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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 475 587 472
Rank change year-on-year
+112 -115
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 142 83 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 118 73 150
Average salary £63,250 £62,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +20.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £44,850
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £109,500 £80,000
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
40032 46094 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.46% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33828 38605 34886
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +39 19 £76,250 +12.96% 2
West Drayton - 5 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £61,250 -
Surbiton - 3 £62,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £72,500 -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 116 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (34.24%) Project Management
3 80 (31.13%) Finance
4 65 (25.29%) Java
5 61 (23.74%) Microsoft
5 61 (23.74%) Scrum
6 58 (22.57%) Software Delivery
6 58 (22.57%) SDLC
7 56 (21.79%) Oracle
8 53 (20.62%) E-Commerce
9 50 (19.46%) .NET
10 48 (18.68%) PRINCE2
11 46 (17.90%) MS Excel
12 42 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 41 (15.95%) Degree
14 34 (13.23%) Banking
15 30 (11.67%) Software Engineering
15 30 (11.67%) Coaching
16 29 (11.28%) Legal
16 29 (11.28%) Telecoms
16 29 (11.28%) PMI Certification
17 28 (10.89%) Retail
17 28 (10.89%) Line Management
18 27 (10.51%) C#
19 26 (10.12%) Mentoring
20 25 (9.73%) SQL Server
20 25 (9.73%) PMI
20 25 (9.73%) Computer Science
21 23 (8.95%) PRINCE
22 22 (8.56%) Analytics

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (3.50%) WebSphere
1 9 (3.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.72%) CMS
4 2 (0.78%) Confluence
4 2 (0.78%) Drupal
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.39%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (17.90%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.23%) MS Project
3 6 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.33%) MS Office
4 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.72%) SaaS
2 4 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) Unified Communications
1 2 (0.78%) SSL
1 2 (0.78%) Intranet
1 2 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) DVB
2 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.39%) Wireless
2 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.89%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.39%) MySQL
7 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (7.39%) JIRA
2 17 (6.61%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (5.06%) Hudson
5 10 (3.89%) MSTest
6 8 (3.11%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.11%) Subversion
7 3 (1.17%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.17%) Maven
7 3 (1.17%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.78%) Ant
9 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (31.13%) Finance
2 34 (13.23%) Banking
3 29 (11.28%) Legal
3 29 (11.28%) Telecoms
4 28 (10.89%) Retail
5 9 (3.50%) Games
6 8 (3.11%) Marketing
7 7 (2.72%) Publishing
8 6 (2.33%) French Language
9 5 (1.95%) Billing
9 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.95%) International Banking
9 5 (1.95%) German Language
10 4 (1.56%) Front Office
10 4 (1.56%) Back Office
10 4 (1.56%) Multimedia
11 3 (1.17%) Music Industry
11 3 (1.17%) Advertising
12 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.46%) .NET
2 20 (7.78%) J2EE
3 17 (6.61%) Spring
3 17 (6.61%) Web Services
4 13 (5.06%) Velocity
4 13 (5.06%) CSS
5 12 (4.67%) HTML
5 12 (4.67%) JSP
5 12 (4.67%) SOAP
6 11 (4.28%) Hibernate
7 10 (3.89%) REST
8 7 (2.72%) XML
9 5 (1.95%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (1.95%) jQuery
9 5 (1.95%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.56%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.17%) JSON
11 3 (1.17%) HTML5
12 2 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.73%) PMI
1 25 (9.73%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.45%) CMDB
3 13 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.06%) Wiki
4 11 (4.28%) iPad
5 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.95%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.95%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.95%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.17%) Equities
9 3 (1.17%) Economics
9 3 (1.17%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.78%) Kindle
10 2 (0.78%) User Experience
10 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.61%) Windows
2 11 (4.28%) UNIX
3 8 (3.11%) Linux
4 4 (1.56%) Android
5 3 (1.17%) Solaris
6 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (34.24%) Project Management
3 61 (23.74%) Scrum
4 58 (22.57%) Software Delivery
4 58 (22.57%) SDLC
5 53 (20.62%) E-Commerce
6 48 (18.68%) PRINCE2
7 42 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (11.67%) Software Engineering
8 30 (11.67%) Coaching
9 28 (10.89%) Line Management
10 26 (10.12%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.95%) PRINCE
12 22 (8.56%) Analytics
13 20 (7.78%) Quality Management
13 20 (7.78%) Asset Management
13 20 (7.78%) Software Asset Management
14 19 (7.39%) Waterfall
15 17 (6.61%) Software Licensing
15 17 (6.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (25.29%) Java
2 27 (10.51%) C#
3 13 (5.06%) SQL
4 12 (4.67%) C++
4 12 (4.67%) C
5 7 (2.72%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.72%) PHP
6 5 (1.95%) Python
7 2 (0.78%) Ada
7 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.39%) Perl
8 1 (0.39%) Delphi
8 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (15.95%) Degree
2 29 (11.28%) PMI Certification
3 16 (6.23%) ISEB
4 14 (5.45%) APMP
5 8 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.56%) PMP
7 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.17%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.78%) MCP
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.17%) SLA
2 16 (6.23%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) COREP
System Software
1 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.78%) Varnish
3 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.56%) SCCM
2 3 (1.17%) Puppet
3 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 61 (23.74%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.79%) Oracle
3 22 (8.56%) hybris
4 13 (5.06%) ATG
5 12 (4.67%) SAP
6 6 (2.33%) IBM
7 5 (1.95%) VMware
7 5 (1.95%) Sybase
8 4 (1.56%) Demandware
8 4 (1.56%) Fujitsu
9 3 (1.17%) Macrovision
10 2 (0.78%) Perforce
11 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.39%) Guidewire
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bit Zesty Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Clear Cube Consulting
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 per year + package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago