The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 82 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 19 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.52% 1.11% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.16% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 8
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
Development Manager
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1201 1207 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.00% 95.57% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 966 960 769
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Development Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Development Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southend-on-Sea - 7 £50,000 -
Chelmsford +1 2 £60,000 -11.11%
Colchester - 2 £55,000 -
Development Manager
East of England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Development Manager 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) .NET
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) C#
5 7 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) Time Management
7 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) People Management
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (10.71%) COBOL
9 3 (10.71%) OOP
9 3 (10.71%) OO
9 3 (10.71%) CRM
9 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.71%) EDI
10 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
10 2 (7.14%) Windows
10 2 (7.14%) MVC
10 2 (7.14%) TDD
10 2 (7.14%) Banking
10 2 (7.14%) Degree
10 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
10 2 (7.14%) BDD
10 2 (7.14%) Line Management
10 2 (7.14%) Mentoring

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Development Manager 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) EDI
4 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 2 (7.14%) WPF
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) Java EE
5 1 (3.57%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) EJB
5 1 (3.57%) Servlets
5 1 (3.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Time Management
5 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) People Management
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 2 (7.14%) BDD
8 2 (7.14%) Line Management
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) Web Design
9 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) COBOL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft