The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 143 151
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 7 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.22% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
2178 2757 2863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.03% 95.43% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1811 1907
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Software Manager in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 3 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Glasgow +19 1 £57,500 -4.16% 1
West Lothian - 1 £47,500 - 1
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Software Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
5 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Altiris
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Android Development
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Altiris
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
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