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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 414 411 412
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 27 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 32
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,620
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.28%
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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
East Sussex -10 6 £56,250 +3.21%
Oxfordshire +11 5 £57,500 - 2
Surrey +8 5 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Hampshire -17 4 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £55,000 -
Berkshire -5 3 £78,250 +22.74%
Sussex +1 1 - -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) .NET
3 30 (37.50%) Scrum
4 28 (35.00%) C#
4 28 (35.00%) Project Management
5 23 (28.75%) Java
6 19 (23.75%) Finance
7 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
8 17 (21.25%) Line Management
9 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (18.75%) C++
10 15 (18.75%) Waterfall
11 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
12 11 (13.75%) Degree
12 11 (13.75%) HTML
12 11 (13.75%) Software Delivery
13 10 (12.50%) PHP
14 9 (11.25%) CSS
14 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
14 9 (11.25%) Linux
14 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
15 8 (10.00%) SLA
15 8 (10.00%) Release Management
15 8 (10.00%) Coaching
15 8 (10.00%) Open Source
15 8 (10.00%) SaaS
15 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
16 7 (8.75%) Project Planning
16 7 (8.75%) Supplier Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (6.25%) IIS
1 5 (6.25%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) SaaS
2 4 (5.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) DNS
2 4 (5.00%) SMTP
2 4 (5.00%) FTP
2 4 (5.00%) IMAP
3 2 (2.50%) Wireless
4 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.50%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.50%) JIRA
3 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Maven
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Gerrit
4 2 (2.50%) Gradle
5 1 (1.25%) PROIV
5 1 (1.25%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Games
3 3 (3.75%) Electronics
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.00%) .NET
2 11 (13.75%) HTML
3 9 (11.25%) CSS
4 7 (8.75%) J2EE
4 7 (8.75%) Spring
5 6 (7.50%) LAMP
5 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.25%) Classic ASP
6 5 (6.25%) Velocity
6 5 (6.25%) jQuery
7 4 (5.00%) OAuth2
7 4 (5.00%) OpenID
7 4 (5.00%) JMS
7 4 (5.00%) SAML
8 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.50%) RESTful
9 2 (2.50%) WinForms
9 2 (2.50%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.50%) Ajax
9 2 (2.50%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Open Source
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) Kindle
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) DTV
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.50%) Scrum
3 28 (35.00%) Project Management
4 17 (21.25%) Line Management
5 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 11 (13.75%) Software Delivery
8 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
9 8 (10.00%) Release Management
9 8 (10.00%) Coaching
10 7 (8.75%) Supplier Management
10 7 (8.75%) Project Planning
10 7 (8.75%) TDD
10 7 (8.75%) CRM
11 6 (7.50%) MVC
12 5 (6.25%) Web Development
13 4 (5.00%) OO
13 4 (5.00%) People Management
13 4 (5.00%) Performance Testing
13 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) C#
2 23 (28.75%) Java
3 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.75%) C++
5 10 (12.50%) PHP
6 6 (7.50%) SQL
6 6 (7.50%) C
7 5 (6.25%) VBScript
8 4 (5.00%) Perl
9 3 (3.75%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.50%) VC++
10 2 (2.50%) Groovy
10 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.25%) VB
11 1 (1.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) IBM
3 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) Zend
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
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