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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 546 582 623
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 82 88 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 78 80 70
Median salary £87,500 £90,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £116,000 £112,500 £135,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +21.73%
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +42 10 £90,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £92,500 -
Westminster - 1 £68,500 -
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 88 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.32%) Finance
3 36 (23.68%) Scrum
4 33 (21.71%) SDLC
5 30 (19.74%) E-Commerce
6 29 (19.08%) Java
7 28 (18.42%) JavaScript
8 27 (17.76%) QA
9 26 (17.11%) PHP
9 26 (17.11%) DevOps
10 25 (16.45%) .NET
11 24 (15.79%) TDD
12 21 (13.82%) C#
13 20 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (9.87%) Line Management
15 14 (9.21%) Software Delivery
15 14 (9.21%) Project Management
16 13 (8.55%) HTML
16 13 (8.55%) Open Source
17 12 (7.89%) SaaS
17 12 (7.89%) Web Development
17 12 (7.89%) Degree
18 11 (7.24%) Law
18 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
18 11 (7.24%) SOA
18 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
19 10 (6.58%) ERP
19 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
19 10 (6.58%) CSS
19 10 (6.58%) CMS

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 10 (6.58%) CMS
2 6 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.29%) Moodle
4 4 (2.63%) Apache
5 3 (1.97%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.66%) Confluence
7 1 (0.66%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) Kentico
7 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.66%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) SaaS
2 7 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
3 2 (1.32%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) Internet
2 4 (2.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) MySQL
2 5 (3.29%) Big Data
3 3 (1.97%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.63%) Selenium
2 4 (2.63%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.97%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.97%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.66%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.66%) JIRA
4 1 (0.66%) JUnit
4 1 (0.66%) Maven
4 1 (0.66%) Subversion
4 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (26.32%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Law
2 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.58%) Retail
4 7 (4.61%) Banking
5 6 (3.95%) Marketing
6 4 (2.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.66%) Publishing
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.45%) .NET
2 13 (8.55%) HTML
3 10 (6.58%) CSS
4 6 (3.95%) Node.js
5 5 (3.29%) HTML5
5 5 (3.29%) LAMP
5 5 (3.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.63%) CSS3
6 4 (2.63%) JSON
6 4 (2.63%) SOAP
7 3 (1.97%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.97%) jQuery
7 3 (1.97%) Laravel
7 3 (1.97%) Lucene
7 3 (1.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.97%) Web Services
8 2 (1.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Fintech
2 6 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.29%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.63%) New Media
5 3 (1.97%) User Experience
5 3 (1.97%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.32%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.66%) Derivative
7 1 (0.66%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.66%) Online Games
7 1 (0.66%) PMI
7 1 (0.66%) Social Media
7 1 (0.66%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Linux
2 5 (3.29%) Android
2 5 (3.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.97%) Windows
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.68%) Scrum
3 33 (21.71%) SDLC
4 30 (19.74%) E-Commerce
5 26 (17.11%) DevOps
6 24 (15.79%) TDD
7 20 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (9.87%) Line Management
9 14 (9.21%) Project Management
9 14 (9.21%) Software Delivery
10 13 (8.55%) Open Source
11 12 (7.89%) Web Development
12 11 (7.24%) SOA
13 10 (6.58%) ERP
14 9 (5.92%) Change Management
14 9 (5.92%) Online Security
14 9 (5.92%) People Management
15 8 (5.26%) Front End Development
15 8 (5.26%) Problem Management
15 8 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.08%) Java
2 28 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.11%) PHP
4 21 (13.82%) C#
5 8 (5.26%) Ruby
6 7 (4.61%) Scala
7 6 (3.95%) Python
7 6 (3.95%) SQL
8 2 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (0.66%) Go
9 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) Degree
2 5 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Firmware
1 1 (0.66%) Varnish
Vendors
1 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.32%) Google
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle
3 2 (1.32%) SAP
3 2 (1.32%) Zend
4 1 (0.66%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.66%) Eze Software Group
4 1 (0.66%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.66%) Siebel
4 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.66%) WorldPay
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