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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 572 591 639
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 72 79 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 69 73 60
Median salary £90,000 £83,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £108,000 £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
39261 41575 47018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.75% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34088 35095 39319
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 £31,500 £31,500
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 27 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 27 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 +30 9 £105,000 +21.03%
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 27 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 76 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.11%) Finance
3 33 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 31 (21.99%) E-Commerce
5 28 (19.86%) SDLC
6 27 (19.15%) PHP
6 27 (19.15%) Scrum
7 26 (18.44%) TDD
7 26 (18.44%) DevOps
8 24 (17.02%) Java
9 23 (16.31%) .NET
10 22 (15.60%) QA
11 20 (14.18%) C#
12 18 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (12.06%) Web Development
14 15 (10.64%) HTML
14 15 (10.64%) Software Delivery
14 15 (10.64%) Line Management
15 14 (9.93%) Open Source
15 14 (9.93%) Retail
16 13 (9.22%) SaaS
17 12 (8.51%) Project Management
17 12 (8.51%) SOA
18 11 (7.80%) CSS
19 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
19 10 (7.09%) ERP
19 10 (7.09%) Change Management
19 10 (7.09%) Git (software)
20 9 (6.38%) Linux
21 8 (5.67%) 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 7 (4.96%) Node.js
2 6 (4.26%) CMS
3 5 (3.55%) Apache
3 5 (3.55%) Moodle
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.42%) Drupal
5 2 (1.42%) WordPress
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) Kentico
6 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.71%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.22%) SaaS
2 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (1.42%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.71%) Heroku
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) MySQL
2 5 (3.55%) Big Data
3 3 (2.13%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.13%) Selenium
2 3 (2.13%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.13%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.71%) Grunt
4 1 (0.71%) gulp
4 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Maven
4 1 (0.71%) RSpec
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (24.11%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Retail
3 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.26%) Banking
4 6 (4.26%) Law
4 6 (4.26%) Marketing
5 4 (2.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.31%) .NET
2 15 (10.64%) HTML
3 11 (7.80%) CSS
4 7 (4.96%) HTML5
5 6 (4.26%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.26%) LAMP
6 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.55%) JSON
7 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.84%) CSS3
7 4 (2.84%) jQuery
7 4 (2.84%) SOAP
7 4 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.13%) Laravel
8 3 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.13%) Web Services
9 2 (1.42%) Ajax
9 2 (1.42%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.26%) Fintech
1 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.84%) Algorithms
2 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.42%) Semantic Web
3 2 (1.42%) User Experience
4 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.71%) Online Games
4 1 (0.71%) Social Media
4 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Linux
2 6 (4.26%) Android
2 6 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.42%) Windows
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.99%) E-Commerce
3 28 (19.86%) SDLC
4 27 (19.15%) Scrum
5 26 (18.44%) DevOps
5 26 (18.44%) TDD
6 18 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.06%) Web Development
8 15 (10.64%) Line Management
8 15 (10.64%) Software Delivery
9 14 (9.93%) Open Source
10 12 (8.51%) Project Management
10 12 (8.51%) SOA
11 10 (7.09%) Change Management
11 10 (7.09%) ERP
12 8 (5.67%) Problem Management
12 8 (5.67%) Service Management
12 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.96%) Kanban
13 7 (4.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.40%) JavaScript
2 27 (19.15%) PHP
3 24 (17.02%) Java
4 20 (14.18%) C#
5 7 (4.96%) SQL
6 6 (4.26%) Scala
7 5 (3.55%) Ruby
8 4 (2.84%) Python
9 3 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (5.67%) Degree
2 4 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (3.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.13%) SAP
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle
3 2 (1.42%) Zend
4 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.71%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.71%) Eze Software Group
4 1 (0.71%) Google
4 1 (0.71%) New Relic
4 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.71%) Siebel
4 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.71%) WorldPay
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