Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 349 318
Rank change year-on-year -22 -31 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 553 709 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.95% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.00% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 441 612 767
London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 65,611 70,984 76,167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 94.76% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 53,421 55,592 66,186
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -38 124 £85,000 +6.25% 15
West London +31 46 £65,000 -11.56% 9
South London +23 17 £70,000 +7.69% 2
East London -1 4 £78,750 +1.61% 2
North London +5 1 - -
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 264 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (29.29%) .NET
3 160 (28.93%) C#
4 147 (26.58%) Finance
5 140 (25.32%) Java
6 111 (20.07%) Business Development
7 94 (17.00%) Scrum
8 90 (16.27%) SQL Server
8 90 (16.27%) DevOps
9 87 (15.73%) Software Engineering
10 86 (15.55%) TDD
11 81 (14.65%) Web Services
12 76 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
13 72 (13.02%) Amazon AWS
14 70 (12.66%) Mentoring
14 70 (12.66%) Project Management
15 69 (12.48%) Microsoft Azure
16 64 (11.57%) BDD
17 63 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
17 63 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
18 62 (11.21%) JavaScript
18 62 (11.21%) Line Management
19 61 (11.03%) E-Commerce
20 59 (10.67%) Decision-Making
21 57 (10.31%) AngularJS
22 54 (9.76%) Microservices
22 54 (9.76%) Microsoft
23 53 (9.58%) Marketing
24 47 (8.50%) Front Office
25 45 (8.14%) Docker

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 17 (3.07%) CMS
2 14 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.81%) Drupal
4 9 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.90%) Confluence
7 4 (0.72%) NServiceBus
7 4 (0.72%) WordPress
8 3 (0.54%) Apache
8 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.36%) Mule
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) IIS
10 1 (0.18%) JBoss
10 1 (0.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 10 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.27%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (1.08%) Front Arena
3 6 (1.08%) thinkFolio
4 5 (0.90%) Bloomberg AIM
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.36%) Magento
5 2 (0.36%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.36%) Sage 500
5 2 (0.36%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.18%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (0.18%) CiviCRM
6 1 (0.18%) Orchestrade
6 1 (0.18%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 72 (13.02%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (12.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.89%) SaaS
4 10 (1.81%) Office 365
5 7 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.27%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.08%) GitHub
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.45%) Internet
2 5 (0.90%) Intranet
3 4 (0.72%) Network Security
4 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.36%) MPLS
4 2 (0.36%) PBX
5 1 (0.18%) DNS
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) HTTP
5 1 (0.18%) SMS
5 1 (0.18%) SSL
5 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (16.27%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (2.89%) Big Data
4 13 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 11 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.90%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.90%) MySQL
8 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.72%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.54%) SimpleDB
11 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (3.80%) Jenkins
2 19 (3.44%) JIRA
3 15 (2.71%) Vagrant
4 12 (2.17%) Maven
5 10 (1.81%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.90%) MSBuild
8 5 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (0.90%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.36%) VersionOne
10 1 (0.18%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.18%) JUnit
10 1 (0.18%) Mocha
10 1 (0.18%) NUnit
10 1 (0.18%) Selenium
10 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 147 (26.58%) Finance
2 53 (9.58%) Marketing
3 47 (8.50%) Front Office
4 34 (6.15%) Banking
5 22 (3.98%) Retail
6 15 (2.71%) Advertising
6 15 (2.71%) Legal
6 15 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.17%) Law
7 12 (2.17%) Private Banking
8 6 (1.08%) Games
8 6 (1.08%) Publishing
9 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Billing
10 2 (0.36%) Electronics
10 2 (0.36%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (29.29%) .NET
2 81 (14.65%) Web Services
3 57 (10.31%) AngularJS
4 44 (7.96%) HTML
5 40 (7.23%) Spring
6 34 (6.15%) .NET Core
7 31 (5.61%) Node.js
7 31 (5.61%) React
8 30 (5.42%) CSS
9 26 (4.70%) ASP.NET
9 26 (4.70%) RESTful
10 24 (4.34%) .NET Framework
11 23 (4.16%) REST
12 18 (3.25%) J2EE
12 18 (3.25%) Vue.js
13 17 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (2.89%) HTML5
14 16 (2.89%) Kafka
15 15 (2.71%) J2SE
16 14 (2.53%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (4.52%) Fintech
4 23 (4.16%) Derivative
5 21 (3.80%) Hedge funds
6 14 (2.53%) Fixed Income
7 13 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.17%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.99%) PMI
10 10 (1.81%) User Experience
11 9 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.45%) Equities
13 7 (1.27%) Exotic Derivative
14 6 (1.08%) Digital Media
14 6 (1.08%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.90%) Augmented Reality
15 5 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.62%) Linux
2 7 (1.27%) Windows
3 5 (0.90%) Android
3 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.36%) Unix
4 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (20.07%) Business Development
3 94 (17.00%) Scrum
4 90 (16.27%) DevOps
5 87 (15.73%) Software Engineering
6 86 (15.55%) TDD
7 76 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
8 70 (12.66%) Mentoring
8 70 (12.66%) Project Management
9 64 (11.57%) BDD
10 63 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 62 (11.21%) Line Management
12 61 (11.03%) E-Commerce
13 59 (10.67%) Decision-Making
14 54 (9.76%) Microservices
15 44 (7.96%) Performance Management
16 43 (7.78%) SDLC
17 41 (7.41%) CRM
18 40 (7.23%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 160 (28.93%) C#
2 140 (25.32%) Java
3 62 (11.21%) JavaScript
4 38 (6.87%) Python
5 36 (6.51%) SQL
6 30 (5.42%) VB.NET
7 28 (5.06%) C++
8 20 (3.62%) Groovy
9 14 (2.53%) Java 8
9 14 (2.53%) Scala
10 10 (1.81%) PHP
11 9 (1.63%) VBA
12 5 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.72%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.54%) Ada
14 3 (0.54%) C
14 3 (0.54%) R
14 3 (0.54%) Ruby
15 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 43 (7.78%) Degree
2 24 (4.34%) SAFe Agilist
3 11 (1.99%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.90%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.72%) MBA
7 3 (0.54%) APMP
7 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.36%) CISA
8 2 (0.36%) CISM
8 2 (0.36%) CISSP
9 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.24%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) GDPR
3 4 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.54%) COBIT
5 2 (0.36%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) MiFID
5 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) EMIR
6 1 (0.18%) IFRS
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (8.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 29 (5.24%) Terraform
2 16 (2.89%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.63%) Ansible
4 2 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.34%) Oracle
3 13 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (2.35%) Splunk
4 9 (1.63%) AppDynamics
5 8 (1.45%) SAP
5 8 (1.45%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.27%) Bloomberg
6 7 (1.27%) Charles River
7 6 (1.08%) Calypso
7 6 (1.08%) Informatica
7 6 (1.08%) SimCorp
8 5 (0.90%) Demandware
8 5 (0.90%) FXall
9 4 (0.72%) Google
9 4 (0.72%) IBM
10 3 (0.54%) ATG
10 3 (0.54%) Infor
11 2 (0.36%) Capita
11 2 (0.36%) TOWER Software