Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £61,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 19 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 88 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.85% 0.84% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.86% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Cheltenham median annual salary £61,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.42% +18.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £42,375 £40,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £74,100 £52,500 £63,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 464 815 644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.51% 97.96% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 398 700 532
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,525 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.89%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Cheltenham

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Cheltenham

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Cheltenham

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cheltenham region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CISMP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISMP
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley