The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 203 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 17 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 12
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
5349 5222 5236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.40% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4458 4332 4448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 2 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Birmingham -3 7 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Warwickshire -3 2 £50,000 -
Coventry -12 2 £55,000 -2.22%
Staffordshire - 2 £72,500 - 1
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Software Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 10 (37.04%) SDLC
7 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 8 (29.63%) Project Management
9 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.93%) Line Management
10 6 (22.22%) HTML5
10 6 (22.22%) jQuery
10 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
12 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
12 4 (14.81%) IIS
12 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
13 3 (11.11%) Windows
13 3 (11.11%) CSS
13 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
13 3 (11.11%) MVC
13 3 (11.11%) Kerberos
13 3 (11.11%) CRM
13 3 (11.11%) SharePoint

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) CMake
3 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (22.22%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
7 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.70%) Spring
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.70%) Qt
7 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile Games
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) SDLC
4 8 (29.63%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Line Management
6 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) MVC
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) People Management
8 3 (11.11%) Time Management
8 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (7.41%) Game Development
9 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.70%) OOP
10 1 (3.70%) OO
10 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.41%) VC++
7 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) MCAD
2 1 (3.70%) MCSD
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
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