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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 84 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 17 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.29% 1.06% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.12% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 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 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
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
1266 1345 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.20% 95.46% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1088 812
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -
Colchester - 2 £55,000 -
Chelmsford -6 1 £60,000 -11.11%
Development Manager
East of England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) Time Management
6 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) COBOL
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) EDI
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.52%) Line Management
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.76%) Marketing
9 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
9 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.76%) People Management
9 1 (4.76%) Spring
9 1 (4.76%) Business Development

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (4.76%) JBoss
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) EDI
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) EJB
3 1 (4.76%) Servlets
3 1 (4.76%) Struts
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 6 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) People Management
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Business Development
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) E-business
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) COBOL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft