The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 155 167 134
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 56 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.82% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.87% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 53 45 63
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% -4.54%
Development Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5168 5290 4616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.35% 94.80% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4462 3977
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Development Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Development Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Birmingham +11 19 £55,000 +7.31% 2
Coventry +6 18 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Warwickshire +19 14 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Staffordshire -26 2 £51,250 -24.07%
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £47,500 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (43.90%) Finance
3 50 (40.65%) Scrum
4 42 (34.15%) .NET
5 36 (29.27%) Java
6 32 (26.02%) Business Development
7 25 (20.33%) Product Management
8 24 (19.51%) C++
8 24 (19.51%) Retail
9 23 (18.70%) Capacity Planning
9 23 (18.70%) QMS
10 21 (17.07%) Cyber Security
10 21 (17.07%) Smartcard
11 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.01%) OO
13 15 (12.20%) Project Management
13 15 (12.20%) SQL
14 13 (10.57%) C#
14 13 (10.57%) E-Commerce
14 13 (10.57%) QA
15 11 (8.94%) German Language
15 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
16 10 (8.13%) Oracle
16 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (7.32%) HTML
17 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET
18 8 (6.50%) CSS
18 8 (6.50%) Grails
18 8 (6.50%) Groovy
18 8 (6.50%) MongoDB

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (2.44%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) DB2
4 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (43.90%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Retail
3 11 (8.94%) German Language
4 4 (3.25%) Marketing
5 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.63%) Electronics
6 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.15%) .NET
2 9 (7.32%) HTML
2 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.50%) CSS
3 8 (6.50%) Grails
4 7 (5.69%) jQuery
4 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
4 7 (5.69%) Web Services
4 7 (5.69%) J2EE
5 6 (4.88%) Ajax
6 3 (2.44%) Java EE
6 3 (2.44%) Middleware
7 1 (0.81%) XML
7 1 (0.81%) XSLT
7 1 (0.81%) WCF
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Smartcard
2 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.63%) EPoS
3 2 (1.63%) DTV
4 1 (0.81%) Tandem
4 1 (0.81%) PDA
4 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.63%) Linux
2 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.81%) UNIX
2 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.65%) Scrum
3 32 (26.02%) Business Development
4 25 (20.33%) Product Management
5 23 (18.70%) Capacity Planning
5 23 (18.70%) QMS
6 21 (17.07%) Cyber Security
7 16 (13.01%) OO
8 15 (12.20%) Project Management
9 13 (10.57%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.88%) CRM
13 4 (3.25%) MVC
14 3 (2.44%) Quality Management
14 3 (2.44%) TDD
14 3 (2.44%) Performance Management
15 2 (1.63%) Dimensional Modelling
15 2 (1.63%) Kanban
15 2 (1.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.27%) Java
2 24 (19.51%) C++
3 15 (12.20%) SQL
4 13 (10.57%) C#
5 8 (6.50%) Groovy
6 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.81%) ABAP
9 1 (0.81%) Python
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) Oracle
3 5 (4.07%) SAP
4 2 (1.63%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix
5 1 (0.81%) Informatica
5 1 (0.81%) Symantec
5 1 (0.81%) VMware
5 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k plus car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Double OTE + Benefits Package
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