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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 145 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 99 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.59% 1.65% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.71% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 76 82 73
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £43,507 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
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
5999 5153 4710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.81% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4777 4370 3935
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
(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
Birmingham -17 40 £52,500 -30.00% 1
Coventry +12 21 £55,000 +1.85% 1
Worcestershire -2 10 £38,750 -26.19%
Shropshire -2 9 £56,750 -27.93% 3
Warwickshire -13 8 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Staffordshire +6 6 £37,500 -13.80%
Solihull +12 5 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £45,000 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 127 (63.82%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (33.17%) Scrum
3 60 (30.15%) Project Management
4 50 (25.13%) HTML
5 48 (24.12%) CSS
6 47 (23.62%) JavaScript
7 46 (23.12%) Line Management
8 43 (21.61%) .NET
9 41 (20.60%) Coaching
10 40 (20.10%) C#
11 36 (18.09%) Java
11 36 (18.09%) MySQL
11 36 (18.09%) XML
12 35 (17.59%) REST
13 33 (16.58%) SOAP
13 33 (16.58%) Retail
14 32 (16.08%) OO
14 32 (16.08%) JSON
15 31 (15.58%) Web Development
16 30 (15.08%) jQuery
16 30 (15.08%) Git (software)
16 30 (15.08%) PHP
17 27 (13.57%) Workflow
17 27 (13.57%) Finance
18 25 (12.56%) E-Commerce
19 24 (12.06%) Linux
20 23 (11.56%) Web Services
20 23 (11.56%) SQL
20 23 (11.56%) SQL Server
20 23 (11.56%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 23 (11.56%) Apache
1 23 (11.56%) nginx
2 6 (3.02%) Node.js
3 3 (1.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (11.56%) Magento
2 7 (3.52%) Eloqua
3 5 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (11.56%) Amazon EC2
1 23 (11.56%) CloudFront
2 14 (7.04%) SaaS
3 6 (3.02%) GitHub
4 5 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.56%) Internet
2 5 (2.51%) Unified Communications
2 5 (2.51%) VoIP
3 3 (1.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.09%) MySQL
2 23 (11.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.02%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.50%) DB2
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.50%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 30 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.52%) Ant
2 7 (3.52%) Eclipse
2 7 (3.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.52%) Maven
2 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.02%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.51%) JIRA
General
1 33 (16.58%) Retail
2 27 (13.57%) Finance
3 14 (7.04%) Marketing
4 6 (3.02%) Back Office
5 2 (1.01%) Games
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) German Language
6 1 (0.50%) Local Government
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.13%) HTML
2 48 (24.12%) CSS
3 43 (21.61%) .NET
4 36 (18.09%) XML
5 35 (17.59%) REST
6 33 (16.58%) SOAP
7 32 (16.08%) JSON
8 30 (15.08%) jQuery
9 23 (11.56%) LAMP
9 23 (11.56%) LEMP Stack
9 23 (11.56%) Symfony
9 23 (11.56%) Web Services
10 16 (8.04%) ASP.NET
11 14 (7.04%) Ajax
12 9 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.52%) J2EE
14 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (2.01%) CSS3
15 4 (2.01%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.02%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.51%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.51%) EPoS
4 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (0.50%) NHS
5 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.06%) Linux
2 8 (4.02%) Android
2 8 (4.02%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.51%) Windows
4 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (63.82%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (33.17%) Scrum
3 60 (30.15%) Project Management
4 46 (23.12%) Line Management
5 41 (20.60%) Coaching
6 32 (16.08%) OO
7 31 (15.58%) Web Development
8 27 (13.57%) Workflow
9 25 (12.56%) E-Commerce
10 23 (11.56%) Database Optimisation
10 23 (11.56%) DevOps
10 23 (11.56%) Open Source
10 23 (11.56%) Performance Optimisation
10 23 (11.56%) Refactoring
10 23 (11.56%) Software Testing
11 22 (11.06%) CRM
12 21 (10.55%) Business Development
12 21 (10.55%) Waterfall
13 18 (9.05%) MVC
14 14 (7.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.62%) JavaScript
2 40 (20.10%) C#
3 36 (18.09%) Java
4 30 (15.08%) PHP
5 23 (11.56%) SQL
6 5 (2.51%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.50%) C
7 1 (0.50%) C++
7 1 (0.50%) Delphi
7 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (6.03%) Degree
2 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.04%) QA
2 3 (1.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (11.56%) New Relic
1 23 (11.56%) Zend
2 18 (9.05%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.54%) Google
4 10 (5.03%) ServiceNow
5 8 (4.02%) SAP
6 7 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle
8 3 (1.51%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.50%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.50%) Netezza
9 1 (0.50%) Serena
9 1 (0.50%) Teradata
9 1 (0.50%) Vertica
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
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Salary: £45K - £55K + Bens!
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: BONUS & FLEX BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: Market Rate + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Pension, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 13 days ago
Telford
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago