The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 365 355 377
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 77 80 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70 72 50
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Software Development 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20745 20114 21777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16266 16627 18645
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Surrey +14 23 £62,500 - 1
East Sussex -29 19 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire -13 15 £66,250 -1.85% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 11 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire -5 6 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £61,750 - 1
West Sussex -26 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Software Development Manager
England

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
1 60 (51.72%) .NET
2 40 (34.48%) C#
3 31 (26.72%) Java
4 23 (19.83%) Finance
5 21 (18.10%) Scrum
5 21 (18.10%) SQL
5 21 (18.10%) C++
5 21 (18.10%) Project Management
5 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
6 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
7 17 (14.66%) Waterfall
8 14 (12.07%) J2EE
8 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
8 14 (12.07%) Web Development
9 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
10 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.48%) Degree
11 10 (8.62%) Spring
11 10 (8.62%) HTML
11 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
11 10 (8.62%) CSS
11 10 (8.62%) MVC
11 10 (8.62%) Line Management
12 9 (7.76%) Coaching
12 9 (7.76%) jQuery
12 9 (7.76%) MySQL
13 8 (6.90%) PHP
13 8 (6.90%) TDD
13 8 (6.90%) Computer Science

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.17%) Drupal
2 5 (4.31%) IIS
3 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.59%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.72%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) MySQL
3 6 (5.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.72%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.86%) Big Data
7 1 (0.86%) Redis
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.86%) OLAP
7 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.45%) JIRA
3 3 (2.59%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.72%) Subversion
4 2 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (0.86%) Gradle
5 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.86%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.86%) JUnit
5 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (19.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Retail
2 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.72%) Electronics
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (51.72%) .NET
2 14 (12.07%) J2EE
3 10 (8.62%) Spring
3 10 (8.62%) HTML
3 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.62%) CSS
4 9 (7.76%) jQuery
5 7 (6.03%) XHTML
6 6 (5.17%) Web Services
7 5 (4.31%) XML
7 5 (4.31%) SOAP
8 4 (3.45%) Ajax
8 4 (3.45%) HTML5
8 4 (3.45%) CSS3
9 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.59%) XSLT
9 3 (2.59%) Flash
9 3 (2.59%) WSDL
10 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.17%) Social Media
4 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.59%) User Experience
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) Open Source
5 2 (1.72%) DTV
5 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.72%) Physics
5 2 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Linux
2 2 (1.72%) Android
2 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.86%) CentOS
3 1 (0.86%) Debian
3 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) Scrum
2 21 (18.10%) Project Management
3 17 (14.66%) Waterfall
4 14 (12.07%) Web Development
5 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
6 10 (8.62%) MVC
6 10 (8.62%) Line Management
7 9 (7.76%) Coaching
8 8 (6.90%) TDD
8 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.17%) Release Management
10 6 (5.17%) Product Management
11 5 (4.31%) Time Management
11 5 (4.31%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.45%) Resource Management
12 4 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.48%) C#
2 31 (26.72%) Java
3 21 (18.10%) SQL
3 21 (18.10%) C++
4 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.90%) PHP
6 6 (5.17%) C
7 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.59%) Delphi
8 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.59%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.72%) Python
9 2 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (0.86%) Groovy
10 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.86%) VB6
10 1 (0.86%) PHP5
10 1 (0.86%) X++
10 1 (0.86%) Perl
10 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) SLA
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) WCAG
2 3 (2.59%) WAI
3 1 (0.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.86%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle
3 3 (2.59%) Adobe
4 2 (1.72%) SAP
4 2 (1.72%) Twitter
5 1 (0.86%) Facebook
5 1 (0.86%) VMware
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