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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 395 369 395
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 52 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 46 48
Average salary £58,000 £61,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% +6.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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
19809 19148 20813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.69% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16141 15338 18097
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 16 £65,000 +18.72%
East Sussex -7 9 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Berkshire +1 8 £90,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -15 7 £55,000 -16.66% 6
Oxfordshire 0 3 £52,500 -25.00% 3
Isle of Wight - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £70,000 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 79 (64.23%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (46.34%) .NET
3 43 (34.96%) Scrum
4 40 (32.52%) Java
5 39 (31.71%) C#
6 36 (29.27%) Project Management
7 24 (19.51%) Software Engineering
8 22 (17.89%) Finance
9 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
10 19 (15.45%) C++
10 19 (15.45%) Degree
10 19 (15.45%) Waterfall
11 16 (13.01%) Line Management
11 16 (13.01%) Spring
11 16 (13.01%) J2EE
11 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
12 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
12 15 (12.20%) JavaScript
13 14 (11.38%) SQL
14 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
14 13 (10.57%) TDD
14 13 (10.57%) JIRA
14 13 (10.57%) Coaching
15 12 (9.76%) Web Development
15 12 (9.76%) PHP
16 11 (8.94%) MySQL
16 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
16 11 (8.94%) SLA
17 10 (8.13%) MVC
17 10 (8.13%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.07%) IIS
3 3 (2.44%) Drupal
3 3 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.13%) SaaS
2 4 (3.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) SMTP
1 4 (3.25%) FTP
1 4 (3.25%) IMAP
2 3 (2.44%) DNS
3 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) MySQL
3 2 (1.63%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.81%) Big Data
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) JIRA
2 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (7.32%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.50%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.07%) Maven
6 5 (4.07%) Subversion
6 5 (4.07%) JUnit
6 5 (4.07%) Gradle
7 1 (0.81%) Selenium
7 1 (0.81%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.81%) PhantomJS
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Marketing
2 3 (2.44%) Electronics
3 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.63%) Back Office
3 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.81%) French Language
4 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (46.34%) .NET
2 16 (13.01%) Spring
2 16 (13.01%) J2EE
3 7 (5.69%) HTML
4 6 (4.88%) CSS
4 6 (4.88%) Velocity
5 5 (4.07%) Ajax
5 5 (4.07%) Spring MVC
5 5 (4.07%) JDBC
5 5 (4.07%) Web Services
5 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.07%) RESTful
6 4 (3.25%) OpenID
6 4 (3.25%) OAuth2
6 4 (3.25%) SAML
6 4 (3.25%) JMS
6 4 (3.25%) jQuery
6 4 (3.25%) LAMP
7 3 (2.44%) Classic ASP
8 2 (1.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Open Source
2 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.88%) User Experience
4 5 (4.07%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.07%) Social Media
5 3 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (64.23%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.96%) Scrum
3 36 (29.27%) Project Management
4 24 (19.51%) Software Engineering
5 19 (15.45%) Waterfall
6 16 (13.01%) Line Management
6 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.57%) TDD
7 13 (10.57%) Coaching
8 12 (9.76%) Web Development
9 10 (8.13%) MVC
9 10 (8.13%) People Management
10 8 (6.50%) Product Management
11 7 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.69%) BDD
12 6 (4.88%) Project Planning
12 6 (4.88%) Release Management
12 6 (4.88%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.07%) Refactoring
13 5 (4.07%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.52%) Java
2 39 (31.71%) C#
3 19 (15.45%) C++
4 15 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.38%) SQL
6 12 (9.76%) PHP
7 7 (5.69%) C
8 5 (4.07%) Groovy
9 3 (2.44%) VBScript
9 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.63%) VC++
10 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.63%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.81%) PHP5
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.25%) Google
3 3 (2.44%) IBM
4 2 (1.63%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Zend
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
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