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 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 143 131 123
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 25 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.74% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.79% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 35
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% -4.54%
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
3540 2925 2970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.83% 94.57% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2274 1932 2059
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £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 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 21 August 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 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
Edinburgh -15 9 £45,000 -4.25% 2
Glasgow -13 6 £47,500 -26.92% 3
Aberdeen - 4 £39,000 -
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 21 August 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 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 10 (27.78%) HTML
4 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.78%) CSS
4 10 (27.78%) Finance
5 9 (25.00%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.67%) Business Development
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
8 5 (13.89%) PHP
8 5 (13.89%) SQL
9 4 (11.11%) C++
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.11%) Windows
9 4 (11.11%) Marketing
10 3 (8.33%) Apache
10 3 (8.33%) Python
10 3 (8.33%) B2B
10 3 (8.33%) SLA
10 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (8.33%) MVC
10 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.33%) WCF
10 3 (8.33%) HTML5

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) CSS
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.33%) WCF
4 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (5.56%) Spring.NET
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.56%) NHibernate
5 2 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.78%) XHTML
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.78%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.56%) Equities
2 2 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Business Development
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) B2B
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) AOP
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Validation
6 2 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.56%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) PHP
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.78%) Delphi
7 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CITP
2 2 (5.56%) MCSD
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) Cacti
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.56%) Reuters
2 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Sybase
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