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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 265 291 332
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 7 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.100% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 18
Average salary £117,500 £77,500 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.61% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £72,000 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £95,000 £138,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.08%
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
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Siebel
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (12.50%) Online Games

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) Laravel
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel
1 1 (12.50%) WorldPay
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago