The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 69 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Software Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
606 478 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.54% 98.15% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 523 429 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Bath -9 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Software Manager
South West

Software Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) TickIT
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (50.00%) Node.js
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) TickIT