The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Engineering Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering Manager
Rank 871 949 950
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineering Manager 12 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.016% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 18
Median salary £67,500 £89,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.15% +54.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,200 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £92,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £80,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +39.13%

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
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Engineering Manager in the job title.

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 4 December 2016 within the UK.

Software Engineering Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Engineering Manager
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +88 10 £67,500 -24.15%
South East +75 4 £67,500 -20.58%
London +74 3 £70,000 -21.34%
Hampshire - 3 £67,500 -
East Midlands +11 2 £65,000 -29.72%
South Wales - 2 £68,750 -
Wales - 2 £68,750 -
Fareham - 2 £67,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £65,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £65,000 -
City of London +31 1 £85,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £85,000 -
Oxford - 1 £85,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £80,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Bridgend - 1 £62,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -

Software Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Software Engineering Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Software Engineering Manager in the job title.

1 34 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) TDD
4 13 (37.14%) Java
5 12 (34.29%) BDD
6 11 (31.43%) Degree
7 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 7 (20.00%) DevOps
9 6 (17.14%) OO
9 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (14.29%) React
10 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 5 (14.29%) SaaS
10 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (11.43%) F#
11 4 (11.43%) Clojure
11 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
11 4 (11.43%) Go
11 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
11 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
11 4 (11.43%) Rust
11 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.43%) ATDD
11 4 (11.43%) Big Data
11 4 (11.43%) Complexity Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) OOD

Software Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Project
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) React
2 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.57%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) LAMP
3 1 (2.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.57%) Life Science
5 2 (5.71%) SCADA
6 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media
6 1 (2.86%) Statistics
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Android
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) TDD
4 12 (34.29%) BDD
5 7 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (17.14%) OO
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) ATDD
8 4 (11.43%) Complexity Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.43%) OOD
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.57%) Microservices
9 3 (8.57%) Open Source
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) SDLC
10 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.71%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Clojure
3 4 (11.43%) F#
3 4 (11.43%) Go
3 4 (11.43%) Rust
4 2 (5.71%) Scala
5 1 (2.86%) ES6
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) HNC
2 1 (2.86%) HND
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.86%) VMware