The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 56 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.22% 1.55% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.60% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Software Manager
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
404 312 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.78% 96.59% 99.25%
Number of salaries quoted 339 281 221
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region that featured Software Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Supplier Management
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) Coaching
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Coaching
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification