Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 122 158
Rank change year-on-year +2 +36 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.48% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.48% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 1
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,500 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.86% -19.23% +30.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £46,425 £55,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £70,250 £75,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% -19.23% +30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1593 1651 2559
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 98.33% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1443 2143
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Milton Keynes

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Milton Keynes

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Milton Keynes

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) PMP
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
1 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft