The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 148 168 170
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 33 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 21
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.09% +5.00%
Software 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
3398 3422 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.64% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 2792 3130
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Software Manager in the job title.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +16 8 £31,500 -37.00%
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 61 (75.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.15%) C#
3 38 (46.91%) .NET
4 33 (40.74%) Scrum
5 29 (35.80%) Mentoring
6 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
7 26 (32.10%) Project Management
8 24 (29.63%) MVC
8 24 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (28.40%) TDD
10 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
11 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
11 20 (24.69%) NUnit
11 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
11 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
12 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (23.46%) Coaching
12 19 (23.46%) Internet
12 19 (23.46%) OO
13 18 (22.22%) SOA
13 18 (22.22%) Machine Learning
13 18 (22.22%) Data Analytics
13 18 (22.22%) Analytics
13 18 (22.22%) WCF
13 18 (22.22%) WPF
14 16 (19.75%) Finance
14 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
15 13 (16.05%) MS Project
15 13 (16.05%) Java

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.23%) Node.js
2 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.94%) SAP Business One
1 4 (4.94%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.23%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.23%) LAN
2 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.23%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) NUnit
2 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.94%) JIRA
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.47%) Selenium
4 2 (2.47%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Games
2 3 (3.70%) Legal
2 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.91%) .NET
2 18 (22.22%) WCF
2 18 (22.22%) WPF
3 10 (12.35%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (8.64%) CSS
4 7 (8.64%) HTML
4 7 (8.64%) Web Services
5 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.41%) jQuery
6 5 (6.17%) XML
7 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.94%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.94%) SOAP
7 4 (4.94%) UDDI
7 4 (4.94%) WSDL
8 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.23%) React
8 1 (1.23%) Spring
8 1 (1.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Informatics
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (75.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.74%) Scrum
3 29 (35.80%) Mentoring
4 26 (32.10%) Project Management
5 24 (29.63%) MVC
6 23 (28.40%) TDD
7 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
8 19 (23.46%) Coaching
8 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (23.46%) OO
9 18 (22.22%) Analytics
9 18 (22.22%) Data Analytics
9 18 (22.22%) Machine Learning
9 18 (22.22%) SOA
10 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
11 13 (16.05%) Risk Management
12 9 (11.11%) OOD
13 8 (9.88%) OOP
14 7 (8.64%) Process Improvement
15 4 (4.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.15%) C#
2 13 (16.05%) Java
3 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.35%) PHP
4 10 (12.35%) Ruby
5 9 (11.11%) SQL
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.17%) C
7 5 (6.17%) C++
7 5 (6.17%) Perl
7 5 (6.17%) Python
8 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.23%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) APMG
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PMP
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Epicor
3 4 (4.94%) IFS
3 4 (4.94%) Infor
3 4 (4.94%) NetSuite
3 4 (4.94%) Sage
3 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Adobe
4 2 (2.47%) Symantec
4 2 (2.47%) Veritas
4 2 (2.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
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