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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank 281 318 316
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 27 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.16% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 11
Average salary £80,000 £81,250 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £72,500 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £138,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -11.53%
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
9653 11564 11211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 92.44% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8207 9765 9779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,500 £77,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (46.43%) .NET
3 22 (39.29%) Java
3 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.93%) CRM
5 18 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (25.00%) C#
6 14 (25.00%) Oracle
6 14 (25.00%) Scrum
7 13 (23.21%) ETL
7 13 (23.21%) SQL
7 13 (23.21%) OLTP
7 13 (23.21%) ERP
7 13 (23.21%) Siebel
7 13 (23.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (23.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (21.43%) TDD
9 11 (19.64%) Finance
9 11 (19.64%) Android
9 11 (19.64%) Apple iOS
10 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (16.07%) MVC
10 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
11 8 (14.29%) HTML
11 8 (14.29%) Project Management
11 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (14.29%) jQuery
12 7 (12.50%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (5.36%) Node.js
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.79%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (23.21%) OLTP
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle BI EE
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Grunt
2 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.79%) Xcode
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Advertising
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.29%) HTML
3 8 (14.29%) jQuery
4 7 (12.50%) REST
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
5 6 (10.71%) J2EE
6 5 (8.93%) HTML5
7 4 (7.14%) CSS3
7 4 (7.14%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.57%) React
8 2 (3.57%) Sass
8 2 (3.57%) LESS
8 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.79%) Spring
9 1 (1.79%) XMPP
9 1 (1.79%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.79%) OAuth2
9 1 (1.79%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.93%) SWIFT
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Physics
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Android
1 11 (19.64%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) CRM
3 18 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (25.00%) Scrum
5 13 (23.21%) ETL
5 13 (23.21%) ERP
6 12 (21.43%) TDD
7 9 (16.07%) MVC
8 8 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (10.71%) Android Development
9 6 (10.71%) iOS Development
9 6 (10.71%) Line Management
9 6 (10.71%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.93%) OO
10 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
10 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.93%) Business Transformation
11 4 (7.14%) BDD
11 4 (7.14%) PRINCE
11 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Java
1 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.00%) C#
3 13 (23.21%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Scala
5 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.79%) VB
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 13 (23.21%) Siebel
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago