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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 115 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 13 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.80% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 10
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £64,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
1946 1746 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.86% 96.68% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1576 1239
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (37.50%) OO
2 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) SDLC
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) VBA
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle
6 6 (18.75%) Sybase
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
6 6 (18.75%) OOP
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
8 4 (12.50%) Logistics
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) High Availability
9 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
9 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.38%) HTML
9 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Time Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile Games
2 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) OO
2 9 (28.13%) SDLC
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) OOP
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) High Availability
6 4 (12.50%) Logistics
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Game Development
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.25%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) VBA
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
1 6 (18.75%) Sybase
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Ariba
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi time)
Posted: 13 days ago