The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 84 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.75% 1.91% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.95% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 2
Average salary £60,000 £38,750 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% -36.73%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Software Manager
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
775 717 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.12% 97.68% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 657 597 642
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Oxford

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Kanban
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 4 (30.77%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) CMDB
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Strategic Management
5 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Struts
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (23.08%) Legal
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) IBM

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Ajax
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
1 3 (23.08%) Struts
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) CMDB
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Animation
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Kanban
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
4 3 (23.08%) Metadata Management
4 3 (23.08%) Product Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
4 3 (23.08%) Strategic Management
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle