The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 99 93 94
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.24% 0.66% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.69% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 813 1021 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.10% 96.23% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 669 668 805
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Gloucestershire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Gloucestershire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Gloucestershire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -1 1 £47,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £62,500 -
Software Manager
South West

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Release Management
5 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (31.82%) Software Delivery
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) SDLC
7 5 (22.73%) Coaching
7 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 5 (22.73%) Performance Management
8 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Software Deployment
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (18.18%) Test Management
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 4 (18.18%) MVC
9 3 (13.64%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
10 2 (9.09%) REST
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
10 2 (9.09%) Line Management
10 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Release Management
3 7 (31.82%) Software Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Coaching
5 5 (22.73%) Performance Management
5 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Software Deployment
6 4 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter