Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Technical Manager
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 105 105
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 8 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.64% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.57% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £65,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +48.57% +5.42%
South West median annual salary £52,500 £51,660 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.63% +21.55% -8.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1,210 1,220 1,224
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.52% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,043 1,039
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,025 £24,000 £24,992
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Somerset

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in Somerset

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in Somerset

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Bath -14 8 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Technical Manager
South West

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Technical 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 Somerset region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) PMO
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft