The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 117 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 8 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.41% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.43% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 28
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £43,750 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
North West

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Wilmslow - 5 £45,000 - 1
Macclesfield +9 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Crewe - 1 £31,000 -
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) SaaS
3 6 (50.00%) Document Management
3 6 (50.00%) Product Management
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (41.67%) Competitive Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Time Management
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) MS Project
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (8.33%) iPhone
7 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (8.33%) Sass
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Android Development
7 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (8.33%) Automotive
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Document Management
2 6 (50.00%) Product Management
3 5 (41.67%) Competitive Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
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Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago