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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Manager
England / South West
Rank 191 237 228
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 38 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 17
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £42,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £78,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%

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
4886 5578 5737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 97.21% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4058 4650 4856
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,294 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +20 30 £63,750 +10.86%
Gloucestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £57,500 -
Devon 0 1 £57,500 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 52 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) .NET
3 23 (38.33%) Project Management
3 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
3 23 (38.33%) Finance
4 19 (31.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (30.00%) Banking
6 16 (26.67%) DevOps
7 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (23.33%) Big Data
9 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (18.33%) Line Management
10 11 (18.33%) People Management
10 11 (18.33%) Java
11 10 (16.67%) HTML
11 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 9 (15.00%) C#
13 8 (13.33%) TDD
13 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 8 (13.33%) SQL
13 8 (13.33%) CSS
14 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
14 7 (11.67%) MVC
14 7 (11.67%) Functional Programming
14 7 (11.67%) Software Delivery
14 7 (11.67%) QA
15 6 (10.00%) Degree
15 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (8.33%) OO
16 5 (8.33%) SAP

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 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) Big Data
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) GIS
5 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
1 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
2 18 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Electronics
3 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.33%) Marketing
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) HTML
3 8 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (6.67%) HTML5
4 4 (6.67%) Web Services
5 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.00%) WPF
6 2 (3.33%) Java EE
6 2 (3.33%) jQuery
6 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.67%) CSS3
7 1 (1.67%) REST
7 1 (1.67%) RESTful
7 1 (1.67%) SOAP
7 1 (1.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Android
1 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.33%) Project Management
3 19 (31.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (26.67%) DevOps
5 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.33%) Line Management
6 11 (18.33%) People Management
7 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 8 (13.33%) TDD
9 7 (11.67%) Functional Programming
9 7 (11.67%) MVC
9 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (11.67%) Software Delivery
10 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.33%) BDD
11 5 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (8.33%) Information Management
11 5 (8.33%) OO
11 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) C#
3 8 (13.33%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.33%) Scala
5 3 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Apple
3 1 (1.67%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter