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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 380 388 378
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 84 69 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73 64 59
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £36,500 £46,150
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
Hampshire +17 19 £47,500 -13.63% 2
West Sussex - 18 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire 0 15 £60,000 +4.34%
Surrey -4 11 £70,000 +12.90% 1
Berkshire +1 10 £72,500 -3.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Kent +11 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 135 (74.59%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (43.09%) Java
3 57 (31.49%) Project Management
4 45 (24.86%) QA
5 44 (24.31%) C#
6 41 (22.65%) Line Management
7 40 (22.10%) Scrum
8 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
9 37 (20.44%) Finance
9 37 (20.44%) Mentoring
10 36 (19.89%) Software Engineering
11 34 (18.78%) SDLC
12 33 (18.23%) .NET
12 33 (18.23%) Linux
13 29 (16.02%) PRINCE2
13 29 (16.02%) Waterfall
14 28 (15.47%) Degree
14 28 (15.47%) SQL
15 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
16 23 (12.71%) CSS
17 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
17 22 (12.15%) Analytics
18 21 (11.60%) ASP.NET
18 21 (11.60%) HTML
18 21 (11.60%) C++
19 20 (11.05%) MySQL
19 20 (11.05%) Web Services
19 20 (11.05%) Computer Science
19 20 (11.05%) SaaS
20 19 (10.50%) Cloud Computing

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (7.18%) IIS
2 12 (6.63%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.42%) JBoss
4 6 (3.31%) GlassFish
4 6 (3.31%) WildFly
5 5 (2.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.10%) Apache
7 1 (0.55%) Lync
7 1 (0.55%) Node.js
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.05%) SaaS
2 19 (10.50%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.73%) Internet
2 5 (2.76%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.76%) Wireless
3 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.66%) HTTP
4 3 (1.66%) SSL
5 1 (0.55%) Extranet
5 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.05%) MySQL
3 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.87%) Big Data
5 7 (3.87%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.87%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.66%) BigTable
6 3 (1.66%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.10%) DB2
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.21%) JUnit
3 4 (2.21%) NetBeans
3 4 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.66%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 37 (20.44%) Finance
2 11 (6.08%) Marketing
3 7 (3.87%) Retail
4 6 (3.31%) Electronics
4 6 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.10%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.23%) .NET
2 23 (12.71%) CSS
3 21 (11.60%) ASP.NET
3 21 (11.60%) HTML
4 20 (11.05%) Web Services
5 15 (8.29%) J2EE
6 14 (7.73%) Spring
7 10 (5.52%) SOAP
8 9 (4.97%) Ajax
8 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (4.42%) Middleware
10 7 (3.87%) Java EE
10 7 (3.87%) REST
11 6 (3.31%) EJB
11 6 (3.31%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.31%) JMS
11 6 (3.31%) JPA
11 6 (3.31%) JSF
11 6 (3.31%) JTA
11 6 (3.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.05%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.73%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.63%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.87%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.21%) Clustering
6 4 (2.21%) Replication
6 4 (2.21%) User Experience
7 3 (1.66%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.10%) PMI
9 1 (0.55%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.23%) Linux
2 16 (8.84%) Windows
3 9 (4.97%) Windows 2000
3 9 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.31%) Android
4 6 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (74.59%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (31.49%) Project Management
3 41 (22.65%) Line Management
4 40 (22.10%) Scrum
5 37 (20.44%) Mentoring
6 36 (19.89%) Software Engineering
7 34 (18.78%) SDLC
8 29 (16.02%) PRINCE2
8 29 (16.02%) Waterfall
9 22 (12.15%) Analytics
10 18 (9.94%) Test Automation
11 16 (8.84%) Kanban
11 16 (8.84%) OO
12 15 (8.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 14 (7.73%) API Development
13 14 (7.73%) B2B
13 14 (7.73%) Multithreading
14 13 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (7.18%) MVC
14 13 (7.18%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (43.09%) Java
2 44 (24.31%) C#
3 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
4 28 (15.47%) SQL
5 21 (11.60%) C++
6 13 (7.18%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.08%) Python
8 7 (3.87%) Perl
8 7 (3.87%) PHP
9 6 (3.31%) C
10 5 (2.76%) Ruby
10 5 (2.76%) VB
11 4 (2.21%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.66%) Go
12 3 (1.66%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.55%) Delphi
13 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (15.47%) Degree
2 16 (8.84%) PMI Certification
2 16 (8.84%) PMP
3 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (24.86%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.87%) SAP
3 6 (3.31%) Oracle
4 5 (2.76%) Google
4 5 (2.76%) IBM
4 5 (2.76%) TOWER Software
5 4 (2.21%) InterSystems
6 3 (1.66%) Websense
7 1 (0.55%) Epicor
7 1 (0.55%) IFS
7 1 (0.55%) Infor
7 1 (0.55%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.55%) Sage
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