The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Head of Software Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Software Development
Rank 191 210 211
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% 0.021% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.022% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £77,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +34.78%
Head of Software Development
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 4618 4826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.23% 97.59% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 3723 3783
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Head of Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of Software Development
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Head of Software Development Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of Software Development
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Software Development within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Leeds +34 3 £80,000 +6.66%
Bradford - 2 £80,000 -
Head of Software Development
Yorkshire

Head of Software Development Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Head of Software 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 Yorkshire region featuring Head of Software Development in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC

Head of Software Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) People Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft