The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 99 75 102
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 7 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.50% 0.72% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.74% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 15
Average salary £32,500 £75,000 £72,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1345 940 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.25% 96.51% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 830 1131
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Manager
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 5 £32,500 -
Colchester - 2 £43,750 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL
5 1 (8.33%) MS Project
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Pegasus
5 1 (8.33%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (8.33%) Sage
5 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) COBOL
2 1 (8.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Pegasus
2 1 (8.33%) Sage