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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 72 89 61
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.83% 0.42% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.43% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 13
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,500 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £63,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
700 923 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.36% 96.95% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 595 794 625
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,500 £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 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
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 17 April 2015. 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 +25 6 £47,500 -26.92%
Software Manager
East Midlands

Software Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA