The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Development Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Director
Rank 910 971 989
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Director 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £87,500 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £123,000 £86,500 £108,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £81,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +71.05%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Director
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Development Director in the job title.

Software Development Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Development Director
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Director within the UK.

Software Development Director Salary Trend in the UK

Software Development Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Director over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Software Development Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Director
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Director within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 8 £87,500 +22.80%
London +60 5 £120,000 +71.42%
Suffolk - 3 £50,000 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
City of London - 2 £120,000 -

Software Development Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Software Development Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Software Development Director in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Marketing
3 8 (27.59%) Degree
3 8 (27.59%) Pair Programming
4 7 (24.14%) .NET
4 7 (24.14%) Product Management
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
5 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) Retail
6 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) SaaS
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Java
8 3 (10.34%) MCP
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.90%) People Management
9 2 (6.90%) Fintech
9 2 (6.90%) Firmware
9 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (6.90%) Electronics
9 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence

Software Development Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (31.03%) Marketing
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Electronics
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Fintech
1 2 (6.90%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Pair Programming
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Product Management
4 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) People Management
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
9 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.45%) Kanban
9 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle