The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Software Development Manager
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.87% 0.95% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.99% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £65,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. 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
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 105 101 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 98.13% 96.19% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 117
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in Bolton

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Software Development Manager in Bolton

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Software Development 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 Bolton region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft