The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 126 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 5 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.88% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.93% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 8
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software 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
1901 1927 1938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.42% 94.37% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1665 1714
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Time Management
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) IIS
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Linux

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) CMake
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Qt
5 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCAD
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary available
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago