The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 222 212 210
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 14 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.22% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 25
Average salary £46,500 £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £55,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 - 6 £42,300 -
Bristol -2 4 £50,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire -11 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Wiltshire -9 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Dorset -23 1 £62,500 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 9 (34.62%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) People Management
5 7 (26.92%) User Experience
5 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Open Source
5 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Alfresco
5 7 (26.92%) QA
5 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) C
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) Change Management
5 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) C++
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (26.92%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) POSIX
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.69%) MFC
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.85%) Doctrine
6 1 (3.85%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
1 7 (26.92%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) People Management
5 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) Change Management
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) UML
7 4 (15.38%) MVC
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.54%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) OOD
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.69%) Information Management
10 1 (3.85%) DevOps
10 1 (3.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) C
4 5 (19.23%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PMP
2 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
2 4 (15.38%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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