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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 117 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 19 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.01% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 4
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% -24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £43,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
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
1823 1703 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.46% 95.84% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1355 1308
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (64.00%) Project Management
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) Resource Management
5 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (24.00%) Banking
6 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
9 3 (12.00%) UNIX
9 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 3 (12.00%) Python
9 3 (12.00%) Scrum
9 3 (12.00%) Data Management
9 3 (12.00%) Scala
9 3 (12.00%) SaaS
9 3 (12.00%) PaaS
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.00%) Clojure
9 3 (12.00%) Coaching
9 3 (12.00%) IaaS
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
1 3 (12.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Project Management
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) Resource Management
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Data Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Change Control
9 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
9 1 (4.00%) Line Management
9 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.00%) Software Asset Management
9 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
9 1 (4.00%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) Scala
2 3 (12.00%) Clojure
3 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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