The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Software Development Manager
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.25% 0.38% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.39% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £53,750 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.52% -11.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1125 1266 1188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.90% 97.46% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2445 3056
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,250 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in Glasgow

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Software Development Manager in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Glasgow region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Presales
7 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (8.33%) JIRA
8 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (8.33%) Project Management
8 1 (8.33%) SDLC
8 1 (8.33%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) People Management
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) VMware