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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 153 190 220
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 100 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.83% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85 48 52
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,070 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Manchester +7 45 £51,250 +0.98% 7
Cheshire +1 35 £51,500 -11.20% 3
Lancashire +10 11 £40,000 -16.66% 2
Cumbria - 5 - -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 100 (65.36%) .NET
2 66 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (39.87%) SQL
4 58 (37.91%) C#
5 51 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 42 (27.45%) HTML
7 40 (26.14%) ASP.NET
8 36 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 35 (22.88%) Scrum
10 34 (22.22%) Project Management
11 31 (20.26%) Windows
12 30 (19.61%) Mentoring
13 27 (17.65%) CSS
13 27 (17.65%) Degree
14 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
15 25 (16.34%) Resource Management
16 24 (15.69%) User Experience
17 23 (15.03%) Subversion
17 23 (15.03%) PhoneGap
17 23 (15.03%) Java
17 23 (15.03%) Objective-C
18 22 (14.38%) HTML5
18 22 (14.38%) MVC
18 22 (14.38%) Xamarin
18 22 (14.38%) Telerik
19 21 (13.73%) Business Development
19 21 (13.73%) VB.NET
20 20 (13.07%) Microsoft Azure
21 17 (11.11%) Web Services
21 17 (11.11%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.96%) Node.js
3 2 (1.31%) CMS
3 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.96%) SaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) Internet
2 3 (1.96%) VoIP
3 2 (1.31%) WAN
3 2 (1.31%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) MPLS
4 1 (0.65%) VPLS
4 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.31%) Big Data
3 2 (1.31%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (15.03%) Subversion
2 4 (2.61%) NUnit
2 4 (2.61%) MSTest
2 4 (2.61%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (2.61%) Moq
3 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
4 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (9.80%) Finance
2 13 (8.50%) Marketing
3 12 (7.84%) Retail
4 9 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.27%) Banking
6 3 (1.96%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (65.36%) .NET
2 42 (27.45%) HTML
3 40 (26.14%) ASP.NET
4 27 (17.65%) CSS
5 23 (15.03%) PhoneGap
6 22 (14.38%) HTML5
7 17 (11.11%) Web Services
8 14 (9.15%) XML
8 14 (9.15%) XSLT
8 14 (9.15%) RESTful
9 9 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (5.23%) jQuery
10 8 (5.23%) WinForms
11 7 (4.58%) WCF
11 7 (4.58%) Ninject
12 4 (2.61%) Unity DI Container
12 4 (2.61%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (2.61%) Castle Windsor
12 4 (2.61%) Spring.NET
13 3 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.69%) User Experience
2 9 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.96%) iPhone
5 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.31%) Telematics
6 2 (1.31%) Open Source
6 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) LIMS
7 1 (0.65%) BBC
7 1 (0.65%) Informatics
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.26%) Windows
2 8 (5.23%) Linux
3 5 (3.27%) Android
4 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.88%) Scrum
3 34 (22.22%) Project Management
4 30 (19.61%) Mentoring
5 25 (16.34%) Resource Management
6 22 (14.38%) MVC
7 21 (13.73%) Business Development
8 17 (11.11%) Web Development
9 16 (10.46%) Software Engineering
10 15 (9.80%) Line Management
11 14 (9.15%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (7.84%) Coaching
13 11 (7.19%) TDD
14 10 (6.54%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.88%) PRINCE2
15 9 (5.88%) People Management
16 7 (4.58%) Dependency Injection
16 7 (4.58%) Web Application Development
16 7 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 5 (3.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.87%) SQL
2 58 (37.91%) C#
3 51 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (15.03%) Java
4 23 (15.03%) Objective-C
5 21 (13.73%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.88%) C++
7 6 (3.92%) PHP
8 5 (3.27%) C
9 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) VB
10 1 (0.65%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 27 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.31%) PMP
3 2 (1.31%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.38%) Telerik
2 22 (14.38%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.27%) Ab Initio
4 4 (2.61%) VMware
4 4 (2.61%) Google
4 4 (2.61%) Cisco
4 4 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle
6 2 (1.31%) Mitel
6 2 (1.31%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.31%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.31%) Remedy
6 2 (1.31%) HP
6 2 (1.31%) Avaya
6 2 (1.31%) NetApp
7 1 (0.65%) IBM
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