The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 92 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 15 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.42% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.48% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £38,800 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,150 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1413 1147 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 96.14% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 937 728 774
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Marketing
3 12 (37.50%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) Product Management
4 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (28.13%) C#
6 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (21.88%) Change Management
7 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
7 7 (21.88%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.25%) .NET
10 2 (6.25%) MS Project
10 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
11 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.13%) Perl
11 1 (3.13%) Python
11 1 (3.13%) MVC
11 1 (3.13%) Finance
11 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
11 1 (3.13%) Retail
11 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Ruby
11 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.13%) JIRA
11 1 (3.13%) QA
11 1 (3.13%) Selenium
11 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
11 1 (3.13%) Compatibility Testing

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.13%) FogBugz
General
1 13 (40.63%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Product Management
3 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.88%) BDD
4 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Test Management
7 1 (3.13%) System Testing
7 1 (3.13%) MVC
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago