Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 129 147
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 17 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.74% 0.42% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +21.05% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,125 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £61,250 £63,300
Scotland median annual salary £58,750 £57,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year +2.17% +7.48% +12.63%

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 2210 2068 2495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.41% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1146 1613
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Workflow
6 6 (35.29%) Atlassian
6 6 (35.29%) JIRA
6 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) SOA
6 6 (35.29%) Service Management
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
8 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Product Management
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Change Management
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
10 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) Release Management

Software 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) HTML5
1 6 (35.29%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Workflow
6 6 (35.29%) Service Management
6 6 (35.29%) SOA
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
8 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
9 3 (17.65%) Change Management
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (17.65%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) Product Management
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
10 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Atlassian
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft