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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 317 335 268
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 977 988 1125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.84% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.88% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 831 792 949
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 £44,400 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.22%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +7 925 £60,000 +9.09% 158
London -1 391 £72,000 +3.59% 59
South East -14 157 £60,000 +9.09% 33
East of England +38 103 £60,000 +4.34% 6
City of London +25 97 £75,000 +22.95% 21
Yorkshire +36 83 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Surrey +44 58 £65,000 +40.54% 3
West Yorkshire +22 57 £56,250 +12.50% 8
North West +14 56 £52,500 +10.52% 15
Hertfordshire +34 48 £60,000 -9.43% 3
Leeds +24 46 £60,000 +20.00% 4
South West +1 39 £55,000 +22.22% 12
East Midlands -5 38 £50,000 - 5
West Midlands -49 36 £52,500 -4.54% 12
Manchester +12 34 £57,500 +21.05% 8
Scotland +11 31 £48,500 -5.36% 6
Berkshire -33 26 £60,000 - 13
Bedfordshire +32 25 £61,500 +23.00% 2
Staines - 24 £65,000 -
Rickmansworth +9 23 £65,000 -
South Yorkshire +17 21 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hampshire -16 20 £62,500 +8.69% 4
Sheffield +10 19 £50,000 - 2
Edinburgh +20 18 £46,500 -15.45% 3
Cheshire +7 18 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Oxfordshire +5 17 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Birmingham -6 17 £52,500 -4.54% 6
Leicestershire +10 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 14 £51,750 +0.97% 2
Cambridgeshire -12 14 £60,000 +9.09% 1

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 933 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (33.12%) .NET
3 537 (25.85%) Finance
4 532 (25.61%) Java
5 531 (25.57%) C#
6 435 (20.94%) Scrum
7 385 (18.54%) Business Development
8 354 (17.04%) Project Management
9 307 (14.78%) Microsoft
10 304 (14.64%) JavaScript
11 295 (14.20%) SQL
11 295 (14.20%) SQL Server
12 248 (11.94%) HTML
13 239 (11.51%) ASP.NET
13 239 (11.51%) SDLC
14 231 (11.12%) Degree
15 214 (10.30%) Line Management
16 213 (10.26%) Mentoring
17 209 (10.06%) Oracle
18 206 (9.92%) Marketing
19 182 (8.76%) CSS
20 179 (8.62%) MVC
21 176 (8.47%) MS Excel
22 170 (8.18%) Coaching
23 166 (7.99%) Web Services
24 163 (7.85%) E-Commerce
25 161 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
25 161 (7.75%) People Management
26 160 (7.70%) TDD
27 147 (7.08%) OO

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 50 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.36%) WebSphere
3 48 (2.31%) CMS
4 44 (2.12%) Apache
5 35 (1.69%) IIS
6 27 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 24 (1.16%) JBoss
8 23 (1.11%) Node.js
9 21 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 18 (0.87%) WorkSite
11 17 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.58%) WordPress
14 11 (0.53%) Drupal
14 11 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.34%) FileNet
17 6 (0.29%) Jetty
17 6 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 176 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 59 (2.84%) MS Office
3 29 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.77%) MS Project
5 12 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.58%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.096%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.048%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.53%) Magento
4 9 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.24%) TIBCO iProcess
5 5 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (0.24%) Sage CRM
6 4 (0.19%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.19%) SAP SCM
6 4 (0.19%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.14%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.14%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.096%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.096%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.096%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.096%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 72 (3.47%) SaaS
2 54 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.16%) IaaS
6 14 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.48%) PaaS
8 7 (0.34%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.24%) GitHub
10 4 (0.19%) Office 365
11 2 (0.096%) Route 53
11 2 (0.096%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.096%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.048%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.59%) Unified Communications
2 26 (1.25%) Internet
3 10 (0.48%) MPLS
4 9 (0.43%) VoIP
5 7 (0.34%) WAN
5 7 (0.34%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.34%) Wireless
6 6 (0.29%) Intranet
6 6 (0.29%) VPN
6 6 (0.29%) FTP
6 6 (0.29%) HTTP
7 5 (0.24%) UMTS
7 5 (0.24%) GPRS
7 5 (0.24%) ATM
7 5 (0.24%) DNS
7 5 (0.24%) Frame Relay
7 5 (0.24%) RFID
7 5 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 102 (4.91%) MySQL
3 71 (3.42%) Oracle Database
4 57 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 50 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 42 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 37 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (1.40%) Big Data
10 28 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (1.25%) MongoDB
11 26 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (1.16%) RDBMS
13 15 (0.72%) Hadoop
14 12 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
17 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (3.32%) Visual Studio
2 67 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 62 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 57 (2.74%) JIRA
5 53 (2.55%) Subversion
6 27 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 26 (1.25%) NUnit
8 19 (0.91%) InstallShield
9 18 (0.87%) SpecFlow
9 18 (0.87%) Moq
10 15 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (0.53%) Grunt
11 11 (0.53%) Maven
12 10 (0.48%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.43%) Selenium
14 5 (0.24%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.19%) Bower
15 4 (0.19%) Ant
16 3 (0.14%) JUnit
16 3 (0.14%) Gerrit
General
1 537 (25.85%) Finance
2 206 (9.92%) Marketing
3 131 (6.31%) Banking
4 126 (6.07%) Telecoms
5 108 (5.20%) Retail
6 53 (2.55%) Games
6 53 (2.55%) Legal
7 50 (2.41%) Advertising
8 33 (1.59%) Front Office
9 31 (1.49%) Law
10 25 (1.20%) Back Office
11 24 (1.16%) Investment Banking
12 23 (1.11%) Electronics
12 23 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.87%) Online Betting
14 14 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.58%) Local Government
16 11 (0.53%) Automotive
16 11 (0.53%) Publishing
17 10 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (33.12%) .NET
2 248 (11.94%) HTML
3 239 (11.51%) ASP.NET
4 182 (8.76%) CSS
5 166 (7.99%) Web Services
6 137 (6.60%) Spring
7 121 (5.83%) Hibernate
8 114 (5.49%) jQuery
9 107 (5.15%) XML
9 107 (5.15%) J2EE
10 95 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 94 (4.53%) .NET Framework
12 86 (4.14%) HTML5
13 72 (3.47%) WCF
14 59 (2.84%) Ajax
14 59 (2.84%) REST
15 56 (2.70%) AngularJS
16 54 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
17 45 (2.17%) RESTful
18 42 (2.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 132 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 79 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 50 (2.41%) User Experience
6 48 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 27 (1.30%) Mainframe
8 25 (1.20%) Social Media
9 24 (1.16%) Online Games
10 21 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 21 (1.01%) Mathematics
11 18 (0.87%) NHS
12 16 (0.77%) Fixed Income
12 16 (0.77%) FMCG
13 15 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
14 14 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
15 13 (0.63%) Digital Media
15 13 (0.63%) PMI
16 12 (0.58%) DTV
16 12 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 113 (5.44%) Windows
2 82 (3.95%) Linux
3 31 (1.49%) UNIX
3 31 (1.49%) Android
4 27 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 20 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.67%) Solaris
8 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.29%) CentOS
10 5 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.24%) Windows Vista
10 5 (0.24%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.24%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.096%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.048%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.048%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 933 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (20.94%) Scrum
3 385 (18.54%) Business Development
4 354 (17.04%) Project Management
5 239 (11.51%) SDLC
6 214 (10.30%) Line Management
7 213 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 179 (8.62%) MVC
9 170 (8.18%) Coaching
10 163 (7.85%) E-Commerce
11 161 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 161 (7.75%) People Management
12 160 (7.70%) TDD
13 147 (7.08%) OO
14 146 (7.03%) Software Engineering
15 134 (6.45%) Waterfall
16 128 (6.16%) CRM
17 116 (5.58%) PRINCE2
18 113 (5.44%) Software Delivery
19 111 (5.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 532 (25.61%) Java
2 531 (25.57%) C#
3 304 (14.64%) JavaScript
4 295 (14.20%) SQL
5 121 (5.83%) PHP
6 117 (5.63%) C++
7 111 (5.34%) C
8 73 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 42 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 41 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 29 (1.40%) Perl
12 27 (1.30%) VB
13 26 (1.25%) Python
14 21 (1.01%) Objective-C
15 19 (0.91%) Ruby
16 15 (0.72%) Apple Swift
17 14 (0.67%) PowerShell
18 11 (0.53%) Scala
19 9 (0.43%) ABAP
20 8 (0.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 231 (11.12%) Degree
2 23 (1.11%) PMI Certification
3 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (0.48%) PMP
5 8 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (0.34%) ACCA
6 7 (0.34%) CIMA
6 7 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.24%) MCTS
7 5 (0.24%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.19%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.14%) MCP
9 3 (0.14%) CIPD
9 3 (0.14%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.096%) ISEB
11 1 (0.048%) MCPD
11 1 (0.048%) MBA
11 1 (0.048%) MCAD
11 1 (0.048%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.07%) QA
2 12 (0.58%) SLA
3 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.29%) FATCA
4 2 (0.096%) EMIR
4 2 (0.096%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.096%) TickIT
4 2 (0.096%) COBIT
5 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.39%) Firmware
4 6 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.19%) NFS
6 2 (0.096%) Varnish
7 1 (0.048%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.24%) Puppet
2 4 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.096%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.096%) Salt
4 1 (0.048%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.048%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.048%) MOM
4 1 (0.048%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.048%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.048%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 307 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 209 (10.06%) Oracle
3 40 (1.93%) SAP
4 34 (1.64%) Cisco
5 29 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (1.30%) IBM
7 24 (1.16%) HP
8 19 (0.91%) Facebook
9 18 (0.87%) Xamarin
9 18 (0.87%) Perforce
10 17 (0.82%) Sitecore
11 14 (0.67%) Polycom
11 14 (0.67%) hybris
11 14 (0.67%) Telerik
11 14 (0.67%) Google
11 14 (0.67%) Sybase
12 13 (0.63%) Sun
12 13 (0.63%) VMware
13 9 (0.43%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.34%) Unisys
Brighton, East Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Car Allowance, Bonus & Benfits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Flex Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits OTE £50-£60
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago