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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 374 378 391
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 76 93 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 61 74 85
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,350 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
18585 20615 22693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.93% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15815 16468 18150
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 4 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 4 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 +40 40 £55,000 -10.20% 3
West Sussex +8 14 £63,750 +27.50% 1
Hampshire +9 12 £48,750 +31.75% 2
Oxfordshire -14 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Kent +2 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 129 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (45.77%) Java
3 67 (33.33%) Project Management
4 64 (31.84%) QA
5 60 (29.85%) Linux
6 36 (17.91%) Scrum
6 36 (17.91%) C#
7 33 (16.42%) C++
8 32 (15.92%) Mentoring
9 31 (15.42%) MySQL
10 29 (14.43%) Degree
10 29 (14.43%) SDLC
11 26 (12.94%) Multithreading
11 26 (12.94%) Internet
12 24 (11.94%) J2EE
12 24 (11.94%) Cloud Computing
13 23 (11.44%) JavaScript
13 23 (11.44%) Windows
13 23 (11.44%) Line Management
14 22 (10.95%) Computer Science
14 22 (10.95%) Programme Management
15 21 (10.45%) SQL
16 20 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (9.45%) Microsoft
18 18 (8.96%) Telecoms
18 18 (8.96%) Finance
18 18 (8.96%) Software Engineering
19 17 (8.46%) Marketing
19 17 (8.46%) MS Excel
19 17 (8.46%) .NET

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 (2.99%) IIS
2 5 (2.49%) Node.js
2 5 (2.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.00%) Documentum
4 2 (1.00%) FileNet
5 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 17 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.98%) MS Project
3 9 (4.48%) MS Office
4 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.94%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (7.96%) SaaS
3 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.94%) Internet
2 6 (2.99%) Wireless
3 5 (2.49%) Bluetooth
3 5 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.49%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) Broadband
5 1 (0.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.42%) MySQL
2 15 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.48%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.49%) Big Data
5 3 (1.49%) BigTable
5 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.99%) JIRA
3 5 (2.49%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.49%) Selenium
4 4 (1.99%) JUnit
4 4 (1.99%) NetBeans
4 4 (1.99%) Robotium
4 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.50%) JIRA Agile
General
1 18 (8.96%) Finance
1 18 (8.96%) Telecoms
2 17 (8.46%) Marketing
3 11 (5.47%) Electronics
3 11 (5.47%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.48%) Retail
5 6 (2.99%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.94%) J2EE
2 17 (8.46%) .NET
3 11 (5.47%) Spring
4 9 (4.48%) CSS
4 9 (4.48%) SOAP
5 8 (3.98%) Web Services
6 7 (3.48%) Ajax
6 7 (3.48%) Middleware
6 7 (3.48%) REST
7 6 (2.99%) Qt
7 6 (2.99%) WPF
8 5 (2.49%) HTML
8 5 (2.49%) JSP
9 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.99%) EDI
9 4 (1.99%) J2ME
9 4 (1.99%) J2SE
9 4 (1.99%) jQuery
9 4 (1.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.99%) Clustering
5 4 (1.99%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.99%) Replication
6 2 (1.00%) CMDB
6 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.00%) PMI
6 2 (1.00%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.85%) Linux
2 23 (11.44%) Windows
3 14 (6.97%) Unix
4 3 (1.49%) Android
5 2 (1.00%) VMS
6 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (33.33%) Project Management
3 36 (17.91%) Scrum
4 32 (15.92%) Mentoring
5 29 (14.43%) SDLC
6 26 (12.94%) Multithreading
7 23 (11.44%) Line Management
8 22 (10.95%) Programme Management
9 20 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (8.96%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.46%) Automated Testing
12 15 (7.46%) PRINCE2
13 13 (6.47%) API Development
14 12 (5.97%) System Testing
15 11 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (5.47%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (5.47%) ERP
15 11 (5.47%) Kalman Filter
15 11 (5.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (45.77%) Java
2 36 (17.91%) C#
3 33 (16.42%) C++
4 23 (11.44%) JavaScript
5 21 (10.45%) SQL
6 15 (7.46%) PHP
7 14 (6.97%) Ruby
8 11 (5.47%) Python
9 10 (4.98%) Perl
10 6 (2.99%) Go
11 4 (1.99%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.99%) VB
12 2 (1.00%) C
12 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (14.43%) Degree
2 6 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.50%) MBA
4 1 (0.50%) PMP
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (31.84%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) COBIT
3 1 (0.50%) ISO19770
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.97%) SAP
3 8 (3.98%) Oracle
4 4 (1.99%) HP
4 4 (1.99%) InterSystems
5 3 (1.49%) IBM
5 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.00%) Adobe
6 2 (1.00%) BT
6 2 (1.00%) Facebook
6 2 (1.00%) Rally
6 2 (1.00%) Twitter
6 2 (1.00%) VMware
7 1 (0.50%) Canon
7 1 (0.50%) Epicor
7 1 (0.50%) IFS
7 1 (0.50%) Infor
7 1 (0.50%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.50%) Sage
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