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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 318 288 280
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 965 1049 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.05% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 800 888 945
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 £41,149
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £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
107743 99984 109245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.34% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87440 83008 92915
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 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 2 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 -31 925 £60,000 - 125
London -56 368 £67,500 -3.57% 42
South East -13 243 £60,000 +9.09% 27
Berkshire -10 94 £65,000 -3.70% 5
East of England -3 82 £57,500 +21.05% 12
City of London -18 82 £60,000 -17.24% 8
North West -9 60 £52,500 -4.54% 13
East Midlands +18 59 £48,750 -2.50% 8
Yorkshire -30 52 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Surrey +5 51 £65,000 +8.33% 5
West Midlands -31 39 £55,000 - 6
Manchester +9 37 £52,500 +11.70% 8
Reading +4 36 £62,500 -10.71%
Buckinghamshire 0 35 £52,500 - 4
Nottinghamshire +19 33 £49,250 -1.50% 2
Nottingham +29 32 £52,500 - 2
Milton Keynes +8 28 £52,500 -5.82% 3
West Yorkshire -36 27 £50,000 -6.97% 4
Leeds -19 25 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Essex +7 23 £50,000 +122.22% 3
Bedfordshire -6 23 £62,500 +26.26% 4
South West -42 23 £55,000 +13.98% 8
Cambridgeshire +13 22 £63,750 +18.05% 3
Maidenhead -1 22 - -
East Sussex -32 22 £57,500 +15.00%
Brighton -30 21 £55,000 +10.00%
South Wales +22 18 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Wales +16 18 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Cardiff +11 18 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Hampshire -2 18 £55,000 -6.38% 1

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 776 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 599 (30.67%) .NET
3 463 (23.71%) Business Development
4 431 (22.07%) Finance
5 391 (20.02%) Java
6 388 (19.87%) C#
7 368 (18.84%) Scrum
8 316 (16.18%) Project Management
9 285 (14.59%) HTML
10 282 (14.44%) SQL
11 275 (14.08%) Microsoft
12 254 (13.01%) JavaScript
13 230 (11.78%) CSS
14 226 (11.57%) ASP.NET
15 222 (11.37%) SQL Server
16 217 (11.11%) Web Development
17 215 (11.01%) Mentoring
18 213 (10.91%) E-Commerce
19 212 (10.86%) Marketing
20 203 (10.39%) Degree
21 181 (9.27%) Oracle
22 167 (8.55%) PHP
23 165 (8.45%) Waterfall
24 163 (8.35%) jQuery
24 163 (8.35%) Line Management
25 158 (8.09%) TDD
26 157 (8.04%) MS Excel
27 151 (7.73%) CRM
28 146 (7.48%) MVC
29 139 (7.12%) Business Intelligence

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 71 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 58 (2.97%) CMS
3 32 (1.64%) Apache
4 31 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 27 (1.38%) IIS
6 21 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 16 (0.82%) Drupal
7 16 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (0.67%) Node.js
9 11 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
10 9 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.36%) SAS
12 6 (0.31%) TeamSite
12 6 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.31%) Mule
13 5 (0.26%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.26%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.20%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.20%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 157 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.23%) MS Project
3 23 (1.18%) MS Office
4 13 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.051%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 33 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.87%) Magento
3 13 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.51%) HFM
4 10 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (0.41%) Summit
6 7 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.20%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.20%) Agresso
9 3 (0.15%) RMDS
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.10%) MultiFonds
11 1 (0.051%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.051%) Sage 1000
11 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.051%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 67 (3.43%) SaaS
2 19 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.41%) Taleo
5 8 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.26%) IaaS
8 2 (0.10%) Office 365
8 2 (0.10%) GitHub
8 2 (0.10%) PaaS
9 1 (0.051%) Heroku
9 1 (0.051%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.051%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.051%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.051%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.10%) Internet
2 32 (1.64%) HTTP
3 30 (1.54%) Broadband
4 26 (1.33%) 3G
5 18 (0.92%) SSH
5 18 (0.92%) Unified Communications
6 16 (0.82%) WAN
7 15 (0.77%) MPLS
8 11 (0.56%) VoIP
9 9 (0.46%) Ethernet
9 9 (0.46%) Wireless
10 8 (0.41%) Extranet
10 8 (0.41%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.41%) ATM
10 8 (0.41%) LAN
11 7 (0.36%) DWDM
12 6 (0.31%) LDAP
12 6 (0.31%) VPLS
12 6 (0.31%) Network Security
13 5 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 118 (6.04%) MySQL
3 79 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 30 (1.54%) Oracle Database
8 28 (1.43%) OLAP
9 25 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 16 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (0.77%) DataStage
13 14 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (0.72%) NoSQL
13 14 (0.72%) Big Data
14 10 (0.51%) Essbase
14 10 (0.51%) QlikView
14 10 (0.51%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.51%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 61 (3.12%) Visual Studio
2 54 (2.76%) Git (software)
3 46 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (1.95%) Subversion
5 25 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 20 (1.02%) Selenium
7 14 (0.72%) JIRA
7 14 (0.72%) NUnit
8 12 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
8 12 (0.61%) LoadRunner
9 11 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (0.56%) Moq
10 9 (0.46%) MSTest
11 8 (0.41%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.36%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 5 (0.26%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
16 3 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 431 (22.07%) Finance
2 212 (10.86%) Marketing
3 130 (6.66%) Retail
4 110 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 76 (3.89%) Banking
6 47 (2.41%) Advertising
7 33 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.59%) Games
9 26 (1.33%) Legal
10 25 (1.28%) Law
11 24 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 19 (0.97%) Publishing
12 19 (0.97%) Electronics
13 18 (0.92%) German Language
14 14 (0.72%) Front Office
15 13 (0.67%) Back Office
15 13 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.46%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.46%) Local Government
17 8 (0.41%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 599 (30.67%) .NET
2 285 (14.59%) HTML
3 230 (11.78%) CSS
4 226 (11.57%) ASP.NET
5 163 (8.35%) jQuery
6 118 (6.04%) HTML5
7 104 (5.33%) .NET Framework
8 96 (4.92%) Web Services
9 92 (4.71%) XML
10 70 (3.58%) CSS3
11 68 (3.48%) J2EE
12 67 (3.43%) WCF
13 58 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (2.76%) AngularJS
15 53 (2.71%) Ajax
16 47 (2.41%) RESTful
16 47 (2.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 42 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (2.05%) LAMP
19 38 (1.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 85 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 60 (3.07%) Computer Science
3 60 (3.07%) Mobile App
4 58 (2.97%) Social Media
5 47 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.20%) User Experience
7 32 (1.64%) Open Source
8 24 (1.23%) iPad
8 24 (1.23%) Smartphone
9 21 (1.08%) Market Risk
10 20 (1.02%) EFT
11 19 (0.97%) Data Integration
12 18 (0.92%) Smartcard
12 18 (0.92%) N-Tier
13 17 (0.87%) iPhone
14 16 (0.82%) Derivative
15 15 (0.77%) iSeries
16 14 (0.72%) Blog
16 14 (0.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 116 (5.94%) Linux
2 79 (4.05%) Windows
3 40 (2.05%) Android
3 40 (2.05%) Apple iOS
4 37 (1.89%) UNIX
5 19 (0.97%) CentOS
6 11 (0.56%) Solaris
7 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.051%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.051%) AIX
8 1 (0.051%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.051%) VMS
8 1 (0.051%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.051%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.051%) SUSE
8 1 (0.051%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (23.71%) Business Development
3 368 (18.84%) Scrum
4 316 (16.18%) Project Management
5 217 (11.11%) Web Development
6 215 (11.01%) Mentoring
7 213 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 165 (8.45%) Waterfall
9 163 (8.35%) Line Management
10 158 (8.09%) TDD
11 151 (7.73%) CRM
12 146 (7.48%) MVC
13 139 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
14 125 (6.40%) Coaching
15 123 (6.30%) OO
16 115 (5.89%) People Management
17 114 (5.84%) Software Engineering
18 101 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
19 98 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
20 76 (3.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 391 (20.02%) Java
2 388 (19.87%) C#
3 282 (14.44%) SQL
4 254 (13.01%) JavaScript
5 167 (8.55%) PHP
6 113 (5.79%) C++
7 70 (3.58%) C
8 56 (2.87%) VB.NET
9 54 (2.76%) PHP5
10 45 (2.30%) Python
11 40 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 33 (1.69%) VB
13 19 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 14 (0.72%) Perl
15 13 (0.67%) RPG
15 13 (0.67%) Groovy
16 12 (0.61%) ABAP
17 10 (0.51%) Ruby
18 7 (0.36%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 203 (10.39%) Degree
2 21 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 16 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 16 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 13 (0.67%) PMP
7 9 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.36%) MCP
8 7 (0.36%) MCSD
9 5 (0.26%) MCAD
9 5 (0.26%) MCDBA
9 5 (0.26%) CIPD
9 5 (0.26%) CIMA
9 5 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.15%) MBA
10 3 (0.15%) ISEB
10 3 (0.15%) HNC
11 2 (0.10%) MCTS
11 2 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.02%) QA
2 32 (1.64%) SLA
3 26 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.41%) ISO 14001
5 6 (0.31%) COBIT
6 4 (0.20%) WCAG
7 3 (0.15%) WAI
7 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.15%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.051%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.051%) GAMP
9 1 (0.051%) EMIR
9 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.31%) NFS
3 5 (0.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.051%) Firmware
4 1 (0.051%) Postfix
4 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (0.92%) YUM
2 9 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.31%) Puppet
3 6 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.051%) Cacti
4 1 (0.051%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.051%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.051%) Ansible
4 1 (0.051%) logstash
4 1 (0.051%) Icinga
4 1 (0.051%) Nagios
Vendors
1 275 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 181 (9.27%) Oracle
3 68 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
4 62 (3.17%) SAP
5 41 (2.10%) Cisco
6 27 (1.38%) VMware
7 26 (1.33%) HP
8 25 (1.28%) Zend
9 23 (1.18%) Informatica
10 19 (0.97%) Red Hat
11 18 (0.92%) NetApp
12 16 (0.82%) Sitecore
13 15 (0.77%) Business Objects
13 15 (0.77%) WatchGuard
13 15 (0.77%) SonicWALL
13 15 (0.77%) Google
14 14 (0.72%) JBoss
15 13 (0.67%) IBM
16 12 (0.61%) Adobe
16 12 (0.61%) Dundas
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + OTE £120k + Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: Pension & 28.5 Holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £45000 to £53000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Up to £60K (negotiable) + ben
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Graze.com
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary with Benefits, Equity and Graze boxes!
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £80k package DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £58000 per annum + parking, pension, health,life
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £53000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday