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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 348 376 344
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 85 79 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 82
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £40,600 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -
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
19762 21949 21224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.29% 94.87% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16006 17824 17567
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 £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 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 +27 32 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Berkshire +9 21 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Oxfordshire +20 9 £46,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex +6 9 £37,500 -34.78%
Hampshire -10 9 £37,000 -22.10% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £62,500 +25.00%
East Sussex +5 1 £60,000 +118.18% 4
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 86 (44.33%) Project Management
2 74 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (29.38%) Finance
4 53 (27.32%) PRINCE2
5 50 (25.77%) Degree
6 41 (21.13%) Microsoft
7 35 (18.04%) SQL Server
7 35 (18.04%) Software Engineering
8 33 (17.01%) C#
9 32 (16.49%) Java
9 32 (16.49%) Scrum
10 31 (15.98%) .NET
11 29 (14.95%) QA
12 28 (14.43%) Software Delivery
13 24 (12.37%) SQL
14 22 (11.34%) C++
15 21 (10.82%) Waterfall
16 20 (10.31%) JavaScript
16 20 (10.31%) Windows
17 17 (8.76%) Computer Science
17 17 (8.76%) Line Management
18 16 (8.25%) Telecoms
19 15 (7.73%) Migration
19 15 (7.73%) Linux
19 15 (7.73%) C
19 15 (7.73%) Data Migration
20 14 (7.22%) SaaS
20 14 (7.22%) MS Excel
20 14 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
21 12 (6.19%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 5 (2.58%) Apache
1 5 (2.58%) IIS
2 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) Documentum
3 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.52%) FileNet
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.52%) JBoss
3 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.22%) SaaS
2 4 (2.06%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.58%) DNS
2 4 (2.06%) SMTP
2 4 (2.06%) FTP
2 4 (2.06%) IMAP
3 3 (1.55%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) 3G
4 1 (0.52%) Wireless
4 1 (0.52%) 2G
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.52%) LTE
4 1 (0.52%) SCTP
4 1 (0.52%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.58%) MySQL
3 2 (1.03%) Big Data
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.52%) OLAP
4 1 (0.52%) DTS
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.58%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.03%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.03%) Selenium
6 1 (0.52%) Ant
6 1 (0.52%) PROIV
6 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.52%) Subversion
6 1 (0.52%) JIRA
6 1 (0.52%) Hudson
6 1 (0.52%) PhantomJS
General
1 57 (29.38%) Finance
2 16 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.15%) Banking
4 6 (3.09%) Marketing
5 5 (2.58%) Advertising
6 4 (2.06%) Electronics
6 4 (2.06%) Local Government
7 3 (1.55%) Games
7 3 (1.55%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.03%) Military
8 2 (1.03%) Back Office
8 2 (1.03%) Avionics
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.52%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.98%) .NET
2 12 (6.19%) HTML
3 10 (5.15%) CSS
4 6 (3.09%) Ajax
4 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.58%) LAMP
5 5 (2.58%) Classic ASP
6 4 (2.06%) J2EE
6 4 (2.06%) XML
6 4 (2.06%) JMS
6 4 (2.06%) SAML
6 4 (2.06%) jQuery
6 4 (2.06%) OpenID
6 4 (2.06%) OAuth2
7 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.55%) Velocity
8 2 (1.03%) REST
9 1 (0.52%) Kafka
9 1 (0.52%) JSON
9 1 (0.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.58%) Mathematics
3 5 (2.58%) Physics
3 5 (2.58%) Chemistry
3 5 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) DTV
6 1 (0.52%) Kindle
6 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.31%) Windows
2 15 (7.73%) Linux
3 7 (3.61%) UNIX
4 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (44.33%) Project Management
2 74 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (27.32%) PRINCE2
4 35 (18.04%) Software Engineering
5 32 (16.49%) Scrum
6 28 (14.43%) Software Delivery
7 21 (10.82%) Waterfall
8 17 (8.76%) Line Management
9 15 (7.73%) Migration
9 15 (7.73%) Data Migration
10 12 (6.19%) Release Management
10 12 (6.19%) SDLC
11 11 (5.67%) Software Licensing
12 10 (5.15%) Open Source
12 10 (5.15%) Project Planning
12 10 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (4.64%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.64%) Supplier Management
13 9 (4.64%) Change Control
14 8 (4.12%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.01%) C#
2 32 (16.49%) Java
3 24 (12.37%) SQL
4 22 (11.34%) C++
5 20 (10.31%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.73%) C
7 5 (2.58%) PHP
7 5 (2.58%) VBScript
8 4 (2.06%) Perl
9 3 (1.55%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.03%) Python
11 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.52%) Jython
11 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.52%) VB
11 1 (0.52%) VBA
11 1 (0.52%) VC++
11 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (25.77%) Degree
2 11 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (4.12%) ISEB
5 7 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.61%) APMP
6 5 (2.58%) PhD
6 5 (2.58%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.06%) MCP
7 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.03%) MBA
9 2 (1.03%) PMP
9 2 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.95%) QA
2 6 (3.09%) SLA
3 2 (1.03%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Firmware
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (2.58%) IBM
4 4 (2.06%) Google
4 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.06%) VMware
5 2 (1.03%) Northgate
5 2 (1.03%) Civica
5 2 (1.03%) Capita
5 2 (1.03%) Orchard
6 1 (0.52%) SAP
6 1 (0.52%) HP
6 1 (0.52%) BMC
6 1 (0.52%) Remedy
6 1 (0.52%) TOWER Software
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