The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £60,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
England / East Midlands
Rank 161 160 184
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.10% 0.22% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.23% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £60,750 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +35.00%  
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2832 3092 3165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.72% 97.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2469 2576
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in the East Midlands

Head of Development
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Head of Development in the East Midlands

Head of Development
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £60,750 -13.21%
Head of Development
England

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (33.33%) People Management
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
1 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft