The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £76,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 241 296
Rank change year-on-year +11 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.34% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 21
Median salary £76,250 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.61% +19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £84,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.78% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Software Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in the City of London

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in the City of London

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in the City of London

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
5 4 (21.05%) Scala
5 4 (21.05%) QA
5 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Spring
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Apache
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Line Management
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) MiFID
7 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.53%) Mule
7 2 (10.53%) Node.js
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Jetty
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) SMPP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Hamcrest
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) jMock
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) TestNG
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) JMS
3 2 (10.53%) JSP
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) React
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) Servlets
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Guice
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) JAX-RS
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Equities
1 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Line Management
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Microservices
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Product Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) Scala
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (10.53%) EMIR
2 2 (10.53%) MiFID
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) MuleSoft
1 2 (10.53%) Solace
1 2 (10.53%) Sybase
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