The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 92 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.80% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.40% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £58,250 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
Software Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1079 989 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.00% 95.65% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 921 845 976
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,350 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Chippenham - 6 £50,000 -
Swindon +3 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Trowbridge - 1 £32,500 -
Software Manager
South West

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (33.33%) POSIX
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MBA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Trapeze