Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £54,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 110 95
Rank change year-on-year +29 -15 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.96% 0.34% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.35% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 17
Leicestershire median annual salary £54,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.36% +22.22% -25.00%
10th Percentile £46,000 £39,500 £43,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,500 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 921 1439 1320
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.98% 98.56% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1230 1069
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,500 £40,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.52% +5.84% -0.39%
10th Percentile £24,100 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Leicestershire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Leicestershire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +31 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Software Manager
East Midlands

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

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 Leicestershire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
6 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB6