Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineering Manager was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Software Engineering Manager
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1087 1176 1267
Rank change year-on-year +89 +91 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineering Manager 76 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.018% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 65 27 22
England median annual salary £87,500 £77,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -8.82% +54.55%
10th Percentile £62,600 £59,000 £51,300
90th Percentile £104,500 £116,250 £92,500
UK median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% +54.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Software Engineering Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Software Engineering Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering Manager in England

Software Engineering Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering Manager in England

Software Engineering Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering Manager in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering Manager in England

Software Engineering Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +33 45 £95,000 +11.76% 5
South West +36 18 £73,000 -14.12%
Yorkshire +29 6 £61,500 -21.90% 1
North of England +20 6 £61,500 -21.90% 1
East of England - 5 £70,000 - 1
Midlands +32 2 £62,500 -3.85% 1
West Midlands - 2 £62,500 - 1
Software Engineering Manager
UK

Software Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Software Engineering 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 England region featuring Software Engineering Manager in the job title.

1 71 (93.42%) Software Engineering
2 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (76.32%) Java
4 41 (53.95%) TDD
5 37 (48.68%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (43.42%) Scrum
6 33 (43.42%) E-Commerce
7 30 (39.47%) DevOps
8 29 (38.16%) AngularJS
9 28 (36.84%) React
10 24 (31.58%) Microservices
10 24 (31.58%) Finance
11 23 (30.26%) Programme Management
12 22 (28.95%) Electronics
12 22 (28.95%) Kafka
13 21 (27.63%) Greenfield Project
14 20 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (25.00%) Functional Programming
16 18 (23.68%) Clojure
16 18 (23.68%) Disruptive Innovation
17 17 (22.37%) BDD
17 17 (22.37%) Digital Marketing
17 17 (22.37%) Telecoms
17 17 (22.37%) Manufacturing
17 17 (22.37%) Marketing
17 17 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (22.37%) HTML
17 17 (22.37%) SAP
17 17 (22.37%) Web Services
18 16 (21.05%) JavaScript

Software Engineering Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (15.79%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) nginx
2 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.58%) Apache Pig
3 5 (6.58%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) MySQL
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) Big Data
3 5 (6.58%) Apache Hive
3 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.58%) gulp
2 5 (6.58%) Vagrant
2 5 (6.58%) webpack
3 3 (3.95%) Hudson
4 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 22 (28.95%) Electronics
3 17 (22.37%) Manufacturing
3 17 (22.37%) Marketing
3 17 (22.37%) Telecoms
4 7 (9.21%) Online Betting
4 7 (9.21%) Retail
5 5 (6.58%) Advertising
5 5 (6.58%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.63%) Games
7 1 (1.32%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.16%) AngularJS
2 28 (36.84%) React
3 22 (28.95%) Kafka
4 17 (22.37%) HTML
4 17 (22.37%) Web Services
5 16 (21.05%) HTML5
5 16 (21.05%) Node.js
6 15 (19.74%) Java EE
7 8 (10.53%) REST
7 8 (10.53%) Velocity
8 7 (9.21%) jQuery
8 7 (9.21%) JSON
8 7 (9.21%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (9.21%) XML
9 6 (7.89%) Spring
10 5 (6.58%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.58%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (6.58%) J2EE
10 5 (6.58%) RESTful
10 5 (6.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (11.84%) User Experience
3 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.58%) PMI
5 2 (2.63%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (93.42%) Software Engineering
2 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (53.95%) TDD
4 37 (48.68%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (43.42%) E-Commerce
5 33 (43.42%) Scrum
6 30 (39.47%) DevOps
7 24 (31.58%) Microservices
8 23 (30.26%) Programme Management
9 19 (25.00%) Functional Programming
10 18 (23.68%) Disruptive Innovation
11 17 (22.37%) BDD
11 17 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (22.37%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (21.05%) Coaching
13 12 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (15.79%) OO
13 12 (15.79%) SDLC
13 12 (15.79%) Software Delivery
14 8 (10.53%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) Java
2 18 (23.68%) Clojure
3 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.74%) Python
5 13 (17.11%) Scala
6 6 (7.89%) PHP
7 5 (6.58%) ES6
7 5 (6.58%) SQL
8 4 (5.26%) Go
9 3 (3.95%) C#
9 3 (3.95%) Ruby
10 2 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) SAP
2 5 (6.58%) Apple
2 5 (6.58%) Facebook
2 5 (6.58%) Google
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com