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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
England / London
Rank 522 604 582
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 52 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 56
Median salary £90,000 £92,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £61,250
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £100,500
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +25 4 £102,500 -2.38% 3
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 68 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.05%) Java
3 33 (27.97%) .NET
4 32 (27.12%) Scrum
5 27 (22.88%) E-Commerce
6 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
7 22 (18.64%) Scala
8 21 (17.80%) Finance
9 19 (16.10%) Coaching
10 17 (14.41%) DevOps
10 17 (14.41%) Open Source
10 17 (14.41%) SaaS
11 16 (13.56%) TDD
11 16 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (13.56%) Line Management
12 15 (12.71%) Games
12 15 (12.71%) C#
13 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
13 14 (11.86%) Mentoring
14 13 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (10.17%) Microservices
15 12 (10.17%) SDLC
16 11 (9.32%) Analytics
16 11 (9.32%) Android
16 11 (9.32%) Banking
17 10 (8.47%) OO
17 10 (8.47%) Web Development
17 10 (8.47%) AngularJS
17 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (8.47%) Software Delivery

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 1 (0.85%) Apache
1 1 (0.85%) CMS
1 1 (0.85%) Drupal
1 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) SaaS
2 9 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) MPLS
2 1 (0.85%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) Big Data
2 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.93%) MSBuild
2 7 (5.93%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (5.93%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.85%) git-flow
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Games
3 11 (9.32%) Banking
4 9 (7.63%) Marketing
5 5 (4.24%) Retail
6 3 (2.54%) Advertising
6 3 (2.54%) Law
6 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.97%) .NET
2 10 (8.47%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.08%) iOS SDK
3 6 (5.08%) LAMP
3 6 (5.08%) Node.js
3 6 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.24%) CSS
4 5 (4.24%) HTML
4 5 (4.24%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.69%) HTML5
5 2 (1.69%) Java EE
5 2 (1.69%) React
5 2 (1.69%) REST
6 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.85%) JSON
6 1 (0.85%) Symfony
6 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Online Banking
2 6 (5.08%) Fintech
2 6 (5.08%) Online Games
3 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.54%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.54%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.69%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.85%) PKI
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Android
2 9 (7.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.12%) Scrum
3 27 (22.88%) E-Commerce
4 19 (16.10%) Coaching
5 17 (14.41%) DevOps
5 17 (14.41%) Open Source
6 16 (13.56%) Line Management
6 16 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.56%) TDD
7 14 (11.86%) Mentoring
8 13 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (10.17%) Microservices
9 12 (10.17%) SDLC
10 11 (9.32%) Analytics
11 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (8.47%) OO
11 10 (8.47%) Software Delivery
11 10 (8.47%) Web Development
12 8 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 8 (6.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.05%) Java
2 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.64%) Scala
4 15 (12.71%) C#
5 9 (7.63%) PHP
6 8 (6.78%) Ruby
7 7 (5.93%) ES6
7 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.08%) Python
8 6 (5.08%) SQL
9 5 (4.24%) C++
10 2 (1.69%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.24%) IBM
3 4 (3.39%) Apple
4 3 (2.54%) Cadence
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle
4 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe
5 1 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.85%) Splunk
5 1 (0.85%) Zend
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