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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering Manager
Rank 931 959 995
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineering Manager 17 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.011% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 4
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -6.52%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average 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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016 within the UK.

Software Engineering Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Engineering Manager
Top 14 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 April 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
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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 +8 14 £85,000 +58.13% 3
East of England - 7 £60,000 -
London +12 6 £95,000 +40.74% 2
Ipswich - 4 £60,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £60,000 -
Wales - 3 £60,000 -
Cwmbran - 3 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £85,000 -
Torfaen - 3 £60,000 -
South Wales - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £85,000 -
Leicester - 1 - -

Software Engineering Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 14 (38.89%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) C++
5 13 (36.11%) Scrum
6 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.00%) HTML
7 9 (25.00%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) TDD
7 9 (25.00%) BDD
7 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (22.22%) Degree
8 8 (22.22%) Open Source
8 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 7 (19.44%) QA
10 6 (16.67%) WPF
10 6 (16.67%) Qt
10 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 6 (16.67%) Java
11 5 (13.89%) SEO
11 5 (13.89%) Marketing
11 5 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (13.89%) Low Latency
12 4 (11.11%) Coaching
12 4 (11.11%) Clojure
12 4 (11.11%) CSS3
12 4 (11.11%) Kafka
12 4 (11.11%) Samza
12 4 (11.11%) Fintech

Software Engineering Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP hybris
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) CSS
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) Qt
2 6 (16.67%) WPF
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) CSS3
3 4 (11.11%) HTML5
3 4 (11.11%) Kafka
3 4 (11.11%) LAMP
3 4 (11.11%) Samza
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
4 3 (8.33%) Spring
5 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) BDD
4 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (25.00%) TDD
5 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.22%) Open Source
6 5 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (13.89%) Low Latency
6 5 (13.89%) SEO
7 4 (11.11%) Coaching
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Android Development
8 3 (8.33%) MVC
8 3 (8.33%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) SOA
8 3 (8.33%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C#
1 14 (38.89%) C++
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) Clojure
4 4 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.33%) C
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 3 (8.33%) Go
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 3 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) hybris
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
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