The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
England / South East
Rank 309 329 332
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 80 122 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.62% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.64% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72 106 122
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
14426 18941 19937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.81% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11980 16112 16185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the South East region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Software 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 Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +54 22 £55,000 -24.13% 2
Hampshire +18 22 £52,500 +2.43% 2
Surrey +9 12 £51,250 -10.86% 2
West Sussex +5 7 £72,500 +31.81%
Buckinghamshire +21 6 £60,000 -14.28%
East Sussex +21 6 £50,000 -13.79% 1
Oxfordshire +18 3 £48,500 -19.16% 1
Kent +10 2 £60,000 +37.14%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Software 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 Manager in the job title.

1 86 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.13%) Project Management
3 46 (30.46%) Scrum
4 42 (27.81%) Java
5 33 (21.85%) SDLC
6 30 (19.87%) .NET
7 23 (15.23%) SQL Server
7 23 (15.23%) PRINCE2
7 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
8 22 (14.57%) Linux
8 22 (14.57%) Degree
9 21 (13.91%) Finance
10 19 (12.58%) C#
11 18 (11.92%) SQL
11 18 (11.92%) Software Engineering
12 16 (10.60%) QA
12 16 (10.60%) Software Delivery
12 16 (10.60%) Line Management
13 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (9.27%) PHP
14 14 (9.27%) MySQL
14 14 (9.27%) Waterfall
15 13 (8.61%) Perl
15 13 (8.61%) Unix
15 13 (8.61%) CRM
15 13 (8.61%) Asset Management
15 13 (8.61%) Ruby
16 12 (7.95%) VMware
16 12 (7.95%) MS Excel
16 12 (7.95%) Virtual Team Management

Software 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 4 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.66%) Apache
2 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.66%) JBoss
2 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
2 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.66%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.28%) SaaS
2 4 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.66%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.65%) Internet
3 2 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.27%) MySQL
3 4 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.99%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.66%) Big Data
6 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.31%) JIRA
1 5 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (13.91%) Finance
2 10 (6.62%) Banking
2 10 (6.62%) Marketing
3 6 (3.97%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.97%) Retail
4 4 (2.65%) Advertising
4 4 (2.65%) Back Office
4 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.66%) Games
5 1 (0.66%) German Language
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.87%) .NET
2 10 (6.62%) HTML
3 7 (4.64%) XML
3 7 (4.64%) XSLT
4 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.97%) CGI
4 6 (3.97%) JSON
5 4 (2.65%) Ajax
5 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (2.65%) CSS
6 3 (1.99%) RESTful
7 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.32%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.32%) J2EE
7 2 (1.32%) Java EE
7 2 (1.32%) Node.js
7 2 (1.32%) Spring
8 1 (0.66%) Middleware
8 1 (0.66%) SOAP
8 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.95%) Virtual Team
2 9 (5.96%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.64%) PMI
4 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.97%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.65%) EPoS
6 3 (1.99%) iPad
7 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.66%) CMDB
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.57%) Linux
2 13 (8.61%) Unix
3 9 (5.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.13%) Project Management
3 46 (30.46%) Scrum
4 33 (21.85%) SDLC
5 23 (15.23%) PRINCE2
6 18 (11.92%) Software Engineering
7 16 (10.60%) Line Management
7 16 (10.60%) Software Delivery
8 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.27%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.61%) Asset Management
10 13 (8.61%) CRM
11 12 (7.95%) Virtual Team Management
12 11 (7.28%) Coaching
12 11 (7.28%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.28%) Software Asset Management
12 11 (7.28%) Software Licensing
13 10 (6.62%) ITIL
14 9 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.64%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.81%) Java
2 19 (12.58%) C#
3 18 (11.92%) SQL
4 14 (9.27%) PHP
5 13 (8.61%) Perl
5 13 (8.61%) Ruby
6 9 (5.96%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.30%) C
7 8 (5.30%) C++
7 8 (5.30%) Python
8 1 (0.66%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (14.57%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) PMI Certification
2 8 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (4.64%) PMP
4 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.60%) QA
2 10 (6.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) Firmware
2 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) Puppet
2 2 (1.32%) Ansible
2 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.32%) Salt
3 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.95%) VMware
3 10 (6.62%) Citrix
3 10 (6.62%) Symantec
4 7 (4.64%) Oracle
5 2 (1.32%) Epicor
5 2 (1.32%) Infor
6 1 (0.66%) Baan
6 1 (0.66%) IFS
6 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.66%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.66%) Sage
6 1 (0.66%) SAP
6 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.66%) SYSPRO
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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