Period
to 24 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

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

Software Manager
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 159 163
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 25 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.79% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.42% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 13
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £50,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 3,078 2,601 3,061
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.68% 97.23% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,638 2,152 2,542
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,425 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Oxfordshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Oxfordshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Oxfordshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Oxford -6 14 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Abingdon -17 3 £65,000 - 1
Banbury 0 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Bicester - 1 £40,000 -
Software Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) Migration
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
5 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) Local Government
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) Line Management
7 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 5 (20.00%) Capita
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) RESTful
8 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
8 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (16.00%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
8 4 (16.00%) Big Data
8 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Lucene
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) Code Coverage

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.00%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Local Government
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Lucene
1 4 (16.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (16.00%) RESTful
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (8.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (20.00%) Line Management
6 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Code Coverage
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
7 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (12.00%) Data Science
8 3 (12.00%) Innovative Thinking
8 3 (12.00%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Java 8
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Capita
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft