The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 120 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 7 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% 0.69% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.71% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
1834 1821 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.45% 96.66% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1530 1591
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Software Manager in the job title.

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 24 January 2017.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 14 (46.67%) Asset Management
1 14 (46.67%) Software Asset Management
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) Software Licensing
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) iPad
6 7 (23.33%) Web Application Development
6 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team Management
6 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team
6 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) Citrix
6 7 (23.33%) MVC
6 7 (23.33%) CRM
6 7 (23.33%) Symantec
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (23.33%) VMware
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (20.00%) LINQ
7 6 (20.00%) WCF
7 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.00%) Finance

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) DSL
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
1 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (23.33%) jQuery
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (20.00%) LINQ
2 6 (20.00%) WCF
2 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) iPad
1 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Asset Management
1 14 (46.67%) Software Asset Management
2 11 (36.67%) Software Licensing
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
3 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 7 (23.33%) Web Application Development
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Game Development
8 1 (3.33%) High Availability
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
2 7 (23.33%) Symantec
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) LANDesk