The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 93 53 74
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 15 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.22% 3.96% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 4.04% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 13
Average salary £53,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.88% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Software Manager
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 668 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.94% 97.95% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 610 727
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Brighton region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in Brighton

Software Manager
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Product Management
5 4 (25.00%) SaaS
5 4 (25.00%) Social Media
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) SLA
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Product Management
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA