The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Development in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank - 96 101
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.096% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.100% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £100,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Head of Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1005 1002 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.99% 96.44% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 790 911 1009
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Head of Development
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management