The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Development in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank 241 235 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 7 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 15
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -25.49%
UK excluding London average salary £67,250 £57,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -17.85%
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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6399 6967 5015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.01% 96.30% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5260 5505 3976
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Head of Development Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Head of Development
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
North Yorkshire -7 6 £80,000 +77.77%
West Yorkshire -5 1 £75,000 +44.57% 2
Head of Development
England

Head of Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Scrum
3 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (46.15%) .NET
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) People Management
6 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) Legal
7 7 (26.92%) Project Management
7 7 (26.92%) ITIL
7 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
8 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (19.23%) CRM
9 5 (19.23%) Service Management
10 4 (15.38%) Change Management
10 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 4 (15.38%) B2B
10 4 (15.38%) C#
10 4 (15.38%) QA
10 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) SaaS
10 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (15.38%) Line Management
10 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 3 (11.54%) Marketing
11 3 (11.54%) Retail
11 3 (11.54%) SDLC
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
12 2 (7.69%) Java

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Head of Development 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 Head of Development in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Legal
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (3.85%) JPA
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Scrum
3 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (34.62%) People Management
5 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) CRM
7 5 (19.23%) Service Management
8 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 4 (15.38%) B2B
8 4 (15.38%) Line Management
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
10 2 (7.69%) DevOps
10 2 (7.69%) Analytics
10 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
10 2 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago