The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 193 212 187
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 61 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.91% 0.61% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.65% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60 35 43
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
Development Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Development Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager across the North West region.

Development Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Development Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +17 27 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Manchester +4 26 £57,500 +21.05% 7
Lancashire +4 4 £36,250 -36.95% 3
Merseyside - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £42,500 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Development Manager 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 59 (59.00%) .NET
2 40 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (36.00%) C#
4 34 (34.00%) SQL Server
5 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 29 (29.00%) Finance
7 25 (25.00%) Scrum
7 25 (25.00%) TDD
7 25 (25.00%) Java
8 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
8 21 (21.00%) WCF
9 18 (18.00%) Web Services
10 17 (17.00%) SOA
10 17 (17.00%) Business Development
10 17 (17.00%) BDD
11 16 (16.00%) CSS
11 16 (16.00%) SQL
12 15 (15.00%) HTML
12 15 (15.00%) OO
12 15 (15.00%) .NET Framework
13 14 (14.00%) Mentoring
13 14 (14.00%) Coaching
13 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
13 14 (14.00%) SEO
13 14 (14.00%) MVC
14 13 (13.00%) jQuery
15 12 (12.00%) C++
16 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce
16 11 (11.00%) Project Management
16 11 (11.00%) Resource Management

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Development Manager 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.00%) Drupal
3 1 (1.00%) WordPress
3 1 (1.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) CMS
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.00%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.00%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) GPRS
1 5 (5.00%) UMTS
2 3 (3.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.00%) DB2
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 29 (29.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.00%) Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Marketing
4 6 (6.00%) Automotive
5 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) Local Government
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Front Office
6 1 (1.00%) Law
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (59.00%) .NET
2 21 (21.00%) WCF
3 18 (18.00%) Web Services
4 16 (16.00%) CSS
5 15 (15.00%) HTML
5 15 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (13.00%) jQuery
8 10 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (8.00%) RESTful
10 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.00%) J2EE
11 4 (4.00%) .NET Compact Framework
11 4 (4.00%) REST
12 3 (3.00%) JSP
12 3 (3.00%) Struts
12 3 (3.00%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.00%) Velocity
12 3 (3.00%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 10 (10.00%) Social Media
2 8 (8.00%) User Experience
3 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.00%) Online Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.00%) New Media
6 1 (1.00%) iSeries
6 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Android
2 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.00%) Windows CE
3 5 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.00%) TDD
2 25 (25.00%) Scrum
3 17 (17.00%) Business Development
3 17 (17.00%) BDD
3 17 (17.00%) SOA
4 15 (15.00%) OO
5 14 (14.00%) MVC
5 14 (14.00%) SEO
5 14 (14.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.00%) Coaching
6 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.00%) Resource Management
6 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.00%) Project Management
7 10 (10.00%) People Management
7 10 (10.00%) Line Management
8 8 (8.00%) DevOps
9 7 (7.00%) Web Development
9 7 (7.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.00%) C#
2 25 (25.00%) Java
3 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.00%) SQL
5 12 (12.00%) C++
6 3 (3.00%) C
6 3 (3.00%) VB
6 3 (3.00%) PHP
6 3 (3.00%) RPG
7 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.00%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.00%) Autodesk
4 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.00%) Telerik
5 1 (1.00%) Lagan
5 1 (1.00%) Northgate
5 1 (1.00%) Civica
5 1 (1.00%) Orchard
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) FrontRange
5 1 (1.00%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.00%) Oneserve
5 1 (1.00%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
5 1 (1.00%) Unisys
5 1 (1.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) HP
5 1 (1.00%) Sage
5 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
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