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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering Manager
Rank 886 858 880
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineering Manager 18 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.013% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 21
Average salary £53,500 £77,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.96% +40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.72% -

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Software Engineering Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Engineering Manager
Top 20 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 22 August 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 -12 16 £53,500 -30.96%
South East -17 6 £53,500 -
Hampshire - 6 £53,500 -
South West -12 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Cheltenham - 4 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
East of England +2 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £44,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £44,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £44,500 -
North West - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Dorset - 1 £50,000 -
Poole - 1 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £45,000 -
Havant - 1 £54,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -

Software Engineering Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) C
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
6 4 (19.05%) Electronics
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Games
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Python
8 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
8 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
8 2 (9.52%) Communications Security
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall

Software Engineering Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) PVCS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.52%) Social Gaming
3 1 (4.76%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Communications Security
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Product Management
6 1 (4.76%) SysML
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle