The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 105 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £46,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +3.38%
Software Development Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1387 1409 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.91% 95.98% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 903 928 743
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Software Development Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA