Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 20 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 140 133
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 6 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.40% 1.12% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.15% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 11
Gloucestershire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £43,125 £46,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £71,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1461 2180 1986
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.36% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1818 1618
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,675
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +14 4 £61,000 +28.42% 1
Gloucester +14 1 £60,000 -11.11%
Software Manager
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 22301
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISMP
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 22301
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley