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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 183 176 172
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.097% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £46,250 £46,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.53% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £53,200 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -4.76%
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
3895 3797 3613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 94.71% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 3317 3175
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
4 2 (16.67%) DSDM
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Advertising
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) RUP
3 2 (16.67%) DSDM
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + OAckage
Posted: 4 days ago