The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 168 166 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 31 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.66% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.69% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 10
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Software Development Manager
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4636 4049 3857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.14% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 3176 3244
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
Leeds +1 23 £53,500 +4.90%
Wakefield - 5 £37,500 -
Bradford -5 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Software Development Manager
Yorkshire

Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) .NET
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (16.67%) Finance
4 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (14.29%) Open Source
5 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.29%) CRM
5 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (14.29%) C#
6 5 (11.90%) C
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) Web Development
6 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (11.90%) Android
6 5 (11.90%) Coaching
6 5 (11.90%) People Management
6 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.52%) HTML
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle
8 3 (7.14%) VB
8 3 (7.14%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) LAMP
4 3 (7.14%) WCF
5 2 (4.76%) Java EE
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.29%) Open Source
3 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
1 5 (11.90%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 6 (14.29%) CRM
2 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.90%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) Scrum
3 5 (11.90%) Web Development
3 5 (11.90%) Coaching
3 5 (11.90%) People Management
4 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.14%) MVC
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.14%) DevOps
5 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.76%) Release Management
5 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) C
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) VB
5 3 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle