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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 510 519 584
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 511 519 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 437 415 400
Median salary £60,000 £52,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.74% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median 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 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +7 468 £60,000 +14.28% 38
London +4 145 £71,250 +14.00% 7
South East +4 76 £55,000 - 7
East Midlands +56 51 £50,000 +1.01% 2
North West +35 51 £60,000 +20.00% 6
South West +2 41 £65,000 +36.12% 3
Berkshire +40 40 £55,000 -10.20% 3
Yorkshire -11 39 £57,000 +14.00% 7
West Midlands -17 35 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Manchester +20 33 £60,000 +26.31% 5
West Yorkshire -9 33 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Scotland +11 28 £52,000 -9.56% 3
Leicestershire +35 25 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England -17 25 £60,000 +11.11% 3
City of London +44 18 £77,500 +14.81% 1
Leeds -8 18 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Bristol +7 17 £65,000 +36.12% 1
Nottingham +22 14 £50,000 -1.96% 1
Nottinghamshire +14 14 £50,000 -1.96% 1
West Sussex +8 14 £63,750 +27.50% 1
Newbury - 14 £70,000 - 1
Edinburgh +13 13 £72,500 +42.85% 2
Glasgow +2 13 £51,500 -14.16% 1
Cheshire +25 12 £63,000 +26.00% 1
Devon +10 12 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Hampshire +9 12 £48,750 +31.75% 2
Crawley +7 12 £65,000 +48.57% 1
Loughborough - 12 £37,500 -
Warrington +20 11 £63,000 +18.86%
Wales +10 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 594 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (28.96%) Project Management
3 262 (24.88%) .NET
4 237 (22.51%) C#
5 218 (20.70%) Java
6 217 (20.61%) Finance
7 202 (19.18%) Scrum
8 180 (17.09%) Microsoft
9 162 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 154 (14.62%) SQL Server
11 149 (14.15%) QA
11 149 (14.15%) SDLC
12 144 (13.68%) PRINCE2
13 141 (13.39%) Mentoring
14 137 (13.01%) SQL
15 131 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 125 (11.87%) Degree
17 115 (10.92%) Line Management
18 110 (10.45%) JavaScript
19 97 (9.21%) Linux
19 97 (9.21%) MS Excel
20 93 (8.83%) C++
21 92 (8.74%) TDD
22 89 (8.45%) Waterfall
23 86 (8.17%) Software Delivery
24 83 (7.88%) Marketing
25 77 (7.31%) MVC
26 73 (6.93%) Telecoms
27 72 (6.84%) Computer Science
28 70 (6.65%) HTML

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 21 (1.99%) Node.js
2 13 (1.23%) OpenStack
3 12 (1.14%) CMS
3 12 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.04%) Apache
4 11 (1.04%) IIS
4 11 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.38%) Confluence
6 4 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.28%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.19%) Documentum
8 2 (0.19%) FileNet
8 2 (0.19%) JBoss
9 1 (0.095%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.095%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.095%) WildFly
Applications
1 97 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.89%) MS Project
3 13 (1.23%) MS Office
4 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.57%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.095%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.095%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.095%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.095%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.095%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.095%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.08%) SaaS
2 34 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.95%) IaaS
6 8 (0.76%) PaaS
7 3 (0.28%) Office 365
7 3 (0.28%) Trello
8 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.095%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.60%) Internet
2 10 (0.95%) HTTP
2 10 (0.95%) Skype
3 7 (0.66%) Wireless
4 6 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.47%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.19%) Network Security
7 2 (0.19%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.095%) Broadband
8 1 (0.095%) Intranet
8 1 (0.095%) LAN
8 1 (0.095%) Modbus
8 1 (0.095%) NFC
8 1 (0.095%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.095%) SMS
8 1 (0.095%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.75%) MySQL
3 42 (3.99%) Relational Database
4 30 (2.85%) RDBMS
5 22 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.71%) Big Data
8 11 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.38%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.38%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.38%) Redis
11 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.28%) BigTable
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.19%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
13 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 37 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (3.32%) JIRA
3 25 (2.37%) NUnit
4 13 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.95%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.85%) Selenium
6 9 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 9 (0.85%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.76%) JUnit
8 7 (0.66%) AccuRev
8 7 (0.66%) Subversion
9 6 (0.57%) Maven
10 4 (0.38%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.38%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.38%) Robotium
11 3 (0.28%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.28%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 217 (20.61%) Finance
2 83 (7.88%) Marketing
3 73 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 50 (4.75%) Retail
5 33 (3.13%) Banking
6 27 (2.56%) Electronics
6 27 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.28%) Back Office
7 24 (2.28%) Games
8 14 (1.33%) Advertising
9 12 (1.14%) Legal
9 12 (1.14%) Online Betting
10 8 (0.76%) French Language
10 8 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.76%) Publishing
11 6 (0.57%) German Language
11 6 (0.57%) Law
11 6 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.47%) Front Office
13 4 (0.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (24.88%) .NET
2 70 (6.65%) HTML
3 62 (5.89%) CSS
4 58 (5.51%) ASP.NET
5 56 (5.32%) Web Services
6 43 (4.08%) J2EE
7 39 (3.70%) WCF
8 38 (3.61%) WPF
8 38 (3.61%) XML
9 26 (2.47%) .NET Framework
9 26 (2.47%) REST
9 26 (2.47%) SOAP
10 25 (2.37%) Spring
11 22 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (1.99%) AngularJS
13 17 (1.61%) HTML5
14 15 (1.42%) jQuery
15 12 (1.14%) CSS3
15 12 (1.14%) WinForms
16 10 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 55 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (2.75%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.18%) Digital Media
7 19 (1.80%) iPad
8 17 (1.61%) CMDB
8 17 (1.61%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.14%) User Experience
10 11 (1.04%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.04%) Fintech
11 10 (0.95%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.85%) Data Extraction
13 8 (0.76%) Online Games
14 7 (0.66%) Driving Licence
15 6 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
15 6 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 97 (9.21%) Linux
2 57 (5.41%) Windows
3 36 (3.42%) Unix
4 17 (1.61%) Android
5 14 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.38%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.19%) VMS
8 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.095%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (28.96%) Project Management
3 202 (19.18%) Scrum
4 162 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 149 (14.15%) SDLC
6 144 (13.68%) PRINCE2
7 141 (13.39%) Mentoring
8 131 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 115 (10.92%) Line Management
10 92 (8.74%) TDD
11 89 (8.45%) Waterfall
12 86 (8.17%) Software Delivery
13 77 (7.31%) MVC
14 70 (6.65%) Coaching
15 65 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
15 65 (6.17%) ITIL
16 58 (5.51%) CRM
16 58 (5.51%) E-Commerce
16 58 (5.51%) OO
17 52 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 237 (22.51%) C#
2 218 (20.70%) Java
3 137 (13.01%) SQL
4 110 (10.45%) JavaScript
5 93 (8.83%) C++
6 47 (4.46%) PHP
7 46 (4.37%) C
8 36 (3.42%) Python
9 27 (2.56%) Perl
9 27 (2.56%) Ruby
10 22 (2.09%) Scala
11 12 (1.14%) VB
12 11 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 10 (0.95%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.76%) Embedded C
15 6 (0.57%) Go
16 5 (0.47%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.47%) VB6
17 4 (0.38%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.38%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 125 (11.87%) Degree
2 32 (3.04%) PMI Certification
3 29 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.47%) PMP
5 23 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (1.99%) ISEB
7 18 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.52%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.57%) MCP
12 3 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.095%) APMG
13 1 (0.095%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.095%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (14.15%) QA
2 14 (1.33%) ISO19770
3 7 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.57%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.095%) COBIT
6 1 (0.095%) HL7
6 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.095%) MiFID
6 1 (0.095%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (0.95%) Firmware
1 10 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.95%) SCCM
3 5 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.38%) Puppet
5 2 (0.19%) Graphite
6 1 (0.095%) Ansible
6 1 (0.095%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 180 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.55%) Oracle
3 36 (3.42%) SAP
4 32 (3.04%) IBM
5 28 (2.66%) VMware
6 21 (1.99%) HP
7 17 (1.61%) Adobe
8 15 (1.42%) CA
9 13 (1.23%) Remedy
10 10 (0.95%) Autodesk
11 9 (0.85%) Citrix
11 9 (0.85%) Informatica
11 9 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.85%) ServiceNow
11 9 (0.85%) Talend
11 9 (0.85%) Twitter
12 8 (0.76%) Cisco
13 7 (0.66%) BMC
13 7 (0.66%) Symantec
14 5 (0.47%) Apple
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £50 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Impressive Package!
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Share Scheme + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
South East
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Salary: £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Medical
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Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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