The median annual salary for a Software Development Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 169 171
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 14 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.42% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 20
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

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 3808 3325 3633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.04% 97.48% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 2765 2976
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 - 2 £62,500 -
Software Development Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Coaching
3 12 (38.71%) Line Management
3 12 (38.71%) QA
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (35.48%) People Management
5 10 (32.26%) iPad
5 10 (32.26%) Performance Management
6 9 (29.03%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) .NET
7 8 (25.81%) MVC
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) Legal
10 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
10 5 (16.13%) SDLC
11 4 (12.90%) Project Management
11 4 (12.90%) Web Services
11 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (9.68%) Law
12 3 (9.68%) SQL
12 3 (9.68%) OO
12 3 (9.68%) HTML
12 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (9.68%) Scrum
12 3 (9.68%) Finance
12 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 3 (9.68%) DevOps
13 2 (6.45%) User Experience
13 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
13 2 (6.45%) CSS

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 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (3.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) Laravel
5 1 (3.23%) LESS
5 1 (3.23%) WCF
5 1 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Coaching
3 12 (38.71%) Line Management
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (35.48%) People Management
5 10 (32.26%) Performance Management
6 8 (25.81%) MVC
7 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.90%) Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) DevOps
9 3 (9.68%) OO
9 3 (9.68%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.45%) ITIL
10 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (6.45%) TDD
10 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
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