Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £59,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Manager
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 121 131
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 3 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.27% 0.062% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.064% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Bedfordshire median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £45,700 £57,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £73,900 £62,500 £54,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.09% -0.91% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 1062 1551 1936
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 95.62% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1358 1720
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Software Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Bedfordshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Bedfordshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Bedfordshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £75,000 - 1
Dunstable - 1 £59,000 - 1
Luton - 1 £45,000 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft