The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 211 198 213
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 36 49 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.81% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.83% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 12
Average salary £56,250 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,420 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
5515 5870 5210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.49% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4993 4429
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 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 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
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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
Bristol +1 17 £52,500 +10.52%
Gloucestershire -2 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Dorset +3 5 £70,000 +40.00%
Devon 0 2 £61,250 +44.79%
Somerset -5 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Wiltshire -5 2 £45,000 - 4
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 45 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) Project Management
3 34 (41.98%) Security Cleared
4 29 (35.80%) Finance
5 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 26 (32.10%) Degree
7 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
7 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
8 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
9 19 (23.46%) Java
10 16 (19.75%) Resource Management
11 15 (18.52%) Banking
11 15 (18.52%) Oracle
11 15 (18.52%) SDLC
12 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
12 12 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
12 12 (14.81%) C++
12 12 (14.81%) QA
13 10 (12.35%) Legal
13 10 (12.35%) Linux
13 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
13 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
14 9 (11.11%) Coaching
14 9 (11.11%) Unix
14 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 9 (11.11%) SQL
14 9 (11.11%) Scrum
14 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
15 8 (9.88%) Asset Management
15 8 (9.88%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) IaaS
2 3 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) Big Data
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
1 5 (6.17%) JBehave
1 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.17%) JMeter
1 5 (6.17%) LoadRunner
1 5 (6.17%) Selenium
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
3 15 (18.52%) Banking
4 10 (12.35%) Legal
5 3 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) HTML
2 6 (7.41%) XML
3 5 (6.17%) .NET
4 3 (3.70%) CSS
4 3 (3.70%) J2EE
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle ADF
4 3 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (8.64%) Digital Media
4 6 (7.41%) Internet of Things
5 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.70%) Cybercrime
8 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.47%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Linux
2 9 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) Project Management
3 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
4 16 (19.75%) Resource Management
5 15 (18.52%) SDLC
6 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
8 9 (11.11%) Coaching
8 9 (11.11%) Scrum
8 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.88%) Asset Management
9 8 (9.88%) ITIL
9 8 (9.88%) Product Management
9 8 (9.88%) Software Asset Management
9 8 (9.88%) Software Licensing
10 7 (8.64%) Business Development
10 7 (8.64%) TDD
11 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
11 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) Java
2 12 (14.81%) C++
3 9 (11.11%) SQL
4 8 (9.88%) Python
5 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.94%) C
7 3 (3.70%) C#
7 3 (3.70%) Clojure
7 3 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (41.98%) Security Cleared
2 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (32.10%) Degree
4 5 (6.17%) ISEB
5 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.94%) PMP
6 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) Oracle
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.88%) Citrix
3 8 (9.88%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) SAP
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