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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 85 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 11 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.99% 0.52% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.54% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £39,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
1064 1115 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.94% 95.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 956 986 770
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 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
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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 -2 8 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Torfaen - 1 £47,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 -
Software Manager
Wales

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 4 (19.05%) Build Automation
3 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
3 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) QA
3 4 (19.05%) Electronics
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Firmware
3 4 (19.05%) RFID
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (14.29%) Ant
4 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) Django
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Firmware
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
4 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 4 (19.05%) OO
2 4 (19.05%) Build Automation
2 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) SEO
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) RPG
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Facebook
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £55000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 19 days ago