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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 192 178 188
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 24 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.63% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 25
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £80,000
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
4692 5231 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.03% 93.18% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3584 3738 4072
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 £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 10 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Newbury - 7 £70,000 - 1
Bracknell +18 2 £60,000 -40.00%
Slough -8 2 £53,750 -8.89%
Maidenhead +9 1 - - 1
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) Finance
3 15 (32.61%) Degree
4 13 (28.26%) Project Management
4 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
5 12 (26.09%) SQL
6 11 (23.91%) Scrum
6 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
6 11 (23.91%) QA
7 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
7 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.39%) Oracle
8 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.39%) SaaS
8 8 (17.39%) Banking
8 8 (17.39%) Software Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
9 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
9 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (15.22%) ISEB
9 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
9 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.04%) Linux
11 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.87%) HTTPS
11 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
11 5 (10.87%) Ajax

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (2.17%) JBoss
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.35%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) OLAP
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) PROIV
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.39%) Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Advertising
5 3 (6.52%) Electronics
5 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.52%) Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Retail
7 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Ajax
2 4 (8.70%) J2EE
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) EJB
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) MSMQ
4 1 (2.17%) JMS
4 1 (2.17%) JSF
4 1 (2.17%) JTA
4 1 (2.17%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) JPA
4 1 (2.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) DTV
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 11 (23.91%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Use Case
7 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) Release Management
8 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.52%) SDLC
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching
9 2 (4.35%) Software Licensing
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) C++
5 2 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
2 7 (15.22%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Northgate
4 2 (4.35%) Civica
4 2 (4.35%) Capita
4 2 (4.35%) Orchard
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) HP
Newbury
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago