The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 161 144 142
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 12 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.42% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 12
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Software 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
3447 2872 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 94.54% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 1884 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 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
(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 -15 10 £47,500 +1.06% 1
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 18 September 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 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Degree
3 11 (30.56%) Marketing
4 10 (27.78%) Product Management
4 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
6 6 (16.67%) Change Management
6 6 (16.67%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) BDD
7 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) People Management
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Ruby
9 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.33%) QA
9 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.33%) OO
9 3 (8.33%) Python
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.33%) Perl
9 3 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (8.33%) Software Licensing
9 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.56%) System Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Fiddler
10 2 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Mobile App

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Fiddler
1 2 (5.56%) FogBugz
1 2 (5.56%) Bugzilla
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (30.56%) Marketing
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Product Management
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.67%) Change Management
5 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.11%) People Management
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (8.33%) Software Licensing
7 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.56%) System Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) Ruby
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Sybase
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