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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank 287 305 305
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 21 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 23
Average salary £110,000 £87,500 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £122,000 £137,000 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.08%) Finance
5 11 (22.92%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) CRM
6 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (20.83%) .NET
7 9 (18.75%) Line Management
8 8 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 8 (16.67%) Android Development
8 8 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 8 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 8 (16.67%) Android
8 8 (16.67%) HTML
8 8 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (16.67%) Banking
9 7 (14.58%) Oracle
9 7 (14.58%) CSS
9 7 (14.58%) User Experience
10 6 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (12.50%) Big Data
10 6 (12.50%) jQuery
10 6 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (12.50%) J2EE
10 6 (12.50%) SQL
10 6 (12.50%) OLTP
10 6 (12.50%) ETL
10 6 (12.50%) Siebel
10 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (2.08%) Node.js
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (12.50%) OLTP
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (12.50%) Big Data
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Grunt
3 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) CSS
4 6 (12.50%) J2EE
4 6 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.33%) HTML5
6 3 (6.25%) CSS3
6 3 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.17%) Sass
7 2 (4.17%) LESS
7 2 (4.17%) REST
7 2 (4.17%) React
8 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.08%) Mojolicious
8 1 (2.08%) Pandas
8 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (14.58%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) SWIFT
4 4 (8.33%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) EFT
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Android
1 8 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Phone
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) Scrum
2 11 (22.92%) CRM
3 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (18.75%) Line Management
5 8 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 8 (16.67%) Android Development
5 8 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 6 (12.50%) ERP
6 6 (12.50%) ETL
6 6 (12.50%) TDD
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.42%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) MVC
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (8.33%) Microservices
8 4 (8.33%) DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) Kanban
8 4 (8.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
5 2 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (2.08%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Siebel
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Zend
4 1 (2.08%) Guidewire
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago