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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 123 128 132
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 14 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.75% 0.29% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.30% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 1
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.30% +15.00%
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
1791 1990 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.50% 97.45% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1666 1613
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 16 (57.14%) Unix
2 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 16 (57.14%) Digital Media
3 13 (46.43%) OpenStack
4 12 (42.86%) SDLC
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) Linux
5 11 (39.29%) C++
6 8 (28.57%) Open Source
7 7 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle
8 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (7.14%) Scrum
10 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 2 (7.14%) Finance
10 2 (7.14%) Web Services
10 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
10 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
11 1 (3.57%) Kanban
11 1 (3.57%) QA
11 1 (3.57%) Release Management
11 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
11 1 (3.57%) Waterfall

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (46.43%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Digital Media
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Unix
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) SDLC
3 8 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Kanban
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C++
2 7 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago