Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Engineering Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 976 1074 1140
Rank change year-on-year +98 +66 +72
Permanent jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 202 167 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.087% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.090% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 130 144 109
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 £50,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £91,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% +1.85%

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 167571 185058 210150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134222 155169 174108
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £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 17 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 17 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 +84 184 £77,500 +3.33% 18
UK excluding London +75 102 £70,000 +16.67% 11
London +35 98 £95,000 +11.76% 8
South East +78 34 £65,000 +4.00% 2
South West +31 25 £73,000 +35.81% 2
Scotland +8 15 £75,000 - 1
Midlands +40 14 £62,500 -3.85% 1
West Midlands +31 9 £50,000 -25.93%
East of England +17 9 £70,000 +16.67%
East Midlands +41 5 £82,500 +26.92% 1
North of England -9 4 £67,500 +20.54% 5
Yorkshire +24 3 £71,250 +45.41% 3
Wales +16 1 £70,000 +12.00%
North East - 1 £32,500 -

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 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 99 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (40.59%) Software Engineering
3 72 (35.64%) Java
4 55 (27.23%) Finance
5 47 (23.27%) Scrum
6 46 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (21.78%) Python
8 37 (18.32%) TDD
9 35 (17.33%) Project Management
10 34 (16.83%) Degree
11 33 (16.34%) E-Commerce
12 32 (15.84%) Electronics
12 32 (15.84%) DevOps
12 32 (15.84%) Coaching
13 30 (14.85%) AngularJS
14 29 (14.36%) Manufacturing
15 28 (13.86%) Telecoms
15 28 (13.86%) Marketing
16 27 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (13.37%) Microservices
17 25 (12.38%) Data Centre
18 24 (11.88%) Programme Management
19 23 (11.39%) Linux
19 23 (11.39%) Scala
19 23 (11.39%) SDLC
20 22 (10.89%) Docker
20 22 (10.89%) Kafka
21 21 (10.40%) Clojure
21 21 (10.40%) SAP
21 21 (10.40%) JavaScript

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 (3.96%) Apache
2 7 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.48%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.48%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.99%) nginx
4 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.49%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.97%) PaaS
4 5 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.48%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Catchpoint
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.91%) Firewall
2 16 (7.92%) DWDM
2 16 (7.92%) LAN
2 16 (7.92%) MPLS
2 16 (7.92%) Network Security
2 16 (7.92%) Unified Communications
2 16 (7.92%) VPN
2 16 (7.92%) WAN
2 16 (7.92%) Wireless
3 11 (5.45%) DNS
4 7 (3.47%) HTTP
5 4 (1.98%) Internet
6 2 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.99%) SMS
7 1 (0.50%) 3G
7 1 (0.50%) 4G
7 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.93%) Relational Database
2 12 (5.94%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.46%) Big Data
3 9 (4.46%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.97%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.48%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.98%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.98%) OLTP
7 3 (1.49%) KDB
8 2 (0.99%) MySQL
8 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.99%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (3.96%) Jenkins
1 8 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.97%) JIRA
3 5 (2.48%) gulp
3 5 (2.48%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.48%) webpack
4 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.49%) FitNesse
4 3 (1.49%) Hudson
4 3 (1.49%) JUnit
4 3 (1.49%) NUnit
4 3 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 55 (27.23%) Finance
2 32 (15.84%) Electronics
3 29 (14.36%) Manufacturing
4 28 (13.86%) Marketing
4 28 (13.86%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.94%) Banking
6 10 (4.95%) Retail
7 8 (3.96%) French Language
7 8 (3.96%) Spanish Language
8 6 (2.97%) Advertising
9 4 (1.98%) Games
10 2 (0.99%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.50%) Automotive
11 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.50%) Law
11 1 (0.50%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.85%) AngularJS
2 22 (10.89%) Kafka
3 19 (9.41%) HTML
4 18 (8.91%) Node.js
5 17 (8.42%) HTML5
5 17 (8.42%) React
6 16 (7.92%) Web Services
7 10 (4.95%) Java EE
8 8 (3.96%) XML
9 6 (2.97%) .NET
10 5 (2.48%) CSS
10 5 (2.48%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (2.48%) Ember.js
10 5 (2.48%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (2.48%) J2EE
10 5 (2.48%) REST
10 5 (2.48%) RESTful
10 5 (2.48%) Sass
11 4 (1.98%) CSS3
12 3 (1.49%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.38%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.92%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (6.93%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (5.94%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.46%) PMI
7 7 (3.47%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.97%) User Experience
9 4 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.49%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.49%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.49%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.49%) Tandem
11 2 (0.99%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.99%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.50%) Fintech
12 1 (0.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.39%) Linux
2 11 (5.45%) Windows
3 3 (1.49%) Unix
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (40.59%) Software Engineering
3 47 (23.27%) Scrum
4 46 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (18.32%) TDD
6 35 (17.33%) Project Management
7 33 (16.34%) E-Commerce
8 32 (15.84%) Coaching
8 32 (15.84%) DevOps
9 27 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (13.37%) Microservices
10 24 (11.88%) Programme Management
11 23 (11.39%) SDLC
12 20 (9.90%) Functional Programming
13 19 (9.41%) Disruptive Innovation
14 17 (8.42%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (8.42%) Statistics
15 16 (7.92%) Network Virtualisation
15 16 (7.92%) Test Automation
16 15 (7.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (35.64%) Java
2 44 (21.78%) Python
3 23 (11.39%) Scala
4 21 (10.40%) Clojure
4 21 (10.40%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.46%) SQL
6 8 (3.96%) C++
6 8 (3.96%) Perl
7 7 (3.47%) Ruby
8 6 (2.97%) C#
9 5 (2.48%) ES6
10 3 (1.49%) C
10 3 (1.49%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.49%) PHP
10 3 (1.49%) R
11 2 (0.99%) Elixir
11 2 (0.99%) Go
12 1 (0.50%) Erlang
12 1 (0.50%) Haskell
12 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (16.83%) Degree
2 17 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.92%) CCIE
3 16 (7.92%) CCNP
4 14 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (4.95%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.47%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.98%) HND
7 4 (1.98%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.49%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (0.99%) CISSP
9 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) CCNA
10 1 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.50%) HNC
10 1 (0.50%) MAPM
10 1 (0.50%) MCP
10 1 (0.50%) PMP
10 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.44%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.49%) TickIT
3 2 (0.99%) COBIT
3 2 (0.99%) COSO
3 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.50%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (10.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (8.42%) Ansible
2 8 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.48%) Mesos
3 5 (2.48%) Puppet
4 3 (1.49%) CFEngine
4 3 (1.49%) Icinga
4 3 (1.49%) Nagios
4 3 (1.49%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.49%) Terraform
4 3 (1.49%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.99%) Grafana
Vendors
1 21 (10.40%) SAP
2 18 (8.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.92%) CheckPoint
3 16 (7.92%) Palo Alto
4 11 (5.45%) Oracle
5 6 (2.97%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.98%) Concur
6 4 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.49%) Cisco
7 3 (1.49%) IFS
8 2 (0.99%) Google
8 2 (0.99%) Splunk
9 1 (0.50%) Apple
9 1 (0.50%) Cadence
9 1 (0.50%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook
9 1 (0.50%) HP
9 1 (0.50%) Teradata
9 1 (0.50%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.50%) VMware