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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
England / South West
Rank 175 203 190
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 52 36 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 0.64% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.66% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 46
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+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
4791 5428 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.65% 97.24% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 4617 5042
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,294 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 +8 25 £50,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -11 16 £50,000 -9.09%
Devon +2 7 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Wiltshire +26 3 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 63 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) Project Management
3 31 (32.63%) Finance
4 28 (29.47%) Waterfall
5 24 (25.26%) .NET
6 20 (21.05%) Degree
7 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 19 (20.00%) SDLC
8 18 (18.95%) PRINCE2
9 17 (17.89%) C#
9 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
10 16 (16.84%) Software Delivery
11 15 (15.79%) Scrum
12 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
12 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
12 14 (14.74%) People Management
13 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
14 12 (12.63%) Product Management
14 12 (12.63%) Line Management
14 12 (12.63%) Release Management
15 11 (11.58%) Banking
15 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
15 11 (11.58%) Coaching
16 10 (10.53%) Change Control
16 10 (10.53%) CRM
16 10 (10.53%) Marketing
17 9 (9.47%) Integration Testing
17 9 (9.47%) Change Management
17 9 (9.47%) Process Improvement
18 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.11%) Big Data
3 2 (2.11%) GIS
4 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (32.63%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
3 11 (11.58%) Banking
4 10 (10.53%) Marketing
5 7 (7.37%) Electronics
6 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.16%) Automotive
6 3 (3.16%) Games
7 2 (2.11%) Law
7 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.11%) Military
8 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.05%) Publishing
8 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.26%) .NET
2 7 (7.37%) HTML
3 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.32%) CSS
4 5 (5.26%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) HTML5
5 3 (3.16%) jQuery
6 2 (2.11%) REST
6 2 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.11%) XHTML
6 2 (2.11%) XML
7 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.05%) CSS3
7 1 (1.05%) Java EE
7 1 (1.05%) RESTful
7 1 (1.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.11%) SCADA
4 1 (1.05%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.05%) EPoS
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.05%) Statistics
4 1 (1.05%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Android
2 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) Project Management
3 28 (29.47%) Waterfall
4 19 (20.00%) SDLC
5 18 (18.95%) PRINCE2
6 16 (16.84%) Software Delivery
7 15 (15.79%) Scrum
8 14 (14.74%) People Management
8 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
9 12 (12.63%) Line Management
9 12 (12.63%) Product Management
9 12 (12.63%) Release Management
10 11 (11.58%) Coaching
11 10 (10.53%) Change Control
11 10 (10.53%) CRM
12 9 (9.47%) Change Management
12 9 (9.47%) Integration Testing
12 9 (9.47%) Process Improvement
13 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (8.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) C#
2 6 (6.32%) Java
2 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.32%) SQL
3 5 (5.26%) Scala
4 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.05%) PHP
4 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.05%) VB
4 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Degree
2 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.37%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (4.21%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.21%) PMP
6 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) SAP
3 2 (2.11%) Dell
4 1 (1.05%) Apple
4 1 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.05%) Twitter
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