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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 88 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.02% 0.83% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.86% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £61,250 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £54,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
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
935 811 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.41% 95.98% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 766 680 707
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 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 27 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
(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 -8 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Software Manager
South West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 (53.33%) Electronics
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) DTV
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) InstallShield
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) MVC

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) People Management
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft