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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank - 70 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
247 370 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.74% 97.37% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 176 365 239
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 14 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification