The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Development
Rank 296 318 310
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 24 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.068% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.073% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 25
Average salary £87,500 £108,750 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +35.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £125,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -3.70%
Head of Development
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in the City of London

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in the City of London

Head of Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Java
3 16 (33.33%) Finance
4 10 (20.83%) C++
5 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 8 (16.67%) Banking
7 7 (14.58%) HTML
7 7 (14.58%) CSS
7 7 (14.58%) Marketing
7 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
8 6 (12.50%) QA
9 5 (10.42%) Android
9 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.42%) C#
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
10 4 (8.33%) MVC
10 4 (8.33%) TDD
10 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
10 4 (8.33%) .NET
10 4 (8.33%) SLA
10 4 (8.33%) HTML5
10 4 (8.33%) Business Development
10 4 (8.33%) Degree
11 3 (6.25%) Ruby
11 3 (6.25%) Android Development
11 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (6.25%) Node.js
11 3 (6.25%) Analytics
11 3 (6.25%) Scrum

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Agresso
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
1 2 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Ant
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 7 (14.58%) Marketing
4 3 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) CSS
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) HTML5
3 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.17%) CSS3
4 2 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (2.08%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) Dojo
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) OAuth
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) XHTML
5 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.08%) Lucene
5 1 (2.08%) OSGi
5 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Blog
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.42%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.42%) Project Management
2 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
2 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.33%) MVC
3 4 (8.33%) TDD
3 4 (8.33%) Business Development
4 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.25%) Scrum
4 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.25%) Android Development
4 3 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 2 (4.17%) CRM
5 2 (4.17%) Line Management
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) OOP
5 2 (4.17%) SEO
5 2 (4.17%) Pay per click
5 2 (4.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) C++
3 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) C#
5 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) SQL
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) COBOL
8 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Siebel
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Misys
2 1 (2.08%) Informatica
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.08%) Sage
2 1 (2.08%) Google
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago