The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 67 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.43% 1.94% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 2.06% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 18
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
Software Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
656 486 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.85% 94.19% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 549 372 553
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) HNC
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) MVC

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) CMMI
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP