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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank 283 302 314
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 18 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 14
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 £73,250 £75,000 £70,750
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £143,500 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £57,500 £71,500
% change year-on-year
+16.52% -19.58%
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
9008 11018 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.94% 92.67% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7799 9269 9767
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) Line Management
5 9 (23.68%) Banking
5 9 (23.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.05%) Android
6 8 (21.05%) Mobile Development
6 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
6 8 (21.05%) Android Development
6 8 (21.05%) iOS Development
7 7 (18.42%) J2EE
8 6 (15.79%) HTML
8 6 (15.79%) .NET
8 6 (15.79%) Big Data
8 6 (15.79%) SWIFT
8 6 (15.79%) User Experience
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (13.16%) Windows Phone
9 5 (13.16%) CSS
9 5 (13.16%) CRM
9 5 (13.16%) Windows
9 5 (13.16%) jQuery
9 5 (13.16%) MVC
9 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 4 (10.53%) TDD
10 4 (10.53%) Semantic Web

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.63%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) OLTP
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Grunt
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) J2EE
2 6 (15.79%) HTML
2 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) CSS
3 5 (13.16%) jQuery
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.89%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) CSS3
6 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.26%) Sass
6 2 (5.26%) LESS
6 2 (5.26%) React
7 1 (2.63%) RESTful
7 1 (2.63%) Mojolicious
7 1 (2.63%) Pandas
7 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.63%) REST
7 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (15.79%) SWIFT
2 6 (15.79%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) EFT
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Android
1 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Phone
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Scrum
3 10 (26.32%) Line Management
4 8 (21.05%) Android Development
4 8 (21.05%) iOS Development
4 8 (21.05%) Mobile Development
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Microservices
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Scala
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Siebel
3 1 (2.63%) Guidewire
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