Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 121 157
Rank change year-on-year -31 +36 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.087% 0.43% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.45% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Glasgow median annual salary £36,000 £57,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.39% +19.79% -26.15%
10th Percentile £33,000 £56,250 £39,800
90th Percentile £39,000 £59,750 £56,600
Scotland median annual salary £80,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +39.13% +4.55% +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,204 1,791 2,602
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 96.71% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,493 1,082 1,651
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +1.23%
10th Percentile £31,375 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 19 February 2018, Software Development Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft