The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 52 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.31% 1.14% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 1.22% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
Software Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
295 245 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 90.49% 93.16% 90.55%
Number of salaries quoted 229 154 137
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Solihull

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory