The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 44 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 7 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.65% 4.13% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 4.26% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Development Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
415 446 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.65% 96.96% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 369 380 409
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,084 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Development Manager Salary Trend in Lancashire

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Development Manager
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 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
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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
Preston +7 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Blackburn -8 2 £55,000 +29.41%
Development Manager
North West

Development Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (72.22%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) Line Management
4 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 8 (44.44%) Coaching
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) People Management
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.56%) Finance
9 1 (5.56%) Change Management
9 1 (5.56%) BT
9 1 (5.56%) PHP
9 1 (5.56%) MySQL
9 1 (5.56%) B2B
9 1 (5.56%) Web Development
9 1 (5.56%) Business Development
9 1 (5.56%) Degree
9 1 (5.56%) QA
9 1 (5.56%) C#
9 1 (5.56%) Pega
9 1 (5.56%) Magento
9 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Line Management
2 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 8 (44.44%) Coaching
3 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) People Management
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) B2B
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Business Development
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) BT
1 1 (5.56%) Pega