The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 99 115 103
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 16 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.49% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 10
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1788 1831 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.37% 93.90% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1605 1437
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Manager
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) Business Development
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) FMCG
6 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.00%) QA
6 1 (4.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) Perl

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Business Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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