The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank 433 447 404
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 8 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 28
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £43,000 £54,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,900 £85,000 £70,450
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,625 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -14.42%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19713 21727 21070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.98% 95.00% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16217 17415 17392
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in the South East

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in the South East

Head of Development
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Surrey +4 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Berkshire -8 1 £80,000 +11.49% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £62,500 +6.38%
Head of Development
England

Head of Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) SaaS
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
6 4 (18.18%) Marketing
6 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 4 (18.18%) Security Management
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) WSDL
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) Apache
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Mule
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) SaaS
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) PROIV
1 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) WSDL
2 3 (13.64%) WCF
2 3 (13.64%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) JSP
3 1 (4.55%) Servlets
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) DTV
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 4 (18.18%) Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C#
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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