Period
to 17 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

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

Development Manager
England > London
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 353 432 377
Rank change year-on-year +79 -55 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 409 371 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.60% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.63% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 340 290 477
London median annual salary £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £52,250 £43,750 £44,000
90th Percentile £144,000 £115,000 £103,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 48,115 59,198 66,452
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 95.33% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38,981 48,410 54,922
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,375 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +3.96% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in London over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Central London -6 44 £61,750 -27.35% 5
West London +23 30 £80,000 +6.67% 5
South London +1 18 £80,000 +14.29% 3
East London +13 4 £82,500 +73.68% 2
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 London region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 204 (49.88%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (39.85%) Finance
3 130 (31.78%) C#
4 125 (30.56%) Java
5 122 (29.83%) AWS
6 118 (28.85%) Mentoring
7 105 (25.67%) Software Engineering
8 102 (24.94%) JavaScript
9 99 (24.21%) Business Development
10 98 (23.96%) Banking
11 84 (20.54%) Python
12 82 (20.05%) Azure
13 80 (19.56%) Front Office
14 79 (19.32%) .NET
15 75 (18.34%) Performance Management
15 75 (18.34%) Artificial Intelligence
16 72 (17.60%) Asset Management
17 71 (17.36%) Web Services
18 69 (16.87%) Derivative
19 68 (16.63%) Fixed Income
20 67 (16.38%) J2EE
21 65 (15.89%) Decision-Making
22 62 (15.16%) Analytics
23 61 (14.91%) Microsoft
24 60 (14.67%) Performance Attribution
25 59 (14.43%) Scrum
26 58 (14.18%) C++
26 58 (14.18%) Investment Management
27 56 (13.69%) PostgreSQL
28 55 (13.45%) Hedge funds

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (3.91%) CMS
2 14 (3.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (3.18%) Umbraco
4 7 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.24%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 45 (11.00%) FINCAD Analytics
2 8 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 122 (29.83%) AWS
2 82 (20.05%) Azure
3 54 (13.20%) GCP
4 18 (4.40%) SaaS
5 14 (3.42%) IaaS
6 6 (1.47%) Azure Machine Learning
6 6 (1.47%) OpenShift
6 6 (1.47%) PaaS
7 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.49%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.49%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.49%) Office 365
9 1 (0.24%) AdWords
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.24%) Google Play
9 1 (0.24%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.24%) Broadband
1 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.24%) MPLS
1 1 (0.24%) Skype
1 1 (0.24%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (0.24%) VPN
1 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.69%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (9.54%) Amazon Athena
2 39 (9.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 38 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 19 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.67%) Big Data
6 9 (2.20%) MySQL
7 5 (1.22%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.24%) Flink
9 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.24%) Power BI
9 1 (0.24%) QlikView
9 1 (0.24%) Redis
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.42%) TeamCity
3 13 (3.18%) JIRA
4 10 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.96%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (1.47%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.73%) Maven
9 2 (0.49%) RSpec
9 2 (0.49%) Selenium
10 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.24%) Gradle
10 1 (0.24%) JUnit
10 1 (0.24%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 163 (39.85%) Finance
2 98 (23.96%) Banking
3 80 (19.56%) Front Office
4 29 (7.09%) Marketing
5 23 (5.62%) Retail
6 16 (3.91%) Legal
7 12 (2.93%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.44%) Public Sector
9 9 (2.20%) Law
10 6 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.47%) Games
11 5 (1.22%) Billing
11 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.98%) Advertising
13 3 (0.73%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.73%) Automotive
14 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.24%) Electronics
15 1 (0.24%) French Language
15 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (19.32%) .NET
2 71 (17.36%) Web Services
3 67 (16.38%) J2EE
4 35 (8.56%) HTML
5 26 (6.36%) CSS
6 23 (5.62%) ASP.NET
6 23 (5.62%) HTML5
7 22 (5.38%) Node.js
8 20 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (4.40%) React
10 15 (3.67%) RESTful
11 12 (2.93%) NHibernate
12 9 (2.20%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.20%) Spring
13 8 (1.96%) Entity Framework
14 6 (1.47%) J2SE
15 5 (1.22%) .NET Framework
15 5 (1.22%) Hibernate
16 4 (0.98%) Kafka
16 4 (0.98%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 69 (16.87%) Derivative
2 68 (16.63%) Fixed Income
3 55 (13.45%) Hedge funds
4 46 (11.25%) Equities
5 34 (8.31%) Equity Derivative
6 28 (6.85%) Exotic Derivative
7 21 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (2.93%) User Experience
10 9 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.71%) Robotics
12 6 (1.47%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.47%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.98%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.73%) Cloud Native
14 3 (0.73%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.73%) Private Cloud
15 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.49%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.71%) Android
1 7 (1.71%) VMS
2 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.24%) Unix
3 1 (0.24%) Windows
3 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (49.88%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (28.85%) Mentoring
3 105 (25.67%) Software Engineering
4 99 (24.21%) Business Development
5 75 (18.34%) Artificial Intelligence
5 75 (18.34%) Performance Management
6 72 (17.60%) Asset Management
7 65 (15.89%) Decision-Making
8 62 (15.16%) Analytics
9 60 (14.67%) Performance Attribution
10 59 (14.43%) Scrum
11 58 (14.18%) Investment Management
12 51 (12.47%) Migration
13 43 (10.51%) Microservices
14 38 (9.29%) Data Analytics
15 37 (9.05%) Open Source
16 32 (7.82%) DevOps
16 32 (7.82%) MVC
17 30 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (7.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 130 (31.78%) C#
2 125 (30.56%) Java
3 102 (24.94%) JavaScript
4 84 (20.54%) Python
5 58 (14.18%) C++
6 40 (9.78%) SQL
7 39 (9.54%) Kotlin
8 22 (5.38%) PHP
9 12 (2.93%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.96%) Scala
11 6 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.47%) R
11 6 (1.47%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.22%) Java 8
13 4 (0.98%) Ruby
14 3 (0.73%) Go
15 2 (0.49%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.49%) BrightScript
15 2 (0.49%) C
16 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (5.13%) Degree
2 8 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.71%) MCSD
4 6 (1.47%) AWS Certification
4 6 (1.47%) PMP
5 5 (1.22%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.73%) MBA
7 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.60%) QA
2 10 (2.44%) PMO
3 1 (0.24%) COBIT
3 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (6.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (5.62%) Kubernetes
2 18 (4.40%) Terraform
3 4 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 61 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.00%) Bloomberg
3 44 (10.76%) Google
4 21 (5.13%) Sitecore
5 11 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.96%) Oracle
6 8 (1.96%) Veeam
6 8 (1.96%) VMware
7 6 (1.47%) Blue Prism
8 4 (0.98%) BeyondTrust
8 4 (0.98%) CyberArk
8 4 (0.98%) Okta
9 3 (0.73%) Cadence
9 3 (0.73%) Facebook
10 2 (0.49%) BT
10 2 (0.49%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.49%) IBM
11 1 (0.24%) Cognos
11 1 (0.24%) jBASE
11 1 (0.24%) Yahoo!