The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 80 83 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 13 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.27% 0.96% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.00% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 0
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Software 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
971 996 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.82% 95.95% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 860 895 996
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram 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 28 November 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 +10 11 £50,000 +2.04%
Luton +1 1 £85,000 +142.85%
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 16 (76.19%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) J2EE
2 16 (76.19%) Waterfall
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.52%) Apache
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) HTTP
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) J2EE
1 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.52%) Line Management
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.76%) BDD
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) C#