The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Software Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 217 242 247
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 20 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.27% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.28% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 7
Median salary £46,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,700 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
5723 6375 6815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.75% 96.84% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4797 5193 5471
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Software Development Manager in the job title.

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 26 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Lancashire +21 8 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cheshire +33 6 £47,500 -17.39%
Manchester -6 3 £72,500 +38.09% 3
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Software Development 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 North West region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) .NET
2 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
3 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.09%) Project Management
5 14 (31.82%) SDLC
6 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
7 11 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 11 (25.00%) Java
7 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (22.73%) Finance
8 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
9 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
9 9 (20.45%) Web Services
9 9 (20.45%) XML
9 9 (20.45%) C#
10 8 (18.18%) HTML
10 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.18%) CSS
10 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
11 7 (15.91%) jQuery
11 7 (15.91%) SQL
12 6 (13.64%) MVC
13 5 (11.36%) CMS
13 5 (11.36%) Scrum
13 5 (11.36%) J2EE
13 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
13 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (11.36%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Project
2 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Extranet
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) XML
3 8 (18.18%) CSS
3 8 (18.18%) HTML
4 7 (15.91%) jQuery
5 5 (11.36%) Ajax
5 5 (11.36%) J2EE
5 5 (11.36%) JSON
5 5 (11.36%) WCF
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.09%) SOAP
6 4 (9.09%) UDDI
6 4 (9.09%) WSDL
6 4 (9.09%) XSLT
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.55%) Middleware
7 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Project Management
3 14 (31.82%) SDLC
4 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
5 11 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
8 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 6 (13.64%) MVC
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.09%) Analytics
11 4 (9.09%) B2C
11 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 4 (9.09%) OOD
11 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
11 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 4 (9.09%) SOA
12 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) RPG
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
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