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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 143 126 119
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 14 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 1.06% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.11% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 25
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £77,500
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
2834 2963 3173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.61% 95.61% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1914 2068
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
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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
Glasgow -11 7 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Edinburgh -11 4 £72,500 +47.95% 5
Stirling +10 2 £47,500 -
Development Manager
UK

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) Line Management
3 9 (28.13%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.75%) SDLC
6 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 5 (15.63%) Kanban
7 5 (15.63%) Banking
7 5 (15.63%) Java
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (12.50%) People Management
8 4 (12.50%) Coaching
8 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.50%) DevOps
8 4 (12.50%) QA
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) J2EE
10 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 2 (6.25%) C++
10 2 (6.25%) HTML
10 2 (6.25%) Linux
10 2 (6.25%) SAP

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
1 1 (3.13%) NFC
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.38%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (3.13%) Ajax
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.13%) ODBC
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.25%) Social Media
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) Line Management
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) SDLC
5 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.63%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Coaching
7 4 (12.50%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) People Management
7 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (6.25%) Business Development
9 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.25%) MVC
9 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 5 (15.63%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Splunk
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