Period
to 24 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Engineering Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 October 2017.

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

Engineering Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 972 1075 1148
Rank change year-on-year +103 +73 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 209 164 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.086% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.089% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 135 139 108
UK median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% +18.18%
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,300 £40,875
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £61,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +11.36% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 169029 184312 209343
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 135372 154457 173517
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Engineering Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Engineering Manager in the UK

Engineering Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Engineering Manager in the UK

Engineering Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Engineering Manager over the 6 months to 24 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Engineering Manager in the UK

Engineering Manager
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Engineering Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 October 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
England +74 189 £77,500 +3.33% 15
UK excluding London +69 104 £70,000 +14.29% 10
London +22 102 £95,000 +11.76% 6
South East +53 33 £62,500 - 4
South West +10 24 £73,000 +26.96%
Scotland +5 16 £75,000 -
Midlands +53 15 £62,500 -3.85% 1
East of England +8 9 £70,000 +16.67%
West Midlands +2 9 £50,000 -25.93% 1
East Midlands +31 6 £82,500 +26.92%
North of England -11 6 £67,500 +20.54% 4
Yorkshire +14 5 £68,750 +40.31% 3
Wales +16 1 £70,000 +1.82% 1
North East - 1 £32,500 -

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2017, Engineering 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 featuring Engineering Manager in the job title.

1 103 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (41.63%) Software Engineering
3 75 (35.89%) Java
4 56 (26.79%) Finance
5 49 (23.44%) Scrum
6 46 (22.01%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (20.57%) Python
8 38 (18.18%) TDD
9 35 (16.75%) DevOps
10 33 (15.79%) Degree
10 33 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 33 (15.79%) Project Management
11 32 (15.31%) Electronics
12 31 (14.83%) Coaching
12 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
13 29 (13.88%) Manufacturing
14 28 (13.40%) Telecoms
14 28 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (12.92%) Marketing
15 27 (12.92%) Microservices
16 26 (12.44%) Data Centre
17 24 (11.48%) SDLC
17 24 (11.48%) Scala
17 24 (11.48%) Linux
17 24 (11.48%) Programme Management
18 22 (10.53%) JavaScript
18 22 (10.53%) Kafka
19 21 (10.05%) Functional Programming
19 21 (10.05%) Docker
19 21 (10.05%) SAP

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (3.83%) Apache
1 8 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.39%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.39%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.39%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.96%) nginx
3 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.44%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.35%) PaaS
4 5 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.39%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.48%) Catchpoint
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.09%) Firewall
2 18 (8.61%) DWDM
2 18 (8.61%) LAN
2 18 (8.61%) MPLS
2 18 (8.61%) Network Security
2 18 (8.61%) Unified Communications
2 18 (8.61%) VPN
2 18 (8.61%) WAN
2 18 (8.61%) Wireless
3 10 (4.78%) DNS
4 7 (3.35%) HTTP
5 4 (1.91%) Internet
6 2 (0.96%) SMS
7 1 (0.48%) 3G
7 1 (0.48%) 4G
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.22%) MongoDB
1 13 (6.22%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.31%) Big Data
2 9 (4.31%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.87%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.39%) Apache Hive
4 5 (2.39%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.39%) OLTP
5 3 (1.44%) KDB
6 2 (0.96%) MySQL
6 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (3.83%) Jenkins
1 8 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.87%) JIRA
3 5 (2.39%) gulp
3 5 (2.39%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.39%) webpack
4 3 (1.44%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.44%) FitNesse
4 3 (1.44%) Hudson
4 3 (1.44%) JUnit
4 3 (1.44%) NUnit
4 3 (1.44%) Selenium
5 1 (0.48%) Maven
5 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (26.79%) Finance
2 32 (15.31%) Electronics
3 29 (13.88%) Manufacturing
4 28 (13.40%) Telecoms
5 27 (12.92%) Marketing
6 13 (6.22%) Banking
7 10 (4.78%) Retail
8 8 (3.83%) French Language
8 8 (3.83%) Spanish Language
9 6 (2.87%) Advertising
10 5 (2.39%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.91%) Games
12 2 (0.96%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.48%) Automotive
13 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.48%) Law
13 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.48%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
2 22 (10.53%) Kafka
3 19 (9.09%) HTML
3 19 (9.09%) Node.js
4 18 (8.61%) React
5 17 (8.13%) HTML5
6 16 (7.66%) Web Services
7 10 (4.78%) Java EE
8 8 (3.83%) XML
9 7 (3.35%) .NET
10 5 (2.39%) CSS
10 5 (2.39%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (2.39%) Ember.js
10 5 (2.39%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (2.39%) J2EE
10 5 (2.39%) REST
10 5 (2.39%) RESTful
10 5 (2.39%) Sass
11 4 (1.91%) CSS3
12 3 (1.44%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.44%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.61%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.61%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (5.74%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.31%) PMI
6 6 (2.87%) User Experience
6 6 (2.87%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.91%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.91%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.91%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.44%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (1.44%) Tandem
9 2 (0.96%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.48%) Fintech
10 1 (0.48%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.48%) Linux
2 11 (5.26%) Windows
3 3 (1.44%) Unix
4 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (41.63%) Software Engineering
3 49 (23.44%) Scrum
4 46 (22.01%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (18.18%) TDD
6 35 (16.75%) DevOps
7 33 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 33 (15.79%) Project Management
8 31 (14.83%) Coaching
9 28 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (12.92%) Microservices
11 24 (11.48%) Programme Management
11 24 (11.48%) SDLC
12 21 (10.05%) Functional Programming
13 19 (9.09%) Disruptive Innovation
13 19 (9.09%) Statistics
14 18 (8.61%) Network Virtualisation
15 17 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
15 17 (8.13%) Test Automation
16 16 (7.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (35.89%) Java
2 43 (20.57%) Python
3 24 (11.48%) Scala
4 22 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 21 (10.05%) Clojure
6 9 (4.31%) SQL
7 8 (3.83%) C++
8 7 (3.35%) C#
8 7 (3.35%) Perl
8 7 (3.35%) Ruby
9 5 (2.39%) ES6
9 5 (2.39%) PHP
10 3 (1.44%) C
10 3 (1.44%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.44%) R
11 2 (0.96%) Elixir
11 2 (0.96%) Go
12 1 (0.48%) Lisp
12 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (15.79%) Degree
2 19 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (8.61%) CCIE
3 18 (8.61%) CCNP
4 15 (7.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (4.31%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.35%) Master's Degree
7 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.91%) HND
8 4 (1.91%) NVQ Level 3
9 3 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.48%) CCNA
11 1 (0.48%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.48%) CISSP
11 1 (0.48%) HNC
11 1 (0.48%) MAPM
11 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.96%) TickIT
4 1 (0.48%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) COSO
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (10.05%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (8.13%) Ansible
2 8 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.39%) Mesos
3 5 (2.39%) Puppet
4 3 (1.44%) CFEngine
4 3 (1.44%) Icinga
4 3 (1.44%) Nagios
4 3 (1.44%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.44%) Terraform
4 3 (1.44%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.96%) Grafana
6 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (10.05%) SAP
2 18 (8.61%) CheckPoint
2 18 (8.61%) Palo Alto
3 17 (8.13%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.74%) Oracle
5 6 (2.87%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.91%) Concur
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco
8 2 (0.96%) Google
8 2 (0.96%) IFS
8 2 (0.96%) Splunk
9 1 (0.48%) Apple
9 1 (0.48%) Cadence
9 1 (0.48%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.48%) Facebook
9 1 (0.48%) HP
9 1 (0.48%) Teradata
9 1 (0.48%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.48%) VMware