The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 129 124 142
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 5 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 1.06% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.11% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 1
Average salary £65,000 £78,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% +26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.30% +15.00%
Software Development Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1797 2338 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.31% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1602 1697
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Development Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Development Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Software Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Software Development Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Development Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Software Development 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft