The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 119 114 131
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 15 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.81% 0.78% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.80% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 2
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £56,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.09% +5.00%
Software 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
1788 1993 1965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.49% 97.55% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1671 1594
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Bristol

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (59.38%) Telecoms
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (50.00%) Unix
2 16 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 13 (40.63%) OpenStack
4 12 (37.50%) SDLC
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) C++
6 8 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (25.00%) Open Source
7 6 (18.75%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.50%) Finance
9 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle ADF
10 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
11 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
11 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
11 2 (6.25%) Banking
11 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 2 (6.25%) Web Services

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (40.63%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (59.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Unix
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (37.50%) SDLC
3 8 (25.00%) Open Source
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) Change Management
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.13%) Release Management
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C++
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
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