The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 166 172 150
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 23 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.38% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.40% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 21
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3874 3983 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.52% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3446 3313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stockport -4 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Rochdale - 2 £40,500 -
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 17 (50.00%) Project Management
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
4 8 (23.53%) .NET
5 7 (20.59%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) MS Project
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Retail
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Degree
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.76%) OO
9 3 (8.82%) CA
9 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.82%) Change Management
9 3 (8.82%) CA Clarity
9 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Web Development
9 3 (8.82%) Kanban
9 3 (8.82%) QA
9 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
9 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (8.82%) Big Data

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Project
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XSLT
2 1 (2.94%) RESTful
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.94%) Animation
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Telematics
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Project Management
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Kanban
7 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) CA
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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