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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 181 185 184
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.084% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.086% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £70,000 £82,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
- +24.44%
Head of Development
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
3522 3470 3824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.77% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 2876 3111
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 25 July 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 Manchester region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) Analytics
4 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
4 9 (64.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (64.29%) Calabash
4 9 (64.29%) Android Development
4 9 (64.29%) iOS Development
4 9 (64.29%) Memory Management
4 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
4 9 (64.29%) Appium
4 9 (64.29%) Perforce
4 9 (64.29%) Apple
4 9 (64.29%) SOAP
4 9 (64.29%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
4 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Google
4 9 (64.29%) JSON
4 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Android
4 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Sage Pay
2 1 (7.14%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Appium
1 9 (64.29%) Calabash
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) JSON
2 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Android
1 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Android Development
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 9 (64.29%) iOS Development
2 9 (64.29%) Memory Management
2 9 (64.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Apple
1 9 (64.29%) Google
1 9 (64.29%) Perforce
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago