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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 144 136 145
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 16 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.52% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 9
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £42,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £47,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
3505 2870 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.76% 94.53% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 1884 2036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 13 £47,500 +3.26% 3
Glasgow - 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 28 August 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 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Degree
3 13 (31.71%) Marketing
4 11 (26.83%) Product Management
4 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (21.95%) Project Management
5 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
6 8 (19.51%) Finance
7 7 (17.07%) C#
7 7 (17.07%) BDD
7 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 6 (14.63%) Change Management
8 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.32%) Perl
10 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.32%) .NET
10 3 (7.32%) MS Project
10 3 (7.32%) OO
10 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
10 3 (7.32%) QA
10 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.88%) System Testing
11 2 (4.88%) Selenium
11 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
11 2 (4.88%) FogBugz
11 2 (4.88%) Ruby
11 2 (4.88%) Fiddler

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (7.32%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) DB2
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
1 2 (4.88%) FogBugz
1 2 (4.88%) Fiddler
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 13 (31.71%) Marketing
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Product Management
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
4 7 (17.07%) BDD
4 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.63%) Change Management
5 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.88%) System Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) C#
2 3 (7.32%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) Ruby
3 2 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) C++
3 2 (4.88%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Sybase
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