The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 208 233 255
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 43 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.16% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 3
Average salary £52,500 £54,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,400 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,650 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.65%
Software Development Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6617 6182 7174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.85% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5490 5121 6055
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +14 23 £52,500 -10.25% 1
Manchester +9 14 £49,000 -14.78% 1
Lancashire +4 5 £55,000 +44.73%
Merseyside +12 1 £110,000 +120.00%
Software Development Manager
England

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 66 (77.65%) .NET
2 49 (57.65%) SQL
3 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 33 (38.82%) HTML
6 32 (37.65%) CSS
6 32 (37.65%) Resource Management
7 30 (35.29%) PhoneGap
7 30 (35.29%) User Experience
7 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 29 (34.12%) Objective-C
8 29 (34.12%) HTML5
9 28 (32.94%) Xamarin
9 28 (32.94%) Telerik
9 28 (32.94%) Subversion
9 28 (32.94%) C#
10 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 25 (29.41%) Scrum
12 23 (27.06%) Java
13 21 (24.71%) Degree
14 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
15 18 (21.18%) Windows
16 16 (18.82%) Technical Architecture
17 13 (15.29%) Project Management
18 12 (14.12%) Linux
18 12 (14.12%) C++
18 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
19 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
19 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET
20 9 (10.59%) Line Management

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (32.94%) Subversion
2 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
1 6 (7.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.18%) Banking
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
2 1 (1.18%) Billing
2 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (77.65%) .NET
2 33 (38.82%) HTML
3 32 (37.65%) CSS
4 30 (35.29%) PhoneGap
5 29 (34.12%) HTML5
6 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.88%) jQuery
7 5 (5.88%) Web Services
7 5 (5.88%) WinForms
8 3 (3.53%) J2EE
9 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.18%) Mason
10 1 (1.18%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (1.18%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.18%) MFC
10 1 (1.18%) DHTML
10 1 (1.18%) Spring
10 1 (1.18%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.18%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.29%) User Experience
2 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.18%) Equities
3 1 (1.18%) Informatics
3 1 (1.18%) Life Science
3 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.18%) LIMS
3 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) Resource Management
3 25 (29.41%) Scrum
4 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 16 (18.82%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (15.29%) Project Management
7 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
8 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.59%) Line Management
10 8 (9.41%) MVC
11 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.24%) People Management
11 7 (8.24%) Web Development
12 5 (5.88%) Coaching
13 4 (4.71%) Risk Management
14 3 (3.53%) PRINCE
14 3 (3.53%) Change Management
14 3 (3.53%) ITIL
14 3 (3.53%) Product Management
14 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (57.65%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.12%) Objective-C
4 28 (32.94%) C#
5 23 (27.06%) Java
6 12 (14.12%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.18%) VB
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) VC++
9 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) VCP4
4 1 (1.18%) PMP
4 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.94%) Telerik
2 28 (32.94%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Pega
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