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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 301 270 295
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 1030 1144 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.05% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.11% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 891 967 871
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 2014 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 October 2014. 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
England -23 998 £60,000 - 132
London -17 391 £67,500 -10.00% 42
South East -32 238 £57,500 -4.16% 31
East of England -11 116 £62,500 +38.88% 14
North West -4 81 £52,500 -4.54% 17
City of London -3 72 £62,500 -16.66% 9
Berkshire -33 70 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Yorkshire -19 58 £52,500 -4.54% 14
East Midlands +5 55 £55,000 +2.32% 4
Surrey +8 51 £61,250 +2.08% 8
Manchester +9 48 £53,500 +7.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +12 43 £52,500 - 4
Bedfordshire +14 42 £62,500 +19.04% 6
West Yorkshire -19 35 £52,500 +5.00% 8
West Midlands -48 35 £55,000 - 4
Milton Keynes +21 34 £52,500 - 3
Bedford +15 30 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Hampshire +11 27 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Essex +10 27 £50,000 +110.52%
South West -60 27 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Nottinghamshire +14 26 £54,250 -3.12%
Nottingham +13 26 £54,250 -3.12%
Brighton -9 25 £58,750 +17.50% 2
East Sussex -12 25 £58,750 +17.50% 2
Reading -26 25 £62,500 -10.71% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 24 £62,500 - 3
Leeds -24 24 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Cheshire -25 21 £50,750 -15.41% 7
Hertfordshire -33 20 £60,000 +26.31% 5
Cambridge +1 19 £57,500 +35.29% 1

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 824 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (29.78%) .NET
3 433 (21.86%) Business Development
4 411 (20.75%) Finance
5 391 (19.74%) Scrum
5 391 (19.74%) Java
6 370 (18.68%) C#
7 321 (16.20%) Project Management
8 285 (14.39%) Microsoft
9 277 (13.98%) SQL
10 275 (13.88%) HTML
11 268 (13.53%) JavaScript
12 238 (12.01%) Mentoring
13 229 (11.56%) E-Commerce
14 226 (11.41%) Web Development
15 219 (11.06%) CSS
16 216 (10.90%) Degree
17 214 (10.80%) SQL Server
18 202 (10.20%) ASP.NET
19 198 (9.99%) Marketing
20 176 (8.88%) TDD
21 172 (8.68%) MS Excel
22 166 (8.38%) MVC
23 162 (8.18%) PHP
23 162 (8.18%) Line Management
24 160 (8.08%) Waterfall
25 159 (8.03%) Oracle
26 157 (7.93%) jQuery
27 156 (7.87%) CRM
28 144 (7.27%) Retail

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 65 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.18%) CMS
3 28 (1.41%) Apache
4 24 (1.21%) WebLogic
4 24 (1.21%) WebSphere
5 22 (1.11%) IIS
6 19 (0.96%) Drupal
7 18 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 14 (0.71%) Node.js
9 12 (0.61%) JBoss
10 9 (0.45%) Mule
11 8 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (0.35%) SAS
13 5 (0.25%) TeamSite
13 5 (0.25%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
14 4 (0.20%) Magnolia
14 4 (0.20%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 172 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.76%) MS Project
3 14 (0.71%) MS Office
4 13 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.050%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 34 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.76%) Magento
3 10 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
3 10 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.50%) Summit
3 10 (0.50%) HFM
4 9 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.20%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.15%) Agresso
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.10%) MultiFonds
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.10%) Retail-J
7 2 (0.10%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.050%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.050%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.08%) SaaS
2 36 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.40%) Taleo
5 8 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (0.35%) IaaS
6 7 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.20%) PaaS
8 2 (0.10%) GitHub
9 1 (0.050%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.050%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.050%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.050%) Heroku
9 1 (0.050%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.39%) Internet
2 32 (1.62%) Broadband
3 31 (1.56%) HTTP
4 25 (1.26%) 3G
5 16 (0.81%) WAN
6 15 (0.76%) Unified Communications
7 14 (0.71%) SSH
8 13 (0.66%) MPLS
9 11 (0.56%) Ethernet
10 8 (0.40%) ATM
10 8 (0.40%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.40%) LAN
11 7 (0.35%) VoIP
11 7 (0.35%) Intranet
12 6 (0.30%) VPLS
12 6 (0.30%) Network Security
13 5 (0.25%) Wireless
13 5 (0.25%) Extranet
13 5 (0.25%) DWDM
14 4 (0.20%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.20%) MySQL
3 80 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (1.51%) Relational Database
7 29 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 25 (1.26%) Oracle Database
9 17 (0.86%) OLAP
10 15 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (0.76%) Big Data
11 14 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 14 (0.71%) MS Access
12 13 (0.66%) DataStage
12 13 (0.66%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.56%) QlikView
13 11 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 59 (2.98%) Visual Studio
3 48 (2.42%) Subversion
4 45 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 26 (1.31%) JIRA
7 16 (0.81%) NUnit
8 15 (0.76%) Eclipse
9 13 (0.66%) Selenium
9 13 (0.66%) Moq
10 11 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (0.45%) MSTest
11 9 (0.45%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.40%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 5 (0.25%) JUnit
14 5 (0.25%) Maven
14 5 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
15 4 (0.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 411 (20.75%) Finance
2 198 (9.99%) Marketing
3 144 (7.27%) Retail
4 113 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 71 (3.58%) Banking
6 43 (2.17%) Advertising
7 35 (1.77%) Games
7 35 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.16%) Legal
8 23 (1.16%) Publishing
9 19 (0.96%) Law
10 18 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 15 (0.76%) Electronics
11 15 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.71%) German Language
13 13 (0.66%) Front Office
13 13 (0.66%) Back Office
14 9 (0.45%) Local Government
15 8 (0.40%) Automotive
16 7 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 590 (29.78%) .NET
2 275 (13.88%) HTML
3 219 (11.06%) CSS
4 202 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 157 (7.93%) jQuery
6 114 (5.75%) HTML5
7 106 (5.35%) Web Services
8 96 (4.85%) .NET Framework
9 81 (4.09%) XML
10 72 (3.63%) J2EE
10 72 (3.63%) Ajax
11 64 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (3.18%) AngularJS
13 61 (3.08%) WCF
14 57 (2.88%) CSS3
15 53 (2.68%) RESTful
16 45 (2.27%) LAMP
17 41 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (2.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 39 (1.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 88 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (3.89%) Computer Science
3 67 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
4 64 (3.23%) User Experience
5 60 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 57 (2.88%) Social Media
7 46 (2.32%) Open Source
8 45 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 28 (1.41%) iPad
10 23 (1.16%) Smartphone
11 21 (1.06%) Data Integration
12 20 (1.01%) N-Tier
13 17 (0.86%) iPhone
14 16 (0.81%) Market Risk
14 16 (0.81%) EFT
14 16 (0.81%) Derivative
15 15 (0.76%) Blog
16 14 (0.71%) FMCG
16 14 (0.71%) iSeries
16 14 (0.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 105 (5.30%) Linux
2 78 (3.94%) Windows
3 42 (2.12%) Apple iOS
4 37 (1.87%) Android
5 35 (1.77%) UNIX
6 15 (0.76%) CentOS
7 9 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (0.40%) Solaris
9 6 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.30%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.15%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.050%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.050%) SUSE
12 1 (0.050%) Debian
12 1 (0.050%) AIX
12 1 (0.050%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.050%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 824 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (21.86%) Business Development
3 391 (19.74%) Scrum
4 321 (16.20%) Project Management
5 238 (12.01%) Mentoring
6 229 (11.56%) E-Commerce
7 226 (11.41%) Web Development
8 176 (8.88%) TDD
9 166 (8.38%) MVC
10 162 (8.18%) Line Management
11 160 (8.08%) Waterfall
12 156 (7.87%) CRM
13 141 (7.12%) Coaching
14 135 (6.81%) People Management
14 135 (6.81%) Software Engineering
15 130 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
16 113 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 109 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
18 108 (5.45%) OO
19 93 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 391 (19.74%) Java
2 370 (18.68%) C#
3 277 (13.98%) SQL
4 268 (13.53%) JavaScript
5 162 (8.18%) PHP
6 111 (5.60%) C++
7 78 (3.94%) C
8 57 (2.88%) VB.NET
9 54 (2.73%) Python
10 49 (2.47%) T-SQL
11 46 (2.32%) PHP5
12 33 (1.67%) VB
13 20 (1.01%) Groovy
14 17 (0.86%) Perl
15 15 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 15 (0.76%) Ruby
16 13 (0.66%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.50%) RPG
18 9 (0.45%) ABAP
19 7 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 216 (10.90%) Degree
2 27 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 18 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (0.61%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.50%) PMP
8 8 (0.40%) MCP
9 7 (0.35%) MCSD
10 6 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.25%) MCAD
11 5 (0.25%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.15%) ISEB
12 3 (0.15%) MCSE
12 3 (0.15%) MCSA
12 3 (0.15%) CIMA
12 3 (0.15%) MBA
12 3 (0.15%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.90%) QA
2 36 (1.82%) SLA
3 28 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.45%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.25%) COBIT
6 4 (0.20%) WCAG
6 4 (0.20%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.15%) WAI
8 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.050%) EMIR
9 1 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.050%) Basel III
9 1 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.050%) GAMP
System Software
1 18 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.10%) NFS
2 2 (0.10%) Varnish
3 1 (0.050%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.050%) Firmware
3 1 (0.050%) Postfix
3 1 (0.050%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (0.71%) YUM
2 10 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.35%) Puppet
3 7 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.050%) Cacti
4 1 (0.050%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.050%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.050%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.050%) Ansible
4 1 (0.050%) logstash
4 1 (0.050%) Icinga
4 1 (0.050%) Nagios
Vendors
1 285 (14.39%) Microsoft
2 159 (8.03%) Oracle
3 78 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
4 59 (2.98%) SAP
5 29 (1.46%) Cisco
6 22 (1.11%) Informatica
6 22 (1.11%) Zend
7 21 (1.06%) VMware
7 21 (1.06%) HP
8 19 (0.96%) Sitecore
9 18 (0.91%) Google
10 16 (0.81%) IBM
11 15 (0.76%) Business Objects
11 15 (0.76%) Red Hat
12 14 (0.71%) NetApp
13 12 (0.61%) WatchGuard
13 12 (0.61%) SonicWALL
13 12 (0.61%) Mitel
14 11 (0.56%) Adobe
14 11 (0.56%) Twitter
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Western Union Lietuva
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum +Bens inc free breakfast & lunch
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum £65-85k+
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + £100,000 OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Candidate Source
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Southway Housing Trust
Salary: £39.5k - 41k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + benefits (£140K OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000 -60,000 plus bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago