The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 115 118 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.52% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1649 1728 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.87% 95.89% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1373 1326
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 - 3 £55,000 - 1
Runcorn - 1 - -
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (54.17%) .NET
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Validation
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
3 9 (37.50%) Android
3 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
6 6 (25.00%) QA
6 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.83%) Windows CE
7 5 (20.83%) GPRS
7 5 (20.83%) UMTS
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) DB2
7 5 (20.83%) RPG
7 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.83%) Billing
7 5 (20.83%) Telecoms

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) GPRS
1 5 (20.83%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
1 5 (20.83%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) Apache Flex
3 4 (16.67%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) PhoneGap
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
1 9 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
1 9 (37.50%) Android
1 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.83%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Validation
3 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Web Development
3 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Product Management
6 3 (12.50%) Line Management
6 3 (12.50%) Coaching
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Release Management
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) RPG
5 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 4 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Telerik
3 4 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.17%) Perforce
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