Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire 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 Manager
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 210 240
Rank change year-on-year -32 +30 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 28 60 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.44% 0.88% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.90% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 29
Hampshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,625 £61,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +7.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6207 6655 7045
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.08% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5362 5712 5924
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Hampshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Hampshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Hampshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Hampshire 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
Southampton -25 8 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Basingstoke +7 7 £55,000 +12.82%
Portsmouth -12 5 £45,000 -21.74%
Winchester - 2 £52,500 -
Software Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Hampshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Degree
3 11 (39.29%) Project Management
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 11 (39.29%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.00%) Line Management
5 7 (25.00%) Change Management
6 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) MySQL
7 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.86%) JIRA
8 4 (14.29%) QA
8 4 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) IEC 61508
8 4 (14.29%) DO-178B
8 4 (14.29%) High Availability
8 4 (14.29%) Redmine
8 4 (14.29%) Trello
8 4 (14.29%) ISO 26262
8 4 (14.29%) Def Stans
8 4 (14.29%) Unix
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) Linux

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Primavera
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Trello
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Redmine
General
1 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (14.29%) Verilog
1 4 (14.29%) VHDL
2 3 (10.71%) Life Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Unix
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.00%) Change Management
4 7 (25.00%) Line Management
5 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) High Availability
8 3 (10.71%) Kanban
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) MVC
8 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (10.71%) OOP
8 3 (10.71%) SOLID
8 3 (10.71%) TDD
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.14%) Data Management
9 2 (7.14%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) Ada
3 4 (14.29%) Assembly Language
3 4 (14.29%) C
3 4 (14.29%) C++
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Def Stans
1 4 (14.29%) DO-178B
1 4 (14.29%) IEC 61508
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 26262
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau
2 1 (3.57%) TIBCO