The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 62 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.76% 0.51% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.51% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 586 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.15% 99.32% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 422 523 478
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stafford - 3 £65,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -3 1 £40,000 -
Software Manager
West Midlands

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Software Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Line Management
4 4 (44.44%) ColdFusion
4 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (33.33%) Business Development
5 3 (33.33%) Coaching
5 3 (33.33%) People Management
5 3 (33.33%) SaaS
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Presales
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Product Management
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 4 (44.44%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Software Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Presales
5 2 (22.22%) Product Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA