The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 63 75 71
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.36% 0.76% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.79% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £65,000 £51,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.82% +52.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,750 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £53,750 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 763 691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.93% 96.83% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 463 613 582
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in Coventry

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Software Development Manager in Coventry

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Manager in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Manager in Coventry

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Coventry region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT