Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 209 204
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 33 23 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.66% 0.43% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.43% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 78
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £50,675 £45,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% +20.00%

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 4836 5292 6775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 98.04% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4563 5453
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £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 Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Leeds

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Leeds

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leeds region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) SDLC
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (24.24%) PHP
5 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 7 (21.21%) Java
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) DevOps
6 7 (21.21%) React
7 6 (18.18%) IT Strategy
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE
8 5 (15.15%) Open Source
8 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
9 4 (12.12%) Change Control
9 4 (12.12%) Multimedia
9 4 (12.12%) Scala
9 4 (12.12%) Release Management
10 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
10 3 (9.09%) Migration
10 3 (9.09%) ERP
10 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.09%) JavaScript

Software 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 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) React
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) SDLC
3 11 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.21%) DevOps
5 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 6 (18.18%) IT Strategy
7 5 (15.15%) Open Source
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) Change Control
8 4 (12.12%) Release Management
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) ERP
9 3 (9.09%) Line Management
9 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
10 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
10 2 (6.06%) SOA
10 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) PHP
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.12%) Scala
7 3 (9.09%) Go
7 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) Sophos