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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 571 491 541
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 365 567 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.54% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 311 488 454
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,400 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -73 348 £55,000 -4.34% 54
London +25 107 £60,000 -4.00% 11
South East -23 73 £47,500 -20.83% 7
Yorkshire +1 46 £57,500 -4.16% 12
South West -5 43 £47,500 +2.70% 9
Hampshire +18 30 £47,500 -13.63% 4
West Yorkshire -13 28 £57,500 -4.16% 10
West Midlands -27 26 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Berkshire -2 25 £43,750 -37.50%
North West -6 23 £50,000 - 8
East Midlands +17 21 £55,000 +12.24% 1
Leeds +6 17 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Southampton +10 13 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Bristol -5 13 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Manchester -9 13 £51,000 +7.36% 7
City of London +40 12 £67,500 +16.37% 2
Fareham +8 12 £51,250 -8.88% 1
Nottingham +7 12 £60,000 +6.19% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £60,000 +6.19% 1
Hull +4 12 £62,500 -3.84% 1
East Yorkshire +2 12 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Gloucestershire -4 12 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Birmingham -30 12 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Bracknell +5 11 £35,000 -39.13%
East of England +4 11 £57,500 -2.12% 4
Wiltshire +9 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Cheshire +30 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Glasgow +25 8 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Scotland +18 8 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Hertfordshire +14 8 £70,000 +13.82%

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 410 (54.96%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (31.37%) Project Management
3 168 (22.52%) Scrum
4 140 (18.77%) Finance
4 140 (18.77%) Java
5 138 (18.50%) .NET
6 121 (16.22%) SDLC
7 117 (15.68%) Degree
8 116 (15.55%) Microsoft
9 113 (15.15%) Software Engineering
10 111 (14.88%) PRINCE2
11 107 (14.34%) C#
12 103 (13.81%) QA
13 89 (11.93%) Software Delivery
14 86 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 81 (10.86%) Mentoring
16 73 (9.79%) Line Management
17 66 (8.85%) SQL Server
18 60 (8.04%) JavaScript
19 59 (7.91%) CRM
20 58 (7.77%) SQL
21 55 (7.37%) TDD
21 55 (7.37%) Waterfall
22 53 (7.10%) Computer Science
22 53 (7.10%) Linux
23 52 (6.97%) MS Excel
24 49 (6.57%) SaaS
24 49 (6.57%) Asset Management
24 49 (6.57%) PMP
25 48 (6.43%) ASP.NET

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 10 (1.34%) OpenStack
2 9 (1.21%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.07%) CMS
4 5 (0.67%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.54%) Confluence
5 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.27%) IIS
6 2 (0.27%) JBoss
6 2 (0.27%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.13%) Apache
7 1 (0.13%) Drupal
7 1 (0.13%) SAS
7 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 52 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.35%) MS Project
3 11 (1.47%) MS Office
4 4 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.27%) Magento
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.13%) Maximo
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.57%) SaaS
2 18 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (2.41%) Google Play
2 18 (2.41%) iTunes
3 15 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.67%) IaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.22%) Internet
2 6 (0.80%) HTTP
3 3 (0.40%) SMS
3 3 (0.40%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.27%) Skype
4 2 (0.27%) SSL
4 2 (0.27%) WebEx
5 1 (0.13%) 2G
5 1 (0.13%) 3G
5 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) LTE
5 1 (0.13%) Modbus
5 1 (0.13%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.16%) Big Data
3 22 (2.95%) MySQL
4 10 (1.34%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.80%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.54%) MS Access
10 4 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.40%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.40%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (3.08%) JIRA
2 21 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.01%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.21%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.54%) Artifactory
6 4 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.54%) Selenium
7 3 (0.40%) Calabash
7 3 (0.40%) NUnit
8 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.27%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.13%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.13%) Maven
9 1 (0.13%) TestComplete
General
1 140 (18.77%) Finance
2 47 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 43 (5.76%) Retail
4 40 (5.36%) Marketing
5 34 (4.56%) Banking
6 28 (3.75%) Back Office
7 18 (2.41%) Music Industry
8 14 (1.88%) Electronics
9 8 (1.07%) Automotive
9 8 (1.07%) Games
9 8 (1.07%) Legal
9 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.94%) Advertising
11 6 (0.80%) Law
12 5 (0.67%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.67%) Publishing
12 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.54%) Welsh Language
13 4 (0.54%) Wholesale Banking
14 3 (0.40%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (18.50%) .NET
2 48 (6.43%) ASP.NET
3 38 (5.09%) HTML
4 37 (4.96%) CSS
5 29 (3.89%) Web Services
6 20 (2.68%) XML
7 17 (2.28%) jQuery
8 16 (2.14%) Node.js
8 16 (2.14%) WCF
9 15 (2.01%) .NET Framework
10 14 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (1.74%) AngularJS
12 12 (1.61%) LAMP
13 11 (1.47%) JSON
14 10 (1.34%) Ajax
14 10 (1.34%) HTML5
15 9 (1.21%) J2EE
15 9 (1.21%) Laravel
16 8 (1.07%) CSS3
17 7 (0.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.10%) Computer Science
2 34 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.16%) Virtual Team
4 29 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (2.41%) iPad
6 16 (2.14%) PMI
7 15 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.88%) Data Centre
9 13 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.34%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.34%) Fintech
10 10 (1.34%) User Experience
11 8 (1.07%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.94%) Life Science
13 6 (0.80%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.80%) CMDB
13 6 (0.80%) EPoS
14 5 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
14 5 (0.67%) NHS
15 4 (0.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.10%) Linux
2 28 (3.75%) Unix
3 19 (2.55%) Windows
4 7 (0.94%) Android
4 7 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.40%) CentOS
6 2 (0.27%) AIX
6 2 (0.27%) VMS
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (54.96%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (31.37%) Project Management
3 168 (22.52%) Scrum
4 121 (16.22%) SDLC
5 113 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 111 (14.88%) PRINCE2
7 89 (11.93%) Software Delivery
8 86 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 81 (10.86%) Mentoring
10 73 (9.79%) Line Management
11 59 (7.91%) CRM
12 55 (7.37%) TDD
12 55 (7.37%) Waterfall
13 49 (6.57%) Asset Management
14 48 (6.43%) Coaching
15 46 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (5.90%) E-Commerce
17 44 (5.90%) ITIL
17 44 (5.90%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (18.77%) Java
2 107 (14.34%) C#
3 60 (8.04%) JavaScript
4 58 (7.77%) SQL
5 32 (4.29%) C++
6 28 (3.75%) C
6 28 (3.75%) PHP
7 23 (3.08%) Python
8 18 (2.41%) Ruby
9 16 (2.14%) Scala
10 13 (1.74%) Perl
11 12 (1.61%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.80%) VB
13 5 (0.67%) F#
13 5 (0.67%) GLSL
13 5 (0.67%) VB6
14 4 (0.54%) Clojure
14 4 (0.54%) Embedded C
14 4 (0.54%) Erlang
14 4 (0.54%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 117 (15.68%) Degree
2 49 (6.57%) PMP
3 37 (4.96%) PMI Certification
4 23 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.55%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.94%) ISEB
10 5 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.54%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.13%) MCAD
13 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.13%) MOS
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (13.81%) QA
2 10 (1.34%) SLA
3 8 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.54%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.27%) MISRA
7 2 (0.27%) TickIT
8 1 (0.13%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) GAAP
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.13%) ISO19770
8 1 (0.13%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.13%) MiFID
8 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 20 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.94%) Firmware
3 3 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.27%) Docker
5 1 (0.13%) KVM
5 1 (0.13%) Samba
5 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (0.67%) SCCM
2 3 (0.40%) Graphite
2 3 (0.40%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.27%) MOM
4 1 (0.13%) Ansible
4 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 116 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.09%) Oracle
3 24 (3.22%) Symantec
3 24 (3.22%) VMware
4 23 (3.08%) Google
5 20 (2.68%) Citrix
6 19 (2.55%) Apple
7 12 (1.61%) IBM
8 8 (1.07%) SAP
9 7 (0.94%) Adobe
10 6 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.67%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.67%) HP
12 4 (0.54%) CA
12 4 (0.54%) Computacenter
12 4 (0.54%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.40%) Avaya
13 3 (0.40%) Canon
13 3 (0.40%) Dell
13 3 (0.40%) Red Hat
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 37k per year + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + car allowance + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39200 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £55000 - £64400 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum + Impressive Package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, bonus + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Package + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Free Parking, Pension, Career Develo
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago