The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Software Manager
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 61 67
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 15 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.74% 0.89% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 0.91% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 8
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.78% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 395 547 657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.50% 97.85% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 367 511 614
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,002
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk that featured Software Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Suffolk

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Software Manager in Suffolk

Software Manager
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +14 15 £52,500 -12.50%
Software Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Suffolk region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) SDLC
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Project Management
3 13 (76.47%) SharePoint
3 13 (76.47%) Document Management
3 13 (76.47%) Business Analysis
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (76.47%) Degree
3 13 (76.47%) HL7
3 13 (76.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 13 (76.47%) Presales
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 2 (11.76%) QA
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) DSDM
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Finance
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Billing
5 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) V-Model

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 13 (76.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) SDLC
2 13 (76.47%) Business Analysis
2 13 (76.47%) Document Management
2 13 (76.47%) Presales
2 13 (76.47%) Project Management
2 13 (76.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) V-Model
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) HL7
2 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle