The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 23 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 - 144
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.068% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £72,500 - £67,500
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 Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1429 1451 2323
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 97.14% 97.12% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1206 1836
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in Buckinghamshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Head of Development in Buckinghamshire

Head of Development
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Milton Keynes - 1 £72,500 -
Head of Development
South East

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Mentoring
3 7 (63.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Retail

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

General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Mentoring
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java