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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Manager
UK
Rank 629 652 618
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 227 299 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 200 265 298
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £42,340
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +33 214 £62,500 +9.64% 28
South East +50 65 £60,000 +9.09% 6
London +34 43 £75,000 +25.00% 10
South West +46 38 £62,500 +4.16%
Bristol +20 30 £63,750 +10.86%
North West -18 26 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Manchester -22 19 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Hampshire +13 18 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Berkshire +47 16 £55,000 -21.42% 2
West Midlands +20 16 £55,000 +4.26% 3
Bracknell - 13 £47,500 -
Surrey +54 12 £65,000 -16.12% 1
West Sussex -2 12 £72,500 +31.81%
Scotland +31 11 £57,500 -20.68% 5
City of London +28 10 £82,500 +13.79% 4
Nottingham +12 9 £65,000 +29.35%
Basingstoke -1 9 £55,000 +15.78%
Nottinghamshire -2 9 £65,000 +23.80%
East Midlands -17 9 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Glasgow +30 8 £57,500 +35.29% 1
East of England +26 7 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Leeds +24 6 £61,250 +2.08%
West Yorkshire +10 6 £61,250 +16.66%
Yorkshire -4 6 £61,250 +17.22% 1
Crawley -5 6 £72,500 +31.81%
East Grinstead +17 5 £45,000 +16.12%
Hertfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +22 4 £60,000 -0.82% 1
Birmingham +14 4 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Coventry +13 4 £56,250 +9.75%

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 263 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (32.00%) Project Management
3 125 (31.25%) .NET
4 102 (25.50%) Finance
5 93 (23.25%) Java
6 83 (20.75%) SDLC
7 75 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 74 (18.50%) C#
9 70 (17.50%) Scrum
10 67 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 67 (16.75%) SQL
11 63 (15.75%) DevOps
12 54 (13.50%) Line Management
13 53 (13.25%) Waterfall
14 52 (13.00%) Software Engineering
15 51 (12.75%) QA
16 50 (12.50%) People Management
17 49 (12.25%) Mentoring
17 49 (12.25%) JavaScript
17 49 (12.25%) Telecoms
18 45 (11.25%) SQL Server
18 45 (11.25%) Banking
19 42 (10.50%) HTML
20 41 (10.25%) Coaching
21 39 (9.75%) Software Delivery
22 38 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
23 37 (9.25%) Big Data
23 37 (9.25%) Degree
24 34 (8.50%) ASP.NET
24 34 (8.50%) MVC

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 9 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.75%) Apache
4 3 (0.75%) Confluence
5 2 (0.50%) Mule
6 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.25%) Jetty
6 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.00%) MS Project
3 11 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.75%) Magento
3 2 (0.50%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.25%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.50%) Internet
2 10 (2.50%) SSL
3 9 (2.25%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.50%) Firewall
5 4 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (1.00%) HTTP
5 4 (1.00%) VPN
5 4 (1.00%) Wireless
6 1 (0.25%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.25%) Big Data
3 25 (6.25%) MySQL
4 13 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.75%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.75%) Redis
10 3 (0.75%) Riak
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.50%) GIS
11 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (4.25%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.75%) JIRA
4 7 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.75%) Artifactory
6 3 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.50%) VersionOne
8 1 (0.25%) Hamcrest
8 1 (0.25%) jMock
8 1 (0.25%) JUnit
8 1 (0.25%) Maven
8 1 (0.25%) TestNG
General
1 102 (25.50%) Finance
2 49 (12.25%) Telecoms
3 45 (11.25%) Banking
4 23 (5.75%) Retail
5 18 (4.50%) Marketing
6 15 (3.75%) Games
7 14 (3.50%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.25%) Legal
9 5 (1.25%) Electronics
9 5 (1.25%) Publishing
10 3 (0.75%) French Language
10 3 (0.75%) German Language
10 3 (0.75%) Law
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (31.25%) .NET
2 42 (10.50%) HTML
3 34 (8.50%) ASP.NET
4 28 (7.00%) CSS
5 17 (4.25%) Web Services
6 16 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (4.00%) XML
7 15 (3.75%) .NET Framework
8 14 (3.50%) HTML5
8 14 (3.50%) jQuery
9 11 (2.75%) WCF
10 8 (2.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.75%) CGI
11 7 (1.75%) JSON
12 6 (1.50%) CSS3
12 6 (1.50%) Entity Framework
12 6 (1.50%) LINQ
12 6 (1.50%) Node.js
12 6 (1.50%) REST
12 6 (1.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (5.00%) iPad
3 17 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.25%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.50%) User Experience
9 5 (1.25%) PMI
10 4 (1.00%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.00%) Online Games
11 3 (0.75%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.75%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.50%) Equities
12 2 (0.50%) Fintech
12 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.75%) Linux
2 18 (4.50%) Unix
3 17 (4.25%) Windows
4 11 (2.75%) Android
4 11 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (32.00%) Project Management
3 83 (20.75%) SDLC
4 70 (17.50%) Scrum
5 67 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (15.75%) DevOps
7 54 (13.50%) Line Management
8 53 (13.25%) Waterfall
9 52 (13.00%) Software Engineering
10 50 (12.50%) People Management
11 49 (12.25%) Mentoring
12 41 (10.25%) Coaching
13 39 (9.75%) Software Delivery
14 34 (8.50%) MVC
15 31 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (7.25%) PRINCE2
17 26 (6.50%) TDD
18 23 (5.75%) Web Development
19 19 (4.75%) E-Commerce
19 19 (4.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (23.25%) Java
2 74 (18.50%) C#
3 67 (16.75%) SQL
4 49 (12.25%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.00%) PHP
6 15 (3.75%) C++
6 15 (3.75%) VB.NET
7 13 (3.25%) Python
8 12 (3.00%) C
8 12 (3.00%) Ruby
9 11 (2.75%) Scala
10 10 (2.50%) Perl
11 5 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.25%) VB
12 4 (1.00%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.75%) VB6
14 2 (0.50%) Clojure
14 2 (0.50%) F#
14 2 (0.50%) J#
14 2 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (9.25%) Degree
2 6 (1.50%) PMI Certification
2 6 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.25%) PMP
3 5 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.00%) CCNA
4 4 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.75%) MBA
6 2 (0.50%) APMP
6 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.75%) QA
2 10 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.25%) MiFID
5 3 (0.75%) SLA
6 2 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.50%) EMIR
6 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.50%) Ansible
2 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.50%) Puppet
2 2 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 75 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.50%) Oracle
3 10 (2.50%) VMware
4 6 (1.50%) SAP
5 4 (1.00%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (1.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (1.00%) Cisco
5 4 (1.00%) Juniper
6 3 (0.75%) Sage
6 3 (0.75%) Sybase
7 2 (0.50%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.50%) Solace
8 1 (0.25%) Apple
8 1 (0.25%) Epicor
8 1 (0.25%) IFS
8 1 (0.25%) Infor
8 1 (0.25%) Lotus
8 1 (0.25%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter
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