The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 120 122 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £53,750 £58,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +67.85%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Software Development Manager
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1682 1830 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.17% 94.43% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1463 1213
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +6 2 £52,500 -4.54%
Software Development Manager
North West

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) GPRS
5 5 (50.00%) UMTS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Windows CE
5 5 (50.00%) Validation
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (50.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) Android
5 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Compact Framework
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) ETL
6 4 (40.00%) C++
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) GPRS
1 5 (50.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Compact Framework
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows CE
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Telerik
2 2 (20.00%) Xamarin