The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank 135 - 152
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 6
Average salary £70,000 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Head of Development
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1974 2004 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.84% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1544 2122
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Head of Development
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £57,500 - 1
Head of Development
East of England

Head of Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) XSL
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) NFS
2 4 (44.44%) WSDL
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) W3C
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Java

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) XSL
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
2 4 (44.44%) WSDL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) WAI
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
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