The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 85 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 10 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.90% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.42% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +14.58%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Software 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
1087 1676 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.84% 97.44% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1368 1481
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +12 6 £50,000 -5.66%
Chester - 4 £47,500 -
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cheshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) .NET
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) Software Delivery
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 5 (22.73%) SDLC
7 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
8 4 (18.18%) Unix
8 4 (18.18%) C#
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
8 4 (18.18%) XML
8 4 (18.18%) XSLT
8 4 (18.18%) CMS
8 4 (18.18%) B2C
8 4 (18.18%) MVC
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) Ajax
8 4 (18.18%) JSON
8 4 (18.18%) WCF

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) CMS
1 4 (18.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Ajax
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) JSON
2 4 (18.18%) WCF
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (36.36%) Software Delivery
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) B2C
6 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
7 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) People Management
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Planview