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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 531 523 483
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 111 97 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 97 82 148
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,057 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 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
(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 -10 30 £57,500 +0.43% 1
Hounslow -13 1 £45,000 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 £67,500 -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 67 (34.36%) Project Management
2 63 (32.31%) Java
3 56 (28.72%) Finance
3 56 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (27.69%) Scrum
5 52 (26.67%) .NET
6 49 (25.13%) C#
7 35 (17.95%) Degree
8 29 (14.87%) Linux
9 24 (12.31%) Computer Science
10 23 (11.79%) E-Commerce
10 23 (11.79%) Asset Management
11 21 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (9.74%) SQL
12 19 (9.74%) PRINCE2
13 18 (9.23%) C++
13 18 (9.23%) TDD
13 18 (9.23%) Banking
13 18 (9.23%) QA
14 17 (8.72%) Oracle
14 17 (8.72%) SQL Server
14 17 (8.72%) Windows
14 17 (8.72%) OO
14 17 (8.72%) Microsoft
14 17 (8.72%) SaaS
15 15 (7.69%) HTML
15 15 (7.69%) ASP.NET
15 15 (7.69%) B2B
15 15 (7.69%) Test Automation
16 14 (7.18%) Front Office

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 8 (4.10%) IIS
2 5 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.05%) Drupal
3 4 (2.05%) CMS
4 3 (1.54%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.03%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.51%) Documentum
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Captiva
Applications
1 12 (6.15%) MS Office
2 11 (5.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Summit
2 2 (1.03%) Agresso
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.72%) SaaS
2 3 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) Internet
2 4 (2.05%) SAN
3 2 (1.03%) VPN
3 2 (1.03%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.51%) GPRS
4 1 (0.51%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) MS Access
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.03%) OLAP
3 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.03%) Big Data
4 1 (0.51%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.51%) OLTP
4 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (5.13%) Selenium
2 9 (4.62%) Subversion
3 8 (4.10%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.08%) WiX
4 6 (3.08%) MSBuild
5 5 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.56%) MSI
6 4 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.05%) JIRA
6 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.54%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.54%) Ant
8 2 (1.03%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.03%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.03%) Maven
8 2 (1.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.03%) Hudson
General
1 56 (28.72%) Finance
2 18 (9.23%) Banking
3 14 (7.18%) Front Office
4 11 (5.64%) Marketing
5 9 (4.62%) Games
6 5 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.56%) Retail
7 4 (2.05%) Advertising
7 4 (2.05%) Law
7 4 (2.05%) French Language
7 4 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.54%) Legal
8 3 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.54%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.03%) Publishing
9 2 (1.03%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.51%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.67%) .NET
2 15 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 15 (7.69%) HTML
3 13 (6.67%) J2EE
4 12 (6.15%) XML
5 10 (5.13%) HTML5
6 7 (3.59%) EJB
7 6 (3.08%) CSS
7 6 (3.08%) Web Services
8 5 (2.56%) Software Packaging
9 4 (2.05%) WCF
9 4 (2.05%) JMS
9 4 (2.05%) JSP
9 4 (2.05%) Servlets
9 4 (2.05%) EJB 3.0
10 3 (1.54%) WPF
10 3 (1.54%) Gherkin
11 2 (1.03%) Spring
11 2 (1.03%) LAMP
11 2 (1.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.62%) Derivative
3 8 (4.10%) PMI
4 7 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.08%) Kindle
6 5 (2.56%) iPad
6 5 (2.56%) Open Source
7 3 (1.54%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.54%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.54%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.54%) Online Games
8 2 (1.03%) CMDB
8 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.03%) Informatics
9 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.51%) Physics
9 1 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.87%) Linux
2 17 (8.72%) Windows
3 10 (5.13%) Android
4 8 (4.10%) UNIX
5 7 (3.59%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) AIX
7 1 (0.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.36%) Project Management
2 56 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (27.69%) Scrum
4 23 (11.79%) Asset Management
4 23 (11.79%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (9.74%) PRINCE2
7 18 (9.23%) TDD
8 17 (8.72%) OO
9 15 (7.69%) B2B
9 15 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 13 (6.67%) Analytics
11 12 (6.15%) Configuration Management
11 12 (6.15%) Data Analysis
11 12 (6.15%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.15%) Web Development
12 11 (5.64%) MVC
12 11 (5.64%) Workflow
12 11 (5.64%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (32.31%) Java
2 49 (25.13%) C#
3 19 (9.74%) SQL
4 18 (9.23%) C++
5 13 (6.67%) Python
6 12 (6.15%) PHP
7 8 (4.10%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.10%) Perl
8 4 (2.05%) C
8 4 (2.05%) VBA
9 2 (1.03%) VC++
9 2 (1.03%) VB
10 1 (0.51%) XQuery
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) XPath
10 1 (0.51%) Groovy
10 1 (0.51%) Scala
10 1 (0.51%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 35 (17.95%) Degree
2 10 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 9 (4.62%) PMP
4 5 (2.56%) MCSE
4 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.05%) ISEB
5 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.23%) QA
2 12 (6.15%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.08%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (2.05%) WMI
1 4 (2.05%) SCCM
2 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (8.72%) Oracle
1 17 (8.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.56%) HP
3 4 (2.05%) Adobe
3 4 (2.05%) IBM
3 4 (2.05%) VMware
3 4 (2.05%) Google
4 3 (1.54%) BEA
5 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.03%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.03%) Symantec
6 1 (0.51%) Macrovision
6 1 (0.51%) Talend
6 1 (0.51%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.51%) EMC
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
6 1 (0.51%) Progress
London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + £5400 pa Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 65000-70000 Per Annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago