The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 135 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 9 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 1.65% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.69% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 15
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.30% +15.00%
Software Development Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2344 1772 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.31% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1447 1521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) OOP
1 5 (35.71%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Games
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Automotive
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) OO
1 5 (35.71%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com