The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Software Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 211 238 226
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 26 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 13
Median salary £65,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% +17.50%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
Software Development Manager
England

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5117 5816 6095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.60% 97.01% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4337 4906 5009
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Software Development Manager in the job title.

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +32 12 £65,000 +13.04%
Wiltshire +11 5 £63,750 +27.50%
Devon +8 5 £70,000 +16.66%
Gloucestershire 0 4 £55,000 -15.38%
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
Software Development Manager
England

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Software Development Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Telecoms
3 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
4 17 (41.46%) Unix
4 17 (41.46%) Digital Media
4 17 (41.46%) OpenStack
5 14 (34.15%) SDLC
6 11 (26.83%) Open Source
6 11 (26.83%) Linux
7 10 (24.39%) Java
8 9 (21.95%) QA
9 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (19.51%) DevOps
9 8 (19.51%) C++
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) TDD
11 5 (12.20%) C#
11 5 (12.20%) Scrum
11 5 (12.20%) Project Management
11 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
12 4 (9.76%) ISO 9001
12 4 (9.76%) Finance
12 4 (9.76%) ISO 14001
12 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
13 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
13 3 (7.32%) Coaching
13 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
14 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (41.46%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
1 1 (2.44%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) AccuRev
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (46.34%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) Node.js
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) e-Health
2 1 (2.44%) Health Informatics
2 1 (2.44%) Informatics
2 1 (2.44%) LIMS
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Unix
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
3 14 (34.15%) SDLC
4 11 (26.83%) Open Source
5 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.51%) DevOps
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.88%) Kanban
10 2 (4.88%) Line Management
10 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) C++
3 5 (12.20%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) ISO 14001
2 4 (9.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.44%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Google
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.44%) SAP