The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Software Development
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £90,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-36.11% +28.57%
Head of Software Development
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1617 1423 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.40% 96.87% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1160 1649
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 £27,479 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java