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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 91 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.53% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
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
1206 1325 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.66% 95.67% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 820 840 884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Coaching
6 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) SAP
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (20.00%) Electronics
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Network Design
7 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) Network Design
6 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Line Management
8 1 (6.67%) SOA
8 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
8 1 (6.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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