The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Software Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Software Development in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Software Development
Rank 119 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.057% - 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,625 £65,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-14.42% +15.55%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1643 1535 1804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.15% 93.31% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1376 1548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Head of Software Development
Cambridgeshire

Head of Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Head of Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Head of Software Development
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Head of Software Development Salary Trend in Cambridge

Head of Software Development
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Head of Software 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 Software Development in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management

Head of Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Head of Software 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 Software Development in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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