The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Development in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Development
Rank 137 132 127
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.13% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £78,500 £80,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £71,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-19.58% +10.00%
Head of Development
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2306 2113 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.65% 93.87% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1678 1601
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in Reading

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in Reading

Head of Development
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £91000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago