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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 318 277 272
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 969 1068 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.06% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 773 898 981
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 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -40 916 £60,000 - 139
London -32 382 £70,000 - 45
South East -19 231 £60,000 +9.09% 27
Berkshire +4 94 £66,250 +6.00% 4
City of London 0 91 £65,000 -7.14% 11
East of England -11 76 £57,500 +16.16% 15
East Midlands +14 56 £50,000 - 12
North West -14 53 £48,750 -9.30% 13
Yorkshire -19 52 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Surrey +15 48 £65,000 -3.70% 5
West Midlands -10 47 £55,000 - 14
Reading +9 32 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Manchester +13 31 £47,500 -1.04% 6
Buckinghamshire -11 28 £52,500 -4.54% 4
West Yorkshire -34 28 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Nottinghamshire +11 26 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Nottingham +20 25 £53,000 +8.71% 3
Leeds -18 25 £47,500 -29.62% 1
Maidenhead -2 24 - -
South West -64 24 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Milton Keynes -5 22 £52,500 -7.89% 3
Wales +21 21 £50,000 +7.52% 3
South Wales +18 21 £50,000 +7.52% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 21 £65,000 +9.24% 5
Essex +13 20 £50,000 +122.22% 4
Bedfordshire -2 20 £61,250 +23.73% 3
East Sussex -44 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cardiff +15 19 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Hampshire +2 19 £55,000 -8.33% 8
Brighton -37 19 £55,000 +10.00% 1

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 774 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
2 622 (31.22%) .NET
3 482 (24.20%) Business Development
4 458 (22.99%) Finance
5 403 (20.23%) C#
6 392 (19.68%) Java
7 370 (18.57%) Scrum
8 339 (17.02%) Project Management
9 293 (14.71%) Microsoft
10 289 (14.51%) SQL
11 288 (14.46%) HTML
12 253 (12.70%) JavaScript
13 239 (12.00%) ASP.NET
14 237 (11.90%) SQL Server
15 230 (11.55%) CSS
16 228 (11.45%) E-Commerce
17 221 (11.09%) Marketing
18 210 (10.54%) Web Development
19 206 (10.34%) Mentoring
20 202 (10.14%) Degree
21 189 (9.49%) Oracle
22 169 (8.48%) Line Management
23 167 (8.38%) jQuery
24 163 (8.18%) PHP
25 161 (8.08%) Waterfall
26 160 (8.03%) MS Excel
27 157 (7.88%) TDD
28 155 (7.78%) CRM
29 144 (7.23%) MVC
30 136 (6.83%) Business Intelligence

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 79 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 60 (3.01%) CMS
3 36 (1.81%) Apache
4 34 (1.71%) IIS
5 28 (1.41%) WebLogic
6 18 (0.90%) Drupal
7 17 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (0.60%) Node.js
10 11 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
10 11 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.35%) SAS
13 6 (0.30%) TeamSite
13 6 (0.30%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.30%) Mule
13 6 (0.30%) WordPress
14 5 (0.25%) MS Project Server
14 5 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 160 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.66%) MS Project
3 24 (1.20%) MS Office
4 13 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.050%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.050%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.050%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 29 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.00%) Magento
3 16 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.50%) HFM
4 10 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
5 9 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.40%) Summit
7 5 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.25%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.20%) Agresso
8 4 (0.20%) RMDS
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.10%) MultiFonds
10 1 (0.050%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.050%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 71 (3.56%) SaaS
2 20 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.40%) Taleo
5 8 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.30%) IaaS
8 4 (0.20%) Office 365
9 2 (0.10%) GitHub
9 2 (0.10%) PaaS
10 1 (0.050%) Heroku
10 1 (0.050%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.050%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.050%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.97%) Internet
2 30 (1.51%) HTTP
3 29 (1.46%) Broadband
4 26 (1.31%) 3G
5 19 (0.95%) Unified Communications
6 17 (0.85%) SSH
7 16 (0.80%) MPLS
7 16 (0.80%) WAN
8 14 (0.70%) Extranet
9 12 (0.60%) VoIP
10 10 (0.50%) Wireless
11 9 (0.45%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.40%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.40%) ATM
12 8 (0.40%) LAN
13 7 (0.35%) DWDM
14 6 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.30%) Intranet
14 6 (0.30%) LDAP
14 6 (0.30%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 125 (6.28%) MySQL
3 85 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
4 58 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 53 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (2.01%) OLAP
7 30 (1.51%) Oracle Database
7 30 (1.51%) Relational Database
8 27 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 17 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (0.75%) DataStage
12 14 (0.70%) Big Data
13 13 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (0.60%) NoSQL
15 10 (0.50%) Essbase
15 10 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (0.50%) PowerCenter
16 9 (0.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 65 (3.26%) Visual Studio
2 52 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 35 (1.76%) Subversion
5 22 (1.10%) Selenium
5 22 (1.10%) Jenkins
6 16 (0.80%) JIRA
7 15 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (0.75%) LoadRunner
8 14 (0.70%) NUnit
9 11 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (0.55%) Moq
10 9 (0.45%) MSTest
11 8 (0.40%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (0.25%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.25%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
14 4 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 458 (22.99%) Finance
2 221 (11.09%) Marketing
3 136 (6.83%) Retail
4 115 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 86 (4.32%) Banking
6 49 (2.46%) Advertising
7 30 (1.51%) Law
8 28 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.41%) Games
9 27 (1.36%) Legal
10 24 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 22 (1.10%) Publishing
12 19 (0.95%) Electronics
13 17 (0.85%) German Language
14 16 (0.80%) Front Office
15 14 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.60%) Back Office
17 11 (0.55%) Local Government
18 10 (0.50%) Financial Institution
19 9 (0.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 622 (31.22%) .NET
2 288 (14.46%) HTML
3 239 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 230 (11.55%) CSS
5 167 (8.38%) jQuery
6 115 (5.77%) HTML5
7 102 (5.12%) XML
8 101 (5.07%) .NET Framework
9 98 (4.92%) Web Services
10 73 (3.66%) CSS3
11 71 (3.56%) J2EE
12 66 (3.31%) WCF
13 61 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 55 (2.76%) AngularJS
15 51 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 48 (2.41%) RESTful
16 48 (2.41%) Ajax
17 39 (1.96%) XSLT
17 39 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (1.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (3.26%) Mobile App
3 62 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (2.91%) Social Media
5 56 (2.81%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 38 (1.91%) User Experience
8 32 (1.61%) Open Source
9 25 (1.26%) Smartphone
10 23 (1.15%) iPad
11 22 (1.10%) EFT
12 21 (1.05%) Smartcard
12 21 (1.05%) Market Risk
13 19 (0.95%) N-Tier
14 17 (0.85%) Data Integration
15 16 (0.80%) Derivative
16 15 (0.75%) iPhone
16 15 (0.75%) iSeries
17 14 (0.70%) Blog
17 14 (0.70%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 119 (5.97%) Linux
2 87 (4.37%) Windows
3 38 (1.91%) Android
4 34 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 33 (1.66%) UNIX
6 18 (0.90%) CentOS
7 10 (0.50%) Solaris
8 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.050%) VMS
10 1 (0.050%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.050%) SUSE
10 1 (0.050%) Debian
10 1 (0.050%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.050%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.050%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 774 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (24.20%) Business Development
3 370 (18.57%) Scrum
4 339 (17.02%) Project Management
5 228 (11.45%) E-Commerce
6 210 (10.54%) Web Development
7 206 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 169 (8.48%) Line Management
9 161 (8.08%) Waterfall
10 157 (7.88%) TDD
11 155 (7.78%) CRM
12 144 (7.23%) MVC
13 136 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
14 125 (6.28%) Coaching
15 123 (6.17%) OO
16 117 (5.87%) People Management
17 103 (5.17%) Software Engineering
17 103 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
18 99 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
19 83 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 403 (20.23%) C#
2 392 (19.68%) Java
3 289 (14.51%) SQL
4 253 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 163 (8.18%) PHP
6 120 (6.02%) C++
7 73 (3.66%) C
8 62 (3.11%) VB.NET
9 49 (2.46%) PHP5
10 41 (2.06%) Python
11 40 (2.01%) T-SQL
12 38 (1.91%) VB
13 21 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 14 (0.70%) Perl
15 13 (0.65%) RPG
15 13 (0.65%) Ruby
16 12 (0.60%) Groovy
16 12 (0.60%) ABAP
17 9 (0.45%) Clojure
18 8 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 202 (10.14%) Degree
2 20 (1.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.55%) PMP
8 10 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.40%) MCSD
10 7 (0.35%) MCP
11 6 (0.30%) MCAD
12 5 (0.25%) MCDBA
12 5 (0.25%) CIPD
12 5 (0.25%) CIMA
12 5 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.20%) MBA
14 3 (0.15%) ISEB
14 3 (0.15%) HNC
14 3 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.10%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.17%) QA
2 31 (1.56%) SLA
3 27 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.40%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.35%) COBIT
6 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.20%) WCAG
8 3 (0.15%) WAI
9 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.10%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.050%) EMIR
10 1 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.050%) GAMP
System Software
1 24 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.30%) NFS
3 5 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.050%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (0.85%) YUM
2 9 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (0.30%) Puppet
5 1 (0.050%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.050%) Cacti
5 1 (0.050%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.050%) Ansible
5 1 (0.050%) logstash
5 1 (0.050%) Icinga
5 1 (0.050%) Nagios
Vendors
1 293 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 189 (9.49%) Oracle
3 68 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
4 62 (3.11%) SAP
5 43 (2.16%) Cisco
6 31 (1.56%) VMware
7 26 (1.31%) HP
8 23 (1.15%) Informatica
8 23 (1.15%) Zend
9 18 (0.90%) Dundas
9 18 (0.90%) NetApp
10 17 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.80%) Business Objects
11 16 (0.80%) Sitecore
12 15 (0.75%) WatchGuard
12 15 (0.75%) SonicWALL
12 15 (0.75%) Google
13 12 (0.60%) Adobe
14 11 (0.55%) IBM
14 11 (0.55%) JBoss
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £55000 per annum + parking, pension, health,life
Posted: 10 hours ago
Addlestone, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £39000 - £45500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary and great benefit
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + uncapped OTE and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ThreePeople
Salary: £35000 per annum + 50% Bonus + car + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + OTE c£120k+ with benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + +c£35k Bonus +£6k Car Allwoance
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60-80k+
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday