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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 240 230 230
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 13 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 8
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,500 £47,450
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £68,000 £79,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.85%
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
5470 5800 5938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.54% 97.04% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4631 4913 4973
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Gloucestershire -8 6 £60,000 -2.04% 2
Bristol 0 4 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Wiltshire +6 3 £67,500 +22.72%
Devon +9 1 £37,500 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
3 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (27.03%) Unix
4 10 (27.03%) Java
4 10 (27.03%) Digital Media
4 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
5 9 (24.32%) SDLC
5 9 (24.32%) .NET
6 8 (21.62%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) C#
7 7 (18.92%) Linux
8 6 (16.22%) Open Source
9 5 (13.51%) DevOps
9 5 (13.51%) Scrum
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) QA
10 4 (10.81%) TDD
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) C++
10 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.11%) Line Management
11 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
11 3 (8.11%) HTML
11 3 (8.11%) SQL
11 3 (8.11%) Finance
11 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
11 3 (8.11%) ISO 14001
11 3 (8.11%) MVC
11 3 (8.11%) Degree

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 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.70%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) HTML5
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) e-Health
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Health Informatics
3 1 (2.70%) Informatics
3 1 (2.70%) LIMS
3 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Unix
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
3 9 (24.32%) SDLC
4 8 (21.62%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Open Source
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.11%) Kanban
8 3 (8.11%) Line Management
8 3 (8.11%) MVC
9 2 (5.41%) BDD
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.41%) People Management
9 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 14001
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.70%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Apple
1 1 (2.70%) Google
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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