The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 40 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.04% 0.74% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.76% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -3.00%
Software Manager
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 263 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 97.92% 96.69% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 204 221 172
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (80.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) PMP
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS