The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 557 539
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 67 87 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 76 120
Median salary £72,500 £66,250 £63,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.43% +4.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £103,750 £87,750
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 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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
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 Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in London

Software Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in London

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Software Manager in London

Software 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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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 +11 6 £76,250 -1.61% 1
Uxbridge +4 1 - -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 London region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 96 (63.58%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.72%) Java
3 53 (35.10%) Software Engineering
4 40 (26.49%) Software Delivery
5 39 (25.83%) Project Management
6 36 (23.84%) Scrum
7 33 (21.85%) SDLC
8 30 (19.87%) Finance
9 27 (17.88%) QA
10 26 (17.22%) TDD
10 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
11 23 (15.23%) C#
12 22 (14.57%) .NET
13 21 (13.91%) Node.js
14 20 (13.25%) Line Management
15 18 (11.92%) BDD
15 18 (11.92%) Scala
16 17 (11.26%) Retail
16 17 (11.26%) Degree
16 17 (11.26%) E-Commerce
16 17 (11.26%) Telecoms
17 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
17 16 (10.60%) DevOps
18 15 (9.93%) CRM
18 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (9.93%) Games
19 12 (7.95%) Internet
19 12 (7.95%) SQL
19 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2
19 12 (7.95%) Continuous Integration

Software 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 10 (6.62%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.64%) Apache
3 3 (1.99%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.99%) CMS
3 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.32%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.32%) Mule
4 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
5 1 (0.66%) Jetty
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.32%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.66%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.66%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.95%) SaaS
2 7 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.99%) PaaS
4 2 (1.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) Internet
2 8 (5.30%) ATM
3 3 (1.99%) LAN
3 3 (1.99%) WAN
4 1 (0.66%) Skype
4 1 (0.66%) SMPP
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.97%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.97%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.65%) Big Data
5 3 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.99%) Redis
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.32%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.32%) MySQL
6 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.66%) HBase
7 1 (0.66%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.30%) JIRA
2 5 (3.31%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.99%) gulp
3 3 (1.99%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.99%) webpack
4 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.32%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.66%) GitLab
5 1 (0.66%) Hamcrest
5 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.66%) jMock
5 1 (0.66%) JUnit
5 1 (0.66%) Maven
5 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.66%) TestNG
5 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (19.87%) Finance
2 17 (11.26%) Retail
2 17 (11.26%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.93%) Games
4 10 (6.62%) Banking
5 9 (5.96%) Online Betting
6 5 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.99%) Advertising
7 3 (1.99%) Legal
7 3 (1.99%) Marketing
8 2 (1.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.66%) Back Office
9 1 (0.66%) Billing
9 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.57%) .NET
2 21 (13.91%) Node.js
3 11 (7.28%) XML
4 10 (6.62%) React
5 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET
5 9 (5.96%) HTML
6 7 (4.64%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.97%) J2EE
7 6 (3.97%) REST
7 6 (3.97%) Spring
8 5 (3.31%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.31%) CSS
8 5 (3.31%) HTML5
8 5 (3.31%) Java EE
8 5 (3.31%) Kafka
8 5 (3.31%) Web Services
9 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.99%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (1.99%) Sass
10 3 (1.99%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Online Games
2 8 (5.30%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.30%) EFT
2 8 (5.30%) Fintech
3 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.97%) User Experience
4 4 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.32%) Blog
6 2 (1.32%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.32%) Equities
6 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.66%) iPad
7 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.66%) Social Media
7 1 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.30%) Linux
2 1 (0.66%) Unix
2 1 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (63.58%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.10%) Software Engineering
3 40 (26.49%) Software Delivery
4 39 (25.83%) Project Management
5 36 (23.84%) Scrum
6 33 (21.85%) SDLC
7 26 (17.22%) TDD
8 20 (13.25%) Line Management
9 18 (11.92%) BDD
10 17 (11.26%) E-Commerce
11 16 (10.60%) DevOps
12 15 (9.93%) CRM
12 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (7.95%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2
13 12 (7.95%) Web Development
14 11 (7.28%) Refactoring
15 10 (6.62%) Kanban
16 9 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 63 (41.72%) Java
2 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
3 23 (15.23%) C#
4 18 (11.92%) Scala
5 12 (7.95%) SQL
6 10 (6.62%) Python
7 7 (4.64%) C
7 7 (4.64%) C++
8 5 (3.31%) PHP
8 5 (3.31%) Ruby
9 4 (2.65%) ES6
10 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.32%) Clojure
11 2 (1.32%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.66%) Elixir
12 1 (0.66%) Go
12 1 (0.66%) Lua
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.97%) PMI Certification
2 6 (3.97%) PMP
3 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.66%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.88%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.32%) EMIR
3 2 (1.32%) HL7
3 2 (1.32%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (5.30%) Docker
2 2 (1.32%) Firmware
3 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) Kubernetes
1 4 (2.65%) Mesos
2 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.64%) hybris
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.32%) SAP
4 2 (1.32%) Siebel
4 2 (1.32%) Solace
4 2 (1.32%) Sybase
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe
5 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.66%) Snow
5 1 (0.66%) Sun
5 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
North London
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £80,000-90,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Tesco
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago