Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 354 365
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 647 576 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.92% 0.82% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.85% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 549 514 647
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £47,250 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 66,760 67,445 81,274
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 95.90% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54,474 57,719 69,470
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,494
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 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
Central London +15 122 £85,000 +21.43% 13
West London +8 41 £75,000 +15.38% 17
South London -7 7 £65,000 -4.41% 4
East London +3 5 £65,000 -23.53% 6
North London +1 2 £59,750 +3.02% 2
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 London region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 350 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (30.91%) Finance
3 177 (27.36%) .NET
4 155 (23.96%) JavaScript
5 149 (23.03%) Scrum
6 136 (21.02%) Business Development
7 133 (20.56%) Java
8 130 (20.09%) C#
9 98 (15.15%) Project Management
10 95 (14.68%) Microsoft
11 92 (14.22%) Banking
12 90 (13.91%) DevOps
13 89 (13.76%) HTML
13 89 (13.76%) Marketing
14 82 (12.67%) Software Engineering
15 81 (12.52%) SQL
15 81 (12.52%) Continuous Integration
15 81 (12.52%) Coaching
16 78 (12.06%) Mentoring
17 76 (11.75%) SDLC
18 74 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
19 73 (11.28%) SQL Server
19 73 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
20 71 (10.97%) Greenfield Project
21 69 (10.66%) CSS
22 68 (10.51%) ASP.NET
23 67 (10.36%) Microservices
23 67 (10.36%) Line Management
24 63 (9.74%) Open Source
25 60 (9.27%) E-Commerce

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 21 (3.25%) CMS
2 14 (2.16%) IIS
3 9 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.08%) Drupal
4 7 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.93%) Apache
5 6 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.77%) nginx
6 5 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.77%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.62%) ColdFusion
7 4 (0.62%) WordPress
8 3 (0.46%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.46%) Confluence
8 3 (0.46%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.31%) Kentico
9 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 24 (3.71%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.32%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.08%) Concordance
2 7 (1.08%) Relativity
2 7 (1.08%) Ringtail
3 4 (0.62%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.62%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.46%) Magento
4 3 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.15%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (6.49%) SaaS
3 29 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (3.09%) GitHub
5 15 (2.32%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.08%) IaaS
7 5 (0.77%) Office 365
8 4 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.31%) PaaS
9 2 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.15%) G Suite
10 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.39%) Unified Communications
2 8 (1.24%) Ethernet
2 8 (1.24%) VPN
3 7 (1.08%) MPLS
4 4 (0.62%) Broadband
4 4 (0.62%) SAN
4 4 (0.62%) WLAN
5 3 (0.46%) HTTP
5 3 (0.46%) Internet
5 3 (0.46%) Skype
5 3 (0.46%) Wireless
6 2 (0.31%) LAN
6 2 (0.31%) SMS
6 2 (0.31%) WAN
7 1 (0.15%) GoToMeeting
7 1 (0.15%) Intranet
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
7 1 (0.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.79%) Big Data
3 18 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (2.47%) MySQL
5 13 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.01%) Neo4j
6 11 (1.70%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.93%) Redis
9 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.62%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.62%) Power BI
10 4 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (0.46%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (4.95%) JIRA
2 28 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 28 (4.33%) TeamCity
3 21 (3.25%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.78%) MSBuild
5 10 (1.55%) GitLab
5 10 (1.55%) NuGet
6 6 (0.93%) Maven
7 4 (0.62%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.46%) Selenium
8 3 (0.46%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.31%) Babel
9 2 (0.31%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.31%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.31%) gulp
9 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.15%) RStudio
General
1 200 (30.91%) Finance
2 92 (14.22%) Banking
3 89 (13.76%) Marketing
4 41 (6.34%) Retail
5 37 (5.72%) Telecoms
6 27 (4.17%) Law
7 25 (3.86%) Investment Banking
8 22 (3.40%) Front Office
9 20 (3.09%) Retail Banking
10 18 (2.78%) Legal
11 12 (1.85%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.70%) Electronics
13 9 (1.39%) Games
14 6 (0.93%) Advertising
14 6 (0.93%) Back Office
14 6 (0.93%) Mandarin Language
15 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.46%) Publishing
17 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (27.36%) .NET
2 89 (13.76%) HTML
3 69 (10.66%) CSS
4 68 (10.51%) ASP.NET
5 42 (6.49%) Node.js
6 40 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (5.41%) AngularJS
7 35 (5.41%) React
8 34 (5.26%) HTML5
9 28 (4.33%) REST
10 24 (3.71%) Spring
11 22 (3.40%) CSS3
12 20 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (3.09%) XML
13 17 (2.63%) jQuery
14 16 (2.47%) .NET Framework
14 16 (2.47%) Web Services
15 14 (2.16%) WCF
16 12 (1.85%) WPF
17 11 (1.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.97%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (8.96%) User Experience
3 39 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.10%) Online Banking
5 28 (4.33%) Mobile App
6 25 (3.86%) Data Centre
7 22 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (3.40%) Fintech
8 19 (2.94%) Derivative
9 18 (2.78%) Hedge funds
10 13 (2.01%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.70%) Equities
11 11 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.39%) Equity Derivative
13 8 (1.24%) Computer Science
13 8 (1.24%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.24%) Public Cloud
14 7 (1.08%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.08%) Grid Computing
14 7 (1.08%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.71%) Android
2 23 (3.55%) Apple iOS
3 22 (3.40%) Windows
4 15 (2.32%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.70%) Linux
6 9 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (23.03%) Scrum
3 136 (21.02%) Business Development
4 98 (15.15%) Project Management
5 90 (13.91%) DevOps
6 82 (12.67%) Software Engineering
7 81 (12.52%) Coaching
7 81 (12.52%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (12.06%) Mentoring
9 76 (11.75%) SDLC
10 73 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 67 (10.36%) Line Management
11 67 (10.36%) Microservices
12 63 (9.74%) Open Source
13 60 (9.27%) E-Commerce
14 55 (8.50%) Analytics
14 55 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
15 53 (8.19%) MVC
16 52 (8.04%) Web Development
17 51 (7.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 155 (23.96%) JavaScript
2 133 (20.56%) Java
3 130 (20.09%) C#
4 81 (12.52%) SQL
5 38 (5.87%) PHP
6 24 (3.71%) Ruby
7 22 (3.40%) Python
8 21 (3.25%) C++
9 17 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 17 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.32%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.01%) Apple Swift
11 13 (2.01%) Objective-C
12 12 (1.85%) C
13 11 (1.70%) Scala
14 5 (0.77%) Groovy
15 4 (0.62%) Clojure
15 4 (0.62%) ES6
16 2 (0.31%) Perl
16 2 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (6.80%) Degree
2 12 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 12 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.24%) APMP
4 4 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.42%) QA
2 9 (1.39%) SLA
3 7 (1.08%) Basel III
3 7 (1.08%) PMO
4 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.31%) EMIR
5 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) GDPR
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (3.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.15%) Nagios
2 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 95 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.79%) Oracle
3 30 (4.64%) SAP
4 16 (2.47%) RedGate
5 15 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.24%) Cisco
7 7 (1.08%) Google
7 7 (1.08%) IBM
8 6 (0.93%) Sybase
9 5 (0.77%) Apple
9 5 (0.77%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.62%) hybris
10 4 (0.62%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (0.62%) SimCorp
11 3 (0.46%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.46%) Adobe
11 3 (0.46%) Capita
11 3 (0.46%) Teradata