The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 259 252 248
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 5 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.071% 0.21% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.22% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 3
Average salary £60,000 £72,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in the East of England

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in the East of England

Head of Development
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Essex - 4 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 1 £110,000 +120.00% 1
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Games
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) FMCG
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Business Development
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Sage
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Segmentation
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Sage
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
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