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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Development
Rank 294 301 308
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 32 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 25
Average salary £87,500 £92,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £71,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £143,000 £125,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +7.69%
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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 21 (38.18%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) Finance
3 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.18%) Banking
5 9 (16.36%) C++
6 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.73%) C#
7 7 (12.73%) HTML
7 7 (12.73%) CSS
7 7 (12.73%) Marketing
7 7 (12.73%) Degree
7 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
8 6 (10.91%) iOS Development
8 6 (10.91%) QA
8 6 (10.91%) .NET
9 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.09%) Android
10 4 (7.27%) Business Development
10 4 (7.27%) Ruby
10 4 (7.27%) SaaS
10 4 (7.27%) Project Management
10 4 (7.27%) SLA
10 4 (7.27%) Android Development
11 3 (5.45%) B2C
11 3 (5.45%) Change Management
11 3 (5.45%) MVC
11 3 (5.45%) Advertising
11 3 (5.45%) TDD
11 3 (5.45%) Games
11 3 (5.45%) Objective-C

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (3.64%) Drupal
1 2 (3.64%) Node.js
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Agresso
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
1 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
1 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) HBase
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (3.64%) Ant
1 2 (3.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Banking
3 7 (12.73%) Marketing
4 3 (5.45%) Advertising
4 3 (5.45%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) HTML
1 7 (12.73%) CSS
2 6 (10.91%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) J2EE
4 2 (3.64%) Spring
5 1 (1.82%) Lucene
5 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.82%) EJB
5 1 (1.82%) JSP
5 1 (1.82%) Servlets
5 1 (1.82%) XHTML
5 1 (1.82%) CSS3
5 1 (1.82%) OSGi
5 1 (1.82%) Ajax
5 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.82%) Dojo
5 1 (1.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.45%) Open Source
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.82%) Blog
2 1 (1.82%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.09%) Android
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.91%) iOS Development
3 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.27%) Business Development
4 4 (7.27%) Project Management
4 4 (7.27%) Android Development
5 3 (5.45%) B2C
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) MVC
5 3 (5.45%) TDD
5 3 (5.45%) CRM
5 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
5 3 (5.45%) Analytics
6 2 (3.64%) Product Management
6 2 (3.64%) Matrix Management
6 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Pay per click
6 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
6 2 (3.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) Java
2 9 (16.36%) C++
3 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) Ruby
6 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) Python
7 2 (3.64%) SQL
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) COBOL
8 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Misys
3 1 (1.82%) Informatica
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) Sage
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Siebel
3 1 (1.82%) Google
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Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum Great Benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £110000 - £130000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago