The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 218 191 204
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 13 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 14
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £40,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £51,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.38% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5860 4943 5362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.56% 95.02% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4877 4267 4737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Development Manager
England

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 1 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Devon -10 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Bristol -6 4 £40,750 -34.80%
Dorset - 4 £70,000 - 1
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (35.71%) Web Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) Aerospace
4 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) IEC 61508
6 5 (17.86%) DO-178B
6 5 (17.86%) Digital Media
6 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.86%) CMMI
6 5 (17.86%) UML
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) Java
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (10.71%) Degree
8 3 (10.71%) Avionics
8 3 (10.71%) Finance
9 2 (7.14%) WSDL

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Avionics
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (7.14%) WSDL
4 2 (7.14%) XHTML
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) XSL
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Digital Media
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) CMMI
3 5 (17.86%) UML
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) IEC 61508
1 5 (17.86%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + Profit Share
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £54k+ car allow' + bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £50k + car allow + bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago