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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 99 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.29% 0.74% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.78% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £69,750 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £74,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +4.50%
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
1316 1030 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.22% 95.19% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 776 740
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Software Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) B2C
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) B2B
3 3 (37.50%) B2C
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification