The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Development in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Development
Rank 177 182 178
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.053% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.057% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £56,250 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -11.76%
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
3962 3531 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.34% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3052 3226
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 24 October 2014.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in Manchester

Head of Development
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Project Management
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
1 16 (94.12%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Project Management
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
1 16 (94.12%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago