The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 678 617 676
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 234 374 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 214 349 313
Median salary £62,500 £56,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.60% +4.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94415 105499 112875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79423 87101 91866
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Development Manager in the job title.

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the UK.

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 within the UK.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England -100 219 £62,500 +8.69% 35
London +1 60 £70,000 +7.69% 10
South East +2 53 £60,000 -4.00% 7
West Midlands -27 24 £57,500 +4.54% 3
North West +17 22 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Yorkshire -8 22 £62,500 +13.63% 6
Hampshire +17 19 £46,750 +10.00% 3
East Midlands +4 18 £51,500 +14.44% 2
South West +2 15 £67,500 +12.50%
City of London +68 14 £75,000 +11.11% 5
West Yorkshire -18 12 £75,000 +36.36% 5
West Sussex - 11 £67,500 -
Lancashire +23 10 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Scotland +13 10 £61,250 +22.50% 1
Crawley - 10 £67,500 -
Chorley - 10 £40,000 -
Surrey +5 9 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Staffordshire +3 9 £57,500 -17.85%
Birmingham -23 9 £45,000 -40.00%
Bristol +23 8 £65,000 +15.55%
Nottingham +14 7 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Leeds -2 7 £66,250 +10.41% 5
Cheshire +40 6 £47,500 -17.39%
Edinburgh +15 6 £67,500 +35.00%
Southampton 0 6 £43,750 +6.06% 1
East of England -2 6 £52,000 -13.33% 1
North Yorkshire +24 5 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Newbury +4 5 £67,500 -3.57%
Gloucestershire +2 5 £67,500 +3.84%

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, Software Development 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 featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 373 (65.10%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (34.55%) Project Management
3 156 (27.23%) .NET
4 153 (26.70%) Scrum
5 151 (26.35%) Java
6 122 (21.29%) SDLC
7 119 (20.77%) C#
8 109 (19.02%) Finance
9 90 (15.71%) Software Engineering
10 87 (15.18%) PRINCE2
11 84 (14.66%) SQL Server
11 84 (14.66%) Microsoft
11 84 (14.66%) QA
12 83 (14.49%) Mentoring
13 80 (13.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 79 (13.79%) Degree
15 66 (11.52%) Linux
16 62 (10.82%) Line Management
17 60 (10.47%) JavaScript
17 60 (10.47%) SQL
18 54 (9.42%) ASP.NET
19 52 (9.08%) Waterfall
20 51 (8.90%) HTML
21 48 (8.38%) CSS
22 47 (8.20%) C++
23 46 (8.03%) TDD
24 45 (7.85%) MVC
25 44 (7.68%) Software Delivery
26 43 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
27 37 (6.46%) MS Excel

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 17 (2.97%) OpenStack
2 13 (2.27%) CMS
3 10 (1.75%) Confluence
4 7 (1.22%) IIS
4 7 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.87%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.70%) Apache
6 4 (0.70%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.52%) JBoss
8 2 (0.35%) Drupal
8 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 37 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.36%) MS Project
3 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.87%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (3.32%) SaaS
3 9 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.70%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.24%) Internet
2 11 (1.92%) HTTP
3 2 (0.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.17%) Extranet
4 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.17%) Modbus
4 1 (0.17%) NFC
4 1 (0.17%) Skype
4 1 (0.17%) SNMP
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.93%) MySQL
3 20 (3.49%) Big Data
4 16 (2.79%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.35%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (3.14%) JIRA
3 12 (2.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.09%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.52%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.52%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.35%) Ant
7 2 (0.35%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.35%) JUnit
7 2 (0.35%) Maven
7 2 (0.35%) Subversion
8 1 (0.17%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.17%) Gradle
8 1 (0.17%) JBehave
8 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 109 (19.02%) Finance
2 34 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.36%) Retail
4 24 (4.19%) Marketing
5 18 (3.14%) Banking
6 17 (2.97%) Games
7 16 (2.79%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.27%) Electronics
9 6 (1.05%) Wholesale Banking
10 5 (0.87%) Front Office
10 5 (0.87%) Law
11 4 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.70%) Welsh Language
12 3 (0.52%) Back Office
12 3 (0.52%) Legal
12 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.52%) Publishing
13 2 (0.35%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (27.23%) .NET
2 54 (9.42%) ASP.NET
3 51 (8.90%) HTML
4 48 (8.38%) CSS
5 34 (5.93%) Web Services
6 27 (4.71%) J2EE
7 25 (4.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (4.19%) XML
9 17 (2.97%) jQuery
10 16 (2.79%) .NET Framework
11 15 (2.62%) CSS3
11 15 (2.62%) HTML5
11 15 (2.62%) Node.js
12 14 (2.44%) Spring
12 14 (2.44%) WCF
13 13 (2.27%) JSON
14 12 (2.09%) AngularJS
14 12 (2.09%) SOAP
15 10 (1.75%) Ajax
15 10 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.11%) Computer Science
2 19 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.97%) Digital Media
4 12 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.09%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.92%) Fintech
5 11 (1.92%) Virtual Team
6 10 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 10 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.75%) User Experience
7 9 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.22%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.22%) iPad
8 7 (1.22%) PMI
9 5 (0.87%) iSeries
9 5 (0.87%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.52%) NHS
10 3 (0.52%) Online Games
11 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 66 (11.52%) Linux
2 31 (5.41%) Unix
3 19 (3.32%) Windows
4 12 (2.09%) Android
5 10 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.52%) CentOS
6 3 (0.52%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.35%) VMS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (65.10%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (34.55%) Project Management
3 153 (26.70%) Scrum
4 122 (21.29%) SDLC
5 90 (15.71%) Software Engineering
6 87 (15.18%) PRINCE2
7 83 (14.49%) Mentoring
8 80 (13.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (10.82%) Line Management
10 52 (9.08%) Waterfall
11 46 (8.03%) TDD
12 45 (7.85%) MVC
13 44 (7.68%) Software Delivery
14 43 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (6.28%) DevOps
16 35 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
16 35 (6.11%) E-Commerce
16 35 (6.11%) Open Source
17 33 (5.76%) Coaching
17 33 (5.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 151 (26.35%) Java
2 119 (20.77%) C#
3 60 (10.47%) JavaScript
3 60 (10.47%) SQL
4 47 (8.20%) C++
5 27 (4.71%) PHP
6 26 (4.54%) C
7 18 (3.14%) Ruby
8 17 (2.97%) Python
8 17 (2.97%) Scala
9 11 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.40%) Perl
10 8 (1.40%) VB
11 7 (1.22%) VB6
12 5 (0.87%) Erlang
12 5 (0.87%) Haskell
12 5 (0.87%) Lisp
12 5 (0.87%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.52%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (13.79%) Degree
2 27 (4.71%) PMP
3 26 (4.54%) PMI Certification
4 10 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) CISA
10 1 (0.17%) CISM
10 1 (0.17%) CISSP
10 1 (0.17%) IISP
10 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (14.66%) QA
2 6 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.70%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.70%) Firmware
2 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (0.87%) Puppet
2 2 (0.35%) Graphite
2 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) Ansible
3 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.84%) Oracle
3 16 (2.79%) SAP
4 7 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.05%) Atlassian
6 5 (0.87%) BMC
6 5 (0.87%) Google
6 5 (0.87%) HP
7 4 (0.70%) Remedy
7 4 (0.70%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.52%) Canon
8 3 (0.52%) iManage
8 3 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.52%) Twitter
9 2 (0.35%) Charles River
9 2 (0.35%) Facebook
9 2 (0.35%) Northgate
9 2 (0.35%) Pega
9 2 (0.35%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.35%) TIBCO
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ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-60,000 + To 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Additional Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £42,000 - £53,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
JS Agency
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, childcare vouchers
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BUPA BONUS PENSION + more
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London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
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City, London
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