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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 191 171 164
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 58 81 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 1.13% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.19% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 54 71 82
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
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
6247 6794 7160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.19% 95.14% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4992 5499 6017
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 £24,375 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Manchester +1 42 £49,500 -1.00% 4
Cheshire -1 9 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Lancashire -8 4 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Merseyside +15 2 £87,500 +94.44% 2
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 108 (65.45%) .NET
2 74 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (38.18%) SQL
4 57 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 55 (33.33%) Java
6 49 (29.70%) C#
7 47 (28.48%) HTML
8 44 (26.67%) User Experience
9 43 (26.06%) Scrum
10 41 (24.85%) Microsoft
11 39 (23.64%) CSS
12 38 (23.03%) Resource Management
13 37 (22.42%) HTML5
13 37 (22.42%) PhoneGap
14 36 (21.82%) Objective-C
15 35 (21.21%) Telerik
15 35 (21.21%) Subversion
15 35 (21.21%) Xamarin
16 33 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 32 (19.39%) Degree
18 28 (16.97%) Mentoring
19 25 (15.15%) Windows
20 22 (13.33%) Line Management
21 21 (12.73%) ASP.NET
21 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
22 20 (12.12%) C++
23 19 (11.52%) Project Management
24 18 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
24 18 (10.91%) Business Development
24 18 (10.91%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.61%) SugarCRM
1 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.61%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) MPLS
2 1 (0.61%) VPLS
2 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.21%) Big Data
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
4 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (21.21%) Subversion
2 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 18 (10.91%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Retail
3 14 (8.48%) Marketing
4 6 (3.64%) Banking
5 5 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.82%) Advertising
8 2 (1.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (65.45%) .NET
2 47 (28.48%) HTML
3 39 (23.64%) CSS
4 37 (22.42%) HTML5
4 37 (22.42%) PhoneGap
5 21 (12.73%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.27%) jQuery
7 11 (6.67%) Web Services
8 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (4.24%) RESTful
10 5 (3.03%) XML
10 5 (3.03%) XSLT
10 5 (3.03%) J2EE
11 3 (1.82%) Spring
11 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.82%) WCF
11 3 (1.82%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.21%) Grails
12 2 (1.21%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.67%) User Experience
2 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.21%) Telematics
5 1 (0.61%) Open Source
5 1 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.61%) NHS
5 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) BBC
5 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.61%) Equities
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.15%) Windows
2 17 (10.30%) Linux
3 2 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.21%) Android
3 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (26.06%) Scrum
3 38 (23.03%) Resource Management
4 28 (16.97%) Mentoring
5 22 (13.33%) Line Management
6 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 19 (11.52%) Project Management
8 18 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (10.91%) Business Development
9 13 (7.88%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.27%) Waterfall
11 10 (6.06%) MVC
11 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.45%) Coaching
12 9 (5.45%) People Management
13 8 (4.85%) TDD
13 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2
14 7 (4.24%) BDD
15 5 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (3.03%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.18%) SQL
2 57 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 55 (33.33%) Java
4 49 (29.70%) C#
5 36 (21.82%) Objective-C
6 20 (12.12%) C++
7 11 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.64%) PHP
9 3 (1.82%) C
10 1 (0.61%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 32 (19.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 41 (24.85%) Microsoft
2 35 (21.21%) Telerik
2 35 (21.21%) Xamarin
3 8 (4.85%) Oracle
4 5 (3.03%) Ab Initio
5 3 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.21%) SAP
6 2 (1.21%) Facebook
7 1 (0.61%) Unisys
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) BT
7 1 (0.61%) Sage
7 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.61%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.61%) Oneserve
7 1 (0.61%) Lagan
7 1 (0.61%) Northgate
7 1 (0.61%) Civica
7 1 (0.61%) Orchard
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