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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 91 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 7 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.61% 0.93% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.98% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1104 1025 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.58% 94.82% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 958 931 753
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 July 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
(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
Bedford -3 7 £50,000 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) J2EE
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Physics
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) MySQL

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Spring
1 6 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Physics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle