The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 47 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 9 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.13% 0.17% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.18% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Software Development Manager
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
410 564 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.93% 96.91% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 350 498 302
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,080 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Leicester

Software Development Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 10 (100.00%) People Management
2 9 (90.00%) SDLC
2 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 9 (90.00%) Retail
2 9 (90.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 9 (90.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 10 (100.00%) People Management
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 9 (90.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript