The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 91 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 13 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 1.15% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.21% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 6
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -18.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,600 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,050 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Software 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
1438 1161 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.93% 95.09% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 946 725 810
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 Edinburgh

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Marketing
2 13 (43.33%) Degree
3 11 (36.67%) Product Management
3 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
9 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.67%) Perl
9 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) Python
9 2 (6.67%) OOD
9 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Finance
9 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
9 2 (6.67%) Fiddler
9 2 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
9 2 (6.67%) JIRA
9 2 (6.67%) QA
9 2 (6.67%) Selenium
9 2 (6.67%) Ruby

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (6.67%) Fiddler
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) FogBugz
General
1 13 (43.33%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Product Management
3 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) OOD
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) Perl
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago