The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 51 67 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 13 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.64% 1.14% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 1.20% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Average salary £61,000 £72,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.86% +61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Development Manager
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 585 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.78% 95.59% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 359 455 220
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,442 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Watford region.

Development Manager Salary Trend in Watford

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in Watford

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 8 (57.14%) RUP
3 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
5 6 (42.86%) J2EE
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
9 2 (14.29%) Line Management
9 2 (14.29%) Kanban
9 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
9 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
9 2 (14.29%) Spring
9 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
10 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 1 (7.14%) Business Development

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) RUP
2 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle