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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 331 330 341
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 111 105 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 94 97 80
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £40,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,450 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
19802 21077 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 16715 17405
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 £65,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Oxfordshire - 26 £40,000 - 3
Surrey -5 25 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Berkshire +9 24 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Hampshire -14 17 £47,500 -13.63%
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £55,000 - 2
East Sussex -18 5 £55,000 +0.91%
Kent +17 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Middlesex +6 1 £38,500 -3.75%
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 109 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (45.15%) Project Management
3 63 (26.58%) PRINCE2
4 59 (24.89%) Finance
5 53 (22.36%) .NET
6 51 (21.52%) Java
7 49 (20.68%) Scrum
8 48 (20.25%) Degree
9 45 (18.99%) Software Engineering
10 43 (18.14%) C#
10 43 (18.14%) Microsoft
11 41 (17.30%) C++
12 37 (15.61%) SQL Server
13 29 (12.24%) Waterfall
14 26 (10.97%) QA
15 24 (10.13%) SQL
16 23 (9.70%) Windows
16 23 (9.70%) MS Excel
17 22 (9.28%) Linux
17 22 (9.28%) Line Management
18 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
18 21 (8.86%) J2EE
19 20 (8.44%) C
20 19 (8.02%) HTML
20 19 (8.02%) Telecoms
20 19 (8.02%) Security Cleared
21 17 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
22 15 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
22 15 (6.33%) Computer Science
22 15 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (2.95%) WebLogic
1 7 (2.95%) JBoss
1 7 (2.95%) WebLogic Portal
1 7 (2.95%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (2.53%) Apache
3 5 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.11%) IIS
4 2 (0.84%) CMS
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.95%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.64%) SaaS
2 4 (1.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.11%) DNS
2 4 (1.69%) SMTP
2 4 (1.69%) FTP
2 4 (1.69%) IMAP
3 3 (1.27%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.84%) Wireless
5 1 (0.42%) 2G
5 1 (0.42%) LTE
5 1 (0.42%) SCTP
5 1 (0.42%) 4G
5 1 (0.42%) Internet
5 1 (0.42%) 3G
5 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.80%) MySQL
3 3 (1.27%) Big Data
4 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.84%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.42%) DTS
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.06%) JIRA
2 12 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.06%) Subversion
3 11 (4.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.95%) Hudson
5 6 (2.53%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.11%) Maven
7 4 (1.69%) JUnit
7 4 (1.69%) Gradle
8 2 (0.84%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.84%) Selenium
9 1 (0.42%) PROIV
9 1 (0.42%) Ant
9 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.42%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.42%) PhantomJS
General
1 59 (24.89%) Finance
2 19 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.95%) Marketing
4 6 (2.53%) Banking
5 5 (2.11%) Electronics
6 3 (1.27%) Advertising
6 3 (1.27%) Games
6 3 (1.27%) French Language
7 2 (0.84%) German Language
7 2 (0.84%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.84%) Local Government
7 2 (0.84%) Military
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
8 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.36%) .NET
2 21 (8.86%) J2EE
3 19 (8.02%) HTML
4 12 (5.06%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.06%) XML
4 12 (5.06%) Spring
5 11 (4.64%) CSS
6 7 (2.95%) HTML5
7 6 (2.53%) WCF
7 6 (2.53%) WPF
7 6 (2.53%) Velocity
7 6 (2.53%) LAMP
8 5 (2.11%) Ajax
8 5 (2.11%) Classic ASP
8 5 (2.11%) jQuery
9 4 (1.69%) RESTful
9 4 (1.69%) Web Services
9 4 (1.69%) OpenID
9 4 (1.69%) OAuth2
9 4 (1.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.64%) Open Source
5 9 (3.80%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.11%) Physics
6 5 (2.11%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.27%) User Experience
9 2 (0.84%) Social Media
9 2 (0.84%) DTV
9 2 (0.84%) Blog
10 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.42%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.42%) Wiki
10 1 (0.42%) Kindle
10 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.70%) Windows
2 22 (9.28%) Linux
3 14 (5.91%) UNIX
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.42%) CentOS
4 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (45.15%) Project Management
3 63 (26.58%) PRINCE2
4 49 (20.68%) Scrum
5 45 (18.99%) Software Engineering
6 29 (12.24%) Waterfall
7 22 (9.28%) Line Management
8 15 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (5.06%) OO
9 12 (5.06%) Coaching
10 11 (4.64%) Change Control
10 11 (4.64%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.64%) Migration
10 11 (4.64%) Supplier Management
10 11 (4.64%) Data Migration
11 10 (4.22%) Release Management
11 10 (4.22%) TDD
11 10 (4.22%) CRM
11 10 (4.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 51 (21.52%) Java
2 43 (18.14%) C#
3 41 (17.30%) C++
4 24 (10.13%) SQL
5 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 20 (8.44%) C
7 13 (5.49%) PHP
8 9 (3.80%) Python
9 7 (2.95%) Jython
9 7 (2.95%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (2.53%) Perl
11 5 (2.11%) VBScript
12 4 (1.69%) Groovy
13 3 (1.27%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.84%) VC++
14 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 48 (20.25%) Degree
2 19 (8.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.53%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (2.11%) PhD
5 5 (2.11%) ISEB
6 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.84%) PMP
7 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.84%) APMP
8 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.42%) MCP
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.97%) QA
2 11 (4.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.91%) Oracle
3 11 (4.64%) VMware
4 5 (2.11%) IBM
5 4 (1.69%) Google
5 4 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.84%) SAP
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) BMC
7 1 (0.42%) Remedy
7 1 (0.42%) BT
7 1 (0.42%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.42%) Zend
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