The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry 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 Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 60 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.13% 1.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 1.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.78% +6.66%  

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 740 671 762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.73% 94.37% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 620 570 632
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £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 Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Coventry

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Time Management
2 7 (70.00%) Disruptive Innovation
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) RAD
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) OpenEdge
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) COBIT
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (10.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 7 (70.00%) Time Management
2 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) RAD
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian