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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 585 534 578
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 354 504 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 310 445 411
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
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 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -57 331 £57,500 +4.54% 63
London 0 87 £65,000 - 17
South East +4 77 £48,750 -7.14% 8
West Midlands -13 36 £53,500 +16.30% 8
North West +18 34 £46,500 -15.45% 7
South West +5 33 £47,500 -7.31% 7
Hampshire +30 31 £45,500 -13.33% 5
Yorkshire -13 30 £60,000 +4.34% 11
East Midlands +12 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester +4 21 £43,000 -17.30% 4
City of London +51 18 £78,750 +21.15% 6
West Yorkshire -24 18 £67,500 +12.50% 7
Southampton +12 16 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Berkshire -3 13 £50,000 -13.04%
Scotland +7 12 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Leeds +1 12 £60,000 - 5
Cheshire +39 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Bristol +24 11 £65,000 +15.55% 3
West Sussex -3 11 £67,500 +80.00%
Wiltshire +15 10 £43,750 -2.77%
Nottingham +15 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Birmingham -11 10 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Crawley -13 10 £67,500 +80.00%
Surrey -16 10 £46,000 -16.36% 1
Staffordshire +5 9 £57,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 9 £47,500 -24.00% 1
East of England -3 8 £56,250 +2.27% 2
Coventry +5 7 £55,000 -
Bracknell -5 7 £35,000 -41.66%

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 516 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (32.20%) Project Management
3 211 (23.92%) Scrum
4 205 (23.24%) .NET
5 188 (21.32%) Java
6 171 (19.39%) C#
7 161 (18.25%) Finance
8 153 (17.35%) SDLC
9 150 (17.01%) Microsoft
10 146 (16.55%) Software Engineering
11 132 (14.97%) QA
12 130 (14.74%) PRINCE2
13 128 (14.51%) Mentoring
14 127 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 127 (14.40%) Degree
15 111 (12.59%) SQL Server
16 106 (12.02%) Software Delivery
17 104 (11.79%) Line Management
18 89 (10.09%) TDD
19 82 (9.30%) SQL
20 81 (9.18%) JavaScript
21 75 (8.50%) Linux
22 74 (8.39%) MVC
23 73 (8.28%) Coaching
24 71 (8.05%) Telecoms
24 71 (8.05%) MS Excel
24 71 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
25 66 (7.48%) Waterfall
26 62 (7.03%) E-Commerce
27 61 (6.92%) Computer Science

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 (1.93%) OpenStack
2 16 (1.81%) CMS
3 10 (1.13%) Apache
4 8 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (0.91%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.79%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.79%) Umbraco
6 6 (0.68%) IIS
7 4 (0.45%) Confluence
7 4 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.34%) JBoss
9 1 (0.11%) Documentum
9 1 (0.11%) FileNet
9 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 71 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.88%) MS Project
3 15 (1.70%) MS Office
4 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Magento
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.11%) Maximo
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.12%) SaaS
2 31 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.57%) IaaS
6 3 (0.34%) Office 365
6 3 (0.34%) Trello
7 2 (0.23%) Google Play
7 2 (0.23%) iTunes
8 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.10%) Internet
2 12 (1.36%) HTTP
3 5 (0.57%) Skype
4 3 (0.34%) SMS
4 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.23%) Modbus
5 2 (0.23%) Network Security
5 2 (0.23%) SSL
5 2 (0.23%) WebEx
6 1 (0.11%) 2G
6 1 (0.11%) 3G
6 1 (0.11%) Broadband
6 1 (0.11%) Intranet
6 1 (0.11%) LTE
6 1 (0.11%) NFC
6 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.11%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (0.11%) WAN
6 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.20%) MySQL
3 28 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.49%) Big Data
5 18 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 13 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 8 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.45%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.45%) MS Access
12 4 (0.45%) Redis
13 3 (0.34%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.23%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 32 (3.63%) JIRA
2 31 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 31 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (2.15%) NUnit
4 14 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.91%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.79%) AccuRev
8 5 (0.57%) Maven
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.45%) Subversion
10 3 (0.34%) Ant
10 3 (0.34%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.34%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.23%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.23%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.23%) JUnit
11 2 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 161 (18.25%) Finance
2 71 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 50 (5.67%) Retail
4 49 (5.56%) Marketing
5 25 (2.83%) Banking
5 25 (2.83%) Games
6 22 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.38%) Electronics
8 14 (1.59%) Advertising
9 13 (1.47%) Online Betting
10 11 (1.25%) Back Office
11 9 (1.02%) Publishing
12 8 (0.91%) French Language
13 7 (0.79%) Law
13 7 (0.79%) Legal
14 6 (0.68%) German Language
14 6 (0.68%) Wholesale Banking
15 5 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.45%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (23.24%) .NET
2 59 (6.69%) ASP.NET
3 57 (6.46%) HTML
4 53 (6.01%) CSS
5 45 (5.10%) Web Services
6 31 (3.51%) WCF
7 26 (2.95%) XML
8 24 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (2.72%) J2EE
9 23 (2.61%) Node.js
10 22 (2.49%) .NET Framework
10 22 (2.49%) WPF
11 21 (2.38%) AngularJS
12 17 (1.93%) jQuery
12 17 (1.93%) SOAP
13 15 (1.70%) CSS3
13 15 (1.70%) JSON
14 14 (1.59%) HTML5
14 14 (1.59%) Spring
15 10 (1.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.92%) Computer Science
2 51 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (2.95%) iPad
4 23 (2.61%) Digital Media
4 23 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.61%) Virtual Team
5 17 (1.93%) Data Centre
6 15 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.36%) Fintech
8 11 (1.25%) PMI
9 10 (1.13%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.13%) Online Games
10 9 (1.02%) CMDB
11 6 (0.68%) User Experience
12 5 (0.57%) NHS
12 5 (0.57%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.45%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.34%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 75 (8.50%) Linux
2 41 (4.65%) Windows
3 38 (4.31%) Unix
4 17 (1.93%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.81%) Android
6 3 (0.34%) CentOS
7 2 (0.23%) AIX
7 2 (0.23%) VMS
8 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.11%) Solaris
8 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 516 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (32.20%) Project Management
3 211 (23.92%) Scrum
4 153 (17.35%) SDLC
5 146 (16.55%) Software Engineering
6 130 (14.74%) PRINCE2
7 128 (14.51%) Mentoring
8 127 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 106 (12.02%) Software Delivery
10 104 (11.79%) Line Management
11 89 (10.09%) TDD
12 74 (8.39%) MVC
13 73 (8.28%) Coaching
14 71 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (7.48%) Waterfall
16 62 (7.03%) E-Commerce
17 59 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (6.58%) ITIL
19 54 (6.12%) DevOps
20 50 (5.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 188 (21.32%) Java
2 171 (19.39%) C#
3 82 (9.30%) SQL
4 81 (9.18%) JavaScript
5 59 (6.69%) C++
6 44 (4.99%) C
7 42 (4.76%) PHP
8 30 (3.40%) Scala
9 25 (2.83%) Python
10 21 (2.38%) Ruby
11 20 (2.27%) Perl
12 12 (1.36%) VB.NET
13 8 (0.91%) Embedded C
13 8 (0.91%) VB
14 7 (0.79%) Embedded C++
14 7 (0.79%) VB6
15 6 (0.68%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.57%) Erlang
16 5 (0.57%) Haskell
16 5 (0.57%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 127 (14.40%) Degree
2 45 (5.10%) PMP
3 30 (3.40%) PMI Certification
4 17 (1.93%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (1.70%) ISEB
7 13 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.91%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (0.45%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
14 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.11%) MBA
14 1 (0.11%) MCP
14 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.11%) MOS
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (14.97%) QA
2 10 (1.13%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.79%) ISO 14001
3 7 (0.79%) ISO19770
4 5 (0.57%) SLA
5 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) GAAP
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 12 (1.36%) Firmware
2 9 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Docker
4 1 (0.11%) KVM
4 1 (0.11%) Samba
4 1 (0.11%) Snort
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (0.68%) SCCM
2 5 (0.57%) Puppet
3 3 (0.34%) Graphite
4 2 (0.23%) Ansible
4 2 (0.23%) MOM
4 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 150 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 52 (5.90%) Oracle
3 23 (2.61%) IBM
3 23 (2.61%) SAP
4 15 (1.70%) HP
4 15 (1.70%) VMware
5 13 (1.47%) CA
6 11 (1.25%) Adobe
6 11 (1.25%) Symantec
7 10 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.02%) Citrix
9 7 (0.79%) Google
10 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.68%) ServiceNow
10 6 (0.68%) Twitter
11 5 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.45%) hybris
13 3 (0.34%) Apple
13 3 (0.34%) Canon
13 3 (0.34%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-60,000 + To 20% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Additional Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + training, Pension, Bonus, Car ++
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Impressive Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
JS Agency
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago