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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 187 179 201
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 30 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.80% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.86% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 19
Average salary £65,000 £51,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,750 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
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
4834 5445 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.96% 92.81% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 3788 3989
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 -1 13 £58,000 +16.00% 2
Newbury - 11 £70,000 - 1
Bracknell +20 3 £60,000 -40.00% 1
Maidenhead +12 1 - -
Hungerford -3 1 £50,500 -6.48%
Slough -5 1 £50,000 +16.27%
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
3 15 (29.41%) Project Management
3 15 (29.41%) QA
4 14 (27.45%) Degree
5 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
6 12 (23.53%) SQL
6 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
8 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
8 10 (19.61%) SaaS
8 10 (19.61%) Scrum
9 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 9 (17.65%) Linux
10 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
10 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.69%) Spring
11 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
11 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
11 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (13.73%) ISEB
11 7 (13.73%) SAP
11 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.73%) J2EE
11 7 (13.73%) Software Delivery
12 6 (11.76%) Oracle
12 6 (11.76%) JavaScript

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (5.88%) JBoss
1 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.88%) GlassFish
1 3 (5.88%) WildFly
2 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.92%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) SaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.92%) SSL
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) PROIV
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.76%) Electronics
3 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.76%) Advertising
4 5 (9.80%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Spring
2 7 (13.73%) J2EE
3 6 (11.76%) Ajax
4 3 (5.88%) JSF
4 3 (5.88%) JTA
4 3 (5.88%) Java EE
4 3 (5.88%) JPA
4 3 (5.88%) .NET
4 3 (5.88%) EJB
4 3 (5.88%) JMS
4 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.96%) HTML
6 1 (1.96%) WinForms
6 1 (1.96%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.96%) REST
6 1 (1.96%) Kafka
6 1 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) DTV
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Project Management
3 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
4 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
6 7 (13.73%) Software Delivery
7 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.84%) Use Case
8 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) ERP
9 3 (5.88%) Kanban
10 2 (3.92%) Line Management
10 2 (3.92%) Coaching
10 2 (3.92%) SDLC
10 2 (3.92%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.92%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 12 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) ISEB
2 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) SAP
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Websense
4 2 (3.92%) Northgate
4 2 (3.92%) Civica
4 2 (3.92%) Capita
4 2 (3.92%) Orchard
5 1 (1.96%) Symantec
West Berkshire near Newbury
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £50,000 + Car Allowance (£5,781) + Bonus potential + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago