The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 45 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.35% 0.97% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.98% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £55,000 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
293 204 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.65% 98.55% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 249 186 327
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
Gloucestershire

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Software Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Aerospace
3 7 (58.33%) DO-178B
4 6 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) IEC 61508
4 6 (50.00%) CMMI
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) Electronics
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) PMI
6 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

General
1 10 (83.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) CMMI
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) DO-178B
2 6 (50.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft