Engineering
12 143 (14.47%) SQL
13 129 (13.06%) Software Delivery
14 119 (12.04%) MS Excel
15 114 (11.54%) Oracle
16 111 (11.23%) Stakeholder Management
17 98 (9.92%) SQL Server
18 96 (9.72%) JavaScript
19 92 (9.31%) Waterfall
20 85 (8.60%) HTML
21 83 (8.40%) Banking
21 83 (8.40%) Line Management
22 79 (8.00%) Telecoms
23 77 (7.79%) C++
23 77 (7.79%) ITIL
24 76 (7.69%) Windows
25 72 (7.29%) E-Commerce
26 67 (6.78%) CSS
27 65 (6.58%) Linux
27 65 (6.58%) Resource Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 22 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (1.21%) IIS
4 10 (1.01%) Apache
5 9 (0.91%) JBoss
5 9 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 9 (0.91%) CMS
5 9 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.71%) Alfresco
6 7 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
7 6 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.30%) Orchard CMS
9 3 (0.30%) Confluence
10 2 (0.20%) Drupal
11 1 (0.10%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 119 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.45%) MS Project
3 19 (1.92%) MS Office
4 8 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Maximo
4 2 (0.20%) Tridion
4 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.04%) SaaS
2 29 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.91%) Internet
2 5 (0.51%) DNS
2 5 (0.51%) FTP
3 4 (0.40%) SMTP
3 4 (0.40%) Ethernet
3 4 (0.40%) IMAP
4 3 (0.30%) Wireless
4 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.30%) DSL
5 2 (0.20%) SSL
5 2 (0.20%) LAN
5 2 (0.20%) SMS
5 2 (0.20%) WAN
5 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.20%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.10%) 4G
6 1 (0.10%) 2G
6 1 (0.10%) LTE
6 1 (0.10%) SCTP
6 1 (0.10%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.73%) Relational Database
3 15 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 11 (1.11%) MySQL
5 10 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 9 (0.91%) DB2
7 8 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.30%) Big Data
11 2 (0.20%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (4.35%) Subversion
2 41 (4.15%) Visual Studio
3 37 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (2.94%) JIRA
5 19 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 15 (1.52%) Hudson
7 12 (1.21%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.01%) MSTest
9 6 (0.61%) Maven
10 5 (0.51%) JUnit
10 5 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.40%) Selenium
11 4 (0.40%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.30%) NUnit
12 3 (0.30%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.30%) Ant
12 3 (0.30%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.30%) Moq
12 3 (0.30%) Gradle
13 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 239 (24.19%) Finance
2 83 (8.40%) Banking
3 79 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 51 (5.16%) Retail
5 34 (3.44%) Marketing
6 32 (3.24%) Military
7 27 (2.73%) Legal
8 26 (2.63%) Aerospace
9 25 (2.53%) Electronics
10 18 (1.82%) Games
11 16 (1.62%) Billing
12 14 (1.42%) Manufacturing
13 12 (1.21%) Advertising
14 9 (0.91%) Avionics
15 8 (0.81%) French Language
16 7 (0.71%) German Language
16 7 (0.71%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.71%) Back Office
17 6 (0.61%) Front Office
17 6 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (28.34%) .NET
2 85 (8.60%) HTML
3 67 (6.78%) CSS
4 54 (5.47%) J2EE
5 46 (4.66%) ASP.NET
6 41 (4.15%) HTML5
7 31 (3.14%) Web Services
7 31 (3.14%) Spring
8 29 (2.94%) PhoneGap
9 24 (2.43%) XML
10 17 (1.72%) jQuery
11 16 (1.62%) Ajax
12 15 (1.52%) Velocity
12 15 (1.52%) SOAP
13 14 (1.42%) .NET Framework
14 13 (1.32%) REST
15 12 (1.21%) WCF
16 11 (1.11%) Hibernate
16 11 (1.11%) JSP
17 10 (1.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.07%) Computer Science
2 40 (4.05%) Open Source
2 40 (4.05%) User Experience
3 39 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.94%) PMI
7 25 (2.53%) Mobile App
8 18 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 13 (1.32%) Semantic Web
10 12 (1.21%) NHS
11 11 (1.11%) CMDB
12 10 (1.01%) Wiki
12 10 (1.01%) iPad
12 10 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.91%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.71%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.61%) Physics
15 6 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (0.51%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 76 (7.69%) Windows
2 65 (6.58%) Linux
3 32 (3.24%) UNIX
4 13 (1.32%) Android
5 11 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.40%) Solaris
9 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (33.60%) Project Management
3 199 (20.14%) Scrum
4 194 (19.64%) PRINCE2
5 154 (15.59%) Software Engineering
6 129 (13.06%) Software Delivery
7 111 (11.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 92 (9.31%) Waterfall
9 83 (8.40%) Line Management
10 77 (7.79%) ITIL
11 72 (7.29%) E-Commerce
12 65 (6.58%) Resource Management
13 61 (6.17%) Asset Management
14 60 (6.07%) Coaching
15 58 (5.87%) Mentoring
16 57 (5.77%) CRM
17 55 (5.57%) Software Asset Management
18 49 (4.96%) OO
18 49 (4.96%) Configuration Management
19 44 (4.45%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 220 (22.27%) Java
2 185 (18.72%) C#
3 143 (14.47%) SQL
4 96 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 77 (7.79%) C++
6 54 (5.47%) C
7 29 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 27 (2.73%) Python
9 25 (2.53%) PHP
10 19 (1.92%) VB.NET
11 15 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.11%) Perl
13 10 (1.01%) VB
14 9 (0.91%) RPG
15 8 (0.81%) Ada
16 7 (0.71%) VBScript
17 6 (0.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 6 (0.61%) Jython
18 5 (0.51%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 183 (18.52%) Degree
2 44 (4.45%) ISEB
2 44 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 40 (4.05%) PMI Certification
4 26 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (2.53%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (1.92%) APMP
9 11 (1.11%) PMP
10 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.91%) MCP
11 7 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.51%) PhD
12 5 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.10%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.58%) QA
2 40 (4.05%) SLA
3 11 (1.11%) DO-178B
4 8 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.51%) Firmware
3 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.20%) Varnish
5 1 (0.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.61%) SCCM
2 3 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.20%) Puppet
3 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 216 (21.86%) Microsoft
2 114 (11.54%) Oracle
3 36 (3.64%) SAP
4 32 (3.24%) VMware
5 28 (2.83%) Xamarin
5 28 (2.83%) IBM
6 27 (2.73%) Telerik
7 21 (2.13%) Sybase
8 18 (1.82%) hybris
9 9 (0.91%) ATG
10 8 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.71%) Trapeze
12 5 (0.51%) Symantec
13 4 (0.40%) BMC
13 4 (0.40%) Autodesk
13 4 (0.40%) Demandware
13 4 (0.40%) Google
13 4 (0.40%) Fujitsu
14 3 (0.30%) LANDesk
14 3 (0.30%) Macrovision
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: Yesterday
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