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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 87 107 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.47% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £86,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -42.27%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
1024 1121 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.79% 94.28% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1025 905
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £52,500 -
Software Development Manager
East of England

Software Development Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) MVVM
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft