Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 20 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 90 66
Rank change year-on-year +30 -24 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 5 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.90% 0.36% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.37% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 17
Leicester median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £43,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £70,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £54,250 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% +22.22% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 549 819 813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 98.67% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 507 744 685
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.11% +1.90% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,650 £25,325 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £56,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +5.19% -0.77%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Leicester

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Leicester

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicester region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL