The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 55 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.51% - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Software Manager
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 270 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.71% 96.77% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 426 208 293
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,600 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Ipswich

Software Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (77.78%) Java
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
1 14 (77.78%) SOA
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 14 (77.78%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 10 (55.56%) CRM
3 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Electronics
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 3 (16.67%) PMI
7 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
7 3 (16.67%) MS Project

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Project
General
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) SOA
1 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 14 (77.78%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 10 (55.56%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft