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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 221 185 206
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 11 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.68% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 26
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.32%
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
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Staffordshire +6 7 £57,500 -17.85%
Birmingham -42 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Solihull +14 1 £64,000 +50.58%
Warwickshire +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Scrum
3 16 (41.03%) C#
3 16 (41.03%) .NET
4 14 (35.90%) Project Management
5 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
6 9 (23.08%) SDLC
7 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
7 8 (20.51%) Degree
7 8 (20.51%) TDD
7 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (12.82%) jQuery
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.82%) Coaching
9 5 (12.82%) Web Services
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) MVC
9 5 (12.82%) Web Development
10 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.26%) Service Management
10 4 (10.26%) Retail
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
10 4 (10.26%) DevOps

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 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Ant
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.82%) jQuery
5 5 (12.82%) Web Services
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
6 4 (10.26%) LINQ
7 3 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.13%) J2EE
8 2 (5.13%) JSON
8 2 (5.13%) Spring
8 2 (5.13%) WCF
9 1 (2.56%) CSS3
9 1 (2.56%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Scrum
3 14 (35.90%) Project Management
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
5 8 (20.51%) TDD
5 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Coaching
7 5 (12.82%) MVC
7 5 (12.82%) Web Development
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) DevOps
8 4 (10.26%) Line Management
8 4 (10.26%) Service Management
9 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
9 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.69%) Release Management
9 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Delphi
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Canon
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
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