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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 354 350 351
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 100 103 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 80
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -6.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £66,000 £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
20471 22682 21700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.69% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16465 18087 17977
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 £25,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Berkshire +9 22 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Surrey +1 21 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +31 20 £50,000 -13.04% 11
Hampshire -15 15 £45,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +3 10 £57,500 +6.48%
East Sussex -10 6 £56,250 +4.16%
Kent +17 2 £58,750 +26.34% 1
Middlesex +7 1 £38,500 -3.75%
Sussex +3 1 - -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 101 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (43.61%) Project Management
3 58 (25.55%) Finance
3 58 (25.55%) PRINCE2
4 49 (21.59%) .NET
5 48 (21.15%) Java
5 48 (21.15%) Scrum
6 47 (20.70%) Microsoft
7 45 (19.82%) Degree
8 43 (18.94%) Software Engineering
9 41 (18.06%) C#
10 35 (15.42%) SQL Server
11 34 (14.98%) C++
12 31 (13.66%) Software Delivery
13 28 (12.33%) Waterfall
14 26 (11.45%) SQL
14 26 (11.45%) QA
15 24 (10.57%) JavaScript
16 23 (10.13%) Windows
17 22 (9.69%) MS Excel
18 21 (9.25%) Line Management
19 20 (8.81%) Linux
19 20 (8.81%) Telecoms
20 18 (7.93%) C
21 17 (7.49%) J2EE
21 17 (7.49%) Security Cleared
22 16 (7.05%) Oracle
22 16 (7.05%) HTML
22 16 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
23 15 (6.61%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (2.64%) WebLogic
1 6 (2.64%) JBoss
1 6 (2.64%) Apache
1 6 (2.64%) WebLogic Portal
1 6 (2.64%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (2.20%) IIS
3 4 (1.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.64%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.61%) SaaS
2 4 (1.76%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.20%) DNS
2 4 (1.76%) SMTP
2 4 (1.76%) FTP
2 4 (1.76%) IMAP
3 3 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.88%) Wireless
5 1 (0.44%) 2G
5 1 (0.44%) LTE
5 1 (0.44%) SCTP
5 1 (0.44%) 4G
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) 3G
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.52%) MySQL
3 2 (0.88%) Big Data
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.88%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.44%) DTS
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.85%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.41%) Subversion
3 10 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.96%) JIRA
4 9 (3.96%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.64%) Hudson
6 5 (2.20%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.32%) Maven
7 3 (1.32%) JUnit
7 3 (1.32%) Gradle
8 2 (0.88%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.88%) Selenium
8 2 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.44%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.44%) Ant
9 1 (0.44%) PROIV
9 1 (0.44%) PhantomJS
General
1 58 (25.55%) Finance
2 20 (8.81%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.52%) Banking
4 7 (3.08%) Marketing
5 6 (2.64%) Advertising
5 6 (2.64%) Electronics
6 3 (1.32%) Games
7 2 (0.88%) Military
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Back Office
7 2 (0.88%) Local Government
7 2 (0.88%) French Language
7 2 (0.88%) German Language
8 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.44%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.59%) .NET
2 17 (7.49%) J2EE
3 16 (7.05%) HTML
4 11 (4.85%) CSS
5 10 (4.41%) XML
6 9 (3.96%) Spring
6 9 (3.96%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.08%) Ajax
8 6 (2.64%) Velocity
8 6 (2.64%) LAMP
9 5 (2.20%) Classic ASP
9 5 (2.20%) jQuery
10 4 (1.76%) OAuth2
10 4 (1.76%) OpenID
10 4 (1.76%) HTML5
10 4 (1.76%) JMS
10 4 (1.76%) SAML
11 3 (1.32%) Spring MVC
11 3 (1.32%) WCF
11 3 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.73%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.85%) Open Source
4 10 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.20%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.20%) Physics
6 5 (2.20%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.88%) DTV
8 2 (0.88%) User Experience
8 2 (0.88%) Social Media
8 2 (0.88%) Blog
9 1 (0.44%) Kindle
9 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.13%) Windows
2 20 (8.81%) Linux
3 13 (5.73%) UNIX
4 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.44%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.44%) Android
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (43.61%) Project Management
3 58 (25.55%) PRINCE2
4 48 (21.15%) Scrum
5 43 (18.94%) Software Engineering
6 31 (13.66%) Software Delivery
7 28 (12.33%) Waterfall
8 21 (9.25%) Line Management
9 14 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.29%) Supplier Management
11 11 (4.85%) Release Management
11 11 (4.85%) Data Migration
11 11 (4.85%) Change Control
11 11 (4.85%) Migration
11 11 (4.85%) CRM
11 11 (4.85%) Coaching
11 11 (4.85%) Software Licensing
12 10 (4.41%) OO
12 10 (4.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.15%) Java
2 41 (18.06%) C#
3 34 (14.98%) C++
4 26 (11.45%) SQL
5 24 (10.57%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.93%) C
7 12 (5.29%) PHP
8 8 (3.52%) Python
9 6 (2.64%) Jython
9 6 (2.64%) Perl
9 6 (2.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 5 (2.20%) VBScript
11 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.32%) Groovy
12 2 (0.88%) VC++
12 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.44%) PHP5
13 1 (0.44%) VB
13 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 45 (19.82%) Degree
2 17 (7.49%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.52%) ISEB
4 7 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.64%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.20%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (2.20%) PhD
6 5 (2.20%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.76%) MCP
7 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.88%) PMP
8 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.88%) APMP
9 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.45%) QA
2 11 (4.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.32%) Firmware
2 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (20.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.05%) Oracle
3 9 (3.96%) VMware
4 5 (2.20%) IBM
5 4 (1.76%) Google
5 4 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.44%) HP
7 1 (0.44%) BMC
7 1 (0.44%) Remedy
7 1 (0.44%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.44%) Zend
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