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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 245 235 243
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 16 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 8
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
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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 +3 8 £52,500 +12.90% 2
Cheshire -6 8 £56,250 +60.71% 2
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) MVC
7 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) SLA
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) Line Management
10 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.09%) Coaching
10 2 (9.09%) People Management
10 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (9.09%) QA
10 2 (9.09%) jQuery
10 2 (9.09%) Product Management
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) WinForms
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
5 1 (4.55%) LINQ
5 1 (4.55%) DHTML
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) LIMS
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) People Management
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.09%) Product Management
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) RUP
8 1 (4.55%) DSDM
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Progress
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