The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £80,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 620 759 1080
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.12% 93.82% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 474 624 819
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Head of Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Head of Development in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in Bedfordshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Head of Development in Bedfordshire

Head of Development
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Bedford - 1 £80,000 -
Head of Development
East of England

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft