Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Development Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

System Development Manager
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1146 1182 1251
Rank change year-on-year +36 +69 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Development Manager 20 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.012% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 16
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,250 £55,235
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.48% -5.40% +0.43%
10th Percentile £47,100 £45,750 £34,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,750 £55,235
% change year-on-year +1.45% -6.31% +0.43%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
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% -

Systems Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Development Manager in England

Systems Development Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Systems Development Manager in England

Systems Development Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Development Manager in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Development Manager in England

Systems 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 Systems Development Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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 +15 9 £50,000 -16.67%
North of England +9 5 £52,500 +3.45%
South East - 4 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +27 3 £52,500 +3.45%
East of England -1 2 £61,500 +17.70%
North West - 2 £57,500 -
Midlands +24 1 £52,500 +9.38%
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Systems Development Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Systems 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 Systems Development Manager in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) SDLC
3 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 10 (50.00%) Line Management
4 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (35.00%) Coaching
5 7 (35.00%) SaaS
5 7 (35.00%) Kanban
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Retail
6 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (15.00%) Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) QA
10 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
10 2 (10.00%) OO
10 2 (10.00%) PHP
10 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
10 2 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
11 1 (5.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Systems 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
1 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) SDLC
3 10 (50.00%) Line Management
3 10 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (35.00%) Coaching
5 7 (35.00%) Kanban
6 6 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
10 2 (10.00%) OO
10 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
10 2 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
11 1 (5.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
11 1 (5.00%) DevOps
11 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle