Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 23 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 68 68
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.52% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Ipswich median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +9.09%
Suffolk median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 375 543 654
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.17% 99.82% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 355 462 573
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,920
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Ipswich

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Ipswich

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 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 Ipswich region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) People Management

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft