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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 233 228 224
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 19 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.33% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 12
Average salary £65,000 £42,550 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.76% -22.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,250 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £63,250 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
5516 5711 5293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.46% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4613 4858 4507
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol +2 13 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Dorset +7 5 £70,000 +75.00%
Devon 0 1 £57,500 +35.93%
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) QA
2 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (28.13%) Coaching
4 8 (25.00%) Product Management
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
5 7 (21.88%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) Unix
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
7 5 (15.63%) C++
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle
8 4 (12.50%) ERP
8 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.50%) Kanban
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 3 (9.38%) People Management
9 3 (9.38%) Change Control
9 3 (9.38%) Line Management
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.38%) JIRA
9 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (6.25%) Information Security
10 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Home Automation
3 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (28.13%) Coaching
4 8 (25.00%) Product Management
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) ERP
7 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Change Control
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) People Management
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.25%) MVC
9 2 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
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