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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 204 203 191
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 11 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.36% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.38% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 23
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +8.91%

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
4756 5039 4851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.42% 96.55% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4205 4253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Coventry +8 2 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Solihull -7 2 £57,500 +8.49%
Staffordshire +2 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 8 (38.10%) MVC
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (33.33%) LINQ
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 6 (28.57%) iPad
6 6 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) SSL
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (28.57%) WCF
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) People Management
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) CSS

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 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) LINQ
5 6 (28.57%) WCF
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (4.76%) Node.js
9 1 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Online Games
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (19.05%) People Management
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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