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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 138 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 8 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.40% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.42% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 16
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
2305 1913 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.28% 96.23% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1617 1776
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
5 3 (18.75%) Release Management
5 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (18.75%) SaaS
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) HTTP
6 2 (12.50%) SSL

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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) LINQ
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
4 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Licensing
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Canon
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com