The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 171 174 191
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 18 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.081% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.086% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 2
Average salary £49,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.78% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Software Development Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3809 3493 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 94.84% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3044 3675
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bolton - 11 £49,000 - 1
Stockport - 2 £53,750 -
Software Development Manager
North West

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (78.13%) .NET
3 20 (62.50%) C#
3 20 (62.50%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) Scrum
4 18 (56.25%) Degree
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
5 15 (46.88%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (40.63%) Java
7 11 (34.38%) C++
7 11 (34.38%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
11 4 (12.50%) Web Development
11 4 (12.50%) WinForms
11 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
12 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (9.38%) SaaS
12 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
12 3 (9.38%) Web Services
12 3 (9.38%) ITIL
12 3 (9.38%) SLA
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
12 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (6.25%) PRINCE

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) WinForms
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) PhoneGap
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Informatics
1 1 (3.13%) Life Science
1 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) LIMS
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Scrum
3 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
3 15 (46.88%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (25.00%) MVC
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
9 1 (3.13%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
9 1 (3.13%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.25%) Telerik
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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