The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Software Development Manager
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 177 179
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.08% +4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4124 3388 3249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.86% 98.12% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 2916 2705
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in Manchester

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Software Development Manager in Manchester

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Manager in Manchester

Software Development Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton 0 2 £65,000 -
Software Development Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Software Development 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 Manchester region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Legal
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 7 (30.43%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Law
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) Line Management
6 4 (17.39%) Coaching
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) QA
7 3 (13.04%) User Experience
8 2 (8.70%) People Management
8 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) iPad

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
2 1 (4.35%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (39.13%) Legal
2 5 (21.74%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) Laravel
4 2 (8.70%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
5 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) LESS
5 1 (4.35%) Symfony
5 1 (4.35%) XHTML
5 1 (4.35%) Yii
5 1 (4.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) SDLC
3 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Coaching
5 4 (17.39%) Line Management
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Zend
3 1 (4.35%) hybris
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
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