The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 132 150 122
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 70 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 1.14% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.20% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 66 61 77
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 5252 4656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.85% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 4398 4061
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Development Manager
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Coventry +7 23 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Warwickshire +17 19 £50,000 -6.97%
Birmingham +3 17 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Staffordshire -18 5 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Solihull - 3 £52,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £42,840 -
Shropshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £90,000 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 57 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (41.09%) Finance
3 45 (34.88%) Scrum
4 39 (30.23%) Java
5 38 (29.46%) .NET
6 29 (22.48%) Business Development
7 28 (21.71%) Product Management
8 27 (20.93%) QMS
8 27 (20.93%) C++
9 25 (19.38%) Smartcard
9 25 (19.38%) Cyber Security
10 24 (18.60%) Retail
11 19 (14.73%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (13.18%) Project Management
12 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
12 17 (13.18%) OO
13 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.85%) QA
15 13 (10.08%) German Language
15 13 (10.08%) C#
15 13 (10.08%) SQL
16 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
16 11 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (7.75%) HTML
17 10 (7.75%) J2EE
18 9 (6.98%) Oracle
18 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET
18 9 (6.98%) CSS
19 8 (6.20%) Grails
19 8 (6.20%) Groovy

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (5.43%) WebSphere
1 7 (5.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.78%) WorkSite
2 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Wireless
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
1 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.78%) DB2
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
1 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (41.09%) Finance
2 24 (18.60%) Retail
3 13 (10.08%) German Language
4 6 (4.65%) Marketing
5 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.55%) Electronics
7 2 (1.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.46%) .NET
2 10 (7.75%) HTML
2 10 (7.75%) J2EE
3 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.98%) CSS
4 8 (6.20%) Grails
5 7 (5.43%) jQuery
5 7 (5.43%) .NET Framework
5 7 (5.43%) Java EE
5 7 (5.43%) Web Services
5 7 (5.43%) Middleware
6 6 (4.65%) Ajax
7 1 (0.78%) WCF
7 1 (0.78%) XML
7 1 (0.78%) XSLT
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.38%) Smartcard
2 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.55%) EPoS
3 2 (1.55%) DTV
4 1 (0.78%) Tandem
4 1 (0.78%) PDA
4 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) UNIX
1 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.88%) Scrum
3 29 (22.48%) Business Development
4 28 (21.71%) Product Management
5 27 (20.93%) QMS
6 25 (19.38%) Cyber Security
7 19 (14.73%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (13.18%) Project Management
8 17 (13.18%) OO
9 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.43%) CRM
10 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.10%) MVC
12 3 (2.33%) Quality Management
12 3 (2.33%) ERP
12 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2
12 3 (2.33%) Performance Management
13 2 (1.55%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (1.55%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.23%) Java
2 27 (20.93%) C++
3 13 (10.08%) C#
3 13 (10.08%) SQL
4 8 (6.20%) Groovy
5 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.78%) ABAP
7 1 (0.78%) Delphi
7 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) Degree
1 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.98%) Oracle
3 5 (3.88%) SAP
4 1 (0.78%) Teradata
4 1 (0.78%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco
4 1 (0.78%) Symantec
4 1 (0.78%) HP
4 1 (0.78%) Citrix
4 1 (0.78%) Informatica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Double OTE + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Uncapped Commission and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-55k
Posted: 6 days ago