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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 546 590 580
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 64 67 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 74
Median salary £80,000 £86,250 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £70,000 £63,250
10% offered a salary of more than £105,500 £112,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +41 5 £85,000 -22.72% 3
Teddington - 4 £110,000 -
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 81 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.35%) Java
3 38 (25.68%) E-Commerce
4 37 (25.00%) Finance
5 36 (24.32%) Scrum
6 34 (22.97%) SDLC
7 33 (22.30%) .NET
8 28 (18.92%) DevOps
9 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 22 (14.86%) C#
10 22 (14.86%) Microsoft
10 22 (14.86%) TDD
11 20 (13.51%) PHP
12 18 (12.16%) QA
12 18 (12.16%) Open Source
12 18 (12.16%) Software Delivery
13 17 (11.49%) SaaS
14 16 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (9.46%) Law
15 14 (9.46%) Mentoring
16 13 (8.78%) Android
16 13 (8.78%) Ruby
16 13 (8.78%) Degree
17 11 (7.43%) Fintech
17 11 (7.43%) Apple iOS
17 11 (7.43%) Marketing
17 11 (7.43%) LAMP
17 11 (7.43%) Games
17 11 (7.43%) Telecoms
17 11 (7.43%) OO

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 5 (3.38%) CMS
2 4 (2.70%) Apache
2 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.03%) Moodle
4 2 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.68%) Drupal
5 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.68%) Magento
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.68%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.49%) SaaS
2 5 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.35%) GitHub
3 2 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.68%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.41%) Internet
2 4 (2.70%) Broadband
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.38%) Big Data
2 5 (3.38%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.70%) MySQL
3 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.03%) Selenium
2 3 (2.03%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (9.46%) Law
3 11 (7.43%) Games
3 11 (7.43%) Marketing
3 11 (7.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.08%) Banking
5 7 (4.73%) Retail
6 4 (2.70%) Advertising
7 2 (1.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.30%) .NET
2 11 (7.43%) LAMP
3 10 (6.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (4.73%) iOS SDK
5 6 (4.05%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.38%) HTML
6 5 (3.38%) Node.js
6 5 (3.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.70%) CSS
7 4 (2.70%) Web Services
8 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.03%) Lucene
9 2 (1.35%) REST
9 2 (1.35%) Symfony
10 1 (0.68%) Django
10 1 (0.68%) JSON
10 1 (0.68%) Velocity
10 1 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Fintech
2 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.38%) Online Games
3 5 (3.38%) User Experience
4 4 (2.70%) New Media
5 3 (2.03%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.03%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.35%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.35%) Derivative
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.35%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.35%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.68%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.78%) Android
2 11 (7.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.38%) Linux
4 2 (1.35%) Windows
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.68%) E-Commerce
3 36 (24.32%) Scrum
4 34 (22.97%) SDLC
5 28 (18.92%) DevOps
6 22 (14.86%) TDD
7 18 (12.16%) Open Source
7 18 (12.16%) Software Delivery
8 16 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.46%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.43%) OO
11 10 (6.76%) MVC
11 10 (6.76%) OOD
12 9 (6.08%) CRM
12 9 (6.08%) Kanban
12 9 (6.08%) OOP
12 9 (6.08%) People Management
12 9 (6.08%) Product Management
13 8 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.35%) Java
2 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.86%) C#
4 20 (13.51%) PHP
5 13 (8.78%) Ruby
6 8 (5.41%) SQL
7 7 (4.73%) C++
7 7 (4.73%) Scala
8 4 (2.70%) ES6
9 3 (2.03%) Python
10 2 (1.35%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.68%) Go
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) Degree
2 5 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.68%) CIPD
3 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Firmware
1 1 (0.68%) Varnish
Vendors
1 22 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.38%) IBM
3 4 (2.70%) Google
3 4 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.03%) Apple
4 3 (2.03%) Cadence
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle
5 2 (1.35%) Zend
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.68%) Eze Software Group
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
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