The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 209 216 201
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 21 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 9
Average salary £61,250 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £71,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Software Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5170 5466 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.07% 93.09% 93.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3832 3966 3916
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 13 £60,000 +21.21% 2
Slough +1 2 - -
Bracknell -2 1 £47,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £62,500 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Manager in their job title.

1 20 (42.55%) Java
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle
3 13 (27.66%) UNIX
4 12 (25.53%) Project Management
4 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
4 12 (25.53%) QA
5 11 (23.40%) SQL
6 10 (21.28%) Finance
7 9 (19.15%) Scrum
7 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
7 9 (19.15%) Windows
7 9 (19.15%) Linux
8 8 (17.02%) XML
8 8 (17.02%) VMware
8 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.89%) System Testing
9 7 (14.89%) SaaS
9 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.89%) .NET
9 7 (14.89%) C#
9 7 (14.89%) SOA
10 6 (12.77%) JBoss
10 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
10 6 (12.77%) Python
10 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.77%) J2EE
10 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
10 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
10 6 (12.77%) WebLogic Portal

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
1 6 (12.77%) JBoss
1 6 (12.77%) WebLogic Portal
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) SaaS
2 4 (8.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SMTP
1 4 (8.51%) FTP
1 4 (8.51%) IMAP
2 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
1 6 (12.77%) Subversion
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.77%) Hudson
2 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) PROIV
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 6 (12.77%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) XML
2 7 (14.89%) .NET
3 6 (12.77%) J2EE
4 4 (8.51%) JMS
4 4 (8.51%) SAML
4 4 (8.51%) OpenID
4 4 (8.51%) OAuth2
5 3 (6.38%) Ajax
6 2 (4.26%) WCF
6 2 (4.26%) WPF
6 2 (4.26%) HTML5
6 2 (4.26%) HTML
6 2 (4.26%) WinForms
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.26%) STL
7 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) UNIX
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Project Management
3 9 (19.15%) Scrum
4 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.89%) System Testing
5 7 (14.89%) SOA
6 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.77%) Logistics
6 6 (12.77%) DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.51%) CRM
8 4 (8.51%) Software Delivery
8 4 (8.51%) Line Management
9 3 (6.38%) Coaching
9 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.38%) ITIL
9 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.77%) Python
4 6 (12.77%) Jython
4 6 (12.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 5 (10.64%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) PMP
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Google
4 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
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