The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Head of Software Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Software Development
England / London
Rank 582 631 647
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 8 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.020% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.021% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 16
Median salary £98,750 £100,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £85,250 £83,750
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £101,500 £135,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +26.08%

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
32377 39014 40066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27430 33625 33882
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
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 Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Head of Software Development in the job title.

Head of Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Software Development
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Software Development across the London region.

Head of Software Development Salary Trend in London

Head of Software Development
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Software Development across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Head of Software Development Salary Histogram in London

Head of Software 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 Software Development within the London region over the 3 months to 20 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 - 2 £110,000 -
Head of Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Head of Software 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 Software Development in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) Banking
8 3 (17.65%) Retail
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (17.65%) SaaS
8 3 (17.65%) Fintech
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (11.76%) SOLID
9 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
9 2 (11.76%) Android
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (11.76%) Git (software)

Head of Software 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.88%) MPLS
1 1 (5.88%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) DataStage
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) iOS SDK
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) CMMI
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) SOLID
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Splunk
2 1 (5.88%) Temenos
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