The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 102 130
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 35 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.93% 0.89% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.91% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 8
Median salary £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £70,000 £69,750
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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1767 1532 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.30% 97.08% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1332 1650
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Bristol

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Bristol

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Bristol

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 54 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) Software Engineering
3 31 (44.29%) Project Management
4 22 (31.43%) Functional Programming
5 20 (28.57%) Finance
6 18 (25.71%) Scrum
6 18 (25.71%) Telecoms
6 18 (25.71%) SDLC
6 18 (25.71%) Waterfall
7 16 (22.86%) Process Improvement
8 15 (21.43%) Java
8 15 (21.43%) Change Control
8 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
8 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 14 (20.00%) Clojure
9 14 (20.00%) Disruptive Innovation
9 14 (20.00%) CRM
10 13 (18.57%) .NET
11 12 (17.14%) TDD
11 12 (17.14%) Electronics
11 12 (17.14%) Change Management
11 12 (17.14%) Integration Testing
12 11 (15.71%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (15.71%) Programme Management
12 11 (15.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 11 (15.71%) Marketing
12 11 (15.71%) Microservices
12 11 (15.71%) Kafka
12 11 (15.71%) AngularJS

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) CMS
1 3 (4.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 18 (25.71%) Telecoms
3 12 (17.14%) Electronics
4 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
4 11 (15.71%) Marketing
5 7 (10.00%) Banking
6 3 (4.29%) Games
7 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.43%) Advertising
8 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
2 11 (15.71%) Kafka
3 5 (7.14%) HTML
4 3 (4.29%) CSS
4 3 (4.29%) WPF
5 2 (2.86%) HTML5
5 2 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) Software Engineering
3 31 (44.29%) Project Management
4 22 (31.43%) Functional Programming
5 18 (25.71%) Scrum
5 18 (25.71%) SDLC
5 18 (25.71%) Waterfall
6 16 (22.86%) Process Improvement
7 15 (21.43%) Change Control
7 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (20.00%) CRM
8 14 (20.00%) Disruptive Innovation
9 12 (17.14%) Change Management
9 12 (17.14%) Integration Testing
9 12 (17.14%) TDD
10 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.71%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (15.71%) Microservices
10 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
10 11 (15.71%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) Java
2 14 (20.00%) Clojure
3 9 (12.86%) C#
3 9 (12.86%) SQL
4 8 (11.43%) Scala
5 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.14%) VBScript
6 4 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.29%) PMP
3 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) TickIT
2 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) SAP
2 3 (4.29%) CA
2 3 (4.29%) Lotus
3 2 (2.86%) Snow
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
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