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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
England / London
Rank 516 580 564
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 63 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 76
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 £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £117,000 £135,000
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
31962 39657 39585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27052 34205 33446
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 £33,340 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +30 7 £95,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £65,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £80,000 -
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 74 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.91%) Scrum
3 35 (27.34%) Java
4 34 (26.56%) .NET
5 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
6 27 (21.09%) Scala
7 24 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 21 (16.41%) Finance
8 21 (16.41%) Line Management
9 20 (15.63%) TDD
10 19 (14.84%) Coaching
11 18 (14.06%) SaaS
11 18 (14.06%) DevOps
12 17 (13.28%) Analytics
12 17 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (12.50%) C#
13 16 (12.50%) Big Data
14 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
15 14 (10.94%) Python
15 14 (10.94%) Games
16 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
16 13 (10.16%) Marketing
16 13 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (10.16%) Relational Database
16 13 (10.16%) BDD
16 13 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (9.38%) Open Source
17 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
17 12 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (9.38%) Mentoring

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 3 (2.34%) Drupal
2 1 (0.78%) Apache
2 1 (0.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
1 1 (0.78%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.06%) SaaS
2 13 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) MPLS
2 1 (0.78%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) Big Data
2 13 (10.16%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.69%) MySQL
6 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.78%) DataStage
9 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.78%) Redis
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MSBuild
1 7 (5.47%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (5.47%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.78%) git-flow
General
1 21 (16.41%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Games
3 13 (10.16%) Marketing
4 10 (7.81%) Banking
5 7 (5.47%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.56%) .NET
2 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
2 12 (9.38%) HTML
3 6 (4.69%) CSS
3 6 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.13%) iOS SDK
5 4 (3.13%) React
6 3 (2.34%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.34%) HTML5
6 3 (2.34%) LAMP
6 3 (2.34%) Node.js
6 3 (2.34%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.56%) CSS3
7 2 (1.56%) Java EE
8 1 (0.78%) Kafka
8 1 (0.78%) Laravel
8 1 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.47%) Online Banking
1 7 (5.47%) Online Games
2 5 (3.91%) Fintech
2 5 (3.91%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (3.91%) Online Gambling
3 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.34%) User Experience
4 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.78%) PKI
5 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.25%) Android
2 7 (5.47%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.34%) Linux
4 2 (1.56%) Windows
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.91%) Scrum
3 24 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 21 (16.41%) Line Management
5 20 (15.63%) TDD
6 19 (14.84%) Coaching
7 18 (14.06%) DevOps
8 17 (13.28%) Analytics
8 17 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (10.16%) BDD
9 13 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (9.38%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.38%) Open Source
10 12 (9.38%) Web Development
11 10 (7.81%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.81%) Microservices
12 8 (6.25%) SDLC
12 8 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.34%) Java
2 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.09%) Scala
4 16 (12.50%) C#
5 14 (10.94%) Python
6 12 (9.38%) PHP
7 8 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.25%) Ruby
8 7 (5.47%) SQL
9 6 (4.69%) ES6
10 3 (2.34%) VB
11 2 (1.56%) Perl
11 2 (1.56%) VBA
12 1 (0.78%) C++
12 1 (0.78%) Go
12 1 (0.78%) R
12 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.78%) Nagios
2 1 (0.78%) Opsview
Vendors
1 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.91%) IBM
3 4 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.34%) Jitterbit
4 3 (2.34%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.56%) Apple
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle
5 2 (1.56%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.56%) Splunk
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe
6 1 (0.78%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.78%) Cadence
6 1 (0.78%) Google
6 1 (0.78%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) Temenos
6 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.78%) Zend
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + Negotiable / Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Touriocity
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus equity 1-2% (valued at 150k)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago