Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Horsham during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Manager
West Sussex > Horsham
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 50 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 23 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Horsham 6.80% 3.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.89% 3.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 0
Horsham median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% - -
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -26.67% +11.11% +35.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Horsham. 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
Horsham
Permanent vacancies in Horsham with a recognized job title 334 329 176
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.82% 97.92% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 310 313 159
Horsham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,550 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,750
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £43,625 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.88% -3.06% +5.88%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Horsham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Horsham

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Horsham

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Horsham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Horsham over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Horsham

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Software 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 Horsham region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
3 11 (47.83%) ISEB
3 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
5 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) Line Management
5 5 (21.74%) Presales
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Local Government
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) JIRA
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Confluence
7 2 (8.70%) APMP
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
8 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.35%) API Development

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham 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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
3 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Line Management
4 5 (21.74%) Presales
4 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.35%) API Development
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISEB
1 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) APMP
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft