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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 164 134 164
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 35 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 1.41% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.47% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 28
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
3554 3067 3807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.87% 95.96% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2565 3287
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Altrincham - 2 £52,500 -
Bolton - 2 £62,500 -
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Coaching
3 14 (28.57%) QA
4 12 (24.49%) People Management
4 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (24.49%) Line Management
5 11 (22.45%) Performance Management
5 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.41%) iPad
7 9 (18.37%) .NET
8 8 (16.33%) C#
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.24%) MVC
9 6 (12.24%) Finance
9 6 (12.24%) Logistics
9 6 (12.24%) Time Management
9 6 (12.24%) Presales
10 5 (10.20%) Product Management
10 5 (10.20%) Project Management
11 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
12 3 (6.12%) SDLC
12 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (6.12%) BPMN
12 3 (6.12%) Competitor Analysis
12 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
12 3 (6.12%) Requirements Management
12 3 (6.12%) UML
12 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
12 3 (6.12%) Web Services
12 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) iPad
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.04%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Coaching
3 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (24.49%) Line Management
3 12 (24.49%) People Management
4 11 (22.45%) Performance Management
4 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.24%) Logistics
5 6 (12.24%) MVC
5 6 (12.24%) Presales
5 6 (12.24%) Time Management
6 5 (10.20%) Product Management
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.12%) Requirements Management
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C#
2 3 (6.12%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) C
3 2 (4.08%) C++
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Google
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