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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 365 359 400
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 71 69 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 45
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% +0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
20724 20627 21233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 94.93% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16449 17008 18211
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +7 22 £60,000 +15.94% 1
East Sussex -2 20 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 13 £52,500 +5.00%
Berkshire -4 9 £67,500 -6.89%
Hampshire +4 6 £55,000 +10.00% 3
West Sussex -4 1 £62,500 +31.57%
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 74 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (49.62%) .NET
3 42 (32.06%) Java
4 40 (30.53%) C#
5 31 (23.66%) Scrum
6 29 (22.14%) Project Management
7 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
7 27 (20.61%) C++
8 23 (17.56%) Finance
9 22 (16.79%) SQL
10 21 (16.03%) Waterfall
11 20 (15.27%) J2EE
12 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
13 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
13 18 (13.74%) Degree
14 17 (12.98%) Spring
14 17 (12.98%) Software Engineering
15 16 (12.21%) Web Development
16 15 (11.45%) JavaScript
17 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
18 13 (9.92%) PHP
19 12 (9.16%) MySQL
19 12 (9.16%) Line Management
19 12 (9.16%) Coaching
20 11 (8.40%) Linux
20 11 (8.40%) MVC
20 11 (8.40%) JIRA
21 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
21 10 (7.63%) CSS
21 10 (7.63%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (4.58%) Drupal
2 5 (3.82%) IIS
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
4 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.16%) MySQL
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.76%) Redis
5 1 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) JIRA
2 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.58%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.82%) Subversion
4 5 (3.82%) Maven
5 4 (3.05%) JUnit
5 4 (3.05%) Gradle
6 3 (2.29%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.76%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Marketing
3 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.05%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.53%) Electronics
5 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (49.62%) .NET
2 20 (15.27%) J2EE
3 17 (12.98%) Spring
4 10 (7.63%) HTML
4 10 (7.63%) CSS
5 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.87%) Web Services
5 9 (6.87%) jQuery
6 7 (5.34%) XHTML
6 7 (5.34%) Ajax
7 5 (3.82%) SOAP
7 5 (3.82%) XML
8 4 (3.05%) JDBC
8 4 (3.05%) Velocity
8 4 (3.05%) Spring MVC
8 4 (3.05%) RESTful
8 4 (3.05%) HTML5
8 4 (3.05%) CSS3
9 3 (2.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.29%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.58%) Social Media
5 5 (3.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.82%) User Experience
6 3 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.29%) Open Source
7 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.40%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) Android
2 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.76%) CentOS
3 1 (0.76%) Debian
3 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.66%) Scrum
3 29 (22.14%) Project Management
4 21 (16.03%) Waterfall
5 17 (12.98%) Software Engineering
6 16 (12.21%) Web Development
7 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.16%) Line Management
8 12 (9.16%) Coaching
9 11 (8.40%) MVC
10 9 (6.87%) TDD
11 8 (6.11%) People Management
12 7 (5.34%) Product Management
12 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.34%) Business Analysis
13 6 (4.58%) Release Management
13 6 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.82%) Time Management
14 5 (3.82%) UX Design
14 5 (3.82%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.06%) Java
2 40 (30.53%) C#
3 27 (20.61%) C++
4 22 (16.79%) SQL
5 15 (11.45%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.92%) PHP
7 6 (4.58%) C
8 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.05%) Groovy
9 3 (2.29%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.53%) Python
11 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.76%) X++
11 1 (0.76%) PHP5
11 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) Degree
2 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) SLA
2 4 (3.05%) QA
3 3 (2.29%) WCAG
3 3 (2.29%) WAI
4 1 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.76%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.29%) Adobe
2 3 (2.29%) Oracle
3 2 (1.53%) SAP
3 2 (1.53%) Twitter
4 1 (0.76%) VMware
4 1 (0.76%) Facebook
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