The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank - 79 96
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.79% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.82% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £45,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.62%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Software Development Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 976 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.21% 96.35% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 656 783 920
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Development Manager
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Matrix Management
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) DSDM
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) PMI
2 5 (83.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) DSDM
2 5 (83.33%) Matrix Management
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) PMI Certification