Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

Development Manager
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 101 110
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 4 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.43% 0.69% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.70% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 17
Kent median annual salary £62,500 £35,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% -45.31% +16.36%
10th Percentile £33,900 £32,500 £46,500
90th Percentile £82,250 £50,000 £66,000
South East median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 893 1,284 1,663
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 98.09% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1,077 1,448
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £61,625
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Kent

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in Kent

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in Kent over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in Kent

Development Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
West Malling +7 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Maidstone -2 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Development Manager
South East

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Development Manager 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 Kent region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PHP