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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 288 293 319
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 154 136 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.68% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 130 122 99
Average salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,200 £43,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,600 £65,000
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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +36 46 £60,000 +37.14% 4
Berkshire +19 45 £55,000 -15.38% 2
East Sussex -33 22 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Hampshire +4 21 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -6 16 £48,750 -2.50% 1
West Sussex -27 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire -2 2 £61,750 +39.54% 1
Kent -3 1 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 98 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (32.37%) .NET
3 60 (24.90%) Project Management
4 57 (23.65%) Finance
5 49 (20.33%) C#
5 49 (20.33%) Java
6 43 (17.84%) Scrum
7 40 (16.60%) Degree
7 40 (16.60%) Security Cleared
8 36 (14.94%) Software Engineering
9 33 (13.69%) Microsoft
10 32 (13.28%) PRINCE2
11 29 (12.03%) MS Excel
12 26 (10.79%) SQL
12 26 (10.79%) Waterfall
13 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
14 24 (9.96%) C++
15 23 (9.54%) QA
16 20 (8.30%) C
17 19 (7.88%) Web Development
17 19 (7.88%) Business Analysis
17 19 (7.88%) Asset Management
17 19 (7.88%) SaaS
17 19 (7.88%) Software Asset Management
18 18 (7.47%) Performance Management
19 17 (7.05%) Line Management
20 16 (6.64%) CMDB
21 15 (6.22%) Marketing
21 15 (6.22%) JavaScript
21 15 (6.22%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (2.90%) IIS
2 6 (2.49%) Drupal
3 3 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.41%) Apache
4 1 (0.41%) Confluence
4 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.49%) MS Project
3 3 (1.24%) MS Office
3 3 (1.24%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.83%) GoldMine
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.83%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.83%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.66%) Internet
2 2 (0.83%) Extranet
2 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) SAN
3 1 (0.41%) ATM
3 1 (0.41%) Wireless
3 1 (0.41%) TETRA
3 1 (0.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.15%) MySQL
3 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.49%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.83%) OLAP
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.83%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.41%) Redis
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (3.32%) Visual Studio
1 8 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.66%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (1.66%) JIRA
3 3 (1.24%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.83%) Subversion
4 2 (0.83%) Maven
4 2 (0.83%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.41%) Gradle
5 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.41%) Selenium
5 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.41%) JUnit
5 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 57 (23.65%) Finance
2 15 (6.22%) Marketing
3 13 (5.39%) Retail
4 8 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.32%) French Language
5 7 (2.90%) Billing
6 5 (2.07%) German Language
6 5 (2.07%) Italian Language
6 5 (2.07%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.66%) Dutch Language
7 4 (1.66%) Banking
7 4 (1.66%) Law
8 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.24%) Automotive
8 3 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.24%) Electronics
9 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.83%) Legal
9 2 (0.83%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (32.37%) .NET
2 15 (6.22%) J2EE
3 12 (4.98%) HTML
4 11 (4.56%) Spring
4 11 (4.56%) CSS
5 10 (4.15%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.73%) jQuery
7 8 (3.32%) SOAP
8 7 (2.90%) Web Services
8 7 (2.90%) XHTML
9 6 (2.49%) XML
10 5 (2.07%) Ajax
11 4 (1.66%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.66%) WSDL
11 4 (1.66%) CSS3
11 4 (1.66%) HTML5
12 3 (1.24%) Flash
12 3 (1.24%) XSLT
13 2 (0.83%) LAMP
14 1 (0.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.64%) CMDB
2 12 (4.98%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.49%) Social Media
5 4 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.66%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.66%) Open Source
6 3 (1.24%) User Experience
6 3 (1.24%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.83%) Physics
7 2 (0.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.41%) Replication
8 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.41%) Firmware
8 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.56%) Linux
2 5 (2.07%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.66%) Windows
4 3 (1.24%) Android
5 2 (0.83%) UNIX
5 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.83%) HPUX
6 1 (0.41%) Debian
6 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (24.90%) Project Management
3 43 (17.84%) Scrum
4 36 (14.94%) Software Engineering
5 32 (13.28%) PRINCE2
6 26 (10.79%) Waterfall
7 19 (7.88%) Business Analysis
7 19 (7.88%) Web Development
7 19 (7.88%) Asset Management
7 19 (7.88%) Software Asset Management
8 18 (7.47%) Performance Management
9 17 (7.05%) Line Management
10 15 (6.22%) Product Management
11 12 (4.98%) Coaching
12 11 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.56%) Risk Management
12 11 (4.56%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (4.15%) MVC
13 10 (4.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.33%) C#
1 49 (20.33%) Java
2 26 (10.79%) SQL
3 24 (9.96%) C++
4 20 (8.30%) C
5 15 (6.22%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.98%) PHP
7 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.24%) VB
8 3 (1.24%) Delphi
8 3 (1.24%) Embedded C++
8 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.24%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.83%) Perl
9 2 (0.83%) VBScript
9 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.83%) Python
10 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (16.60%) Degree
1 40 (16.60%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.07%) PMP
3 5 (2.07%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.66%) APMP
4 4 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.83%) MCSD
6 2 (0.83%) MCSE
6 2 (0.83%) CCA
6 2 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.83%) MCPD
7 1 (0.41%) MCP
7 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.54%) QA
2 6 (2.49%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) WCAG
3 3 (1.24%) WAI
4 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.41%) GAMP
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.41%) SCCM
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
1 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.39%) Oracle
3 8 (3.32%) SAP
3 8 (3.32%) VMware
4 5 (2.07%) F5
4 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.07%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.66%) IBM
6 3 (1.24%) Adobe
7 2 (0.83%) Intel
7 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.83%) Sage
7 2 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.41%) Symantec
8 1 (0.41%) Facebook
8 1 (0.41%) Altiris
8 1 (0.41%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.41%) Citrix
8 1 (0.41%) BMC
8 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £39000 - £45500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Health
Posted: 26 days ago