The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 43 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 12 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.93% 0.18% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 0.19% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software 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
395 536 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.34% 97.81% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 320 473 315
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £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 Leicester

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Leicester

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Leicester

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Open Source
2 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (66.67%) People Management
2 12 (66.67%) PHP
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (61.11%) Web Development
3 11 (61.11%) VB
3 11 (61.11%) SDLC
3 11 (61.11%) Retail
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Telerik
6 1 (5.56%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.56%) Behat
6 1 (5.56%) Finance
6 1 (5.56%) LAMP
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) QA
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.56%) Behat
General
1 11 (61.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Open Source
2 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (66.67%) People Management
3 11 (61.11%) SDLC
3 11 (61.11%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PHP
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Telerik