The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 89 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 16 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.34% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
Software Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Essex region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Software Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Basildon - 8 - -
Colchester - 4 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £42,500 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (47.06%) Software Deployment
1 8 (47.06%) IaaS
1 8 (47.06%) Software Asset Management
1 8 (47.06%) Software Licensing
1 8 (47.06%) Patch Management
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Use Case
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
1 8 (47.06%) PaaS
1 8 (47.06%) Issue Tracking
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
1 8 (47.06%) Asset Management
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
2 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
2 4 (23.53%) VxWorks
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
2 4 (23.53%) Intel
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) C
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) IaaS
1 8 (47.06%) PaaS
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) VxWorks
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Asset Management
1 8 (47.06%) Issue Tracking
1 8 (47.06%) Patch Management
1 8 (47.06%) Software Asset Management
1 8 (47.06%) Software Deployment
1 8 (47.06%) Software Licensing
1 8 (47.06%) Use Case
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Intel
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow