The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 141 144 148
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 22 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.53% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.55% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 5
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,250 £46,450
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £47,750 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3452 3075 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.41% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2020 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Software 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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -14 15 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Glasgow -13 4 £45,000 - 2
Stirling - 1 £55,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £31,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £65,000 -
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Degree
3 13 (27.66%) Marketing
4 12 (25.53%) C#
5 11 (23.40%) Project Management
5 11 (23.40%) Product Management
5 11 (23.40%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (19.15%) Change Management
7 8 (17.02%) Finance
7 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.89%) BDD
8 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.77%) .NET
10 5 (10.64%) MS Project
10 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.38%) OO
12 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
12 3 (6.38%) MVC
12 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
12 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
12 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
12 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (4.26%) Legal
13 2 (4.26%) Resource Management
13 2 (4.26%) QA
13 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
13 2 (4.26%) Service Management
13 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Project
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) DB2
1 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) Selenium
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.13%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.13%) FogBugz
General
1 13 (27.66%) Marketing
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Project Management
2 11 (23.40%) Product Management
3 9 (19.15%) Change Management
4 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.89%) BDD
5 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) OO
7 3 (6.38%) MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.26%) OOD
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) C#
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Sybase
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