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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 363 373 385
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 70 87 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57 68 74
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 £44,000 £37,350 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
17799 19951 22285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.06% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15042 16057 17997
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Berkshire +20 32 £56,500 +0.44% 1
Hampshire +13 15 £47,500 +28.37% 2
West Sussex -5 13 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Oxfordshire -2 6 £55,000 +29.41%
Kent -3 2 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Middlesex +10 1 - -
Surrey -25 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 118 (65.56%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (50.00%) Java
3 61 (33.89%) Project Management
4 60 (33.33%) Linux
5 58 (32.22%) QA
6 34 (18.89%) Scrum
7 33 (18.33%) C#
7 33 (18.33%) MySQL
8 31 (17.22%) Mentoring
9 30 (16.67%) SDLC
10 29 (16.11%) Internet
10 29 (16.11%) Multithreading
11 28 (15.56%) C++
12 27 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
13 24 (13.33%) Degree
13 24 (13.33%) Line Management
14 23 (12.78%) JavaScript
14 23 (12.78%) J2EE
15 22 (12.22%) Windows
16 20 (11.11%) Computer Science
17 17 (9.44%) Programme Management
17 17 (9.44%) SQL
17 17 (9.44%) Microsoft
18 16 (8.89%) Automated Testing
18 16 (8.89%) Software Engineering
19 15 (8.33%) SQL Server
19 15 (8.33%) .NET
20 14 (7.78%) Telecoms
20 14 (7.78%) Finance
20 14 (7.78%) MS Excel

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 6 (3.33%) IIS
2 4 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.67%) Node.js
3 3 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.11%) Documentum
4 2 (1.11%) FileNet
Applications
1 14 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.00%) MS Project
3 7 (3.89%) MS Office
4 2 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (7.22%) SaaS
3 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.11%) Internet
2 4 (2.22%) Wireless
3 3 (1.67%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.67%) HTTP
3 3 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.56%) Broadband
4 1 (0.56%) Skype
4 1 (0.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.33%) MySQL
2 15 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.67%) Big Data
4 3 (1.67%) BigTable
4 3 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.78%) JIRA
3 4 (2.22%) JUnit
3 4 (2.22%) NetBeans
4 3 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.67%) Selenium
4 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.11%) Robotium
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.56%) TestComplete
General
1 14 (7.78%) Finance
1 14 (7.78%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.11%) Marketing
3 9 (5.00%) Electronics
3 9 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.00%) Retail
4 6 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.78%) J2EE
2 15 (8.33%) .NET
3 11 (6.11%) Web Services
4 9 (5.00%) CSS
4 9 (5.00%) SOAP
4 9 (5.00%) Spring
5 7 (3.89%) Ajax
5 7 (3.89%) Middleware
5 7 (3.89%) REST
6 6 (3.33%) Qt
6 6 (3.33%) WPF
7 5 (2.78%) HTML
7 5 (2.78%) JSP
8 4 (2.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.22%) EDI
8 4 (2.22%) J2ME
8 4 (2.22%) J2SE
8 4 (2.22%) jQuery
8 4 (2.22%) XML
9 3 (1.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.89%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.22%) Clustering
6 4 (2.22%) Replication
7 2 (1.11%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.11%) PMI
7 2 (1.11%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (33.33%) Linux
2 22 (12.22%) Windows
3 12 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (1.11%) Android
4 2 (1.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (65.56%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.89%) Project Management
3 34 (18.89%) Scrum
4 31 (17.22%) Mentoring
5 30 (16.67%) SDLC
6 29 (16.11%) Multithreading
7 24 (13.33%) Line Management
8 17 (9.44%) Programme Management
9 16 (8.89%) Automated Testing
9 16 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (6.67%) API Development
11 12 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (6.67%) System Testing
12 10 (5.56%) PRINCE2
13 9 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (5.00%) Project Planning
13 9 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 90 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (18.33%) C#
3 28 (15.56%) C++
4 23 (12.78%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.44%) SQL
6 13 (7.22%) PHP
7 12 (6.67%) Ruby
8 10 (5.56%) Perl
9 9 (5.00%) Python
10 7 (3.89%) VB
11 6 (3.33%) Go
12 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.67%) VB6
14 2 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) MBA
4 1 (0.56%) PMP
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (32.22%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (9.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.56%) SAP
3 7 (3.89%) Oracle
4 4 (2.22%) InterSystems
5 3 (1.67%) IBM
5 3 (1.67%) VMware
6 2 (1.11%) Adobe
6 2 (1.11%) BT
6 2 (1.11%) Canon
6 2 (1.11%) Facebook
6 2 (1.11%) HP
6 2 (1.11%) Rally
6 2 (1.11%) Twitter
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix
7 1 (0.56%) Epicor
7 1 (0.56%) IFS
7 1 (0.56%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.56%) Sage
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec
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Salary: £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £55,000 DOE
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