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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 208 189 189
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 26 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.68% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.71% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 33
Median salary £49,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
5550 5333 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.56% 95.85% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4414 4402 4403
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 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 August 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 +3 9 £57,500 -17.85%
Birmingham -24 8 £45,000 -14.28%
Coventry +5 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Solihull +18 2 £55,750 +39.37% 1
Warwickshire +2 2 £49,000 +35.17%
Software Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Project Management
3 18 (31.03%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) .NET
5 16 (27.59%) Scrum
6 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
7 11 (18.97%) Degree
7 11 (18.97%) SDLC
8 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.52%) HTML
9 8 (13.79%) TDD
9 8 (13.79%) Line Management
10 7 (12.07%) CSS
11 6 (10.34%) CRM
11 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
11 6 (10.34%) Finance
11 6 (10.34%) Web Development
11 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (8.62%) jQuery
12 5 (8.62%) Change Management
12 5 (8.62%) MVC
12 5 (8.62%) Service Management
12 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (8.62%) SQL
12 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.62%) Web Services
12 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.45%) Automotive
3 2 (3.45%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
3 9 (15.52%) HTML
4 7 (12.07%) CSS
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.62%) jQuery
5 5 (8.62%) Web Services
6 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.90%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.90%) LINQ
6 4 (6.90%) XML
7 3 (5.17%) JSON
8 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.45%) CSS3
8 2 (3.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.45%) J2EE
8 2 (3.45%) REST
8 2 (3.45%) Spring
8 2 (3.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.45%) iPad
3 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 2 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Android
1 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Project Management
3 16 (27.59%) Scrum
4 11 (18.97%) SDLC
5 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
6 8 (13.79%) Line Management
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
7 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) CRM
7 6 (10.34%) Web Development
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
8 5 (8.62%) Coaching
8 5 (8.62%) MVC
8 5 (8.62%) Service Management
9 4 (6.90%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (6.90%) DevOps
9 4 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) C#
2 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.62%) SQL
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) C
7 1 (1.72%) Delphi
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.45%) QA
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.72%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.72%) MISRA
2 1 (1.72%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix
3 2 (3.45%) Symantec
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Canon
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Interserve plc
Posted: 20 days ago