The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 174 151 134
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 11 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.15% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.16% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 27
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £41,850 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -3.00%
Software Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3588 2503 2697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.58% 95.64% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2759 1938 2208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 17 (41.46%) .NET
4 16 (39.02%) C#
5 15 (36.59%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) Finance
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
8 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
9 5 (12.20%) DSDM
9 5 (12.20%) ITSM
9 5 (12.20%) Service Management
10 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
10 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
10 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
10 4 (9.76%) Migration
10 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.76%) CRM
10 4 (9.76%) MS Project
10 4 (9.76%) MS Office
11 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
11 3 (7.32%) LAMP
11 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (7.32%) Open Source
11 3 (7.32%) DevOps
11 3 (7.32%) Coaching

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) WinCC
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Project
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Czech Language
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.32%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) SCADA
3 1 (2.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Project Management
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Scrum
3 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
4 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.20%) DSDM
5 5 (12.20%) Service Management
5 5 (12.20%) ITSM
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) CRM
6 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Coaching
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) TickIT
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle