The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 233 227 215
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 23 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.52% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.54% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 49
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Software 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
6179 6460 7154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.74% 96.58% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 5371 5938
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Software 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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester -9 13 £51,000 +7.36% 7
Cheshire +30 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Lancashire +11 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software 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 Manager in the job title.

1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
3 16 (26.67%) MVC
4 15 (25.00%) Project Management
5 14 (23.33%) .NET
6 13 (21.67%) PRINCE2
7 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.00%) SDLC
8 11 (18.33%) Finance
8 11 (18.33%) Degree
9 10 (16.67%) C#
9 10 (16.67%) Java
10 9 (15.00%) SaaS
10 9 (15.00%) iPad
10 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
10 9 (15.00%) Marketing
11 8 (13.33%) WCF
11 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.33%) HTML
11 8 (13.33%) MS Project
11 8 (13.33%) CSS
11 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 8 (13.33%) Product Management
11 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
11 8 (13.33%) Software Delivery
12 7 (11.67%) Laravel
12 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (11.67%) PHP

Software 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 4 (6.67%) CMS
1 4 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.33%) JBoss
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.33%) MS Project
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) SaaS
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
1 3 (5.00%) NUnit
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Marketing
3 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) CSS
2 8 (13.33%) HTML
2 8 (13.33%) WCF
3 7 (11.67%) CodeIgniter
3 7 (11.67%) Laravel
3 7 (11.67%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) XML
5 5 (8.33%) Ajax
5 5 (8.33%) jQuery
5 5 (8.33%) JSON
6 4 (6.67%) XSLT
7 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.00%) WPF
8 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.33%) J2EE
8 2 (3.33%) SOAP
8 2 (3.33%) Spring
8 2 (3.33%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) iPad
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) MVC
3 15 (25.00%) Project Management
4 13 (21.67%) PRINCE2
5 12 (20.00%) SDLC
6 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.33%) Product Management
7 8 (13.33%) Software Delivery
7 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.00%) ITIL
9 6 (10.00%) Scrum
10 5 (8.33%) Coaching
10 5 (8.33%) Process Management
10 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) SOA
11 4 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) C#
1 10 (16.67%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) PHP
4 6 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) RPG
5 1 (1.67%) VB
5 1 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Planview
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe
3 1 (1.67%) Symantec
3 1 (1.67%) Veritas
3 1 (1.67%) VMware
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