The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 - 111
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.15% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Median salary £67,500 - £97,500
90% offered a salary of more than £62,750 - £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 - £103,750
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 Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1329 1143 1406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.86% 97.36% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4991 4360 5878
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Head of Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in Cambridge

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Head of Development in Cambridge

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl