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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 313 338 287
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 1011 953 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.82% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.87% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 854 729 886
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,806
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.47%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £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 4 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 4 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
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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 +31 965 £60,000 +4.34% 127
London +42 414 £72,000 +2.85% 53
South East -13 171 £60,000 +4.34% 27
City of London +42 93 £75,000 +25.00% 22
East of England +13 87 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Yorkshire +26 85 £55,000 +15.78% 8
West Yorkshire +35 68 £60,000 +28.34% 6
Surrey +33 64 £65,000 +8.33% 9
North West +21 62 £55,000 +15.78% 4
West Midlands -32 49 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Leeds +28 47 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Hertfordshire +27 43 £65,000 -1.88% 2
Berkshire -18 37 £62,500 -8.08% 5
East Midlands -13 34 £50,000 +2.56% 10
South West -15 34 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Manchester +18 33 £57,500 +21.05%
Cheshire +12 26 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Scotland +12 25 £48,500 +14.11% 3
Rickmansworth +7 24 £65,000 - 1
East Sussex +23 21 £55,750 +4.20% 2
North East +8 19 £55,000 +10.00%
Staines -3 19 £65,000 -7.14%
Bedfordshire +1 17 £55,000 +2.32%
Birmingham -12 17 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Leicestershire +21 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Brighton +19 16 £60,000 +12.14% 2
Bradford - 16 £58,750 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 15 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh +11 15 £45,750 -14.88% 2
Oxfordshire +10 15 £55,000 -8.33% 2

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 920 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 654 (32.28%) .NET
3 556 (27.44%) Java
4 527 (26.01%) Finance
5 520 (25.67%) C#
6 412 (20.34%) Scrum
7 369 (18.21%) Business Development
8 344 (16.98%) Project Management
9 294 (14.51%) SQL
10 283 (13.97%) Microsoft
11 280 (13.82%) SQL Server
12 251 (12.39%) JavaScript
13 246 (12.14%) Degree
14 234 (11.55%) SDLC
15 226 (11.15%) Mentoring
16 221 (10.91%) Line Management
17 218 (10.76%) ASP.NET
18 214 (10.56%) Oracle
19 211 (10.41%) HTML
20 210 (10.37%) Marketing
21 172 (8.49%) E-Commerce
22 171 (8.44%) Web Services
23 170 (8.39%) Spring
23 170 (8.39%) TDD
24 164 (8.09%) MVC
25 163 (8.05%) Coaching
26 162 (8.00%) MS Excel
27 157 (7.75%) People Management
28 153 (7.55%) CSS
29 151 (7.45%) Hibernate

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (2.37%) WebSphere
2 45 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 39 (1.92%) Apache
4 38 (1.88%) CMS
4 38 (1.88%) Tomcat
5 34 (1.68%) IIS
6 26 (1.28%) JBoss
6 26 (1.28%) Node.js
7 20 (0.99%) WebLogic
8 18 (0.89%) WorkSite
9 16 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.54%) WordPress
10 11 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.44%) Drupal
12 8 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.30%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.30%) FileNet
14 6 (0.30%) Jetty
Applications
1 162 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 64 (3.16%) MS Office
3 29 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.64%) PowerPivot
4 13 (0.64%) MS Project
5 12 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.099%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.049%) SPSS
7 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
2 28 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.35%) LatentZero
4 7 (0.35%) thinkFolio
5 6 (0.30%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.25%) Sage CRM
6 5 (0.25%) TIBCO iProcess
6 5 (0.25%) Magento
6 5 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.25%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.20%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.15%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.099%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.099%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.099%) SAP PS
9 2 (0.099%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 86 (4.24%) SaaS
2 52 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (1.63%) IaaS
5 28 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.79%) PaaS
8 5 (0.25%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.20%) Office 365
9 4 (0.20%) GitHub
10 2 (0.099%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.099%) Route 53
10 2 (0.099%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.73%) Unified Communications
2 25 (1.23%) Internet
3 7 (0.35%) HTTP
4 6 (0.30%) WAN
4 6 (0.30%) Intranet
4 6 (0.30%) SSL
5 5 (0.25%) UMTS
5 5 (0.25%) GPRS
5 5 (0.25%) MPLS
5 5 (0.25%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.20%) GSM
6 4 (0.20%) LDAP
6 4 (0.20%) VoIP
6 4 (0.20%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.20%) Extranet
6 4 (0.20%) RFID
6 4 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.15%) Wireless
7 3 (0.15%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 102 (5.03%) MySQL
3 80 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 61 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 54 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 45 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 43 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (1.78%) Big Data
9 35 (1.73%) MongoDB
10 34 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (1.18%) RDBMS
14 20 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 14 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
19 8 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 54 (2.67%) JIRA
3 53 (2.62%) Subversion
4 51 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 51 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (1.53%) Jenkins
6 27 (1.33%) NUnit
7 21 (1.04%) InstallShield
8 14 (0.69%) Selenium
9 13 (0.64%) Maven
9 13 (0.64%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.49%) Moq
11 9 (0.44%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.35%) JUnit
12 7 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
13 5 (0.25%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.25%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.25%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.20%) Grunt
14 4 (0.20%) Bower
General
1 527 (26.01%) Finance
2 210 (10.37%) Marketing
3 130 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 126 (6.22%) Banking
5 112 (5.53%) Retail
6 50 (2.47%) Games
7 48 (2.37%) Legal
8 46 (2.27%) Advertising
9 36 (1.78%) Front Office
10 32 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 30 (1.48%) Electronics
12 29 (1.43%) Law
13 25 (1.23%) Back Office
14 24 (1.18%) Investment Banking
15 17 (0.84%) Online Betting
16 15 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.69%) Local Government
18 12 (0.59%) German Language
18 12 (0.59%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.59%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 654 (32.28%) .NET
2 218 (10.76%) ASP.NET
3 211 (10.41%) HTML
4 171 (8.44%) Web Services
5 170 (8.39%) Spring
6 153 (7.55%) CSS
7 151 (7.45%) Hibernate
8 113 (5.58%) XML
9 107 (5.28%) J2EE
10 101 (4.99%) jQuery
11 87 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (3.95%) .NET Framework
13 69 (3.41%) HTML5
14 67 (3.31%) WCF
15 60 (2.96%) REST
16 56 (2.76%) RESTful
16 56 (2.76%) Ajax
17 53 (2.62%) ASP.NET Web API
18 52 (2.57%) AngularJS
19 51 (2.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 120 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 89 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 62 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 57 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 39 (1.92%) User Experience
7 32 (1.58%) Social Media
8 27 (1.33%) Mainframe
9 26 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 21 (1.04%) Online Games
11 18 (0.89%) NHS
11 18 (0.89%) DTV
12 17 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (0.59%) FMCG
13 12 (0.59%) Data Centre
14 11 (0.54%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.54%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.54%) PMI
14 11 (0.54%) Fixed Income
15 10 (0.49%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 106 (5.23%) Windows
2 71 (3.50%) Linux
3 38 (1.88%) Apple iOS
4 37 (1.83%) Android
5 23 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (0.94%) UNIX
8 14 (0.69%) Solaris
9 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.39%) CentOS
11 7 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.25%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.25%) Windows CE
13 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.099%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.049%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.049%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 920 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (20.34%) Scrum
3 369 (18.21%) Business Development
4 344 (16.98%) Project Management
5 234 (11.55%) SDLC
6 226 (11.15%) Mentoring
7 221 (10.91%) Line Management
8 172 (8.49%) E-Commerce
9 170 (8.39%) TDD
10 164 (8.09%) MVC
11 163 (8.05%) Coaching
12 157 (7.75%) People Management
13 149 (7.35%) OO
14 146 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 130 (6.42%) Software Engineering
16 120 (5.92%) Open Source
17 118 (5.82%) CRM
18 116 (5.73%) Software Delivery
19 115 (5.68%) PRINCE2
20 113 (5.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 556 (27.44%) Java
2 520 (25.67%) C#
3 294 (14.51%) SQL
4 251 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 115 (5.68%) C++
6 106 (5.23%) C
7 104 (5.13%) PHP
8 87 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 39 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 29 (1.43%) T-SQL
11 27 (1.33%) VB
12 24 (1.18%) Python
13 19 (0.94%) Perl
14 18 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 17 (0.84%) Ruby
16 14 (0.69%) Scala
17 11 (0.54%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.44%) ABAP
19 8 (0.39%) COBOL
19 8 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 246 (12.14%) Degree
2 20 (0.99%) PMI Certification
3 11 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.44%) PMP
6 6 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.25%) MCTS
8 4 (0.20%) ISEB
8 4 (0.20%) SAP Certification
8 4 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.15%) MCP
9 3 (0.15%) CIPD
10 2 (0.099%) ACCA
10 2 (0.099%) CIMA
10 2 (0.099%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.049%) APMP
11 1 (0.049%) MBA
11 1 (0.049%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.049%) MCAD
11 1 (0.049%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (7.16%) QA
2 16 (0.79%) SLA
3 5 (0.25%) FATCA
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.099%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.099%) TickIT
6 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.049%) COBIT
6 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.049%) EMIR
System Software
1 12 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.35%) Firmware
4 6 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.20%) NFS
6 2 (0.099%) Varnish
7 1 (0.049%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.20%) HAProxy
2 4 (0.20%) Puppet
3 2 (0.099%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.049%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.049%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.049%) Ansible
4 1 (0.049%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.049%) MOM
4 1 (0.049%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.049%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.049%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.049%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.049%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 283 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 214 (10.56%) Oracle
3 47 (2.32%) SAP
4 35 (1.73%) Cisco
5 26 (1.28%) HP
5 26 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (0.99%) IBM
7 19 (0.94%) hybris
7 19 (0.94%) Facebook
8 17 (0.84%) Polycom
8 17 (0.84%) Perforce
9 13 (0.64%) Sun
10 12 (0.59%) VMware
11 10 (0.49%) Sybase
12 9 (0.44%) Google
12 9 (0.44%) Sitecore
12 9 (0.44%) Xamarin
13 8 (0.39%) Pardot
13 8 (0.39%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.35%) Orchard
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Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + package
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
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Salary: £85000 - £130000 per annum + +bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
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Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + 10% bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: Attractive Package
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