The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 28 July 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 93 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.82% 1.04% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.08% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 5
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £47,500 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1298 1204 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.51% 96.01% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1067 831
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Wales

Software Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -10 9 £46,250 -11.90% 2
Mid Wales - 2 - - 1
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) Firmware
3 5 (21.74%) RFID
3 5 (21.74%) Electronics
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) QA
3 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
3 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
3 5 (21.74%) Build Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) Ant
5 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) UNIX
5 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Advertising

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Ant
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Electronics
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.70%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Django
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Firmware
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) OO
1 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
1 5 (21.74%) Build Automation
1 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Scrum
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) IEC 61508
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Facebook
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago