The median annual salary for a Head of Development was - in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Head of Development
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 92
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £75,000
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 592 852 1094
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.18% 94.35% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 456 768 931
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

Head of Development Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft