The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 219 250 240
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 16 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.078% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.081% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 18
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £71,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +21.73%
Head of Development
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
5451 6167 6884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.51% 96.72% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4632 5038 5550
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Head of Development in the job title.

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in the North West

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Head of Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 11 £70,000 +12.00%
Cheshire +38 4 £52,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £72,500 -
Head of Development
England

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Head of Development job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Java
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) Android
2 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 10 (45.45%) Analytics
2 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 10 (45.45%) Android Development
2 10 (45.45%) iOS Development
3 9 (40.91%) Appium
3 9 (40.91%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (40.91%) Calabash
3 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Memory Management
3 9 (40.91%) SOAP
3 9 (40.91%) XML
3 9 (40.91%) Apple
3 9 (40.91%) Perforce
3 9 (40.91%) Objective-C
3 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Google
3 9 (40.91%) JSON
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Sage Pay
2 1 (4.55%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Appium
1 9 (40.91%) Calabash
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) JSON
2 9 (40.91%) SOAP
2 9 (40.91%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Android
1 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Analytics
1 10 (45.45%) Android Development
1 10 (45.45%) iOS Development
2 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Memory Management
2 9 (40.91%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 2 (9.09%) People Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Apple
1 9 (40.91%) Google
1 9 (40.91%) Perforce
2 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator
2 1 (4.55%) Yahoo!
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