The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 379 382 403
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 53 78 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.39% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 50 75 66
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +16.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £46,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £78,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
17949 20098 22128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.81% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15281 16494 17631
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Development Manager in the job title.

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 28 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +18 19 £46,750 +10.00% 3
West Sussex - 11 £67,500 -
Surrey +5 9 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Berkshire -13 5 £67,500 -10.00%
Oxfordshire -21 3 £77,500 +40.90%
Middlesex - 3 £67,500 -
Kent - 2 £56,250 -
Buckinghamshire +27 1 £65,000 -13.33% 2
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Software Development Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (56.45%) Java
3 47 (37.90%) Linux
4 46 (37.10%) Project Management
5 32 (25.81%) C#
6 29 (23.39%) Degree
6 29 (23.39%) Mentoring
7 28 (22.58%) Scrum
8 25 (20.16%) QA
9 23 (18.55%) Multithreading
9 23 (18.55%) .NET
9 23 (18.55%) MySQL
10 21 (16.94%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (16.94%) Line Management
10 21 (16.94%) Internet
11 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 18 (14.52%) Finance
13 16 (12.90%) Computer Science
14 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
14 14 (11.29%) SDLC
15 13 (10.48%) SaaS
15 13 (10.48%) PRINCE2
15 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
15 13 (10.48%) Ruby
16 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (9.68%) J2EE
17 11 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (8.87%) C++
17 11 (8.87%) SQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
2 2 (1.61%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.94%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (10.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.94%) Internet
2 3 (2.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.55%) MySQL
2 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.03%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.42%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Retail
3 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.03%) Electronics
5 5 (4.03%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Back Office
7 2 (1.61%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.55%) .NET
2 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
3 12 (9.68%) J2EE
4 10 (8.06%) Web Services
5 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.84%) SOAP
7 5 (4.03%) REST
7 5 (4.03%) Spring
8 4 (3.23%) CSS
8 4 (3.23%) HTML
8 4 (3.23%) WCF
9 3 (2.42%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.42%) Java EE
9 3 (2.42%) RESTful
9 3 (2.42%) XML
9 3 (2.42%) XSD
9 3 (2.42%) XSLT
10 2 (1.61%) JSP
11 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.23%) iSeries
4 4 (3.23%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.61%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.81%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.90%) Linux
2 10 (8.06%) Windows
3 7 (5.65%) Unix
4 4 (3.23%) Android
5 3 (2.42%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.42%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.10%) Project Management
3 29 (23.39%) Mentoring
4 28 (22.58%) Scrum
5 23 (18.55%) Multithreading
6 21 (16.94%) Line Management
7 14 (11.29%) SDLC
8 13 (10.48%) PRINCE2
9 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (8.87%) MVC
11 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.45%) API Development
12 8 (6.45%) ITIL
13 7 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (4.84%) TDD
15 5 (4.03%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (4.03%) Programme Management
15 5 (4.03%) Systems Analysis
15 5 (4.03%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 70 (56.45%) Java
2 32 (25.81%) C#
3 13 (10.48%) Ruby
4 11 (8.87%) C++
4 11 (8.87%) SQL
5 9 (7.26%) PHP
6 7 (5.65%) C
6 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.84%) Python
8 5 (4.03%) Perl
9 3 (2.42%) Scala
9 3 (2.42%) VB
9 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.42%) VB6
10 1 (0.81%) F#
10 1 (0.81%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 29 (23.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) PMP
2 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.03%) SAP
3 2 (1.61%) Canon
3 2 (1.61%) Facebook
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle
3 2 (1.61%) Twitter
4 1 (0.81%) Google
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