The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £73,750 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Development Manager
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 562 571
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 65 76 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 87
Median salary £73,750 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.35% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £57,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in London

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Development Manager in London

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Manager in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Manager in London

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
City of London +28 11 £52,500 -31.14% 4
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £72,000 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Software Development 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 London region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 83 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.92%) Project Management
3 43 (36.44%) Java
4 39 (33.05%) Finance
5 30 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (23.73%) DevOps
6 28 (23.73%) SDLC
7 25 (21.19%) Greenfield Project
8 24 (20.34%) Big Data
9 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (16.95%) QA
10 20 (16.95%) Software Engineering
10 20 (16.95%) .NET
11 19 (16.10%) Scrum
12 17 (14.41%) C#
12 17 (14.41%) Coaching
13 16 (13.56%) PRINCE2
14 15 (12.71%) Degree
15 14 (11.86%) Web Development
16 13 (11.02%) JIRA
17 12 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
18 11 (9.32%) Node.js
18 11 (9.32%) Software Delivery
19 10 (8.47%) SQL
19 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
19 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
20 9 (7.63%) Python
20 9 (7.63%) Change Management
20 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (5.08%) Apache
2 5 (4.24%) Confluence
3 2 (1.69%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.69%) Mule
3 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) Jetty
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.93%) SaaS
3 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.69%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) SMPP
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) Big Data
2 7 (5.93%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.54%) Redis
6 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) HBase
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.02%) JIRA
2 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.69%) gulp
3 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.69%) VersionOne
3 2 (1.69%) webpack
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Hamcrest
4 1 (0.85%) jMock
4 1 (0.85%) JUnit
4 1 (0.85%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.85%) TestNG
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (33.05%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Banking
2 7 (5.93%) Marketing
2 7 (5.93%) Retail
2 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.24%) Games
3 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.95%) .NET
2 11 (9.32%) Node.js
3 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.93%) HTML
4 6 (5.08%) React
4 6 (5.08%) REST
4 6 (5.08%) Spring
5 5 (4.24%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.24%) CSS
5 5 (4.24%) J2EE
6 4 (3.39%) HTML5
6 4 (3.39%) Kafka
6 4 (3.39%) Web Services
7 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.54%) CSS3
7 3 (2.54%) XML
7 3 (2.54%) XSD
8 2 (1.69%) JSP
8 2 (1.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (7.63%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) Fintech
5 3 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.69%) BBC
6 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.69%) Equities
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.69%) NHS
6 2 (1.69%) Online Games
6 2 (1.69%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.08%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.92%) Project Management
3 30 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (23.73%) DevOps
4 28 (23.73%) SDLC
5 20 (16.95%) Software Engineering
6 19 (16.10%) Scrum
7 17 (14.41%) Coaching
8 16 (13.56%) PRINCE2
9 14 (11.86%) Web Development
10 12 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (9.32%) Software Delivery
12 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.63%) Change Management
13 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.63%) TDD
14 8 (6.78%) CRM
14 8 (6.78%) Kanban
14 8 (6.78%) Line Management
14 8 (6.78%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 43 (36.44%) Java
2 17 (14.41%) C#
3 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.47%) SQL
5 9 (7.63%) Python
5 9 (7.63%) Scala
6 7 (5.93%) C++
7 5 (4.24%) Ruby
8 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.54%) C
8 3 (2.54%) ES6
9 2 (1.69%) Clojure
9 2 (1.69%) PHP
9 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.85%) Elixir
10 1 (0.85%) Go
10 1 (0.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.69%) APMP
3 2 (1.69%) MBA
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.95%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.69%) EMIR
2 2 (1.69%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Mesos
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (1.69%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.69%) SAP
3 2 (1.69%) Siebel
3 2 (1.69%) Solace
3 2 (1.69%) Sybase
4 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
City, London
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Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £80,000-90,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with additional variable bonus based on KPIs
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
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Posted: 21 days ago