The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Director role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Director in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Director
Rank 876 841 886
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Director 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.005% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £95,000 £70,000 £120,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £70,000 £120,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -41.66%
Software Development Director
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99334 94125 105556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81237 79015 90798
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Development Director Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Development Director
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Development Director Salary Trend in England

Software Development Director
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Director within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
South East -2 4 £95,000 +18.75%
Software Development Director
UK

Software Development Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Development Director 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 Software Development Director in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) RUP
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) CMMI
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Process Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Law
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Physics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Drupal
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Android

Software Development Director
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Development Director 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 Software Development Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Physics
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) CMMI
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) RUP
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Process Management
4 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
1 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator