Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 169 168
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 21 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.67% 0.21% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.22% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 21
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,000 £78,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.67% +31.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £62,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% -6.52% +6.98%

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 3009 2754 3287
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.57% 97.35% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2486 2225 2683
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,000
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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 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
Oxford +3 17 £42,000 -44.00% 1
Abingdon - 3 £65,000 - 1
Software Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) PRINCE2
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Migration
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) SAP
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) JIRA
6 5 (23.81%) Local Government
6 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Couchbase
6 5 (23.81%) React
6 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Line Management
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Text Mining
8 3 (14.29%) Lucene
8 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence

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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Couchbase
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 3 (14.29%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Local Government
2 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) React
3 3 (14.29%) Kafka
3 3 (14.29%) Lucene
3 3 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) PRINCE2
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Migration
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
6 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) Line Management
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Information Retrieval
8 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
8 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft