The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Software Development 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 Head of Software Development in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Software Development
Rank - 199 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.023% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.024% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £80,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
Head of Software 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
4813 4174 4589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.82% 94.39% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4242 3477 4004
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Head of Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Head of Software 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 Software Development across the West Midlands region.

Head of Software Development Salary Trend in the West Midlands