The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 18 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 44 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.79% 3.83% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.41% 3.84% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 12 1
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Development Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford 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
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
328 391 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.35% 99.74% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 304 321 211
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 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Development Manager Salary Trend in Bedford

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in Bedford

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 55 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 38 (66.67%) Coaching
3 37 (64.91%) MS Excel
3 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
4 31 (54.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (50.88%) C#
5 29 (50.88%) .NET
6 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 24 (42.11%) People Management
7 22 (38.60%) Scrum
8 20 (35.09%) Mentoring
9 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
9 17 (29.82%) Oracle
10 15 (26.32%) MVC
10 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (24.56%) WCF
11 14 (24.56%) Silverlight
11 14 (24.56%) Ajax
11 14 (24.56%) Spring
11 14 (24.56%) Matrix Management
11 14 (24.56%) jQuery
11 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (24.56%) Waterfall
11 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
11 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
11 14 (24.56%) J2EE
11 14 (24.56%) HTML
11 14 (24.56%) Java

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 37 (64.91%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2000
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
1 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) .NET
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (24.56%) Silverlight
4 14 (24.56%) HTML
4 14 (24.56%) jQuery
4 14 (24.56%) CSS
4 14 (24.56%) J2EE
4 14 (24.56%) Spring
4 14 (24.56%) Ajax
4 14 (24.56%) WCF
5 13 (22.81%) .NET Framework
5 13 (22.81%) LINQ
5 13 (22.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (8.77%) WPF
7 5 (8.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 38 (66.67%) Coaching
3 31 (54.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (42.11%) People Management
5 22 (38.60%) Scrum
6 20 (35.09%) Mentoring
7 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
8 15 (26.32%) MVC
9 14 (24.56%) Waterfall
9 14 (24.56%) Matrix Management
10 5 (8.77%) OOD
10 5 (8.77%) TDD
11 3 (5.26%) Kanban
12 2 (3.51%) Data Migration
12 2 (3.51%) Data Cleansing
12 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
12 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
12 2 (3.51%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) C#
2 14 (24.56%) Java
2 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) Oracle