The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 146 155 127
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 30 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 0.88% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.92% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 56
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
Development Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3351 3681 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.55% 94.92% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2732 3043 3380
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Manchester region.

Development Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Development Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +11 6 £49,000 -2.00% 1
Bury - 3 £42,500 -
Rochdale -7 2 £40,250 -0.61% 1
Wigan +2 1 £47,500 +10.46%
Stockport - 1 £52,500 - 1
Development Manager
North West

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Development Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Development Manager in their job title.

1 45 (56.96%) .NET
2 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (49.37%) Scrum
4 37 (46.84%) Java
5 36 (45.57%) C#
6 27 (34.18%) Degree
7 24 (30.38%) SQL
8 19 (24.05%) C++
8 19 (24.05%) Windows
9 16 (20.25%) Linux
9 16 (20.25%) Finance
9 16 (20.25%) Business Development
10 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
10 15 (18.99%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
10 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
11 13 (16.46%) Marketing
12 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.92%) Retail
14 10 (12.66%) HTML
14 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
15 9 (11.39%) User Experience
16 8 (10.13%) Oracle
17 7 (8.86%) Project Management
17 7 (8.86%) MVC
17 7 (8.86%) CSS
17 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
17 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (8.86%) TDD

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Development Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Project
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) MPLS
2 1 (1.27%) VPLS
2 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.80%) Subversion
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Marketing
3 11 (13.92%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Billing
6 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (56.96%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.66%) HTML
4 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (8.86%) CSS
5 6 (7.59%) Web Services
6 4 (5.06%) J2EE
6 4 (5.06%) Spring
6 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.80%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.80%) HTML5
7 3 (3.80%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.80%) JSP
7 3 (3.80%) Struts
7 3 (3.80%) Grails
7 3 (3.80%) jQuery
7 3 (3.80%) PhoneGap
8 2 (2.53%) RESTful
8 2 (2.53%) XML
8 2 (2.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) User Experience
2 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) NHS
3 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.27%) BBC
3 1 (1.27%) Telematics
3 1 (1.27%) Open Source
3 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.27%) Social Media
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Windows
2 16 (20.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (49.37%) Scrum
3 16 (20.25%) Business Development
4 15 (18.99%) Technical Architecture
4 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
5 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.86%) BDD
6 7 (8.86%) MVC
6 7 (8.86%) TDD
6 7 (8.86%) Project Management
6 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.59%) RUP
7 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (6.33%) Marketing Strategy
8 5 (6.33%) OO
8 5 (6.33%) Marketing Intelligence
8 5 (6.33%) Logistics
9 4 (5.06%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Web Development
9 4 (5.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) Java
2 36 (45.57%) C#
3 24 (30.38%) SQL
4 19 (24.05%) C++
5 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.33%) PHP
6 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.80%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.80%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.53%) C
9 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) Ab Initio
4 3 (3.80%) Telerik
4 3 (3.80%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.27%) Unisys
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
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Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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