The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 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
South East > Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 205 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.022% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.023% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Berkshire median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
South East median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3137 4335 4890
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.89% 96.53% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11117 17573 18447
Berkshire median annual salary £46,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.06% -1.00%  
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  

Head of Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Head of Development in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in Berkshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Head of Development in Berkshire

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Development in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Development in Berkshire

Head of Development
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Reading - 3 £90,000 -
Slough - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £77,500 -
Head of Development
South East

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Berkshire region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) gulp
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (25.00%) Grunt
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree

Head of Development Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Grunt
1 2 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase