The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 89 93
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.33% 0.11% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.12% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.93% +9.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 592 852 1094
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.18% 94.35% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 456 768 931
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Software Manager in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Dunstable - 1 £35,000 -
Luton - 1 £45,000 -
Software Manager
East of England

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
1 2 (66.67%) Facilities Management
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Facilities Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001