The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 73 98 95
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 13 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.39% 0.77% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.79% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.54% +4.76%  

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 905 1258 1107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.69% 96.99% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 520 801 732
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Glasgow

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Glasgow

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Glasgow region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 3 (23.08%) Presales
6 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (7.69%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.69%) QA
8 1 (7.69%) Selenium
8 1 (7.69%) Drupal
8 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 3 (23.08%) Presales
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Product Management
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) VMware