The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 196 154 138
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 13 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.50% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.53% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 36
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Software 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
4811 3399 3628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 2675 3021
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software 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 Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Leeds -20 11 £46,000 -3.15%
Bradford -4 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Software Manager
Yorkshire

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 20 (43.48%) Project Management
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (39.13%) .NET
4 17 (36.96%) C#
5 15 (32.61%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) Finance
7 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
8 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
8 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.87%) DSDM
9 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.87%) MS Project
9 5 (10.87%) MS Office
9 5 (10.87%) ITSM
9 5 (10.87%) Service Management
10 4 (8.70%) Migration
10 4 (8.70%) CRM
10 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
10 4 (8.70%) Open Source
10 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
11 3 (6.52%) Degree
11 3 (6.52%) LAMP
11 3 (6.52%) DevOps

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) WinCC
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Project
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Czech Language
4 1 (2.17%) German Language
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.52%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) WCF
4 1 (2.17%) GStreamer
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Open Source
2 2 (4.35%) SCADA
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) MPEG
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) STB
3 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) UNIX
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Project Management
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Scrum
3 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
4 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.87%) DSDM
5 5 (10.87%) Service Management
5 5 (10.87%) ITSM
6 4 (8.70%) CRM
6 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) C#
2 2 (4.35%) C++
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) TickIT
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle