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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 113 110 119
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 12 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.62% 0.38% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.40% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 17
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £37,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
1824 1492 2073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.12% 93.78% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1208 1775
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
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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
Wilmslow - 4 £46,750 -
Crewe - 2 £45,500 -
Warrington -16 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £31,000 -
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Product Management
3 7 (43.75%) SaaS
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Document Management
4 6 (37.50%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (37.50%) Time Management
4 6 (37.50%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) MS Project
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 1 (6.25%) Sass
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) JIRA
8 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
8 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Project
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Sass
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Product Management
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Document Management
4 6 (37.50%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) ERP
4 6 (37.50%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 24 days ago