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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering Manager
Rank 860 886 888
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineering Manager 26 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.015% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 9
Average salary £56,250 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £95,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-40.78% +46.15%

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
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
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 £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +11 26 £56,250 -25.00% 2
West Sussex +12 7 £57,500 - 1
South East -8 7 £57,500 -39.47% 1
Worthing - 6 £57,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £80,000 +60.00%
East of England -36 4 £80,000 +60.00%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £42,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £42,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £42,000 -
London -1 3 - - 1
Cambridge -1 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
South West - 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £65,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £55,000 -
Warrington - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £57,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £80,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £57,500 -

Software Engineering Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (48.84%) C
3 17 (39.53%) C++
4 16 (37.21%) C#
5 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
7 11 (25.58%) Degree
7 11 (25.58%) .NET
8 10 (23.26%) Java
8 10 (23.26%) SQL
9 8 (18.60%) Line Management
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (16.28%) Python
10 7 (16.28%) OOD
10 7 (16.28%) MVC
11 6 (13.95%) Project Management
11 6 (13.95%) Scrum
11 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
11 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
11 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
12 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
12 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
12 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
12 5 (11.63%) WPF
12 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
12 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
12 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineering Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (6.98%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Electronics
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
1 5 (11.63%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.65%) Games
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 5 (11.63%) WPF
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.98%) DHTML
4 3 (6.98%) Silverlight
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.65%) J2EE
5 2 (4.65%) POSIX
6 1 (2.33%) Ajax
6 1 (2.33%) CSS
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.65%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.33%) GIS
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Line Management
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (16.28%) OOD
4 7 (16.28%) MVC
5 6 (13.95%) Project Management
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.63%) OO
6 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.65%) Validation
9 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (4.65%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) C
2 17 (39.53%) C++
3 16 (37.21%) C#
4 10 (23.26%) Java
4 10 (23.26%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Python
6 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.98%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) HNC
5 1 (2.33%) PhD
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
Worthing
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago