The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
North West / Manchester
Rank 184 173 191
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £73,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.91% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
3509 3106 3785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.83% 96.07% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3023 2595 3267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) XSL
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Magento
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
5 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (8.33%) Laravel
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) QA

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) XSL
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Case Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + negotiable bonus and benefits
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