The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 70 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 17 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.59% 0.33% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.35% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +29.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -
Software 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
1033 1159 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.81% 96.42% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1029 821
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Software Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in South Wales

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in South Wales

Software 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 Manager within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 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 14 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Newport - 1 £42,500 -
Software Manager
Wales

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Advertising
4 6 (26.09%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.04%) RPG
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) C#
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) People Management
8 2 (8.70%) Law
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
8 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) Windows
8 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.35%) SEO
9 1 (4.35%) AS400
9 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
9 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.35%) SLA

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Django
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Line Management
3 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) RPG
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago