The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 47 74 97
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 25 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.53% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £32,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
Software Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 694 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.05% 99.28% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 587 551 709
Average salary £41,543 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.85% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Leicester - 12 £42,500 -
Lutterworth - 12 £70,000 -
Loughborough +3 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Software Manager
East Midlands

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (45.16%) ITIL
1 14 (45.16%) Remedy
1 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
1 14 (45.16%) CMDB
2 13 (41.94%) ITIL V3
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
3 12 (38.71%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (38.71%) Line Management
3 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (35.48%) Release Management
5 7 (22.58%) QA
6 4 (12.90%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) iPad
8 2 (6.45%) Marketing
8 2 (6.45%) Presales
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Electronics
8 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
9 1 (3.23%) Finance
9 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.23%) MVC
9 1 (3.23%) Programme Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Electronics
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) CMDB
2 3 (9.68%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 13 (41.94%) ITIL V3
3 12 (38.71%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (38.71%) Line Management
3 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
3 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
4 11 (35.48%) Release Management
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Presales
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Product Management
8 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Remedy
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) SAP