The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 308 331 286
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 1011 941 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.82% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.87% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 859 737 886
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager within the UK.

Development Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Development Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(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
England +36 970 £62,500 +8.69% 117
London +43 407 £75,000 +11.11% 32
South East +3 208 £60,000 - 29
City of London +23 82 £75,000 +15.38% 6
Yorkshire +25 76 £60,000 +26.31% 9
East of England +2 69 £61,500 +6.95% 5
West Yorkshire +39 66 £60,000 +28.34% 4
Surrey +27 66 £65,000 - 7
North West +25 61 £52,500 +10.52% 13
West Midlands -14 54 £52,500 -4.54% 16
Berkshire -24 47 £62,500 -3.84% 13
Leeds +26 41 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hertfordshire +25 40 £65,000 - 3
South West +2 40 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Midlands -27 28 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East Sussex +12 27 £58,000 +8.41%
Cheshire +7 27 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Manchester +7 26 £57,500 +21.05% 6
Rickmansworth -2 25 £65,000 - 1
Birmingham +9 24 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Brighton +18 22 £59,000 +8.75%
Reading -9 21 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Hampshire +34 20 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Scotland -9 20 £49,250 +3.68% 2
Bradford - 19 £55,000 - 1
North East +10 18 £55,000 +4.76%
Oxfordshire +10 18 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 16 £55,000 +18.91%
Oxford +10 16 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Tyne and Wear +7 16 £55,000 +4.76%

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 896 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (31.31%) .NET
3 543 (27.73%) Java
4 523 (26.71%) Finance
5 492 (25.13%) C#
6 384 (19.61%) Scrum
7 369 (18.85%) Business Development
8 343 (17.52%) Project Management
9 293 (14.96%) Microsoft
10 288 (14.71%) SQL
11 262 (13.38%) SQL Server
12 241 (12.31%) SDLC
13 238 (12.16%) JavaScript
14 235 (12.00%) Degree
15 233 (11.90%) Line Management
16 231 (11.80%) Mentoring
17 217 (11.08%) Oracle
18 205 (10.47%) Marketing
19 202 (10.32%) HTML
20 185 (9.45%) ASP.NET
21 177 (9.04%) Spring
22 167 (8.53%) Web Services
23 166 (8.48%) E-Commerce
24 165 (8.43%) MS Excel
25 156 (7.97%) TDD
25 156 (7.97%) People Management
25 156 (7.97%) QA
26 155 (7.92%) Hibernate
26 155 (7.92%) CSS
27 154 (7.87%) MVC

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 48 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 43 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 39 (1.99%) Tomcat
4 36 (1.84%) Apache
5 33 (1.69%) CMS
6 28 (1.43%) IIS
7 26 (1.33%) JBoss
7 26 (1.33%) Node.js
8 24 (1.23%) WorkSite
9 20 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 16 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.66%) Drupal
13 10 (0.51%) WordPress
14 5 (0.26%) Jetty
14 5 (0.26%) Moodle
14 5 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.26%) SugarCRM
15 4 (0.20%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 165 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 66 (3.37%) MS Office
3 31 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.77%) MS Project
5 14 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.66%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.10%) Windchill
7 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (2.40%) Oracle Applications
2 24 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.41%) LatentZero
4 8 (0.41%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.36%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.26%) Magento
6 5 (0.26%) TIBCO iProcess
6 5 (0.26%) Sage CRM
6 5 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.26%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.20%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.10%) FRx
9 2 (0.10%) Shopify
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.10%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 96 (4.90%) SaaS
2 54 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (1.74%) IaaS
5 33 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.87%) PaaS
8 5 (0.26%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.26%) Office 365
9 4 (0.20%) GitHub
10 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.74%) Unified Communications
2 20 (1.02%) Internet
3 9 (0.46%) SSL
4 8 (0.41%) Intranet
4 8 (0.41%) HTTP
5 5 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
5 5 (0.26%) GPRS
5 5 (0.26%) UMTS
5 5 (0.26%) Extranet
6 4 (0.20%) MPLS
6 4 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.20%) LDAP
6 4 (0.20%) VoIP
6 4 (0.20%) WAN
6 4 (0.20%) GSM
7 3 (0.15%) Broadband
7 3 (0.15%) 3GPP
7 3 (0.15%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.15%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 105 (5.36%) MySQL
3 84 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 66 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 48 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 43 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 42 (2.15%) Big Data
8 38 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (1.79%) MongoDB
10 28 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.02%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 64 (3.27%) Git (software)
2 51 (2.60%) Subversion
2 51 (2.60%) JIRA
3 47 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 41 (2.09%) Visual Studio
5 30 (1.53%) Jenkins
6 25 (1.28%) NUnit
7 20 (1.02%) InstallShield
8 16 (0.82%) Selenium
9 13 (0.66%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.51%) Maven
11 6 (0.31%) JUnit
11 6 (0.31%) FitNesse
12 5 (0.26%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.26%) SpecFlow
13 4 (0.20%) ClearQuest
13 4 (0.20%) Bower
13 4 (0.20%) Grunt
13 4 (0.20%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.15%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 523 (26.71%) Finance
2 205 (10.47%) Marketing
3 121 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 120 (6.13%) Banking
5 98 (5.01%) Retail
6 56 (2.86%) Legal
7 46 (2.35%) Games
8 38 (1.94%) Advertising
9 37 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 35 (1.79%) Law
11 30 (1.53%) Front Office
12 27 (1.38%) Electronics
13 24 (1.23%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.92%) Back Office
15 17 (0.87%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.77%) Local Government
17 14 (0.72%) Online Betting
18 12 (0.61%) German Language
19 11 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (31.31%) .NET
2 202 (10.32%) HTML
3 185 (9.45%) ASP.NET
4 177 (9.04%) Spring
5 167 (8.53%) Web Services
6 155 (7.92%) Hibernate
6 155 (7.92%) CSS
7 114 (5.82%) XML
8 100 (5.11%) J2EE
9 91 (4.65%) jQuery
10 72 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (3.63%) WCF
12 68 (3.47%) .NET Framework
13 67 (3.42%) HTML5
14 59 (3.01%) REST
15 57 (2.91%) Ajax
16 56 (2.86%) RESTful
17 50 (2.55%) AngularJS
18 48 (2.45%) SOAP
19 47 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 106 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 106 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 67 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 53 (2.71%) Management Information System
5 37 (1.89%) User Experience
6 33 (1.69%) Social Media
7 25 (1.28%) Mathematics
7 25 (1.28%) Mainframe
8 19 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
9 17 (0.87%) Online Games
9 17 (0.87%) DTV
10 16 (0.82%) NHS
11 15 (0.77%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.56%) Hedge funds
12 11 (0.56%) iPad
12 11 (0.56%) Data Integration
12 11 (0.56%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.56%) PMI
13 10 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 83 (4.24%) Windows
2 57 (2.91%) Linux
3 45 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 38 (1.94%) Android
5 18 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.61%) UNIX
9 10 (0.51%) Solaris
10 8 (0.41%) CentOS
11 7 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.26%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.051%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.051%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 384 (19.61%) Scrum
3 369 (18.85%) Business Development
4 343 (17.52%) Project Management
5 241 (12.31%) SDLC
6 233 (11.90%) Line Management
7 231 (11.80%) Mentoring
8 166 (8.48%) E-Commerce
9 156 (7.97%) TDD
9 156 (7.97%) People Management
10 154 (7.87%) MVC
11 146 (7.46%) Coaching
12 142 (7.25%) OO
13 137 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 127 (6.49%) Software Engineering
15 117 (5.98%) PRINCE2
15 117 (5.98%) Software Delivery
16 115 (5.87%) Open Source
17 113 (5.77%) CRM
18 110 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 543 (27.73%) Java
2 492 (25.13%) C#
3 288 (14.71%) SQL
4 238 (12.16%) JavaScript
5 111 (5.67%) C++
6 108 (5.52%) PHP
7 99 (5.06%) C
8 86 (4.39%) PL/SQL
9 31 (1.58%) VB.NET
10 26 (1.33%) VB
11 24 (1.23%) Python
12 20 (1.02%) T-SQL
13 16 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 15 (0.77%) Perl
15 14 (0.72%) Scala
16 13 (0.66%) Objective-C
16 13 (0.66%) Ruby
17 8 (0.41%) MATLAB
17 8 (0.41%) COBOL
18 7 (0.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 235 (12.00%) Degree
2 20 (1.02%) PMI Certification
3 13 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (0.46%) PMP
5 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.20%) ISEB
7 4 (0.20%) SAP Certification
7 4 (0.20%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.15%) MCP
8 3 (0.15%) MBA
8 3 (0.15%) MCTS
9 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.051%) APMP
10 1 (0.051%) PhD
10 1 (0.051%) MCSE
10 1 (0.051%) MCAD
10 1 (0.051%) MCSD
10 1 (0.051%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (7.97%) QA
2 16 (0.82%) SLA
3 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.10%) TickIT
5 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.051%) FATCA
5 1 (0.051%) EMIR
System Software
1 10 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.26%) Firmware
5 2 (0.10%) Varnish
6 1 (0.051%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.10%) MOM
2 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.10%) Puppet
2 2 (0.10%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.051%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.051%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.051%) Ansible
3 1 (0.051%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.051%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.051%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.051%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 293 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 217 (11.08%) Oracle
3 42 (2.15%) SAP
4 33 (1.69%) Cisco
5 29 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (1.38%) HP
7 21 (1.07%) IBM
8 19 (0.97%) Polycom
9 17 (0.87%) hybris
10 15 (0.77%) Facebook
11 14 (0.72%) Perforce
12 12 (0.61%) VMware
13 11 (0.56%) Google
14 10 (0.51%) Sun
15 9 (0.46%) Sybase
16 8 (0.41%) Planview
16 8 (0.41%) TOWER Software
16 8 (0.41%) Pardot
16 8 (0.41%) Zend
17 7 (0.36%) Xamarin
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £11000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum Plus Bonus Plus Car Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Exc bonus + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £68000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
IT Recruitment Co
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 DOE, plus bonus'
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35to 70k
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Basic salary up to £35,000 plus unca
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago