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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 533 524 477
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 101 82 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 87 72 166
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £80,500
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +22 36 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Uxbridge +2 1 - -
Hounslow -3 1 £45,000 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 £67,500 - 1
Ealing - 1 - -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.50%) Project Management
3 64 (32.00%) Java
4 58 (29.00%) Scrum
5 53 (26.50%) Finance
6 51 (25.50%) .NET
7 45 (22.50%) C#
8 37 (18.50%) Degree
9 30 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 29 (14.50%) Linux
11 26 (13.00%) Computer Science
12 23 (11.50%) Asset Management
12 23 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (10.50%) Software Licensing
13 21 (10.50%) E-Commerce
13 21 (10.50%) PRINCE2
14 20 (10.00%) SQL
14 20 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
15 19 (9.50%) Test Automation
15 19 (9.50%) QA
16 18 (9.00%) TDD
16 18 (9.00%) People Management
17 17 (8.50%) Banking
17 17 (8.50%) C++
17 17 (8.50%) Oracle
17 17 (8.50%) SQL Server
17 17 (8.50%) Windows
18 16 (8.00%) Microsoft
19 15 (7.50%) OO

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.00%) IIS
2 5 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.00%) Drupal
3 4 (2.00%) Confluence
3 4 (2.00%) CMS
4 3 (1.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.00%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (7.50%) MS Office
2 10 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Summit
2 2 (1.00%) Agresso
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.50%) SaaS
2 3 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.00%) SAN
1 4 (2.00%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) Firewall
2 2 (1.00%) VPN
3 1 (0.50%) GPRS
3 1 (0.50%) PPP
3 1 (0.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.00%) Big Data
2 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.00%) MS Access
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.00%) OLAP
3 2 (1.00%) MySQL
3 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.50%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.50%) OLTP
4 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.50%) Selenium
2 11 (5.50%) Subversion
3 9 (4.50%) JIRA
4 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.00%) MSBuild
5 6 (3.00%) WiX
6 5 (2.50%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (2.50%) MSI
7 4 (2.00%) Ant
7 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.50%) Hudson
8 3 (1.50%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.00%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.00%) Maven
9 2 (1.00%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
General
1 53 (26.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Banking
3 14 (7.00%) Front Office
4 10 (5.00%) Marketing
5 8 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.00%) Games
6 5 (2.50%) Retail
7 4 (2.00%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.00%) Advertising
7 4 (2.00%) French Language
8 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.50%) Law
8 3 (1.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Electronics
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.50%) .NET
2 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.00%) J2EE
3 12 (6.00%) XML
4 11 (5.50%) HTML
5 8 (4.00%) HTML5
6 6 (3.00%) EJB
7 5 (2.50%) Software Packaging
8 4 (2.00%) CSS
8 4 (2.00%) Web Services
8 4 (2.00%) JMS
9 3 (1.50%) JSP
9 3 (1.50%) Servlets
9 3 (1.50%) EJB 3.0
10 2 (1.00%) LAMP
10 2 (1.00%) WCF
10 2 (1.00%) Spring
10 2 (1.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.00%) PhoneGap
11 1 (0.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.00%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.50%) Derivative
4 7 (3.50%) PMI
4 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.00%) Kindle
6 5 (2.50%) User Experience
6 5 (2.50%) Open Source
6 5 (2.50%) iPad
7 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.50%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.00%) Online Games
9 2 (1.00%) CMDB
9 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.00%) Informatics
9 2 (1.00%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.00%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.50%) Linux
2 17 (8.50%) Windows
3 9 (4.50%) UNIX
4 8 (4.00%) Android
5 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.50%) Project Management
3 58 (29.00%) Scrum
4 30 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 23 (11.50%) Asset Management
5 23 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (10.50%) PRINCE2
6 21 (10.50%) E-Commerce
6 21 (10.50%) Software Licensing
7 20 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
8 19 (9.50%) Test Automation
9 18 (9.00%) People Management
9 18 (9.00%) TDD
10 15 (7.50%) OO
10 15 (7.50%) Analytics
11 14 (7.00%) Line Management
11 14 (7.00%) B2B
12 13 (6.50%) Configuration Management
12 13 (6.50%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.00%) Java
2 45 (22.50%) C#
3 20 (10.00%) SQL
4 17 (8.50%) C++
5 14 (7.00%) PHP
6 13 (6.50%) Python
7 8 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.00%) Perl
9 4 (2.00%) C
9 4 (2.00%) VBA
10 2 (1.00%) Ruby
10 2 (1.00%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) XPath
11 1 (0.50%) Erlang
11 1 (0.50%) Groovy
11 1 (0.50%) Scala
11 1 (0.50%) Clojure
11 1 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 37 (18.50%) Degree
2 9 (4.50%) PMP
2 9 (4.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.50%) MCSE
3 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.00%) ISEB
5 2 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.50%) QA
2 14 (7.00%) ISO 9001
3 8 (4.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Samba
2 1 (0.50%) XenApp
2 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.00%) WMI
1 4 (2.00%) SCCM
2 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (8.50%) Oracle
2 16 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.00%) Adobe
3 4 (2.00%) HP
3 4 (2.00%) VMware
3 4 (2.00%) Google
4 3 (1.50%) IBM
4 3 (1.50%) BEA
5 2 (1.00%) Symantec
5 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.50%) Talend
6 1 (0.50%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.50%) Macrovision
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) Progress
6 1 (0.50%) Citrix
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