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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 50 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.06% 3.16% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 3.17% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.47%
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
274 284 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.16% 99.65% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 241 256 270
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Performance Management
2 18 (94.74%) Coaching
3 16 (84.21%) .NET
4 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (68.42%) Scrum
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
5 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
6 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
6 10 (52.63%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) Matrix Management
7 7 (36.84%) People Management
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) HTML
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) Ajax
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (21.05%) Silverlight
9 4 (21.05%) LINQ
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) Ajax
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) Silverlight
3 4 (21.05%) LINQ
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
3 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Performance Management
2 18 (94.74%) Coaching
3 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (68.42%) Scrum
4 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 7 (36.84%) People Management
5 7 (36.84%) Matrix Management
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) ETL
8 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (5.26%) Kanban
8 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft