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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 237 244 239
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.095% 0.034% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.035% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £51,500 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -19.23%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +21.73%
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 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
5124 5762 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.25% 97.09% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4347 4843 4863
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 2 - - 1
Somerset - 2 £59,250 -
Wiltshire - 1 £51,500 -
Head of Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) JTA
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Kentico
3 1 (14.29%) REST

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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Kentico
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) JTA
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Symfony
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) OOP
1 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
1 1 (14.29%) Facebook
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
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