The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 130 133 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 10 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 0.26% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.27% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 11
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £51,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £68,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Software 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
2256 2198 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.63% 94.25% 92.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1606 1736 1675
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Northgate
5 1 (7.69%) Civica
5 1 (7.69%) Capita
5 1 (7.69%) Orchard
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) SaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) TETRA
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) IIS

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.69%) Northgate
1 1 (7.69%) Civica
1 1 (7.69%) Capita
1 1 (7.69%) Orchard
Reading, Berkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 23 days ago