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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 90 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 15 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.24% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.29% 0.37%
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 £40,000 £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
1417 1159 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.02% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 731 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -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 £56,500
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 31 July 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 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 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Marketing
3 12 (36.36%) Degree
4 11 (33.33%) Product Management
4 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (27.27%) C#
6 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
7 7 (21.21%) BDD
7 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 7 (21.21%) Change Management
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.06%) Finance
10 2 (6.06%) .NET
10 2 (6.06%) MS Project
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.06%) OO
10 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
10 2 (6.06%) OOD
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
11 1 (3.03%) Python
11 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.03%) Perl
11 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
11 1 (3.03%) MVC
11 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Ruby
11 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (6.06%) MS Project
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) FogBugz
1 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (39.39%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Product Management
3 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.21%) BDD
4 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.21%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.06%) OO
7 2 (6.06%) OOD
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.03%) MVC
8 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Test Management
8 1 (3.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
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