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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 173 175 186
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 60 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.09% 0.82% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.84% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 46
Median salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
5310 4988 5553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.86% 97.08% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4204 4210 4900
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 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 -4 25 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Warwickshire +22 21 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Staffordshire -4 8 £73,750 +22.91%
Coventry -2 3 £55,000 +10.00%
West Bromwich +2 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Solihull - 1 £57,500 - 1
Walsall - 1 £72,500 -
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 21 (25.30%) Asset Management
1 21 (25.30%) C#
1 21 (25.30%) .NET
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.10%) Software Asset Management
3 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.48%) Project Management
4 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.66%) QA
5 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
5 13 (15.66%) Software Licensing
6 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
7 11 (13.25%) SQL
7 11 (13.25%) Finance
7 11 (13.25%) Scrum
7 11 (13.25%) Line Management
8 10 (12.05%) Service Management
9 9 (10.84%) MVC
9 9 (10.84%) VB.NET
9 9 (10.84%) Web Development
9 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.64%) LINQ
10 8 (9.64%) jQuery
10 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
10 8 (9.64%) CRM
10 8 (9.64%) Entity Framework
10 8 (9.64%) Data Quality
11 7 (8.43%) Virtual Team Management
11 7 (8.43%) Virtual Team

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.82%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) SSL
2 2 (2.41%) DSL
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.02%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Ant
4 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) Maven
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 2 (2.41%) Automotive
3 2 (2.41%) Games
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.30%) .NET
2 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
4 8 (9.64%) Entity Framework
4 8 (9.64%) jQuery
4 8 (9.64%) LINQ
5 7 (8.43%) HTML
6 6 (7.23%) WCF
6 6 (7.23%) Web Services
6 6 (7.23%) XML
7 5 (6.02%) CSS
8 1 (1.20%) Ajax
8 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.20%) CSS3
8 1 (1.20%) J2EE
8 1 (1.20%) JSON
8 1 (1.20%) Node.js
8 1 (1.20%) Spring
8 1 (1.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Virtual Team
2 6 (7.23%) iPad
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) PMI
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) CMDB
5 2 (2.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Android
1 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.20%) Linux
1 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.20%) Windows
1 1 (1.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) Asset Management
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.10%) Software Asset Management
3 17 (20.48%) Project Management
4 13 (15.66%) Software Licensing
5 11 (13.25%) Line Management
5 11 (13.25%) Scrum
6 10 (12.05%) Service Management
7 9 (10.84%) MVC
7 9 (10.84%) Web Development
8 8 (9.64%) CRM
9 7 (8.43%) Coaching
9 7 (8.43%) Virtual Team Management
10 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.23%) SDLC
10 6 (7.23%) Software Architecture
10 6 (7.23%) Software Delivery
10 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.23%) Web Application Development
11 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) C#
2 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.25%) SQL
4 9 (10.84%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.82%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) Java
7 2 (2.41%) C
8 1 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) VB
8 1 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) APMP
4 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) QA
2 8 (9.64%) Data Quality
3 6 (7.23%) SLA
4 1 (1.20%) MISRA
4 1 (1.20%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) Citrix
2 7 (8.43%) IBM
2 7 (8.43%) Symantec
2 7 (8.43%) VMware
3 4 (4.82%) LANDesk
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe
6 1 (1.20%) Canon
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £50k - 57k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago