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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering Manager
Rank 882 912 867
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineering Manager 10 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.015% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.015% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 11
Average salary £72,500 £53,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.51% -30.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £55,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £53,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+9.81% +9.74%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Software Engineering Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Engineering Manager
Top 11 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 31 July 2015. 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 +14 10 £72,500 +34.25%
South East 0 5 £60,000 +12.14%
London - 4 £92,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £58,750 -
Newbury - 2 £58,750 -
Crawley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -

Software Engineering Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 6 (27.27%) Aerospace
5 6 (27.27%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) Electronics
6 5 (22.73%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) QA
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Coaching
7 3 (13.64%) People Management
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) C++
8 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) hybris
8 2 (9.09%) iPad
8 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) Varnish
8 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
8 2 (9.09%) DO-178B
8 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 2 (9.09%) Node.js
8 2 (9.09%) Percona
8 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) UML

Software Engineering Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) Mule
1 2 (9.09%) nginx
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 2 (9.09%) Node.js
1 2 (9.09%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) GitLab
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 6 (27.27%) Aerospace
2 5 (22.73%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Avionics
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
1 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.09%) hapi
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 5 (22.73%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) People Management
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Process Management
6 2 (9.09%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Delphi
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) DO-178B
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Varnish
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) hybris
1 2 (9.09%) Percona
1 2 (9.09%) New Relic
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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