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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 567 598 621
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 85 72 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 78 70 53
Median salary £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £110,250 £135,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
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
40306 42741 47076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.78% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34959 35982 38915
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +21 7 £105,000 +31.25%
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 69 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 32 (23.53%) Finance
4 30 (22.06%) JavaScript
5 25 (18.38%) SDLC
5 25 (18.38%) Java
5 25 (18.38%) TDD
6 22 (16.18%) PHP
6 22 (16.18%) Scrum
7 21 (15.44%) DevOps
7 21 (15.44%) Web Development
8 18 (13.24%) QA
8 18 (13.24%) C#
8 18 (13.24%) .NET
9 17 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (11.03%) Retail
11 14 (10.29%) HTML
11 14 (10.29%) Line Management
12 13 (9.56%) Mobile App
12 13 (9.56%) Apple iOS
12 13 (9.56%) Android
13 12 (8.82%) ERP
13 12 (8.82%) Project Management
14 11 (8.09%) SOA
14 11 (8.09%) CSS
14 11 (8.09%) SaaS
14 11 (8.09%) Software Delivery
15 10 (7.35%) Open Source
15 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
16 9 (6.62%) Git (software)

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 7 (5.15%) Node.js
2 6 (4.41%) CMS
3 4 (2.94%) Moodle
4 2 (1.47%) Apache
4 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.47%) Drupal
4 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.47%) WordPress
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) Kentico
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.74%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.09%) SaaS
2 7 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.47%) GitHub
4 1 (0.74%) Heroku
4 1 (0.74%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.68%) MySQL
2 4 (2.94%) Big Data
3 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.21%) Selenium
2 3 (2.21%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.21%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.47%) Maven
3 2 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (0.74%) Ant
4 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.74%) Grunt
4 1 (0.74%) gulp
4 1 (0.74%) Hudson
4 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.74%) JIRA
4 1 (0.74%) RSpec
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (23.53%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Retail
3 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.15%) Banking
5 5 (3.68%) Marketing
6 3 (2.21%) Advertising
6 3 (2.21%) Law
7 2 (1.47%) Games
7 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.24%) .NET
2 14 (10.29%) HTML
3 11 (8.09%) CSS
4 7 (5.15%) HTML5
5 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.68%) JSON
7 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.94%) CSS3
7 4 (2.94%) jQuery
7 4 (2.94%) SOAP
7 4 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.21%) LAMP
8 3 (2.21%) Laravel
8 3 (2.21%) Web Services
9 2 (1.47%) Ajax
9 2 (1.47%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.94%) Fintech
3 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.47%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.74%) Economics
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.74%) FMCG
5 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.74%) Online Games
5 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.56%) Android
1 13 (9.56%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.41%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 25 (18.38%) SDLC
3 25 (18.38%) TDD
4 22 (16.18%) Scrum
5 21 (15.44%) DevOps
5 21 (15.44%) Web Development
6 17 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (10.29%) Line Management
8 12 (8.82%) ERP
8 12 (8.82%) Project Management
9 11 (8.09%) SOA
9 11 (8.09%) Software Delivery
10 10 (7.35%) Open Source
11 8 (5.88%) Change Management
11 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.88%) Problem Management
11 8 (5.88%) Service Management
11 8 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.06%) JavaScript
2 25 (18.38%) Java
3 22 (16.18%) PHP
4 18 (13.24%) C#
5 6 (4.41%) SQL
6 5 (3.68%) C++
6 5 (3.68%) Python
6 5 (3.68%) Ruby
6 5 (3.68%) Scala
7 3 (2.21%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.47%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft
1 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (2.21%) SAP
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle
2 2 (1.47%) Zend
3 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
3 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.74%) Eze Software Group
3 1 (0.74%) New Relic
3 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.74%) Siebel
3 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.74%) WorldPay
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