Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Development Manager
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 301 301
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 1735 1933 2218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.04% 1.09% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.12% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1764 1930
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in England

Development Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Manager in England.

Salary trend for Development Manager in England

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in England

Development Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 718 £75,000 +11.11% 32
South East +26 408 £62,500 - 11
North of England -27 286 £55,000 - 16
North West +14 160 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Midlands -37 137 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Yorkshire -29 111 £55,000 - 6
West Midlands -45 89 £57,500 +4.55% 4
South West +24 84 £60,000 - 3
East of England -25 82 £65,000 +8.33% 9
East Midlands +4 47 £65,000 +18.18% 1
North East +14 14 £50,000 +5.26%
Development Manager
UK

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Development Manager 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 England region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 900 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 539 (31.07%) .NET
3 424 (24.44%) Finance
4 388 (22.36%) Business Development
5 383 (22.07%) C#
6 368 (21.21%) Scrum
7 351 (20.23%) JavaScript
8 328 (18.90%) Microsoft
9 306 (17.64%) Java
10 280 (16.14%) Project Management
11 249 (14.35%) SQL Server
12 230 (13.26%) Mentoring
13 227 (13.08%) SDLC
14 219 (12.62%) SQL
15 213 (12.28%) ASP.NET
16 200 (11.53%) DevOps
17 198 (11.41%) MVC
18 197 (11.35%) HTML
19 191 (11.01%) Line Management
20 187 (10.78%) Marketing
21 183 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
22 178 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
23 175 (10.09%) Coaching
24 172 (9.91%) CSS
25 167 (9.63%) TDD
26 162 (9.34%) Software Engineering
27 152 (8.76%) E-Commerce
28 148 (8.53%) Web Development
29 146 (8.41%) AngularJS
30 145 (8.36%) Degree

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 50 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.77%) CMS
3 29 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (1.33%) Apache Spark
5 22 (1.27%) Apache
6 19 (1.10%) Apache Solr
7 18 (1.04%) IIS
7 18 (1.04%) WordPress
8 17 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 13 (0.75%) EPiServer
10 11 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (0.52%) nginx
12 9 (0.52%) Umbraco
13 7 (0.40%) Confluence
13 7 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
14 6 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.29%) bbPress
15 5 (0.29%) Jetty
Applications
1 29 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
2 27 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.12%) InDesign
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.058%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 43 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.15%) Magento
3 13 (0.75%) Siebel CRM
4 9 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.17%) Sage 500
6 3 (0.17%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.058%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.058%) assyst
8 1 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.058%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.058%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.058%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 122 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (6.92%) SaaS
3 103 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (2.13%) IaaS
5 26 (1.50%) GitHub
6 22 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.58%) Office 365
9 9 (0.52%) PaaS
10 6 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (0.35%) Asana
10 6 (0.35%) npm
10 6 (0.35%) Trello
11 4 (0.23%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 4 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.23%) G Suite
11 4 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.12%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.67%) Internet
2 15 (0.86%) Unified Communications
3 14 (0.81%) VPN
4 11 (0.63%) MPLS
5 10 (0.58%) HTTP
6 7 (0.40%) SMS
7 6 (0.35%) Ethernet
7 6 (0.35%) WAN
7 6 (0.35%) Wireless
8 5 (0.29%) LAN
9 4 (0.23%) Broadband
9 4 (0.23%) Network Security
9 4 (0.23%) Skype
9 4 (0.23%) WLAN
10 3 (0.17%) 3G
10 3 (0.17%) 4G
10 3 (0.17%) Intranet
10 3 (0.17%) SAN
10 3 (0.17%) VoIP
11 1 (0.058%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.78%) Big Data
3 63 (3.63%) MySQL
4 40 (2.31%) NoSQL
5 38 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (2.07%) MongoDB
7 34 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
10 15 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (0.86%) Hadoop
11 14 (0.81%) Oracle Database
12 13 (0.75%) Relational Database
13 12 (0.69%) Neo4j
13 12 (0.69%) Text Mining
14 10 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.52%) Power BI
15 9 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 89 (5.13%) JIRA
2 65 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 47 (2.71%) Jenkins
4 46 (2.65%) TeamCity
5 40 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 30 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.44%) MSBuild
8 23 (1.33%) Selenium
9 16 (0.92%) Subversion
10 15 (0.86%) gulp
10 15 (0.86%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.81%) SpecFlow
12 12 (0.69%) Maven
13 11 (0.63%) Grunt
13 11 (0.63%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.52%) GitLab
15 8 (0.46%) Vagrant
16 7 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (0.40%) NuGet
16 7 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 424 (24.44%) Finance
2 187 (10.78%) Marketing
3 139 (8.01%) Banking
4 128 (7.38%) Retail
5 74 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 50 (2.88%) Manufacturing
7 38 (2.19%) Electronics
8 29 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.61%) Law
10 27 (1.56%) Games
11 23 (1.33%) Advertising
11 23 (1.33%) Front Office
12 22 (1.27%) Legal
13 21 (1.21%) Financial Institution
14 20 (1.15%) Retail Banking
15 14 (0.81%) Back Office
16 8 (0.46%) Local Government
16 8 (0.46%) Publishing
17 6 (0.35%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.35%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (31.07%) .NET
2 213 (12.28%) ASP.NET
3 197 (11.35%) HTML
4 172 (9.91%) CSS
5 146 (8.41%) AngularJS
6 117 (6.74%) .NET Framework
7 112 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 110 (6.34%) Node.js
9 92 (5.30%) React
10 87 (5.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 87 (5.01%) jQuery
11 79 (4.55%) HTML5
12 67 (3.86%) REST
13 62 (3.57%) CSS3
14 60 (3.46%) Web Services
15 51 (2.94%) XML
16 47 (2.71%) RESTful
17 44 (2.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (2.31%) WCF
19 33 (1.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 123 (7.09%) Greenfield Project
2 114 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (5.13%) User Experience
4 55 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 50 (2.88%) Online Banking
6 46 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (2.59%) Fintech
8 43 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 35 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 35 (2.02%) Hedge funds
10 32 (1.84%) iPad
11 21 (1.21%) Management Information System
12 19 (1.10%) Derivative
12 19 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 16 (0.92%) Fixed Income
14 13 (0.75%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.69%) e-Learning
15 12 (0.69%) Equities
16 11 (0.63%) Reinsurance
17 10 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 57 (3.29%) Linux
2 53 (3.05%) Windows
3 35 (2.02%) Android
4 32 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.21%) Unix
6 11 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.17%) VMS
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.058%) MVS
10 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 900 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (22.36%) Business Development
3 368 (21.21%) Scrum
4 280 (16.14%) Project Management
5 230 (13.26%) Mentoring
6 227 (13.08%) SDLC
7 200 (11.53%) DevOps
8 198 (11.41%) MVC
9 191 (11.01%) Line Management
10 183 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
11 178 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 175 (10.09%) Coaching
13 167 (9.63%) TDD
14 162 (9.34%) Software Engineering
15 152 (8.76%) E-Commerce
16 148 (8.53%) Web Development
17 133 (7.67%) Microservices
18 130 (7.49%) CRM
19 125 (7.20%) Analytics
20 121 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 383 (22.07%) C#
2 351 (20.23%) JavaScript
3 306 (17.64%) Java
4 219 (12.62%) SQL
5 120 (6.92%) PHP
6 71 (4.09%) Python
7 68 (3.92%) C++
8 67 (3.86%) Ruby
9 35 (2.02%) Scala
10 30 (1.73%) C
11 27 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 22 (1.27%) Groovy
13 21 (1.21%) T-SQL
14 16 (0.92%) PowerShell
14 16 (0.92%) VBA
15 12 (0.69%) Clojure
16 11 (0.63%) TypeScript
16 11 (0.63%) VB
17 10 (0.58%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 145 (8.36%) Degree
2 27 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 26 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (0.58%) APMP
5 10 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.52%) CIPD
6 9 (0.52%) PhD
6 9 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.46%) PMP
7 8 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.35%) MCP
9 3 (0.17%) CCNA
9 3 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.17%) MCSD
10 2 (0.12%) APMG
11 1 (0.058%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.058%) CITP
11 1 (0.058%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (6.34%) QA
2 43 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.63%) SLA
4 10 (0.58%) PMO
5 7 (0.40%) Basel III
6 6 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.23%) EMIR
8 3 (0.17%) GDPR
8 3 (0.17%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.058%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (1.50%) Docker
2 5 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.058%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.058%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (0.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (0.46%) Kibana
1 8 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (0.46%) WSUS
2 7 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (0.29%) Ansible
3 5 (0.29%) Mesos
4 4 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.23%) Puppet
5 3 (0.17%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.12%) Nagios
6 2 (0.12%) Terraform
7 1 (0.058%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.058%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.058%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.058%) Grafana
7 1 (0.058%) Graphite
7 1 (0.058%) Icinga
7 1 (0.058%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.058%) SCCM
Vendors
1 328 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 74 (4.27%) SAP
3 70 (4.03%) Oracle
4 20 (1.15%) Cisco
5 16 (0.92%) RedGate
6 15 (0.86%) Google
6 15 (0.86%) hybris
6 15 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (0.86%) Sun
7 14 (0.81%) IBM
7 14 (0.81%) Siebel
7 14 (0.81%) TOWER Software
8 11 (0.63%) Intel
9 10 (0.58%) OpenText
9 10 (0.58%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.46%) VMware
10 8 (0.46%) Xamarin
11 7 (0.40%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.40%) Teradata
12 6 (0.35%) NetApp