The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 81 71 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.57% 0.97% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.01% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 7
Average salary £55,000 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
841 794 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.57% 95.78% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 683 736 1150
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
South West

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Gloucestershire region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -7 4 £55,000 +41.02%
Software Manager
South West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) Aerospace
3 8 (53.33%) UML
3 8 (53.33%) DO-178B
4 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
4 7 (46.67%) IEC 61508
4 7 (46.67%) CMMI
4 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Electronics
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
7 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (6.67%) Advertising
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) SysML
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (6.67%) PVCS
General
1 11 (73.33%) Aerospace
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Electronics
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) VxWorks
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) UML
3 7 (46.67%) CMMI
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) SysML
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) DO-178B
2 7 (46.67%) IEC 61508
3 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft