The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 88 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.95% 0.54% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.56% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
902 889 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.45% 96.42% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 752 733 728
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram 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 5 August 2015. 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
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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 -3 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Gloucester - 1 £62,500 -
Software Manager
South West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) Electronics
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) DTV
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) InstallShield
3 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) InstallShield
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Electronics
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft