The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Manager
England / London
Rank 537 566 564
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 51 90 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 78
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £52,250 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

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 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
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 £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +47 14 £83,750 +15.51%
Beckenham - 3 £54,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +10 2 £70,000 -
Wimbledon +16 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £55,500 -
Software Development Manager
England

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.34%) Finance
3 37 (45.12%) Project Management
4 29 (35.37%) Java
5 22 (26.83%) SDLC
5 22 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (21.95%) .NET
7 16 (19.51%) SQL
8 14 (17.07%) PRINCE2
8 14 (17.07%) Scrum
8 14 (17.07%) DevOps
8 14 (17.07%) Big Data
9 13 (15.85%) Banking
9 13 (15.85%) C#
10 12 (14.63%) Web Development
11 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
12 10 (12.20%) JavaScript
12 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
12 10 (12.20%) QA
13 9 (10.98%) Degree
13 9 (10.98%) TDD
14 7 (8.54%) Games
14 7 (8.54%) HTML
14 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
14 7 (8.54%) Change Management
14 7 (8.54%) CRM
14 7 (8.54%) Line Management
15 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
15 6 (7.32%) MongoDB

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (2.44%) Mule
2 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.22%) Confluence
3 1 (1.22%) Jetty
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Project
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.10%) SaaS
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) SMPP
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) Big Data
2 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.66%) Redis
4 2 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) HBase
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) VersionOne
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Hamcrest
4 1 (1.22%) jMock
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) TestNG
General
1 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.54%) Games
5 6 (7.32%) Marketing
6 2 (2.44%) Back Office
6 2 (2.44%) Front Office
6 2 (2.44%) Retail
7 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) .NET
2 7 (8.54%) HTML
3 6 (7.32%) Spring
4 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.10%) CSS
5 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.88%) CSS3
5 4 (4.88%) HTML5
5 4 (4.88%) Node.js
5 4 (4.88%) REST
6 3 (3.66%) XML
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Wicket
7 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.44%) J2EE
7 2 (2.44%) JMS
7 2 (2.44%) JSP
7 2 (2.44%) Middleware
7 2 (2.44%) Servlets
7 2 (2.44%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Fintech
1 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.88%) PMI
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.66%) Online Games
3 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.44%) BBC
4 2 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.44%) Equities
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.12%) Project Management
3 22 (26.83%) SDLC
3 22 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (17.07%) DevOps
4 14 (17.07%) PRINCE2
4 14 (17.07%) Scrum
5 12 (14.63%) Web Development
6 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.98%) TDD
8 7 (8.54%) Change Management
8 7 (8.54%) CRM
8 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.54%) Line Management
9 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.10%) Workflow
10 4 (4.88%) Coaching
10 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) Java
2 16 (19.51%) SQL
3 13 (15.85%) C#
4 10 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.32%) C++
5 6 (7.32%) Scala
6 5 (6.10%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.66%) C
7 3 (3.66%) PHP
8 2 (2.44%) Ruby
8 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) Elixir
9 1 (1.22%) ES6
9 1 (1.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.66%) APMP
3 3 (3.66%) PMP
4 2 (2.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
2 5 (6.10%) MiFID
3 2 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.44%) EMIR
4 1 (1.22%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.44%) MuleSoft
3 2 (2.44%) Solace
3 2 (2.44%) Sybase
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
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