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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 98 75 107
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 2.36% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.45% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 12
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
1272 1753 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.64% 96.37% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1432 1154
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram 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 5 February 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
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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
Chester -2 3 £60,000 +17.64%
Warrington -2 2 £52,500 -0.94% 1
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (68.75%) Resource Management
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Advertising
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) QA
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) LINQ
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Resource Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
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