Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Software Development Manager
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 220 247
Rank change year-on-year +34 +27 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 30 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.61% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 40
Leeds median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,625 £41,750
90th Percentile £68,500 £71,875 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4749 5333 6820
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.09% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 4597 5482
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in Leeds

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Software Development Manager in Leeds

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Software Development 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 Leeds region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (40.00%) Project Management
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) SDLC
6 7 (23.33%) Web Development
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) PRINCE
8 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy
9 4 (13.33%) Change Control
9 4 (13.33%) Release Management
9 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
10 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.00%) PHP
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle
10 3 (10.00%) ERP
10 3 (10.00%) Migration
10 3 (10.00%) DevOps
10 3 (10.00%) Line Management
10 3 (10.00%) React
10 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) React
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 10 (33.33%) SDLC
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 5 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Change Control
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com