The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 331 351 354
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 117 113 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.56% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 103 107 85
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
Software 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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
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 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 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
(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 +13 29 £57,500 +4.54%
Hampshire +36 25 £47,500 -13.63% 2
West Sussex +7 20 £55,000 -
Berkshire -14 20 £62,500 - 3
Oxfordshire -11 14 £60,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £70,000 +21.73% 1
Kent +4 4 £43,750 -30.00% 1
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 157 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (33.61%) Java
3 80 (33.20%) Project Management
4 68 (28.22%) QA
5 55 (22.82%) Scrum
6 52 (21.58%) C#
7 47 (19.50%) Software Engineering
8 41 (17.01%) Mentoring
9 39 (16.18%) Linux
10 38 (15.77%) .NET
10 38 (15.77%) Finance
11 37 (15.35%) Degree
12 34 (14.11%) SDLC
12 34 (14.11%) JavaScript
13 32 (13.28%) C++
14 31 (12.86%) SQL
15 28 (11.62%) PRINCE2
15 28 (11.62%) Microsoft
16 25 (10.37%) Line Management
17 24 (9.96%) Analytics
17 24 (9.96%) SQL Server
17 24 (9.96%) Computer Science
18 23 (9.54%) MS Excel
18 23 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 22 (9.13%) Cloud Computing
20 21 (8.71%) OO
20 21 (8.71%) Web Services
20 21 (8.71%) MySQL
20 21 (8.71%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.98%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.32%) JBoss
3 6 (2.49%) GlassFish
3 6 (2.49%) Node.js
3 6 (2.49%) WildFly
4 5 (2.07%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.66%) IIS
6 2 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) Documentum
7 1 (0.41%) FileNet
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.73%) MS Project
3 8 (3.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.13%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (7.88%) SaaS
3 9 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.64%) Internet
2 6 (2.49%) Wireless
3 5 (2.07%) Bluetooth
3 5 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) Broadband
5 1 (0.41%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.71%) MySQL
3 9 (3.73%) RDBMS
3 9 (3.73%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.32%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.90%) Big Data
6 3 (1.24%) BigTable
6 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.83%) DB2
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Selenium
2 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.07%) Robotium
2 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.66%) JIRA
3 4 (1.66%) JUnit
3 4 (1.66%) NetBeans
3 4 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.41%) JIRA Agile
General
1 38 (15.77%) Finance
2 16 (6.64%) Marketing
3 15 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.32%) Electronics
4 8 (3.32%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.90%) Retail
6 4 (1.66%) Games
7 3 (1.24%) Advertising
7 3 (1.24%) Banking
7 3 (1.24%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.77%) .NET
2 21 (8.71%) Web Services
3 17 (7.05%) ASP.NET
4 16 (6.64%) CSS
5 15 (6.22%) J2EE
6 14 (5.81%) HTML
6 14 (5.81%) Spring
7 11 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (4.15%) SOAP
9 9 (3.73%) Ajax
10 7 (2.90%) Java EE
10 7 (2.90%) jQuery
10 7 (2.90%) Middleware
10 7 (2.90%) REST
10 7 (2.90%) WPF
11 6 (2.49%) Hibernate
11 6 (2.49%) JPA
11 6 (2.49%) Qt
11 6 (2.49%) RESTful
11 6 (2.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.47%) Mathematics
3 15 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.07%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.66%) Clustering
7 4 (1.66%) Replication
7 4 (1.66%) User Experience
8 3 (1.24%) CMDB
9 1 (0.41%) Animation
9 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.18%) Linux
2 12 (4.98%) Unix
3 9 (3.73%) Windows
4 6 (2.49%) Android
4 6 (2.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (33.20%) Project Management
3 55 (22.82%) Scrum
4 47 (19.50%) Software Engineering
5 41 (17.01%) Mentoring
6 34 (14.11%) SDLC
7 28 (11.62%) PRINCE2
8 25 (10.37%) Line Management
9 24 (9.96%) Analytics
10 23 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (8.71%) OO
12 21 (8.71%) Programme Management
13 18 (7.47%) Test Automation
14 17 (7.05%) MVC
15 15 (6.22%) API Development
15 15 (6.22%) Kanban
15 15 (6.22%) Multithreading
16 14 (5.81%) Product Management
16 14 (5.81%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 81 (33.61%) Java
2 52 (21.58%) C#
3 34 (14.11%) JavaScript
4 32 (13.28%) C++
5 31 (12.86%) SQL
6 12 (4.98%) PHP
6 12 (4.98%) Python
7 10 (4.15%) Perl
7 10 (4.15%) Ruby
8 6 (2.49%) Go
9 5 (2.07%) VB
10 4 (1.66%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.66%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.41%) C
12 1 (0.41%) Delphi
12 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (15.35%) Degree
2 7 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (2.49%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.24%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.83%) PMP
7 1 (0.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (28.22%) QA
2 5 (2.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (0.41%) ISO19770
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) Nessus
1 3 (1.24%) Nmap
Vendors
1 28 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.73%) SAP
3 8 (3.32%) Oracle
4 5 (2.07%) Google
4 5 (2.07%) HP
4 5 (2.07%) IBM
4 5 (2.07%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.66%) InterSystems
6 3 (1.24%) Coverity
6 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.41%) Epicor
7 1 (0.41%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.41%) IFS
7 1 (0.41%) Infor
7 1 (0.41%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.41%) Rally
7 1 (0.41%) Sage
Middlesex
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 23 days ago