Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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

Head of Development
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 5.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Halifax median annual salary £75,000 - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax. 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
Halifax
Permanent vacancies in Halifax with a recognized job title 192 288 318
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.97% 99.31% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 163 251 251
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £64,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

Head of Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in Halifax

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Head of Development in Halifax

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Head of Development job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (90.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking

Head of Development Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft