The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 82 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.82% 0.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -4.76%
Software Development Manager
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1060 1079 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.28% 95.91% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 956 958 779
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in South Wales

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cardiff -7 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Torfaen - 1 £47,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 -
Software Development Manager
Wales

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Advertising
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Firmware
4 2 (16.67%) RFID
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) RPG
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (16.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Django
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) RPG
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter