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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 88 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 10 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.10% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.17% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £45,000 £54,600
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
1267 1457 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.20% 94.49% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 793 940 620
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 8 (47.06%) Software Delivery
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) MS Access
3 5 (29.41%) ITSM
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (29.41%) SaaS
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) International Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) JIRA
7 1 (5.88%) WPF
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) APMP
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (5.88%) OpenStack

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) PVCS
1 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Delivery
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) ITSM
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) MVVM
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago