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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 123 113 131
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 14 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.51% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 3
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
1829 1577 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.05% 94.71% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1297 1613
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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
Macclesfield +11 5 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Runcorn - 2 £55,500 - 2
Chester +7 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Warrington -10 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
Software Development Manager
North West

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (71.43%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) Telerik
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
5 4 (28.57%) Xamarin
5 4 (28.57%) User Experience
6 3 (21.43%) People Management
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) C++

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) DHTML
6 1 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Telerik
2 4 (28.57%) Xamarin
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, BUPA, life assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago