The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 144 141 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 1 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.046% 0.10% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.10% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £62,500 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Software Development 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2098 1933 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.49% 96.65% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1549 1450
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Coaching
4 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) QADirector
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Line Management
2 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CA