The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 202 199 169
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 22 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.47% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.48% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 45
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5538 5184 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.40% 96.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4668 4573 4653
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Manager
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +10 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Dorset -9 5 £52,500 +23.52%
Bristol -12 2 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Devon - 2 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 16 (45.71%) Aerospace
2 15 (42.86%) Scrum
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 12 (34.29%) DO-178B
3 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
4 11 (31.43%) CMMI
4 11 (31.43%) UML
4 11 (31.43%) Digital Media
4 11 (31.43%) IEC 61508
5 9 (25.71%) Degree
6 8 (22.86%) Project Management
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
8 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) Avionics
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.43%) MS Project
10 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.43%) C#
10 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
11 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.57%) Finance
12 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (5.71%) MVC
12 2 (5.71%) Process Management
12 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
12 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
12 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (5.71%) SOA
12 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.71%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Project
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 16 (45.71%) Aerospace
2 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Avionics
4 3 (8.57%) Finance
5 1 (2.86%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 15 (42.86%) Scrum
2 11 (31.43%) UML
2 11 (31.43%) CMMI
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Product Management
5 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Process Management
5 2 (5.71%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Web Development
6 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) DO-178B
2 11 (31.43%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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