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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 74 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.13% 1.32% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 1.41% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 9
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +76.92%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
699 497 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.61% 93.77% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 598 416 533
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) CMMI
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) CMMI
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP