The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Development
Rank 121 108 131
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 6 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 1.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 3
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,625 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-14.42% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2031 1912 1848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.11% 96.13% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1554 1605 1553
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Development
South East

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Head of Development
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -16 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Head of Development
South East

Head of Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) QA

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft