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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 509 558 504
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 127 108 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 112 98 99
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,704
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £90,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 July 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 July 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
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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 +31 31 £65,000 +11.58% 3
West Drayton - 4 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £57,500 -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 111 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.20%) Project Management
3 85 (31.60%) Finance
4 58 (21.56%) Oracle
5 57 (21.19%) Microsoft
6 56 (20.82%) .NET
7 53 (19.70%) Java
8 50 (18.59%) E-Commerce
8 50 (18.59%) SDLC
9 49 (18.22%) Software Delivery
9 49 (18.22%) Scrum
10 48 (17.84%) PRINCE2
11 46 (17.10%) MS Excel
12 43 (15.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 42 (15.61%) Degree
14 36 (13.38%) C#
15 34 (12.64%) Analytics
16 31 (11.52%) Banking
17 29 (10.78%) SQL Server
17 29 (10.78%) Telecoms
17 29 (10.78%) Mentoring
18 28 (10.41%) PMI Certification
19 27 (10.04%) Coaching
20 26 (9.67%) Retail
21 25 (9.29%) Legal
22 24 (8.92%) J2EE
22 24 (8.92%) ITIL
22 24 (8.92%) Computer Science
22 24 (8.92%) Waterfall
23 23 (8.55%) Line Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.83%) CMS
2 9 (3.35%) WebSphere
2 9 (3.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.49%) IIS
4 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.12%) Node.js
5 2 (0.74%) Mule ESB
5 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.74%) Mule
5 2 (0.74%) nginx
5 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.37%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 46 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.58%) MS Project
3 9 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.97%) MS Office
5 5 (1.86%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.72%) SaaS
2 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) PaaS
3 2 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.74%) HTTP
1 2 (0.74%) SSL
1 2 (0.74%) Intranet
1 2 (0.74%) Internet
1 2 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.37%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.20%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.46%) RDBMS
4 12 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.23%) MySQL
6 4 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (0.74%) Essbase
8 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (5.95%) Visual Studio
1 16 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.58%) JIRA
2 15 (5.58%) Hudson
3 14 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.20%) Subversion
4 10 (3.72%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.72%) MSTest
5 7 (2.60%) Maven
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.74%) Toad
6 2 (0.74%) GitLab
6 2 (0.74%) gulp
7 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
General
1 85 (31.60%) Finance
2 31 (11.52%) Banking
3 29 (10.78%) Telecoms
4 26 (9.67%) Retail
5 25 (9.29%) Legal
6 10 (3.72%) Marketing
7 8 (2.97%) Games
8 7 (2.60%) Publishing
9 6 (2.23%) French Language
10 5 (1.86%) German Language
10 5 (1.86%) International Banking
10 5 (1.86%) Billing
11 4 (1.49%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.49%) Back Office
11 4 (1.49%) Online Betting
12 3 (1.12%) Music Industry
12 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
12 3 (1.12%) Advertising
13 2 (0.74%) Front Office
13 2 (0.74%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (20.82%) .NET
2 24 (8.92%) J2EE
3 22 (8.18%) Web Services
4 21 (7.81%) HTML
5 20 (7.43%) CSS
6 16 (5.95%) SOAP
6 16 (5.95%) REST
7 14 (5.20%) Spring
8 12 (4.46%) Hibernate
9 11 (4.09%) JSP
10 9 (3.35%) XML
10 9 (3.35%) Velocity
11 8 (2.97%) ASP.NET
12 6 (2.23%) JSON
12 6 (2.23%) jQuery
13 5 (1.86%) HTML5
13 5 (1.86%) CSS3
13 5 (1.86%) .NET Framework
14 4 (1.49%) Ajax
14 4 (1.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.92%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.06%) PMI
3 15 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.46%) CMDB
5 12 (4.46%) iPad
6 11 (4.09%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.35%) Wiki
8 6 (2.23%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.86%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.49%) Online Games
10 4 (1.49%) User Experience
10 4 (1.49%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.12%) iPhone
11 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.12%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.74%) Tandem
12 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.83%) Windows
2 9 (3.35%) Linux
3 8 (2.97%) UNIX
4 7 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.23%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) AIX
6 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.20%) Project Management
3 50 (18.59%) E-Commerce
3 50 (18.59%) SDLC
4 49 (18.22%) Software Delivery
4 49 (18.22%) Scrum
5 48 (17.84%) PRINCE2
6 43 (15.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (12.64%) Analytics
8 29 (10.78%) Mentoring
9 27 (10.04%) Coaching
10 24 (8.92%) Waterfall
10 24 (8.92%) ITIL
11 23 (8.55%) Line Management
12 22 (8.18%) Quality Management
12 22 (8.18%) Software Engineering
13 21 (7.81%) Asset Management
13 21 (7.81%) Configuration Management
14 20 (7.43%) PRINCE
14 20 (7.43%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (19.70%) Java
2 36 (13.38%) C#
3 16 (5.95%) SQL
4 12 (4.46%) PHP
4 12 (4.46%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.09%) C++
6 5 (1.86%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.12%) Python
7 3 (1.12%) Scala
7 3 (1.12%) C
8 2 (0.74%) Perl
9 1 (0.37%) Delphi
9 1 (0.37%) VBScript
9 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (15.61%) Degree
2 28 (10.41%) PMI Certification
3 16 (5.95%) ISEB
4 9 (3.35%) PMP
4 9 (3.35%) APMP
5 8 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.60%) MCP
6 7 (2.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.37%) HND
9 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.06%) QA
2 13 (4.83%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) COREP
4 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) Varnish
3 1 (0.37%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) SCCM
2 2 (0.74%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.74%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 58 (21.56%) Oracle
2 57 (21.19%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.43%) hybris
4 11 (4.09%) SAP
5 9 (3.35%) ATG
6 7 (2.60%) IBM
7 6 (2.23%) HP
7 6 (2.23%) CollabNet
8 5 (1.86%) VMware
9 4 (1.49%) Perforce
10 3 (1.12%) Sybase
11 2 (0.74%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.74%) Percona
11 2 (0.74%) New Relic
12 1 (0.37%) Macrovision
12 1 (0.37%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.37%) Remedy
12 1 (0.37%) Adobe
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