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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 209 186 158
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 47 54 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.77% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.81% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 84
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% -4.54%
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
7056 6626 7121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.71% 94.33% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 5685 6186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -5 24 £47,500 +2.15% 7
Cheshire -15 15 £60,000 - 4
Lancashire - 5 £48,750 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 44 (45.83%) .NET
2 39 (40.63%) C#
3 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
4 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
5 25 (26.04%) SQL
6 23 (23.96%) HTML
6 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
6 23 (23.96%) Microsoft
6 23 (23.96%) Business Development
7 19 (19.79%) Project Management
8 17 (17.71%) Finance
9 16 (16.67%) Scrum
10 15 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (14.58%) MVC
12 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
13 12 (12.50%) Web Services
13 12 (12.50%) XML
13 12 (12.50%) Windows
14 11 (11.46%) Java
14 11 (11.46%) VB.NET
14 11 (11.46%) CSS
14 11 (11.46%) Marketing
14 11 (11.46%) RESTful
15 10 (10.42%) XSLT
15 10 (10.42%) E-Commerce
15 10 (10.42%) Web Development
16 9 (9.38%) CRM
16 9 (9.38%) Internet
16 9 (9.38%) TDD
17 8 (8.33%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Office 365
2 2 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.17%) QlikView
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.04%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) NUnit
2 4 (4.17%) MSTest
2 4 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (4.17%) Moq
3 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.08%) JIRA
3 2 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.04%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Marketing
3 8 (8.33%) Retail
4 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.83%) .NET
2 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
3 23 (23.96%) HTML
4 12 (12.50%) Web Services
4 12 (12.50%) XML
5 11 (11.46%) CSS
5 11 (11.46%) RESTful
6 10 (10.42%) XSLT
7 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.17%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (4.17%) Ninject
8 4 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (4.17%) Spring.NET
8 4 (4.17%) WCF
9 3 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.13%) Java EE
9 3 (3.13%) Middleware
9 3 (3.13%) LAMP
9 3 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Social Media
2 4 (4.17%) Open Source
2 4 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) New Media
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Business Development
2 19 (19.79%) Project Management
3 16 (16.67%) Scrum
4 15 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.58%) MVC
6 10 (10.42%) Web Development
6 10 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.38%) CRM
7 9 (9.38%) TDD
8 8 (8.33%) Kanban
9 7 (7.29%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (6.25%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.25%) Telemarketing
10 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.21%) Web Design
11 5 (5.21%) SEO
11 5 (5.21%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) C#
2 25 (26.04%) SQL
3 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.46%) VB.NET
4 11 (11.46%) Java
5 5 (5.21%) PHP
6 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.08%) C
7 2 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) PMP
2 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (23.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) VMware
3 4 (4.17%) NetApp
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (2.08%) HP
4 2 (2.08%) EMC
4 2 (2.08%) CommVault
4 2 (2.08%) WatchGuard
4 2 (2.08%) SonicWALL
4 2 (2.08%) Remedy
5 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.04%) Google
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) JBoss
5 1 (1.04%) Progress
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £29000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + OAckage
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Three People
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + uncapped + car + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago