The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 54 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.86% - 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
Software Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
313 257 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.90% 98.85% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 303 244 173
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Software Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Manager in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) J2EE
2 9 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) TDD

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Software Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) J2EE
1 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago