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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 191 190 191
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.079% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.082% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Median salary £72,500 £82,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
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
3608 3658 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.43% 96.93% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 3067 3279
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 £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in Manchester

Head of Development
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Bolton - 1 - -
Head of Development
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (72.22%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) Analytics
4 9 (50.00%) Appium
4 9 (50.00%) Android
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Memory Management
4 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (50.00%) Calabash
4 9 (50.00%) Android Development
4 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) Apple
4 9 (50.00%) Perforce
4 9 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Google
4 9 (50.00%) JSON
4 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (22.22%) Coaching
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Sage Pay
2 1 (5.56%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Appium
1 9 (50.00%) Calabash
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) JSON
2 9 (50.00%) SOAP
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Android
1 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Analytics
2 9 (50.00%) Android Development
2 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 9 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
6 2 (11.11%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Apple
1 9 (50.00%) Google
1 9 (50.00%) Perforce