The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 18 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 72 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 1 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.15% 0.62% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.64% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Average salary £50,000 £62,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +7.82%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
636 469 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.78% 97.51% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 552 395 559
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Merseyside

Software Manager
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 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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Software Manager
North West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) Trend Micro
1 1 (33.33%) VTSP
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Meru Networks
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VTSP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) Trend Micro
1 1 (33.33%) Meru Networks
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec