The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 212 175 193
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 25 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.84% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.87% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 32
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £67,000 £55,450
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.76%
Software 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
5528 5180 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.87% 96.43% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4331 4553
Median salary £39,500 £38,396 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software 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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham -28 11 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Staffordshire +2 6 £60,750 -13.21%
Warwickshire +1 5 £43,000 +22.85%
Coventry -1 3 - -
Solihull +10 1 - - 1
West Bromwich +4 1 £55,000 +7.31%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Software 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 Manager in the job title.

1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Project Management
3 17 (25.76%) .NET
4 16 (24.24%) C#
4 16 (24.24%) Scrum
5 13 (19.70%) Degree
6 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (16.67%) SDLC
7 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 9 (13.64%) Service Management
8 9 (13.64%) Asset Management
8 9 (13.64%) Line Management
8 9 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
9 8 (12.12%) TDD
9 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
9 8 (12.12%) CRM
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.61%) HTML
10 7 (10.61%) Finance
10 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
10 7 (10.61%) QA
10 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
11 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (9.09%) Virtual Team
11 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
12 5 (7.58%) SQL
12 5 (7.58%) Citrix
12 5 (7.58%) CSS
12 5 (7.58%) Web Services

Software 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 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) Ant
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.03%) Automotive
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) .NET
2 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.61%) HTML
4 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.58%) CSS
4 5 (7.58%) jQuery
4 5 (7.58%) Web Services
5 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.06%) Entity Framework
5 4 (6.06%) LINQ
6 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 2 (3.03%) Spring
6 2 (3.03%) WCF
6 2 (3.03%) XML
7 1 (1.52%) Ajax
7 1 (1.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) iPad
4 2 (3.03%) NHS
4 2 (3.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Project Management
3 16 (24.24%) Scrum
4 11 (16.67%) SDLC
5 9 (13.64%) Asset Management
5 9 (13.64%) Line Management
5 9 (13.64%) Service Management
5 9 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
6 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.12%) CRM
6 8 (12.12%) TDD
7 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.58%) Change Management
9 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (7.58%) ITSM
9 5 (7.58%) MVC
9 5 (7.58%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (7.58%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) C#
2 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 5 (7.58%) SQL
5 4 (6.06%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) C
7 1 (1.52%) Delphi
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.58%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.52%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.52%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.52%) MISRA
3 1 (1.52%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Citrix
2 5 (7.58%) Symantec
2 5 (7.58%) VMware
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.52%) Canon
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago