The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 168 152 147
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.028% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
Software Development Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3419 2933 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.24% 94.43% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2162 1901 2068
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -17 1 £47,500 +1.06%
Software Development Manager
UK

Software Development Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware