The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
England / South West
Rank 216 231 238
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 9 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £75,500 £95,000
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4820 5325 5868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.63% 97.26% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 4551 4970
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in the South West

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in the South West

Head of Development
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Bristol +10 5 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £70,000 - 1
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 West region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) People Management
4 8 (28.57%) .NET
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.00%) Product Management
6 6 (21.43%) Kanban
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) PMI
7 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
7 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
7 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
7 5 (17.86%) Supplier Management
7 5 (17.86%) Release Management
7 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 5 (17.86%) CBAP
8 4 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (14.29%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
8 4 (14.29%) User Stories
8 4 (14.29%) Line Management
8 4 (14.29%) JIRA
8 4 (14.29%) Statistics
8 4 (14.29%) Marketing
8 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (10.71%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Azure Machine Learning
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Electronics
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) PMI
2 4 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) People Management
4 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.00%) Product Management
5 6 (21.43%) Kanban
6 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
6 5 (17.86%) Release Management
6 5 (17.86%) Supplier Management
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.29%) Line Management
7 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 4 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) User Stories
8 2 (7.14%) Business Development
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CBAP
1 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £80000 per annum + Great bens
Posted: 12 days ago