The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 117 121 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.13% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £40,750 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.80% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -4.76%
Software Development Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1502 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.26% 93.47% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1335 1315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Bristol

Software Development Manager
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle ADF
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft