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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 106 98 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 12 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1723 1470 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.94% 94.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1284 1368
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 28 January 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
3 18 (48.65%) C#
4 17 (45.95%) Java
4 17 (45.95%) Oracle
4 17 (45.95%) Sybase
4 17 (45.95%) OO
4 17 (45.95%) RDBMS
4 17 (45.95%) Semantic Web
4 17 (45.95%) Relational Database
4 17 (45.95%) Analytics
5 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (35.14%) Finance
7 8 (21.62%) Scrum
7 8 (21.62%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (18.92%) Business Development
9 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.22%) Project Management
10 5 (13.51%) CRM
10 5 (13.51%) MS Project
10 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
10 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.81%) Degree
11 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.81%) HNC
11 4 (10.81%) Validation
12 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
13 1 (2.70%) Software Asset Management
13 1 (2.70%) Software Licensing
13 1 (2.70%) TDD

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) RDBMS
1 17 (45.95%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) Analytics
2 17 (45.95%) OO
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Scrum
4 8 (21.62%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (18.92%) Business Development
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 5 (13.51%) CRM
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) Validation
8 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (2.70%) Software Licensing
10 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.70%) TDD
10 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) HNC
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
1 17 (45.95%) Sybase
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
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