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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 298 265 251
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 1007 1119 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.96% 1.06% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.12% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 821 940 931
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -43 930 £57,500 - 157
London -37 333 £69,750 -0.35% 69
South East -69 154 £60,000 - 28
East of England +23 111 £60,000 +4.34% 14
Yorkshire +18 109 £52,500 +5.00% 6
North West +10 97 £52,500 +10.52% 14
West Yorkshire +16 93 £52,500 +5.00% 6
City of London +2 70 £65,000 -3.70% 19
Leeds -2 64 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands -30 51 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Manchester -10 50 £49,000 +0.51% 8
Berkshire -35 42 £62,500 -3.84% 5
Hampshire -1 36 £55,000 -16.66% 8
Bedfordshire +35 35 £67,500 +12.50% 1
South West -40 35 £48,500 -3.00% 7
Cheshire +5 31 £52,500 -4.54% 2
East Midlands +9 30 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Hertfordshire +3 28 £65,000 +6.12% 7
Bedford +42 26 £70,000 +16.66%
Surrey -13 26 £62,500 +8.69% 3
Scotland +2 25 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Macclesfield -1 20 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Wales -7 20 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Birmingham -15 20 £50,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -2 18 £61,250 +11.36% 3
Essex -5 18 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Cambridgeshire -28 18 £55,000 - 2
South Wales -13 15 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Northamptonshire +12 13 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Cambridge -11 13 £55,000 +4.76% 1

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 912 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
2 675 (32.41%) .NET
3 470 (22.56%) C#
4 455 (21.84%) Scrum
5 443 (21.27%) Finance
6 390 (18.72%) Business Development
6 390 (18.72%) Java
7 366 (17.57%) Microsoft
8 355 (17.04%) JavaScript
9 328 (15.75%) HTML
10 300 (14.40%) Project Management
11 282 (13.54%) SQL
12 264 (12.67%) SQL Server
12 264 (12.67%) Degree
13 254 (12.19%) CSS
14 246 (11.81%) Mentoring
15 231 (11.09%) ASP.NET
16 212 (10.18%) Software Engineering
17 208 (9.99%) E-Commerce
18 203 (9.75%) MS Excel
19 201 (9.65%) Web Development
20 197 (9.46%) Coaching
21 189 (9.07%) TDD
22 184 (8.83%) Line Management
23 183 (8.79%) MVC
24 181 (8.69%) People Management
25 176 (8.45%) Waterfall
25 176 (8.45%) Marketing
26 172 (8.26%) jQuery
27 146 (7.01%) Oracle

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 59 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 52 (2.50%) CMS
3 33 (1.58%) WebSphere
3 33 (1.58%) IIS
4 31 (1.49%) Apache
5 25 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 19 (0.91%) JBoss
7 18 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (0.67%) Node.js
9 14 (0.67%) Drupal
10 7 (0.34%) Alfresco
10 7 (0.34%) Mule
10 7 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.29%) SAS
12 5 (0.24%) WordPress
12 5 (0.24%) Orchard CMS
12 5 (0.24%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.24%) FileNet
Applications
1 203 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.34%) MS Office
3 16 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.53%) MS Project
5 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.91%) Magento
3 11 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.14%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.14%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.14%) Summit
8 2 (0.096%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.096%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.096%) HFM
8 2 (0.096%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.096%) Retail-J
8 2 (0.096%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.096%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.096%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (2.93%) SaaS
3 24 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.48%) IaaS
5 10 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.096%) GitHub
7 2 (0.096%) Route 53
7 2 (0.096%) Heroku
7 2 (0.096%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.096%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.93%) Internet
2 13 (0.62%) HTTP
3 11 (0.53%) Unified Communications
4 10 (0.48%) Network Security
5 9 (0.43%) Ethernet
5 9 (0.43%) VoIP
6 8 (0.38%) FTP
7 7 (0.34%) WAN
7 7 (0.34%) Broadband
7 7 (0.34%) MPLS
7 7 (0.34%) Wireless
8 6 (0.29%) RFID
8 6 (0.29%) Intranet
8 6 (0.29%) DNS
9 5 (0.24%) VPN
9 5 (0.24%) ATM
9 5 (0.24%) Frame Relay
10 4 (0.19%) SSH
10 4 (0.19%) IMAP
10 4 (0.19%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.36%) MySQL
3 45 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 40 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 33 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (0.91%) NoSQL
10 18 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 18 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
11 15 (0.72%) MongoDB
11 15 (0.72%) Big Data
12 13 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (0.43%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 100 (4.80%) Visual Studio
2 85 (4.08%) Subversion
3 82 (3.94%) Git (software)
4 73 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (2.40%) JIRA
6 38 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 27 (1.30%) NUnit
8 20 (0.96%) Moq
9 16 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 15 (0.72%) SpecFlow
11 14 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
12 12 (0.58%) Grunt
12 12 (0.58%) TeamCity
13 11 (0.53%) Maven
14 10 (0.48%) JUnit
15 7 (0.34%) InstallShield
16 6 (0.29%) Selenium
17 5 (0.24%) Gradle
18 3 (0.14%) WebDriver
18 3 (0.14%) Gerrit
General
1 443 (21.27%) Finance
2 176 (8.45%) Marketing
3 145 (6.96%) Retail
4 109 (5.23%) Banking
5 106 (5.09%) Telecoms
6 55 (2.64%) Advertising
7 54 (2.59%) Games
8 37 (1.78%) Legal
9 29 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.39%) Back Office
10 23 (1.10%) Front Office
11 18 (0.86%) Publishing
11 18 (0.86%) Investment Banking
12 16 (0.77%) Electronics
12 16 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.62%) Billing
13 13 (0.62%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.53%) Automotive
15 10 (0.48%) Online Betting
16 9 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 675 (32.41%) .NET
2 328 (15.75%) HTML
3 254 (12.19%) CSS
4 231 (11.09%) ASP.NET
5 172 (8.26%) jQuery
6 133 (6.39%) HTML5
7 131 (6.29%) Web Services
8 107 (5.14%) .NET Framework
9 91 (4.37%) J2EE
10 88 (4.22%) Ajax
11 87 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 76 (3.65%) XML
13 71 (3.41%) AngularJS
14 70 (3.36%) WCF
15 61 (2.93%) Spring
15 61 (2.93%) LAMP
16 51 (2.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 43 (2.06%) PhoneGap
18 40 (1.92%) CSS3
19 35 (1.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 114 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.28%) User Experience
3 82 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 80 (3.84%) Open Source
5 56 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 51 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 32 (1.54%) FMCG
9 26 (1.25%) Social Media
10 25 (1.20%) Fixed Income
11 24 (1.15%) N-Tier
12 21 (1.01%) NHS
13 15 (0.72%) Online Games
14 14 (0.67%) Mainframe
14 14 (0.67%) SWIFT
15 11 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (0.53%) iPad
15 11 (0.53%) Digital Media
15 11 (0.53%) E-Learning
16 10 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 127 (6.10%) Windows
2 117 (5.62%) Linux
3 57 (2.74%) UNIX
4 35 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 35 (1.68%) Android
5 20 (0.96%) Solaris
6 11 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.19%) CentOS
11 3 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.096%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.096%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.096%) AIX
13 1 (0.048%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 912 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (21.84%) Scrum
3 390 (18.72%) Business Development
4 300 (14.40%) Project Management
5 246 (11.81%) Mentoring
6 212 (10.18%) Software Engineering
7 208 (9.99%) E-Commerce
8 201 (9.65%) Web Development
9 197 (9.46%) Coaching
10 189 (9.07%) TDD
11 184 (8.83%) Line Management
12 183 (8.79%) MVC
13 181 (8.69%) People Management
14 176 (8.45%) Waterfall
15 143 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 139 (6.67%) CRM
17 131 (6.29%) OO
18 117 (5.62%) Performance Management
19 101 (4.85%) BDD
20 89 (4.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 470 (22.56%) C#
2 390 (18.72%) Java
3 355 (17.04%) JavaScript
4 282 (13.54%) SQL
5 121 (5.81%) PHP
6 117 (5.62%) C++
7 87 (4.18%) C
8 55 (2.64%) T-SQL
9 54 (2.59%) Python
10 50 (2.40%) VB.NET
11 44 (2.11%) Objective-C
12 31 (1.49%) VB
12 31 (1.49%) Ruby
13 28 (1.34%) PHP5
14 27 (1.30%) Perl
15 19 (0.91%) PL/SQL
16 17 (0.82%) Groovy
17 11 (0.53%) ABAP
18 8 (0.38%) Ada
18 8 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 264 (12.67%) Degree
2 43 (2.06%) VCP4
3 23 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 14 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (0.34%) CIMA
7 7 (0.34%) ACCA
8 6 (0.29%) PMP
8 6 (0.29%) MCP
8 6 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.24%) APMP
9 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.19%) MCTS
11 3 (0.14%) MCSE
11 3 (0.14%) MCSA
12 2 (0.096%) MBA
12 2 (0.096%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.76%) QA
2 21 (1.01%) SLA
3 14 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.29%) FATCA
6 3 (0.14%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.14%) COBIT
7 2 (0.096%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.096%) EMIR
7 2 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.096%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.048%) Basel III
8 1 (0.048%) HL7
8 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (0.38%) Active Directory
1 8 (0.38%) Firmware
2 7 (0.34%) Varnish
3 6 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.19%) NFS
5 1 (0.048%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (0.29%) Puppet
2 4 (0.19%) yum
3 2 (0.096%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.096%) Salt
4 1 (0.048%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.048%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 366 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 146 (7.01%) Oracle
3 79 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
4 41 (1.97%) Xamarin
5 40 (1.92%) Telerik
6 30 (1.44%) SAP
7 25 (1.20%) Google
8 24 (1.15%) IBM
9 23 (1.10%) Zend
10 20 (0.96%) Sybase
10 20 (0.96%) Sitecore
11 17 (0.82%) Cisco
11 17 (0.82%) HP
12 14 (0.67%) Mitel
13 11 (0.53%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.53%) Sun
13 11 (0.53%) Perforce
14 10 (0.48%) Ab Initio
14 10 (0.48%) Facebook
15 9 (0.43%) Informatica
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Bonus 20% Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Fuel3D
Salary: Excellent salary & good range of benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Larson Group
Salary: £35k - £40k base £80k OTE uncapped
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: Health + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £74000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 80K OTE uncapped
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £75,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + commission / package
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + Good Basic + Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday