The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 68 98
Rank change year-on-year -3 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 6 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.90% 2.12% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 2.16% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 1
Median salary £43,750 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 652 926 1048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.30% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 566 818 930
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% +9.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Development Manager in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 22 June 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
Folkestone -10 4 £43,750 -12.50%
Development Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Kent region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle

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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DTS
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle