The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Software Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 210 197 204
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 16 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.45% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.46% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 26
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+3.60% +5.71%
Software Development Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5285 4953 5514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.87% 97.16% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 4166 4866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -10 9 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Coventry -3 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Staffordshire -8 2 £75,000 +25.00%
Solihull - 2 £57,500 -
Software Development Manager
England

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Software Development 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 West Midlands region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) C#
3 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
5 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 12 (38.71%) SQL
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) MVC
8 10 (32.26%) VB.NET
8 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (29.03%) LINQ
9 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
9 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
10 8 (25.81%) Project Management
11 7 (22.58%) SSL
11 7 (22.58%) Web Services
11 7 (22.58%) XML
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (22.58%) jQuery
11 7 (22.58%) WCF
11 7 (22.58%) iPad
11 7 (22.58%) Software Architecture
11 7 (22.58%) Web Application Development
12 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (19.35%) Coaching
12 6 (19.35%) SDLC
12 6 (19.35%) HTML
13 5 (16.13%) TDD

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Games
1 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
4 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
4 9 (29.03%) LINQ
5 7 (22.58%) jQuery
5 7 (22.58%) WCF
5 7 (22.58%) Web Services
5 7 (22.58%) XML
6 6 (19.35%) HTML
7 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) Node.js
8 1 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) MVC
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) Software Architecture
5 7 (22.58%) Web Application Development
6 6 (19.35%) Coaching
6 6 (19.35%) SDLC
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.90%) People Management
8 4 (12.90%) Web Development
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.68%) DevOps
9 3 (9.68%) UML
10 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.45%) OO
10 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Canon
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