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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 99 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.93% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.97% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 3
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1281 1447 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.89% 96.21% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 772 928 644
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,069
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 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 27 March 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) ITSM
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) International Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PVCS
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Python

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PVCS
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (10.00%) FogBugz
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) International Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
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