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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 158 176 167
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 25 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.27% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.28% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 21
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £44,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.04% +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
3373 3230 3887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.80% 96.65% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2693 3184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +13 5 £31,500 - 1
Bolton 0 1 - -
Salford - 1 - -
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.97%) .NET
3 29 (43.94%) C#
4 28 (42.42%) Scrum
5 27 (40.91%) MVC
5 27 (40.91%) Mentoring
6 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
7 22 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (30.30%) TDD
9 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
9 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
9 19 (28.79%) OO
9 19 (28.79%) SOA
9 19 (28.79%) Internet
9 19 (28.79%) Project Management
9 19 (28.79%) Coaching
10 18 (27.27%) Machine Learning
10 18 (27.27%) Data Analytics
10 18 (27.27%) Analytics
10 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (27.27%) WCF
10 18 (27.27%) WPF
10 18 (27.27%) NUnit
11 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
13 13 (19.70%) Degree
14 12 (18.18%) PHP
15 10 (15.15%) Finance
15 10 (15.15%) 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 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) JBoss
2 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Project
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.27%) NUnit
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) .NET
2 18 (27.27%) WCF
2 18 (27.27%) WPF
3 7 (10.61%) CSS
3 7 (10.61%) HTML
3 7 (10.61%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.58%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (7.58%) jQuery
4 5 (7.58%) Laravel
4 5 (7.58%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.06%) SOAP
5 4 (6.06%) UDDI
5 4 (6.06%) Web Services
5 4 (6.06%) WSDL
6 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 2 (3.03%) Spring
7 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.15%) iPad
3 9 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) Scrum
3 27 (40.91%) Mentoring
3 27 (40.91%) MVC
4 20 (30.30%) TDD
5 19 (28.79%) Coaching
5 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (28.79%) OO
5 19 (28.79%) Project Management
5 19 (28.79%) SOA
5 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
6 18 (27.27%) Analytics
6 18 (27.27%) Data Analytics
6 18 (27.27%) Machine Learning
7 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.09%) ITIL
9 6 (9.09%) OOD
9 6 (9.09%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) C#
2 12 (18.18%) PHP
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.61%) Ruby
5 7 (10.61%) SQL
6 5 (7.58%) C
6 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) Python
7 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe
3 2 (3.03%) Symantec
3 2 (3.03%) Veritas
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago