The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 571 577 615
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 65 98 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 67
Median salary £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,500 £112,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £55,625
% change year-on-year
- +25.84%
Head of Development
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37702 42537 46055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32781 35981 38639
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Head of Development in the job title.

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Development
Salary Trend in London

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in London

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in London

Head of Development
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +46 5 £75,000 -25.92% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £92,500 -
Westminster - 1 £68,500 -
Head of Development
England

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Head of Development job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 90 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.13%) Finance
3 37 (24.50%) Scrum
3 37 (24.50%) SDLC
4 33 (21.85%) Java
5 31 (20.53%) E-Commerce
6 30 (19.87%) .NET
7 27 (17.88%) DevOps
7 27 (17.88%) JavaScript
8 26 (17.22%) PHP
8 26 (17.22%) QA
9 23 (15.23%) TDD
10 21 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (13.91%) C#
11 18 (11.92%) Telecoms
12 15 (9.93%) Microsoft
13 14 (9.27%) Open Source
14 13 (8.61%) Law
15 12 (7.95%) Banking
15 12 (7.95%) Degree
15 12 (7.95%) Project Management
15 12 (7.95%) HTML
15 12 (7.95%) Software Delivery
16 11 (7.28%) People Management
16 11 (7.28%) Fintech
16 11 (7.28%) CSS
17 10 (6.62%) Line Management
17 10 (6.62%) SaaS
17 10 (6.62%) Git (software)
18 9 (5.96%) MVC

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.96%) CMS
2 6 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.65%) Apache
3 4 (2.65%) Moodle
4 3 (1.99%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.66%) Confluence
6 1 (0.66%) Kentico
6 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.66%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) SaaS
2 7 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
3 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.32%) MailChimp
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) Internet
2 4 (2.65%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.64%) Big Data
1 7 (4.64%) MySQL
2 3 (1.99%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.99%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.65%) Selenium
2 4 (2.65%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.32%) JUnit
4 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.66%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.66%) JIRA
5 1 (0.66%) Maven
5 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (31.13%) Finance
2 18 (11.92%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.61%) Law
4 12 (7.95%) Banking
5 8 (5.30%) Retail
6 7 (4.64%) Marketing
7 2 (1.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Billing
8 1 (0.66%) Electronics
8 1 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.87%) .NET
2 12 (7.95%) HTML
3 11 (7.28%) CSS
4 6 (3.97%) LAMP
5 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.65%) CSS3
5 4 (2.65%) HTML5
5 4 (2.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (2.65%) Web Services
6 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.99%) Laravel
6 3 (1.99%) Lucene
7 2 (1.32%) Ajax
7 2 (1.32%) iOS SDK
7 2 (1.32%) J2EE
7 2 (1.32%) JSON
7 2 (1.32%) Node.js
7 2 (1.32%) REST
7 2 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Fintech
2 6 (3.97%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.31%) User Experience
4 4 (2.65%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.65%) New Media
5 3 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.32%) Derivative
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.32%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.32%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.66%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.66%) Online Games
7 1 (0.66%) Social Media
7 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.97%) Linux
2 5 (3.31%) Android
2 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (24.50%) Scrum
2 37 (24.50%) SDLC
3 31 (20.53%) E-Commerce
4 27 (17.88%) DevOps
5 23 (15.23%) TDD
6 21 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (9.27%) Open Source
8 12 (7.95%) Project Management
8 12 (7.95%) Software Delivery
9 11 (7.28%) People Management
10 10 (6.62%) Line Management
11 9 (5.96%) MVC
11 9 (5.96%) Online Security
11 9 (5.96%) OOD
11 9 (5.96%) Programme Management
11 9 (5.96%) SOA
11 9 (5.96%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.30%) ERP
12 8 (5.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.85%) Java
2 27 (17.88%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.22%) PHP
4 21 (13.91%) C#
5 7 (4.64%) Python
5 7 (4.64%) Ruby
5 7 (4.64%) Scala
6 6 (3.97%) SQL
7 2 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (0.66%) Go
8 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (7.95%) Degree
2 5 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Firmware
1 1 (0.66%) Varnish
Vendors
1 15 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle
3 3 (1.99%) Google
4 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (0.66%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.66%) Eze Software Group
5 1 (0.66%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.66%) Siebel
5 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.66%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.66%) Zend
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