The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 490 539 457
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 137 98 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.21% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 106 85 149
Average salary £61,250 £65,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £91,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Software Manager
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40970 43753 42052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.69% 93.90% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34560 36068 35618
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in London

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in London

Software Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
City of London +18 28 £62,500 -7.40% 3
Surbiton - 2 £62,500 - 1
Canary Wharf +11 1 £72,500 +31.81%
Twickenham - 1 £65,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £42,000 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £65,000 - 1
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 119 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (32.77%) Finance
3 75 (31.91%) Project Management
4 64 (27.23%) Microsoft
5 61 (25.96%) Java
6 59 (25.11%) Scrum
7 50 (21.28%) Software Delivery
8 46 (19.57%) .NET
9 45 (19.15%) E-Commerce
10 43 (18.30%) Oracle
11 41 (17.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 40 (17.02%) Banking
13 39 (16.60%) Degree
14 38 (16.17%) MS Excel
15 37 (15.74%) PRINCE2
16 31 (13.19%) C#
17 30 (12.77%) Software Engineering
18 29 (12.34%) Line Management
19 28 (11.91%) Coaching
20 25 (10.64%) Mentoring
20 25 (10.64%) Waterfall
21 23 (9.79%) Retail
22 22 (9.36%) TDD
23 20 (8.51%) SQL Server
24 19 (8.09%) SQL
24 19 (8.09%) Visual Studio
24 19 (8.09%) C
25 18 (7.66%) Legal
25 18 (7.66%) Computer Science
26 17 (7.23%) QA

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (5.53%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.28%) CMS
2 3 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.85%) Drupal
3 2 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.43%) JBoss
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (16.17%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.38%) MS Project
3 7 (2.98%) MS Office
4 6 (2.55%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Summit
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) SaaS
2 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) SSL
1 2 (0.85%) Internet
1 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.43%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.43%) DVB
2 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.98%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Big Data
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (8.09%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.68%) JIRA
4 8 (3.40%) MSTest
5 7 (2.98%) Hudson
5 7 (2.98%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.13%) Subversion
7 3 (1.28%) Maven
7 3 (1.28%) InstallShield
7 3 (1.28%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.85%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.85%) Ant
8 2 (0.85%) JUnit
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.85%) TestNG
8 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 77 (32.77%) Finance
2 40 (17.02%) Banking
3 23 (9.79%) Retail
4 18 (7.66%) Legal
5 17 (7.23%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.83%) Games
6 9 (3.83%) Marketing
7 8 (3.40%) Military
7 8 (3.40%) Investment Banking
7 8 (3.40%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.98%) Front Office
9 6 (2.55%) Back Office
9 6 (2.55%) Publishing
10 4 (1.70%) Advertising
10 4 (1.70%) French Language
11 3 (1.28%) German Language
11 3 (1.28%) Music Industry
11 3 (1.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.85%) Local Government
12 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (19.57%) .NET
2 15 (6.38%) Spring
3 14 (5.96%) J2EE
3 14 (5.96%) Web Services
4 11 (4.68%) SOAP
5 9 (3.83%) REST
6 8 (3.40%) CSS
6 8 (3.40%) JSP
6 8 (3.40%) HTML
7 7 (2.98%) Velocity
8 6 (2.55%) Hibernate
8 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.55%) XML
9 5 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (1.70%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.70%) JSON
10 4 (1.70%) jQuery
11 3 (1.28%) WCF
12 2 (0.85%) Django
12 2 (0.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.23%) PMI
3 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 10 (4.26%) CMDB
4 10 (4.26%) Open Source
5 9 (3.83%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.40%) iPad
6 8 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.98%) Wiki
8 4 (1.70%) Equities
8 4 (1.70%) Economics
8 4 (1.70%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.28%) User Experience
10 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.85%) Kindle
10 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.96%) Windows
2 12 (5.11%) UNIX
3 7 (2.98%) Linux
4 4 (1.70%) Android
4 4 (1.70%) Solaris
5 2 (0.85%) AIX
5 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (31.91%) Project Management
3 59 (25.11%) Scrum
4 50 (21.28%) Software Delivery
5 45 (19.15%) E-Commerce
6 41 (17.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (15.74%) PRINCE2
8 30 (12.77%) Software Engineering
9 29 (12.34%) Line Management
10 28 (11.91%) Coaching
11 25 (10.64%) Waterfall
11 25 (10.64%) Mentoring
12 22 (9.36%) TDD
13 17 (7.23%) Asset Management
14 15 (6.38%) Software Asset Management
15 14 (5.96%) ITIL
16 13 (5.53%) Configuration Management
16 13 (5.53%) Software Licensing
17 12 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (5.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.96%) Java
2 31 (13.19%) C#
3 19 (8.09%) SQL
3 19 (8.09%) C
4 17 (7.23%) C++
5 8 (3.40%) Ada
6 7 (2.98%) Python
6 7 (2.98%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.13%) Perl
8 3 (1.28%) PHP
8 3 (1.28%) Scala
9 2 (0.85%) Ruby
9 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.43%) Groovy
10 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 39 (16.60%) Degree
2 17 (7.23%) PMI Certification
3 16 (6.81%) ISEB
4 11 (4.68%) APMP
5 6 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.43%) MCP
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.23%) QA
2 16 (6.81%) SLA
3 3 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.85%) Varnish
2 2 (0.85%) Samba
3 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Puppet
1 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.85%) Salt
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (27.23%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.30%) Oracle
3 13 (5.53%) hybris
4 11 (4.68%) SAP
5 8 (3.40%) IBM
5 8 (3.40%) Sybase
6 7 (2.98%) ATG
7 5 (2.13%) VMware
8 4 (1.70%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.70%) Demandware
8 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.28%) Macrovision
10 2 (0.85%) Informatica
10 2 (0.85%) Tableau
10 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.43%) Remedy
11 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.43%) Guidewire
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £130,000 per annum up to 100k base. Total Package: 130
Posted: 3 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
83Zero
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
East London
IDscan Biometrics Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago