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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 359 386 398
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 72 83 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.40% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 69 70 73
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,500 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.04% +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
17609 20683 22587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.12% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14995 16855 18247
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +30 21 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Berkshire +16 20 £57,500 -
West Sussex +2 17 £65,000 +73.33%
Surrey +3 5 £46,000 -16.36% 5
Middlesex +9 3 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Oxfordshire -7 3 £55,000 +19.56% 3
Kent - 2 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +34 1 £42,000 -44.00%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 98 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (48.78%) Java
3 57 (34.76%) Project Management
4 55 (33.54%) Linux
5 48 (29.27%) QA
6 34 (20.73%) Mentoring
7 32 (19.51%) Degree
8 31 (18.90%) Multithreading
8 31 (18.90%) Scrum
9 30 (18.29%) Internet
10 29 (17.68%) C#
10 29 (17.68%) MySQL
11 28 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
12 26 (15.85%) Line Management
13 24 (14.63%) SDLC
14 20 (12.20%) Windows
15 19 (11.59%) Computer Science
15 19 (11.59%) SaaS
15 19 (11.59%) Microsoft
16 18 (10.98%) .NET
16 18 (10.98%) J2EE
16 18 (10.98%) C++
17 17 (10.37%) SQL Server
18 15 (9.15%) JavaScript
18 15 (9.15%) Automated Testing
18 15 (9.15%) Software Engineering
19 14 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
19 14 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (7.93%) Telecoms

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 5 (3.05%) IIS
2 3 (1.83%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.22%) Documentum
3 2 (1.22%) FileNet
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.05%) MS Office
3 2 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (11.59%) SaaS
3 2 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.29%) Internet
2 4 (2.44%) HTTP
3 2 (1.22%) Skype
3 2 (1.22%) WebEx
4 1 (0.61%) Broadband
4 1 (0.61%) SMS
4 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.68%) MySQL
2 17 (10.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.66%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.83%) MS Access
6 2 (1.22%) BigTable
6 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.44%) JIRA
3 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.83%) JUnit
3 3 (1.83%) NetBeans
3 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (7.93%) Finance
1 13 (7.93%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.10%) Retail
3 7 (4.27%) Marketing
4 6 (3.66%) Electronics
4 6 (3.66%) Games
4 6 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.22%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.61%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.98%) .NET
1 18 (10.98%) J2EE
2 10 (6.10%) Web Services
3 9 (5.49%) CSS
4 7 (4.27%) SOAP
5 6 (3.66%) HTML
5 6 (3.66%) Spring
6 5 (3.05%) Ajax
6 5 (3.05%) JSP
7 4 (2.44%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.44%) Middleware
7 4 (2.44%) REST
8 3 (1.83%) EDI
8 3 (1.83%) J2ME
8 3 (1.83%) J2SE
8 3 (1.83%) Qt
8 3 (1.83%) WPF
8 3 (1.83%) XML
9 2 (1.22%) RESTful
9 2 (1.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.49%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.27%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.83%) Clustering
6 3 (1.83%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.83%) Replication
7 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.22%) PMI
7 2 (1.22%) Social Media
8 1 (0.61%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (33.54%) Linux
2 20 (12.20%) Windows
3 8 (4.88%) Unix
4 4 (2.44%) Android
5 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (34.76%) Project Management
3 34 (20.73%) Mentoring
4 31 (18.90%) Multithreading
4 31 (18.90%) Scrum
5 26 (15.85%) Line Management
6 24 (14.63%) SDLC
7 15 (9.15%) Automated Testing
7 15 (9.15%) Software Engineering
8 14 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 12 (7.32%) System Testing
10 10 (6.10%) Software Delivery
11 9 (5.49%) API Development
11 9 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.88%) ITIL
13 7 (4.27%) Programme Management
14 6 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (3.66%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 80 (48.78%) Java
2 29 (17.68%) C#
3 18 (10.98%) C++
4 15 (9.15%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.71%) SQL
6 9 (5.49%) PHP
6 9 (5.49%) Ruby
7 7 (4.27%) Perl
8 6 (3.66%) VB
9 5 (3.05%) Python
10 4 (2.44%) Go
11 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.83%) C
11 3 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.83%) VB6
12 2 (1.22%) Scala
13 1 (0.61%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 32 (19.51%) Degree
2 7 (4.27%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.05%) PMP
4 1 (0.61%) MBA
4 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (29.27%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.27%) SAP
3 6 (3.66%) Oracle
4 5 (3.05%) VMware
5 3 (1.83%) Citrix
5 3 (1.83%) InterSystems
5 3 (1.83%) Symantec
6 2 (1.22%) Adobe
6 2 (1.22%) BT
6 2 (1.22%) Canon
6 2 (1.22%) Facebook
6 2 (1.22%) Rally
6 2 (1.22%) Twitter
7 1 (0.61%) Epicor
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) IFS
7 1 (0.61%) Infor
7 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.61%) Sage
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £80k+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum Up to 10% Bonus, Private Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
The SLR Group
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Kent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago