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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 614 655 665
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 341 331 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 285 287 328
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 3 May 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 3 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
England +21 313 £62,500 +8.69% 26
London 0 99 £70,000 +16.66% 4
South East +30 67 £59,000 -21.33% 6
West Midlands -42 29 £53,750 -6.52% 1
Yorkshire -6 27 £57,500 +12.19% 7
East Midlands +29 26 £52,500 -8.69%
North West +27 25 £63,000 +20.00% 3
South West +21 25 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Berkshire +13 25 £70,000 -6.66% 2
West Yorkshire +5 21 £58,750 +14.63% 6
Scotland +20 17 £57,500 +16.16% 2
West Sussex - 17 £62,500 -
Leeds -13 16 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Crawley - 16 £62,500 -
City of London +64 15 £67,500 -19.40% 1
East of England -27 15 £60,000 -15.49% 1
Newbury +12 14 £70,000 - 1
Bristol +10 14 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cheshire +31 13 £63,000 +20.00%
Leicestershire +22 12 £70,000 -
Hampshire +19 12 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Manchester +13 11 £57,500 +12.19% 3
Warrington +20 10 £63,000 +20.00%
Birmingham -39 9 £52,500 -30.00%
Suffolk +17 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Ipswich +15 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh +7 8 £72,500 +46.46% 2
Lutterworth - 8 £70,000 -
Lincoln - 8 £47,500 -
Lincolnshire - 8 £47,500 -

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 401 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (29.37%) .NET
3 181 (29.05%) Project Management
4 168 (26.97%) Java
5 146 (23.43%) Finance
6 139 (22.31%) C#
7 135 (21.67%) Scrum
8 111 (17.82%) SDLC
9 99 (15.89%) SQL Server
10 98 (15.73%) Mentoring
11 95 (15.25%) Microsoft
12 87 (13.96%) SQL
13 85 (13.64%) PRINCE2
14 84 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 84 (13.48%) QA
15 82 (13.16%) Software Engineering
16 78 (12.52%) Line Management
17 77 (12.36%) Linux
18 71 (11.40%) JavaScript
19 69 (11.08%) Degree
20 67 (10.75%) Waterfall
21 64 (10.27%) C++
22 60 (9.63%) MS Excel
23 54 (8.67%) CSS
24 53 (8.51%) HTML
25 49 (7.87%) MySQL
26 47 (7.54%) ASP.NET
27 42 (6.74%) MVC
28 40 (6.42%) Web Services
29 38 (6.10%) J2EE

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 (2.73%) Confluence
1 17 (2.73%) IIS
2 15 (2.41%) CMS
3 13 (2.09%) OpenStack
4 11 (1.77%) Node.js
4 11 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.64%) Apache
6 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.32%) Drupal
7 2 (0.32%) JBoss
7 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 60 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.69%) MS Project
3 6 (0.96%) MS Office
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.16%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (3.05%) SaaS
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.62%) Internet
2 10 (1.61%) HTTP
3 5 (0.80%) Bluetooth
3 5 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (0.80%) Wireless
4 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.32%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.16%) Extranet
6 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.16%) Intranet
6 1 (0.16%) NFC
6 1 (0.16%) Skype
6 1 (0.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 49 (7.87%) MySQL
3 28 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.57%) RDBMS
5 15 (2.41%) Big Data
6 9 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.64%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.64%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.48%) BigTable
10 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.49%) JIRA
1 28 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.93%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.77%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.28%) JUnit
6 4 (0.64%) NetBeans
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.64%) Subversion
7 3 (0.48%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.48%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.32%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.32%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.32%) Gradle
8 2 (0.32%) Maven
8 2 (0.32%) Selenium
8 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.16%) Ant
9 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
General
1 146 (23.43%) Finance
2 36 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.98%) Retail
4 28 (4.49%) Marketing
5 22 (3.53%) Banking
6 19 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 17 (2.73%) Electronics
8 14 (2.25%) Publishing
9 10 (1.61%) Games
10 7 (1.12%) Front Office
11 6 (0.96%) Legal
12 5 (0.80%) Advertising
13 4 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Welsh Language
15 1 (0.16%) Automotive
15 1 (0.16%) Back Office
15 1 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (29.37%) .NET
2 54 (8.67%) CSS
3 53 (8.51%) HTML
4 47 (7.54%) ASP.NET
5 40 (6.42%) Web Services
6 38 (6.10%) J2EE
7 24 (3.85%) REST
7 24 (3.85%) XML
8 22 (3.53%) Spring
9 19 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (2.73%) SOAP
11 15 (2.41%) .NET Framework
11 15 (2.41%) jQuery
12 13 (2.09%) HTML5
13 12 (1.93%) CSS3
13 12 (1.93%) WCF
13 12 (1.93%) WinForms
14 10 (1.61%) Ajax
15 8 (1.28%) Middleware
16 7 (1.12%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.46%) Computer Science
2 25 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (2.89%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.57%) Digital Media
5 14 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.28%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.28%) Fintech
7 8 (1.28%) User Experience
8 7 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.96%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.80%) iPad
10 5 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.64%) Clustering
11 4 (0.64%) iSeries
11 4 (0.64%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.64%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.64%) Online Gambling
11 4 (0.64%) PMI
11 4 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (12.36%) Linux
2 32 (5.14%) Unix
3 24 (3.85%) Windows
4 8 (1.28%) Android
5 6 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.80%) Windows 2000
6 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.32%) VMS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (29.05%) Project Management
3 135 (21.67%) Scrum
4 111 (17.82%) SDLC
5 98 (15.73%) Mentoring
6 85 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 84 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 82 (13.16%) Software Engineering
9 78 (12.52%) Line Management
10 67 (10.75%) Waterfall
11 42 (6.74%) MVC
12 36 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (5.46%) TDD
14 33 (5.30%) E-Commerce
15 31 (4.98%) Coaching
15 31 (4.98%) Multithreading
16 30 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (4.82%) People Management
17 29 (4.65%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 168 (26.97%) Java
2 139 (22.31%) C#
3 87 (13.96%) SQL
4 71 (11.40%) JavaScript
5 64 (10.27%) C++
6 31 (4.98%) PHP
7 18 (2.89%) C
8 17 (2.73%) Python
9 16 (2.57%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.41%) Ruby
11 11 (1.77%) Perl
11 11 (1.77%) VB
12 10 (1.61%) Scala
13 5 (0.80%) VB6
14 4 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.64%) Erlang
14 4 (0.64%) Haskell
14 4 (0.64%) Lisp
15 3 (0.48%) Go
15 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (11.08%) Degree
2 16 (2.57%) PMI Certification
3 14 (2.25%) PMP
4 13 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.96%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) CISA
9 1 (0.16%) CISM
9 1 (0.16%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) IISP
9 1 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (13.48%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) HL7
3 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.32%) Snort
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.16%) Ansible
2 1 (0.16%) Graphite
2 1 (0.16%) Nagios
2 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) Opsview
2 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 95 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.49%) Oracle
3 21 (3.37%) SAP
4 6 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (0.80%) BMC
6 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.64%) HP
6 4 (0.64%) InterSystems
6 4 (0.64%) Remedy
6 4 (0.64%) Twitter
7 3 (0.48%) IBM
7 3 (0.48%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.32%) Facebook
8 2 (0.32%) Northgate
9 1 (0.16%) Charles River
9 1 (0.16%) Coverity
9 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.16%) Google
9 1 (0.16%) Infor
9 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Flexitime & More
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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Fareham
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