The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 111 102 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.30% 0.17% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.18% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 13
Average salary £49,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software 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 Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 2 £45,250 -
Bedford - 2 £50,000 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Product Management
3 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
5 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Physics
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Subversion
7 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Product Management
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VTSP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) CCSP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 1 (9.09%) Meru Networks
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) Veeam
2 1 (9.09%) Trend Micro