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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 140 133 153
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 27 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 0.63% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.66% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 22
Median salary £52,000 £56,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.96% +29.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,750 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,100 £63,600 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
2725 2861 3682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.58% 95.49% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1802 2415
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow -5 14 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Edinburgh +3 10 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Dundee - 3 £42,500 -
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Project Management
3 13 (33.33%) Finance
4 12 (30.77%) SDLC
5 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
6 8 (20.51%) .NET
7 7 (17.95%) OO
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
8 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 6 (15.38%) Electronics
8 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (15.38%) SAP
8 6 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (15.38%) Marketing
8 6 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (15.38%) Data Structures
8 6 (15.38%) Algorithms
8 6 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.82%) C#
10 4 (10.26%) SQL
10 4 (10.26%) HTML
10 4 (10.26%) Java
10 4 (10.26%) CSS
10 4 (10.26%) Banking
10 4 (10.26%) People Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) Node.js
1 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Modbus
1 1 (2.56%) NFC
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
3 6 (15.38%) Electronics
3 6 (15.38%) Marketing
3 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) CSS
2 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) Ajax
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.69%) JSON
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
4 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) LAMP
5 1 (2.56%) ODBC
5 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Algorithms
1 6 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Android
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) SDLC
4 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.26%) People Management
8 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Line Management
8 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) V-Model
8 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) C#
2 4 (10.26%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) C++
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.38%) SAP
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Altiris
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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