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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 533 608 603
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 59 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 57 38 59
Median salary £85,000 £93,750 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £76,750 £52,100
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £96,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £70,000 £66,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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
34555 41634 43159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.91% 96.20% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29447 35427 36672
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +24 7 £87,500 -16.66% 4
Teddington - 1 £110,000 -
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 73 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.13%) Java
3 37 (29.37%) Scrum
4 36 (28.57%) .NET
5 33 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 33 (26.19%) Finance
6 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
7 21 (16.67%) DevOps
8 19 (15.08%) Open Source
9 18 (14.29%) SDLC
9 18 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 18 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (13.49%) Banking
11 16 (12.70%) C#
12 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (11.11%) SaaS
13 14 (11.11%) Mentoring
13 14 (11.11%) Coaching
14 13 (10.32%) Scala
14 13 (10.32%) Games
15 12 (9.52%) TDD
15 12 (9.52%) PHP
15 12 (9.52%) OO
15 12 (9.52%) Android
15 12 (9.52%) Line Management
15 12 (9.52%) Microservices
15 12 (9.52%) Software Delivery
16 11 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (8.73%) Ruby
16 11 (8.73%) Degree

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 4 (3.17%) CMS
2 3 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.79%) Drupal
3 1 (0.79%) Moodle
3 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.11%) SaaS
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.59%) GitHub
4 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Internet
2 3 (2.38%) Broadband
3 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) MPLS
3 1 (0.79%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.38%) Big Data
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.79%) MySQL
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.56%) MSBuild
2 7 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.79%) git-flow
3 1 (0.79%) JUnit
3 1 (0.79%) Selenium
3 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (26.19%) Finance
2 17 (13.49%) Banking
3 13 (10.32%) Games
4 10 (7.94%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.14%) Marketing
6 8 (6.35%) Law
7 6 (4.76%) Retail
8 3 (2.38%) Advertising
9 2 (1.59%) Publishing
10 1 (0.79%) Electronics
10 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.57%) .NET
2 10 (7.94%) AngularJS
3 8 (6.35%) LAMP
3 8 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (4.76%) Node.js
5 5 (3.97%) iOS SDK
5 5 (3.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (3.17%) CSS
6 4 (3.17%) HTML
7 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.38%) Web Services
8 2 (1.59%) Lucene
8 2 (1.59%) React
8 2 (1.59%) REST
8 2 (1.59%) Symfony
9 1 (0.79%) Angular 2
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (0.79%) Kafka
9 1 (0.79%) Laravel
9 1 (0.79%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.56%) Fintech
1 7 (5.56%) Online Banking
2 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.97%) Online Games
3 4 (3.17%) User Experience
4 3 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.38%) New Media
4 3 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.59%) Derivative
5 2 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.79%) Blog
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.52%) Android
2 10 (7.94%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.38%) Windows
4 2 (1.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.37%) Scrum
3 33 (26.19%) E-Commerce
4 21 (16.67%) DevOps
5 19 (15.08%) Open Source
6 18 (14.29%) SDLC
6 18 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (11.11%) Coaching
8 14 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 12 (9.52%) Line Management
9 12 (9.52%) Microservices
9 12 (9.52%) OO
9 12 (9.52%) Software Delivery
9 12 (9.52%) TDD
10 11 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.94%) Web Development
12 9 (7.14%) People Management
13 8 (6.35%) Kanban
13 8 (6.35%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.13%) Java
2 18 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.70%) C#
4 13 (10.32%) Scala
5 12 (9.52%) PHP
6 11 (8.73%) Ruby
7 7 (5.56%) ES6
7 7 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.76%) SQL
9 5 (3.97%) C++
10 3 (2.38%) Python
11 2 (1.59%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) CIPD
2 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.97%) IBM
3 4 (3.17%) Apple
4 3 (2.38%) Cadence
4 3 (2.38%) Google
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle
4 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.59%) Zend
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.79%) Splunk
City, London
First Point
Salary: £95000.00 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £90,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Uncapped OTE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £89000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago