The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 115 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.68% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.71% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £40,750 £47,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.21% +16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1540 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.81% 95.12% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1367 1313
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,122
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -0.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
South West

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft