The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
Rank 148 171 145
Rank change year-on-year +23 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 10 5 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% 0.15% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.16% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 38
Median salary £61,250 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.54% +4.76%  

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 2499 3190 3621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.70% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 2616 2918
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Leeds

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
5 3 (18.75%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) C
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) ITSM
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MBA
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago