The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 154 139 113
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 17 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.58% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.62% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 39
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Development Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3461 2926 3004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.40% 94.60% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 1929 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Development Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Development Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Edinburgh -13 7 £47,500 +1.06%
Aberdeen - 4 £39,000 -
Glasgow -6 2 £53,750 -2.27%
Stirling - 2 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Development Manager
UK

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) HTML
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (27.27%) CSS
4 9 (27.27%) Finance
5 7 (21.21%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) Business Development
6 6 (18.18%) Degree
6 6 (18.18%) Line Management
7 5 (15.15%) People Management
7 5 (15.15%) PHP
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.12%) Windows
8 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.12%) Marketing
9 3 (9.09%) WCF
9 3 (9.09%) HTML5
9 3 (9.09%) iPad
9 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.09%) C++
9 3 (9.09%) Python
9 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Couchbase
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) CSS
2 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) WCF
4 3 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (6.06%) Spring.NET
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (3.03%) XHTML
6 1 (3.03%) LAMP
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) iPad
2 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.06%) Equities
2 2 (6.06%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) Business Development
3 6 (18.18%) Line Management
4 5 (15.15%) People Management
5 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) B2B
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) AOP
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Validation
7 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) Delphi
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CITP
2 2 (6.06%) MCSD
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) Cacti
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.06%) Reuters
2 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle