The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 39 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.11% 1.19% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.27% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Software Manager
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 236 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 96.67% 93.65% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 158 179 198
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Stockport

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Telerik
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Retail

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Telerik
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) SAP