The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 561 543 606
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 385 478 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.45% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 339 400 388
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £40,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.04% +5.00%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager within the UK.

Software Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 -14 354 £60,000 +9.09% 60
London -9 86 £65,000 - 15
South East +41 72 £55,000 +4.76% 16
Yorkshire +7 40 £57,500 +9.52% 11
West Midlands -14 40 £52,000 +4.00% 7
North West +28 36 £46,500 -8.82% 4
South West +19 35 £65,000 +12.06% 2
East Midlands +16 31 £50,000 +11.11%
West Yorkshire -3 31 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Manchester +18 25 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Leeds +9 22 £60,000 +9.09% 5
City of London +47 21 £77,500 +19.23% 7
Hampshire +29 21 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Berkshire +10 20 £57,500 -
Scotland +7 20 £57,500 +4.54%
West Sussex +3 17 £65,000 +73.33%
Crawley -5 17 £65,000 +73.33%
Bristol +30 14 £65,000 +8.33%
Nottinghamshire +14 13 £55,000 +22.22%
Nottingham +13 13 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England 0 12 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Southampton +13 11 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Birmingham -9 11 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Leicestershire +2 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Edinburgh +11 9 £62,500 +25.00%
Glasgow -9 9 £57,500 -10.15%
Coventry - 9 £55,000 -
Cheshire +40 8 £63,000 +18.86%
Wiltshire +22 8 £45,000 -
Wales +13 8 £65,750 +44.50%

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Software 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 Manager in the job title.

1 545 (58.29%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (30.70%) Project Management
3 232 (24.81%) .NET
4 210 (22.46%) Scrum
5 201 (21.50%) Java
6 200 (21.39%) C#
7 176 (18.82%) Finance
8 158 (16.90%) Software Engineering
9 151 (16.15%) Microsoft
10 144 (15.40%) SDLC
11 141 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 139 (14.87%) SQL Server
13 135 (14.44%) QA
13 135 (14.44%) Mentoring
14 124 (13.26%) Degree
14 124 (13.26%) PRINCE2
15 112 (11.98%) Line Management
16 100 (10.70%) Software Delivery
17 97 (10.37%) SQL
18 92 (9.84%) JavaScript
19 90 (9.63%) TDD
20 87 (9.30%) Linux
21 79 (8.45%) MVC
22 77 (8.24%) Waterfall
23 76 (8.13%) MS Excel
24 73 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
25 69 (7.38%) C++
26 68 (7.27%) Coaching
27 65 (6.95%) ITIL
27 65 (6.95%) Telecoms

Software 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 17 (1.82%) OpenStack
2 14 (1.50%) CMS
3 10 (1.07%) Apache
3 10 (1.07%) IIS
4 9 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.53%) Confluence
6 5 (0.53%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.53%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.21%) Documentum
7 2 (0.21%) FileNet
7 2 (0.21%) JBoss
8 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 76 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.49%) MS Project
3 11 (1.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.11%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 60 (6.42%) SaaS
2 37 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.53%) IaaS
6 3 (0.32%) Office 365
6 3 (0.32%) Trello
7 2 (0.21%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.42%) Internet
2 11 (1.18%) HTTP
3 8 (0.86%) Skype
4 4 (0.43%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.32%) SMS
6 2 (0.21%) Modbus
6 2 (0.21%) Network Security
6 2 (0.21%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) WebEx
7 1 (0.11%) Broadband
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) NFC
7 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (14.87%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.92%) MySQL
3 34 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 23 (2.46%) RDBMS
5 19 (2.03%) Big Data
6 18 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.43%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.43%) Redis
12 3 (0.32%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.32%) MS Access
13 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 32 (3.42%) JIRA
3 31 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (2.46%) NUnit
5 11 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.18%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.86%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.75%) AccuRev
7 7 (0.75%) JUnit
8 6 (0.64%) Maven
9 5 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.43%) Subversion
11 3 (0.32%) Ant
11 3 (0.32%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.32%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.32%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.32%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.21%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.21%) Gradle
General
1 176 (18.82%) Finance
2 65 (6.95%) Telecoms
3 57 (6.10%) Marketing
4 46 (4.92%) Retail
5 27 (2.89%) Banking
6 26 (2.78%) Games
7 23 (2.46%) Electronics
8 22 (2.35%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.93%) Advertising
10 16 (1.71%) Back Office
11 13 (1.39%) Online Betting
12 10 (1.07%) Publishing
13 8 (0.86%) Law
13 8 (0.86%) Legal
14 7 (0.75%) French Language
15 6 (0.64%) Front Office
15 6 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
16 5 (0.53%) German Language
16 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (24.81%) .NET
2 60 (6.42%) ASP.NET
2 60 (6.42%) HTML
3 58 (6.20%) CSS
4 55 (5.88%) Web Services
5 38 (4.06%) WCF
6 33 (3.53%) XML
7 32 (3.42%) J2EE
7 32 (3.42%) WPF
8 25 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (2.46%) .NET Framework
10 22 (2.35%) SOAP
11 21 (2.25%) Node.js
12 20 (2.14%) AngularJS
12 20 (2.14%) REST
13 18 (1.93%) jQuery
14 17 (1.82%) Spring
15 15 (1.60%) CSS3
15 15 (1.60%) HTML5
16 13 (1.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 56 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 26 (2.78%) iPad
6 24 (2.57%) Digital Media
7 18 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.82%) Virtual Team
9 16 (1.71%) Data Centre
10 14 (1.50%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.07%) Fintech
12 10 (1.07%) Online Games
12 10 (1.07%) User Experience
13 9 (0.96%) CMDB
14 7 (0.75%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.75%) PMI
15 6 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
16 5 (0.53%) Data Extraction
16 5 (0.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 87 (9.30%) Linux
2 49 (5.24%) Windows
3 33 (3.53%) Unix
4 18 (1.93%) Android
5 17 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.43%) VxWorks
7 3 (0.32%) CentOS
7 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.21%) VMS
9 1 (0.11%) AIX
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 545 (58.29%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (30.70%) Project Management
3 210 (22.46%) Scrum
4 158 (16.90%) Software Engineering
5 144 (15.40%) SDLC
6 141 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 135 (14.44%) Mentoring
8 124 (13.26%) PRINCE2
9 112 (11.98%) Line Management
10 100 (10.70%) Software Delivery
11 90 (9.63%) TDD
12 79 (8.45%) MVC
13 77 (8.24%) Waterfall
14 73 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
15 68 (7.27%) Coaching
16 65 (6.95%) ITIL
17 55 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
18 51 (5.45%) DevOps
18 51 (5.45%) E-Commerce
19 49 (5.24%) OO
Programming Languages
1 201 (21.50%) Java
2 200 (21.39%) C#
3 97 (10.37%) SQL
4 92 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 69 (7.38%) C++
6 48 (5.13%) C
7 44 (4.71%) PHP
8 28 (2.99%) Scala
9 26 (2.78%) Python
10 22 (2.35%) Perl
11 21 (2.25%) Ruby
12 11 (1.18%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.07%) Embedded C
13 10 (1.07%) VB
14 9 (0.96%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.64%) Embedded C++
15 6 (0.64%) VB6
16 4 (0.43%) Erlang
16 4 (0.43%) Haskell
16 4 (0.43%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 124 (13.26%) Degree
2 48 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 43 (4.60%) PMP
4 20 (2.14%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (1.82%) ISEB
7 12 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 11 (1.18%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.64%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.21%) MCP
14 2 (0.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 1 (0.11%) MBA
15 1 (0.11%) MCAD
15 1 (0.11%) MCSD
15 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (14.44%) QA
2 12 (1.28%) ISO19770
3 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.75%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.21%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.11%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.11%) MISRA
6 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (1.18%) Firmware
2 7 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Samba
4 1 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.64%) SCCM
3 5 (0.53%) Puppet
4 3 (0.32%) Graphite
5 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) MOM
6 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 151 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 54 (5.78%) Oracle
3 28 (2.99%) SAP
4 23 (2.46%) IBM
5 17 (1.82%) HP
5 17 (1.82%) VMware
6 15 (1.60%) CA
7 14 (1.50%) Adobe
8 9 (0.96%) Twitter
9 8 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.86%) ServiceNow
10 7 (0.75%) Symantec
11 6 (0.64%) Citrix
11 6 (0.64%) Google
11 6 (0.64%) Remedy
11 6 (0.64%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.53%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.53%) Autodesk
12 5 (0.53%) Informatica
12 5 (0.53%) Talend
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £46000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus 15% + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £80k+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-60,000 + To 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum + Impressive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
UK Shared Business Services Ltd
Salary: From £45,271 to £49,207 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum Up to 10% Bonus, Private Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Salary: From £0 to £125,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25 days holiday + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £55-65,000 + To 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum bonuses + 25 days holiday + more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000 per annum, Benefits Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago