The median annual salary for a Software Sales Executive was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Sales Executive
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 874 920
Rank change year-on-year +15 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Sales Executive 15 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.062% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.064% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 26
Median salary £43,000 £90,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.22% +157.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,475 £40,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £160,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £160,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year -78.12% +456.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Sales Executive
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Software Sales Executive in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Software Sales Executive in the UK

Software Sales Executive
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Sales Executive in the UK

Software Sales Executive
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Sales Executive over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Sales Executive in the UK

Software Sales Executive
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Sales Executive within the UK 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
England +3 15 £43,000 -52.22% 5
UK excluding London +27 12 £35,000 -78.12% 4
South East +34 7 £45,000 -71.87% 1
Midlands +15 2 £26,500 - 1
London -6 2 £45,500 -49.44% 1
South West - 2 £35,000 -
North of England -6 1 - - 1

Software Sales Executive Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Software Sales Executive 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 Software Sales Executive in the job title.

1 12 (46.15%) Marketing
1 12 (46.15%) Business Development
2 10 (38.46%) Telesales
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) SaaS
5 7 (26.92%) NHS
6 6 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (15.38%) Lead Generation
7 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (7.69%) Twitter
9 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
9 2 (7.69%) Coaching
9 2 (7.69%) User Experience
9 2 (7.69%) B2B Sales
9 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
9 2 (7.69%) Email Marketing
9 2 (7.69%) iPhone
9 2 (7.69%) PayPal
9 2 (7.69%) B2B
9 2 (7.69%) IBM
9 2 (7.69%) Google
10 1 (3.85%) Degree
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (3.85%) Legal
10 1 (3.85%) Presales
10 1 (3.85%) Planning and Forecasting

Software Sales Executive 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) SaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
General
1 12 (46.15%) Marketing
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Business Development
2 10 (38.46%) Telesales
3 6 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Generation
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) B2B Sales
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Email Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.85%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (3.85%) Presales
6 1 (3.85%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) PayPal
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £120K OTE
Posted: 8 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £60000 per annum + £120K OTE PLUS CAR
Posted: 27 days ago
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