The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 192 220 226
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 41 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 15
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,150 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Software 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
5096 5667 5930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.29% 97.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4758 4931
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Software Manager in the job title.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the South West region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Software 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 Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Bristol +18 17 £65,000 +10.16% 2
Devon +11 12 £67,500 +28.57%
Wiltshire +12 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Gloucestershire -4 4 £47,500 -9.52%
Somerset -6 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Software 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 Manager in the job title.

1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) Java
3 23 (31.94%) SDLC
4 22 (30.56%) Project Management
5 21 (29.17%) Telecoms
6 19 (26.39%) Linux
6 19 (26.39%) Unix
6 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
6 19 (26.39%) QA
6 19 (26.39%) Open Source
7 18 (25.00%) Degree
8 17 (23.61%) .NET
8 17 (23.61%) Digital Media
9 16 (22.22%) OpenStack
9 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (20.83%) Finance
10 15 (20.83%) DevOps
11 14 (19.44%) C#
11 14 (19.44%) TDD
12 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
12 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
13 11 (15.28%) SQL
14 10 (13.89%) C++
14 10 (13.89%) PRINCE2
14 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
15 9 (12.50%) Business Development
15 9 (12.50%) Scrum
16 8 (11.11%) SaaS
16 8 (11.11%) Windows
16 8 (11.11%) Apache

Software 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 16 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 8 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) AccuRev
1 7 (9.72%) JIRA
1 7 (9.72%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 15 (20.83%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) .NET
2 8 (11.11%) SOAP
3 4 (5.56%) HTML
4 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.17%) CSS
4 3 (4.17%) J2EE
4 3 (4.17%) Middleware
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (1.39%) HTML5
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Digital Media
2 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (4.17%) Cybercrime
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) e-Health
5 1 (1.39%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.39%) Informatics
5 1 (1.39%) LIMS
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Linux
1 19 (26.39%) Unix
2 8 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) SDLC
3 22 (30.56%) Project Management
4 19 (26.39%) Open Source
4 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
5 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.83%) DevOps
7 14 (19.44%) TDD
8 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.89%) PRINCE2
10 9 (12.50%) Business Development
10 9 (12.50%) Scrum
11 7 (9.72%) Coaching
11 7 (9.72%) Contingency Planning
11 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
11 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
12 6 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) Java
2 14 (19.44%) C#
3 11 (15.28%) SQL
4 10 (13.89%) C++
5 6 (8.33%) C
6 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.94%) PMP
5 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.17%) ISEB
6 3 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.39%) QA
2 8 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 7 (9.72%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.39%) HL7
4 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.39%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) SAP
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Google
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
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