The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 176 177 188
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 5 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £70,000 £97,500 £56,227
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +73.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £90,000 £52,209
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.08%
Head of Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3105 3562 3730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.12% 97.00% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2531 2927 3070
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Development in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Development across the East Midlands region.

Head of Development Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Head of Development
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £70,000 -28.20%
Northamptonshire +5 2 £70,000 -28.20%
Head of Development
England

Head of Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (70.59%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) SDLC
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Statistics
5 5 (29.41%) SPSS
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) ETL
5 5 (29.41%) SAS
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) Statistical Learning
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) People Management
5 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
5 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
5 5 (29.41%) R
5 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (23.53%) Node.js
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (29.41%) SAS
2 4 (23.53%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
1 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
1 5 (29.41%) Statistics
1 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) SDLC
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
3 5 (29.41%) People Management
3 5 (29.41%) Statistical Learning
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Information Security
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) R
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware