The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 163 180 205
Rank change year-on-year +17 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 22 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 0.71% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.75% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 20
Median salary £65,000 £56,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.04% -7.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.54% +4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3163 4668 5083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.07% 94.57% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2572 3813 3770
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Software Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager 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 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Software Manager in Berkshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in Berkshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +10 7 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Reading +41 5 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Newbury -2 1 £48,750 -30.35%
Windsor - 1 £45,000 -
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) Java
3 13 (30.95%) .NET
4 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 11 (26.19%) SDLC
5 11 (26.19%) HTML
6 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.05%) C#
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle
7 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
7 8 (19.05%) Degree
8 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 7 (16.67%) MVC
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) Unix
8 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (16.67%) Perl
8 7 (16.67%) Client/Server
8 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
8 7 (16.67%) CGI
9 6 (14.29%) Finance
9 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.90%) JIRA
10 5 (11.90%) ERP

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.67%) CGI
4 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (9.52%) Ajax
5 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 4 (9.52%) JSON
6 3 (7.14%) Java EE
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.38%) LAMP
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Project Management
3 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 11 (26.19%) SDLC
5 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
5 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
6 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.90%) ERP
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Logistics
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) BDD
9 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.14%) TDD
10 2 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (4.76%) CRM
10 2 (4.76%) Deep Learning
10 2 (4.76%) Marketing Strategy
10 2 (4.76%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) Perl
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMP
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) FedRAMP
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Baan
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Epicor
3 1 (2.38%) Infor
3 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.38%) Symantec
3 1 (2.38%) SYSPRO
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
Bracknell, Berkshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £47,000 per annum + lease car option + pension ++
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 14 days ago