Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Software Manager
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 127 148
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.79% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.84% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £58,750 £72,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.97% +41.46% +13.89%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,000 £43,125
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,250 £56,875
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +3.60% +23.33%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2382 2385 2708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.47% 94.34% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1478 1698
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% +4.94%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Edinburgh

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Edinburgh

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Edinburgh

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Edinburgh region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum

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

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
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