The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineering Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering Manager
Rank 872 859 875
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineering Manager 25 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.020% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 10
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -11.53%

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
107626 101806 107121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88189 84506 91372
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineering Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Engineering Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Engineering Manager
Salary Trend

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

Software Engineering Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Engineering Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering Manager over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 within the UK.

Software Engineering Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Engineering Manager
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
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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
England -4 25 £55,000 -26.66% 7
Cambridgeshire +8 6 £80,000 +60.00%
East of England -10 6 £80,000 +56.09%
Cambridge -2 5 - -
Nottingham - 5 £42,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £42,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £42,000 -
West Sussex +4 3 £57,500 - 1
London -2 3 - - 1
South East -8 3 £57,500 -39.47% 2
South West - 3 £55,000 - 1
Worthing - 3 £57,500 - 1
North West - 3 - - 3
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 - - 2
Warrington - 2 - - 2
Birmingham - 2 £65,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £57,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £80,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £57,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1

Software Engineering Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Engineering 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 Engineering Manager in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (42.86%) C
3 17 (40.48%) C#
4 15 (35.71%) C++
4 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) Degree
5 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 10 (23.81%) Java
6 10 (23.81%) SQL
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) Line Management
8 8 (19.05%) Scrum
9 7 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (16.67%) MVC
9 7 (16.67%) Python
10 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
10 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
10 6 (14.29%) Linux
10 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 5 (11.90%) HTML
11 5 (11.90%) Electronics
11 5 (11.90%) Finance
11 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.90%) Internet
11 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
11 5 (11.90%) Aerospace
11 5 (11.90%) Mentoring

Software Engineering Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Engineering 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 Engineering Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) PVCS
3 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (11.90%) Electronics
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) WPF
3 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) DHTML
4 3 (7.14%) Silverlight
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.76%) J2EE
5 2 (4.76%) POSIX
6 1 (2.38%) Ajax
6 1 (2.38%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.76%) Social Gaming
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) GIS
6 1 (2.38%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
1 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (19.05%) Line Management
4 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) MVC
5 7 (16.67%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.52%) OOD
9 3 (7.14%) SOA
9 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.14%) OO
9 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.76%) Communications Security
10 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) C
2 17 (40.48%) C#
3 15 (35.71%) C++
4 10 (23.81%) Java
4 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) VB
7 3 (7.14%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.76%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
1 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) HNC
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.38%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Xamarin
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very good salary!
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very competitive salary-ask for more info!
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: VERY STRONG SALARY
Posted: 22 days ago