The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
England / South East
Rank 375 398 450
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 19 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 21
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Head of Development in the job title.

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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 11 £80,000 - 2
Berkshire +28 3 £75,000 +7.14%
Hampshire +20 3 £60,000 -
Surrey +44 2 - -
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Head of Development job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) J2EE
4 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
4 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
5 10 (22.73%) QA
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 9 (20.45%) TDD
7 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) Finance
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
8 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.64%) HTML5
9 6 (13.64%) Release Management
9 6 (13.64%) jQuery
9 6 (13.64%) HTML
9 6 (13.64%) CSS
9 6 (13.64%) JIRA
10 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
11 4 (9.09%) SDLC
11 4 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
11 4 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
11 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
11 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
11 4 (9.09%) Marketing
11 4 (9.09%) MS Excel

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) J2EE
2 6 (13.64%) CSS
2 6 (13.64%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) HTML5
2 6 (13.64%) jQuery
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) Ajax
4 1 (2.27%) CSS3
4 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) XHTML
4 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Online Games
3 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
2 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
3 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 9 (20.45%) TDD
5 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.64%) Release Management
8 4 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 4 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) Change Control
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.82%) Scrum
9 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) R
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) hybris
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