The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Software Manager
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 145 150
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 16 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.64% 0.75% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.77% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 31
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.78% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2436 2863 3235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.88% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2371 2562
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Software Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 June 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 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) SDLC
3 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) IT Strategy
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) Project Management
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
5 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
5 9 (34.62%) PRINCE
5 9 (34.62%) Web Development
6 8 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
8 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
8 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
8 3 (11.54%) Android
8 3 (11.54%) QA
8 3 (11.54%) ITSM
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (7.69%) C
9 2 (7.69%) Java
9 2 (7.69%) Release Management
9 2 (7.69%) SCCM
9 2 (7.69%) Asset Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) SDLC
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) IT Strategy
3 10 (38.46%) Project Management
4 9 (34.62%) PRINCE
4 9 (34.62%) Web Development
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) ITSM
7 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
7 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.69%) Coaching
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Release Management
8 2 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.85%) People Management
9 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.69%) C
3 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
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