The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 186 187
Rank change year-on-year +28 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.14% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 34
Median salary £48,500 £46,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.43% -16.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 3577 4495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.75% 97.10% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2155 3075 3785
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Surrey

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Surrey

Software Manager
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 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
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £48,500 -
Reigate - 1 - -
Software Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Surrey region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) PMP
4 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ActiveX
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Flash
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) LINQ
3 1 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Animation
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
6 1 (7.14%) 3D Animation
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Market Research
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 4 (28.57%) PMP
2 3 (21.43%) APMG
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat