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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 199 199 190
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 23 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.51% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.54% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 23
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,250 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
5478 5517 5169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.11% 93.27% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3838 4048 4296
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 +3 8 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Maidenhead - 8 £65,000 -
Newbury +5 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Bracknell - 2 £47,500 - 2
Slough -13 1 £47,500 -33.33%
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.99%) Project Management
3 19 (27.54%) .NET
4 15 (21.74%) C#
5 14 (20.29%) Java
6 13 (18.84%) Oracle
7 12 (17.39%) VMware
7 12 (17.39%) Asset Management
7 12 (17.39%) CMDB
7 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 12 (17.39%) Software Asset Management
8 11 (15.94%) Scrum
8 11 (15.94%) Logistics
9 10 (14.49%) C++
9 10 (14.49%) UNIX
9 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
10 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.04%) QA
11 8 (11.59%) J2EE
11 8 (11.59%) XML
11 8 (11.59%) Linux
11 8 (11.59%) SOA
11 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
11 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
11 8 (11.59%) DevOps
12 7 (10.14%) HTML
12 7 (10.14%) WebLogic
12 7 (10.14%) JBoss

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 7 (10.14%) JBoss
1 7 (10.14%) WebLogic
1 7 (10.14%) WebLogic Portal
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.80%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) Hudson
2 7 (10.14%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) .NET
2 8 (11.59%) J2EE
2 8 (11.59%) XML
3 7 (10.14%) HTML
4 6 (8.70%) WCF
4 6 (8.70%) WPF
4 6 (8.70%) HTML5
4 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.45%) WinForms
5 1 (1.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.45%) STL
5 1 (1.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.45%) Spring
5 1 (1.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) CMDB
2 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.90%) DTV
3 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) UNIX
2 8 (11.59%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.99%) Project Management
3 12 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 12 (17.39%) Software Asset Management
4 11 (15.94%) Scrum
4 11 (15.94%) Logistics
5 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 8 (11.59%) DevOps
6 8 (11.59%) SOA
7 7 (10.14%) Product Management
7 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.25%) ITIL
8 5 (7.25%) ERP
8 5 (7.25%) B2B
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.80%) Line Management
9 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.80%) Time Management
10 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) C#
2 14 (20.29%) Java
3 10 (14.49%) C++
4 7 (10.14%) Python
4 7 (10.14%) Jython
4 7 (10.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (5.80%) SQL
5 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.45%) VC++
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 12 (17.39%) VMware
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.70%) SAP
5 5 (7.25%) F5
6 4 (5.80%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
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