Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 17 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 51 60
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.50% 0.93% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.96% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Solihull median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +43.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £58,750 £48,250 £36,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £64,550 £43,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 386 416 508
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 97.20% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 356 369 450
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Solihull

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Solihull

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 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 Solihull region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft