The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Software Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 22 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Software Development
Rank 135 - 153
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.084% - 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% - 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £65,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2277 2217 2652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 93.43% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1860 1922 2303
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Software Development
East of England

Head of Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Head of Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Head of Software Development
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Head of Software Development Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Head of Software Development
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Software Development within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cambridge - 2 £57,500 - 1
Head of Software Development
East of England

Head of Software Development
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) C++
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Web Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Web Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) C++
1 6 (54.55%) Java
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago