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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 350 347 318
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 91 123 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.61% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 86 111 124
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
17467 20158 21707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.01% 96.59% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14801 16633 16961
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +35 39 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Berkshire 0 22 £41,250 -36.53%
Surrey -11 10 £50,500 -15.83%
West Sussex -1 8 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Middlesex +18 4 £67,500 +58.82%
Oxfordshire -16 3 £77,500 +40.90% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £65,000 -
Kent - 2 £46,250 - 1
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 96 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (36.42%) Java
3 52 (32.10%) Project Management
4 43 (26.54%) Linux
5 42 (25.93%) QA
6 38 (23.46%) Scrum
7 32 (19.75%) Degree
8 29 (17.90%) Microsoft
9 27 (16.67%) C#
9 27 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 24 (14.81%) Line Management
11 23 (14.20%) SDLC
12 21 (12.96%) .NET
12 21 (12.96%) MySQL
13 20 (12.35%) PRINCE2
14 19 (11.73%) Multithreading
15 18 (11.11%) SaaS
16 17 (10.49%) SQL Server
16 17 (10.49%) Internet
16 17 (10.49%) Virtual Team
17 16 (9.88%) Virtual Team Management
17 16 (9.88%) Windows
17 16 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
17 16 (9.88%) Ruby
18 14 (8.64%) Software Asset Management
18 14 (8.64%) C++
18 14 (8.64%) VMware
18 14 (8.64%) Retail
18 14 (8.64%) Asset Management
18 14 (8.64%) Finance

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 2 (1.23%) IIS
2 1 (0.62%) Apache
2 1 (0.62%) CMS
2 1 (0.62%) Documentum
2 1 (0.62%) FileNet
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS Project
4 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) Maximo
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.11%) SaaS
2 16 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.49%) Internet
2 3 (1.85%) HTTP
3 2 (1.23%) Skype
3 2 (1.23%) WebEx
4 1 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.96%) MySQL
2 17 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.47%) MS Access
3 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.85%) Big Data
4 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.47%) JIRA
3 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.62%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.62%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) TestComplete
General
1 14 (8.64%) Finance
1 14 (8.64%) Retail
2 11 (6.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.47%) Back Office
3 4 (2.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.85%) Electronics
4 3 (1.85%) Marketing
4 3 (1.85%) Publishing
5 2 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.96%) .NET
2 9 (5.56%) J2EE
3 7 (4.32%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.32%) Web Services
4 4 (2.47%) CSS
4 4 (2.47%) HTML
5 3 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.85%) SOAP
5 3 (1.85%) Spring
6 2 (1.23%) JSP
6 2 (1.23%) REST
6 2 (1.23%) RESTful
7 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.62%) CSS3
7 1 (0.62%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.62%) LAMP
7 1 (0.62%) Laravel
7 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Virtual Team
2 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.79%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.47%) EPoS
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (0.62%) Life Science
7 1 (0.62%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) NHS
7 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.62%) PMI
7 1 (0.62%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.62%) Tandem
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.54%) Linux
2 16 (9.88%) Windows
3 8 (4.94%) Unix
4 4 (2.47%) Android
5 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.23%) VMS
6 1 (0.62%) AIX
6 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (32.10%) Project Management
3 38 (23.46%) Scrum
4 27 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 24 (14.81%) Line Management
6 23 (14.20%) SDLC
7 20 (12.35%) PRINCE2
8 19 (11.73%) Multithreading
9 16 (9.88%) Virtual Team Management
10 14 (8.64%) Asset Management
10 14 (8.64%) Software Asset Management
11 13 (8.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (8.02%) CRM
11 13 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (7.41%) ITIL
12 12 (7.41%) Software Licensing
13 11 (6.79%) Automated Testing
13 11 (6.79%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.56%) Regression Testing
14 9 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.42%) Java
2 27 (16.67%) C#
3 16 (9.88%) Ruby
4 14 (8.64%) C++
5 10 (6.17%) C
5 10 (6.17%) PHP
6 9 (5.56%) Perl
6 9 (5.56%) Python
7 8 (4.94%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.70%) SQL
9 3 (1.85%) Scala
9 3 (1.85%) VB
9 3 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.85%) VB6
10 1 (0.62%) F#
10 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.62%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 32 (19.75%) Degree
2 5 (3.09%) PMP
3 4 (2.47%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.62%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (25.93%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) VMware
3 12 (7.41%) Citrix
3 12 (7.41%) Symantec
4 4 (2.47%) Oracle
5 3 (1.85%) SAP
6 2 (1.23%) Adobe
6 2 (1.23%) BT
6 2 (1.23%) Canon
6 2 (1.23%) Facebook
6 2 (1.23%) IBM
6 2 (1.23%) Twitter
7 1 (0.62%) Google
7 1 (0.62%) HP
7 1 (0.62%) Rally
7 1 (0.62%) Syclo
7 1 (0.62%) webMethods
Hythe, Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £70000 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Circa £60,000 DOE
Posted: 25 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago