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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 29 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 14 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.49% 3.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.49% 3.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
187 210 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 100.00% 93.33% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 173 193 128
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Stockport

Software Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 14 (66.67%) MS Project
2 14 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (33.33%) Ruby
3 7 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) PHP
5 5 (23.81%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) OOD
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) Line Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 14 (66.67%) MS Project
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 14 (66.67%) Project Management
2 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) OOD
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Ruby
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft