The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 224 251 264
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 19 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 4
Median salary £97,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +4.34%
UK excluding London median 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
5970 7036 7373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 96.07% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4954 5969 5989
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Head of Development in the job title.

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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +23 10 £100,000 -4.76%
Hertfordshire +14 6 £70,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £100,000 -
Essex +4 1 £90,000 +56.52%
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Head of Development job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) C#
2 17 (53.13%) .NET
3 13 (40.63%) Project Management
3 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
4 12 (37.50%) Retail
5 11 (34.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (34.38%) CRM
5 11 (34.38%) B2B
5 11 (34.38%) CMS
5 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
5 11 (34.38%) HTML
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
5 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
6 9 (28.13%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.00%) TDD
8 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
8 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
8 7 (21.88%) Subversion
8 7 (21.88%) Ajax
8 7 (21.88%) DHTML
8 7 (21.88%) CSS3
8 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (18.75%) SDLC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (34.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) BPaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) PaaS
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
2 11 (34.38%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) CSS
4 7 (21.88%) Ajax
4 7 (21.88%) CSS3
4 7 (21.88%) DHTML
5 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 2 (6.25%) JSP
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
2 13 (40.63%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) B2B
3 11 (34.38%) CRM
4 8 (25.00%) TDD
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Content Management
6 6 (18.75%) SDLC
7 5 (15.63%) Open Source
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Line Management
8 4 (12.50%) Web Development
9 3 (9.38%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.38%) SOA
9 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) hybris
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore