The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Development
Rank 175 181 173
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.024% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.025% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -48.38%
UK excluding London average salary £55,625 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-14.42% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3726 3952 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.38% 94.98% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3065 3428 3199
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Development
North West

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Sage
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Line 500
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Sage
1 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie