The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 215 229 235
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.034% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.036% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Median salary £63,750 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% -14.81%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Head of Development
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
5773 5608 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.83% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 4599 4333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Head of Development in the job title.

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Head of Development
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham -3 11 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Shropshire - 2 £67,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Head of Development
England

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Head of Development 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) Data Management
5 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
6 5 (23.81%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) CRM
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Games
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) SEO
7 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 4 (19.05%) QA
7 4 (19.05%) Financial Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) Android
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Android Development
7 4 (19.05%) Sass
7 4 (19.05%) LESS
7 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (19.05%) Game Development

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) EDRMS
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) CSS
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (19.05%) CSS3
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) LESS
3 4 (19.05%) React
3 4 (19.05%) Sass
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Symfony
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (19.05%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) Data Management
4 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 5 (23.81%) CRM
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
5 5 (23.81%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Android Development
6 4 (19.05%) Financial Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
6 4 (19.05%) Game Development
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) SEO
6 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) New Relic
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Zend
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £49,511 to £55,700 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago