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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 214 190 241
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 15 64 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.91% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.94% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 57 12
Average salary £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £61,700
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
5382 6806 6379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.04% 96.58% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4503 5759 5348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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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
Manchester +1 11 £60,000 +22.44% 3
Cheshire -4 4 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
5 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (29.73%) Resource Management
5 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (27.03%) C#
7 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
8 6 (16.22%) Change Management
9 5 (13.51%) CAD
9 5 (13.51%) Autodesk
9 5 (13.51%) CSS
9 5 (13.51%) Data Management
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) Business Development
10 4 (10.81%) jQuery
10 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
10 4 (10.81%) OO
10 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.81%) HTML
10 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
11 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (8.11%) MS Project
11 3 (8.11%) BPR
11 3 (8.11%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) jQuery
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.11%) WCF
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.70%) LINQ
6 1 (2.70%) React
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) Web Services
6 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Informatics
2 1 (2.70%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Resource Management
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Change Management
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Business Development
4 5 (13.51%) CAD
4 5 (13.51%) Data Management
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) OO
5 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.11%) BPR
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Project Governance
6 3 (8.11%) SOA
6 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Autodesk
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