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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 309 289 252
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 1019 1142 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.96% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.02% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 820 980 1010
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,600 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
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 £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 £38,000
% 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -41 932 £60,000 +9.09% 157
London -33 366 £70,000 +3.70% 69
South East -61 152 £64,000 +16.36% 33
East of England +51 123 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Yorkshire +37 105 £55,000 +10.00% 10
West Yorkshire +16 86 £60,000 +20.00% 7
City of London +1 83 £69,000 +10.40% 25
Leeds +9 57 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Hertfordshire +19 51 £60,000 +4.34% 4
North West -18 49 £50,000 +5.26% 11
West Midlands -29 48 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Scotland +45 39 £48,500 -11.81% 6
South West -32 39 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Surrey +23 38 £62,500 +8.69% 6
Manchester +2 36 £49,000 -2.00% 7
East Midlands -3 35 £49,500 -1.00% 7
Hampshire -8 33 £65,000 +13.04% 9
Bedfordshire +45 25 £67,500 +22.72% 2
Berkshire -71 25 £71,500 +19.16% 6
Nottinghamshire +8 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Nottingham -2 19 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Birmingham -11 19 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Glasgow +24 18 £48,500 -15.65% 3
Bedford +52 17 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Oxfordshire +4 17 £90,000 +80.00% 7
Essex +4 17 £50,000 -25.92%
Staines - 17 £60,000 - 1
Bristol +6 16 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Wales +1 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 16 £57,500 +15.00% 3

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 877 (42.84%) Agile Software Development
2 682 (33.32%) .NET
3 497 (24.28%) Finance
4 482 (23.55%) C#
5 433 (21.15%) Scrum
6 410 (20.03%) Java
7 390 (19.05%) Business Development
8 342 (16.71%) JavaScript
9 338 (16.51%) Microsoft
10 336 (16.41%) Project Management
11 298 (14.56%) HTML
12 274 (13.39%) SQL Server
13 271 (13.24%) SQL
14 250 (12.21%) Degree
15 235 (11.48%) Mentoring
16 226 (11.04%) CSS
17 220 (10.75%) ASP.NET
18 204 (9.97%) Coaching
19 198 (9.67%) Line Management
20 196 (9.57%) MS Excel
21 187 (9.14%) E-Commerce
22 185 (9.04%) Marketing
23 171 (8.35%) Software Engineering
24 167 (8.16%) MVC
25 166 (8.11%) Oracle
26 164 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
27 156 (7.62%) TDD
27 156 (7.62%) People Management
28 155 (7.57%) Waterfall
29 147 (7.18%) Web Services

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 53 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.20%) CMS
3 37 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 31 (1.51%) IIS
5 24 (1.17%) Apache
6 20 (0.98%) WebLogic
7 18 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (0.83%) JBoss
8 17 (0.83%) Drupal
8 17 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (0.64%) Node.js
10 12 (0.59%) WorkSite
11 11 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.44%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (0.39%) FileNet
13 8 (0.39%) WordPress
14 7 (0.34%) Alfresco
14 7 (0.34%) Confluence
15 6 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 196 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.00%) MS Office
3 27 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.98%) MS Project
5 7 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.29%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.049%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (0.68%) Magento
4 6 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.20%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.20%) Sage CRM
6 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.15%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.098%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.098%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.098%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.098%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.098%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.098%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.049%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (2.34%) SaaS
3 47 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.44%) IaaS
7 6 (0.29%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.24%) GitHub
9 4 (0.20%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.098%) Route 53
10 2 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.098%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.098%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.098%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 40 (1.95%) Internet
2 19 (0.93%) Unified Communications
3 10 (0.49%) Network Security
3 10 (0.49%) Ethernet
4 9 (0.44%) RFID
4 9 (0.44%) MPLS
5 8 (0.39%) FTP
5 8 (0.39%) VoIP
6 7 (0.34%) Wireless
7 6 (0.29%) WAN
7 6 (0.29%) HTTP
7 6 (0.29%) VPN
7 6 (0.29%) DNS
8 5 (0.24%) ATM
8 5 (0.24%) Frame Relay
9 4 (0.20%) Intranet
9 4 (0.20%) IMAP
9 4 (0.20%) TCAP
9 4 (0.20%) SCCP
9 4 (0.20%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.42%) MySQL
3 48 (2.34%) Relational Database
4 39 (1.91%) Oracle Database
5 36 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 20 (0.98%) Big Data
10 19 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 19 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 16 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (0.54%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (0.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 94 (4.59%) Visual Studio
2 75 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 73 (3.57%) Subversion
4 70 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 58 (2.83%) JIRA
6 31 (1.51%) NUnit
7 25 (1.22%) Jenkins
8 23 (1.12%) Moq
9 19 (0.93%) SpecFlow
10 17 (0.83%) TeamCity
10 17 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
10 17 (0.83%) InstallShield
11 15 (0.73%) Grunt
12 10 (0.49%) Maven
13 8 (0.39%) JUnit
13 8 (0.39%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.20%) Ant
14 4 (0.20%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.20%) Selenium
14 4 (0.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 497 (24.28%) Finance
2 185 (9.04%) Marketing
3 141 (6.89%) Retail
4 123 (6.01%) Banking
5 111 (5.42%) Telecoms
6 64 (3.13%) Games
7 60 (2.93%) Advertising
8 48 (2.34%) Legal
9 32 (1.56%) Back Office
10 28 (1.37%) Front Office
11 21 (1.03%) Law
12 20 (0.98%) Investment Banking
13 18 (0.88%) Publishing
14 16 (0.78%) Electronics
14 16 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (0.78%) Online Betting
15 14 (0.68%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.59%) Billing
17 11 (0.54%) Local Government
18 10 (0.49%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 682 (33.32%) .NET
2 298 (14.56%) HTML
3 226 (11.04%) CSS
4 220 (10.75%) ASP.NET
5 147 (7.18%) Web Services
6 144 (7.03%) jQuery
7 117 (5.72%) HTML5
8 101 (4.93%) .NET Framework
9 97 (4.74%) J2EE
10 90 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 86 (4.20%) Spring
12 75 (3.66%) WCF
13 74 (3.62%) XML
14 73 (3.57%) Ajax
15 64 (3.13%) AngularJS
16 59 (2.88%) Hibernate
17 50 (2.44%) Entity Framework
17 50 (2.44%) REST
18 44 (2.15%) LAMP
19 40 (1.95%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 119 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (4.64%) Open Source
3 87 (4.25%) User Experience
4 82 (4.01%) Computer Science
5 60 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
6 53 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 51 (2.49%) Mobile App
8 29 (1.42%) Social Media
8 29 (1.42%) FMCG
8 29 (1.42%) Fixed Income
9 23 (1.12%) NHS
10 22 (1.07%) Online Games
11 21 (1.03%) Mainframe
12 19 (0.93%) N-Tier
13 18 (0.88%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.78%) PMI
15 15 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
16 14 (0.68%) SWIFT
16 14 (0.68%) Digital Media
16 14 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 126 (6.16%) Windows
2 91 (4.45%) Linux
3 47 (2.30%) UNIX
4 30 (1.47%) Android
5 27 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.78%) Solaris
7 15 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.44%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.20%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.098%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.098%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.098%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.098%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.049%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 877 (42.84%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (21.15%) Scrum
3 390 (19.05%) Business Development
4 336 (16.41%) Project Management
5 235 (11.48%) Mentoring
6 204 (9.97%) Coaching
7 198 (9.67%) Line Management
8 187 (9.14%) E-Commerce
9 171 (8.35%) Software Engineering
10 167 (8.16%) MVC
11 164 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 156 (7.62%) TDD
12 156 (7.62%) People Management
13 155 (7.57%) Waterfall
14 147 (7.18%) OO
15 141 (6.89%) CRM
16 136 (6.64%) Web Development
17 109 (5.32%) Performance Management
18 105 (5.13%) PRINCE2
19 82 (4.01%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 482 (23.55%) C#
2 410 (20.03%) Java
3 342 (16.71%) JavaScript
4 271 (13.24%) SQL
5 112 (5.47%) C++
6 99 (4.84%) PHP
7 93 (4.54%) C
8 47 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 44 (2.15%) T-SQL
9 44 (2.15%) Objective-C
10 39 (1.91%) PL/SQL
10 39 (1.91%) Apple Swift
11 38 (1.86%) Python
12 28 (1.37%) Ruby
12 28 (1.37%) Perl
13 23 (1.12%) VB
14 12 (0.59%) PHP5
15 9 (0.44%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.44%) Embedded C
15 9 (0.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 250 (12.21%) Degree
2 25 (1.22%) PMI Certification
3 14 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.44%) PMP
5 8 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.34%) ACCA
6 7 (0.34%) CIMA
7 6 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.24%) APMP
8 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.20%) MCTS
10 2 (0.098%) CIPD
10 2 (0.098%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.098%) MBA
11 1 (0.049%) HNC
11 1 (0.049%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.049%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.11%) QA
2 18 (0.88%) SLA
3 9 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.29%) FATCA
6 3 (0.15%) COBIT
7 2 (0.098%) EMIR
7 2 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.098%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.049%) HL7
8 1 (0.049%) Basel III
8 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.54%) Firmware
3 10 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.29%) Varnish
5 4 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.20%) Puppet
1 4 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.098%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.098%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.098%) Salt
4 1 (0.049%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.049%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.049%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.049%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 338 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 166 (8.11%) Oracle
3 50 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 42 (2.05%) Xamarin
5 38 (1.86%) Telerik
6 30 (1.47%) SAP
7 24 (1.17%) Sybase
7 24 (1.17%) IBM
8 21 (1.03%) HP
9 20 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 18 (0.88%) Google
10 18 (0.88%) Cisco
11 17 (0.83%) Perforce
12 15 (0.73%) Facebook
13 12 (0.59%) hybris
13 12 (0.59%) VMware
14 11 (0.54%) Ab Initio
14 11 (0.54%) Zend
15 10 (0.49%) Atlassian
16 9 (0.44%) Sun
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, 6% pension, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Michael Page Digital
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lincolnshire
WBRS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £110000 per annum + inc OTE, + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Fuel3D
Salary: Excellent salary & good range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Healthy benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, life ins
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago