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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 83 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 1.62% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.67% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £58,750 £46,500
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
938 660 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.61% 96.92% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 822 586 692
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough -5 1 £35,000 -46.15%
Leicester -11 1 £45,000 -12.19%
Software Manager
East Midlands

Software Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (71.43%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001