The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 87 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 2.91% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 3.00% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 9
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,000 £35,865
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
923 700 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.95% 97.09% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 792 606 567
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Manager
East Midlands

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -22 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Software Manager
East Midlands

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Smartcard
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) TickIT
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Delphi
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) UML

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smartcard
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Delphi
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) TickIT
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft