The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 174 172 184
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 31 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.70% 0.66% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.70% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 24
Average salary £58,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,050 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Software Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4322 4012 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.28% 94.51% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3193 4194
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,470 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Surrey region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in Surrey

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Surrey

Software Manager
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Woking - 8 £54,500 -
Guildford -14 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Dorking - 2 £50,000 -
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) Project Management
3 31 (40.79%) Degree
4 30 (39.47%) PRINCE2
5 26 (34.21%) .NET
6 24 (31.58%) Finance
7 20 (26.32%) Scrum
7 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 19 (25.00%) Java
9 18 (23.68%) C#
10 14 (18.42%) Security Cleared
11 13 (17.11%) C++
12 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
12 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
13 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
14 9 (11.84%) JIRA
14 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
14 9 (11.84%) QA
14 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
15 8 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (10.53%) Release Management
15 8 (10.53%) PHP
15 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
15 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
15 8 (10.53%) Coaching
16 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
16 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (2.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) DTS
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) JIRA
1 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.32%) Selenium
3 1 (1.32%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Billing
2 5 (6.58%) Marketing
3 4 (5.26%) French Language
3 4 (5.26%) German Language
4 3 (3.95%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.95%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.95%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Open Source
2 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) CentOS
2 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) Project Management
3 30 (39.47%) PRINCE2
4 20 (26.32%) Scrum
4 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
5 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.53%) Release Management
7 8 (10.53%) Coaching
8 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
8 7 (9.21%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.89%) Data Management
9 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.89%) Change Control
10 5 (6.58%) BDD
10 5 (6.58%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) Java
2 18 (23.68%) C#
3 13 (17.11%) C++
4 8 (10.53%) PHP
5 6 (7.89%) C
6 3 (3.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Degree
2 14 (18.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) APMP
4 6 (7.89%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.95%) PMP
5 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.63%) MCPD
6 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.63%) CCA
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.63%) MCSE
6 2 (2.63%) MCSD
7 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Firmware
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.32%) BT
3 1 (1.32%) VMware
3 1 (1.32%) SAP