The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 91 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 2 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 1.85% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.90% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 5
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Development Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
956 1053 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.27% 97.23% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 791 926 664
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 £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Development Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Product Management
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) DSDM
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter