Period
to 18 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £105,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 300 362 374
Rank change year-on-year +62 +12 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 181 448 564
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.87% 0.80% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.84% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 161 364 463
Median annual salary £105,000 £85,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £54,329 £58,600 £46,050
90th Percentile £161,250 £128,750 £115,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

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 19,447 53,347 65,735
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.38% 95.26% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16,046 43,444 53,524
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £41,981 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,147 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +2.29% +4.17%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Development Manager in London.

Salary trend for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Development Manager in London over the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 September 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 +88 16 £92,500 +15.63% 3
West London +54 5 £105,000 +23.53% 1
South London +46 1 £77,500 +3.33%
North London +34 1 £55,113 -26.52%
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 99 (54.70%) Finance
2 91 (50.28%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (42.54%) AWS
4 76 (41.99%) Java
5 73 (40.33%) Web Services
6 69 (38.12%) Python
7 67 (37.02%) Asset Management
7 67 (37.02%) Azure
7 67 (37.02%) Investment Management
8 65 (35.91%) Performance Management
8 65 (35.91%) Hedge funds
9 59 (32.60%) Mentoring
9 59 (32.60%) Banking
10 54 (29.83%) Software Engineering
11 53 (29.28%) Google
12 52 (28.73%) GCP
13 47 (25.97%) PostgreSQL
14 44 (24.31%) Microservices
15 43 (23.76%) C#
16 39 (21.55%) SQL Server
16 39 (21.55%) DevOps
17 38 (20.99%) Business Development
17 38 (20.99%) Fixed Income
18 37 (20.44%) Oracle
19 36 (19.89%) Migration
19 36 (19.89%) Derivative
20 35 (19.34%) Scrum
20 35 (19.34%) Serverless
21 32 (17.68%) MySQL
21 32 (17.68%) Kubernetes

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 31 (17.13%) Apache
2 6 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) CMS
3 1 (0.55%) Drupal
3 1 (0.55%) nginx
3 1 (0.55%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Chatbot
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.73%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.10%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 77 (42.54%) AWS
2 67 (37.02%) Azure
3 52 (28.73%) GCP
4 35 (19.34%) Serverless
5 31 (17.13%) Amazon ECS
5 31 (17.13%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (11.60%) SaaS
7 8 (4.42%) PaaS
8 6 (3.31%) Boomi
9 4 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (2.21%) Azure Functions
10 2 (1.10%) IaaS
10 2 (1.10%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.55%) npm
11 1 (0.55%) Office 365
11 1 (0.55%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.55%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) MPLS
1 2 (1.10%) WAN
1 2 (1.10%) Wireless
2 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.55%) Network Security
2 1 (0.55%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.97%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (21.55%) SQL Server
3 32 (17.68%) MySQL
4 31 (17.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 22 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (7.73%) Amazon Athena
6 14 (7.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.21%) Redis
7 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.66%) Big Data
8 3 (1.66%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.10%) Power BI
10 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.76%) JIRA
2 2 (1.10%) git-flow
2 2 (1.10%) Maven
2 2 (1.10%) Mocha
2 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.55%) Gradle
General
1 99 (54.70%) Finance
2 59 (32.60%) Banking
3 22 (12.15%) Back Office
4 14 (7.73%) Front Office
5 11 (6.08%) Marketing
6 8 (4.42%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.87%) Law
8 6 (3.31%) Retail
9 4 (2.21%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.66%) Electronics
10 3 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.66%) Legal
11 2 (1.10%) Advertising
11 2 (1.10%) Games
11 2 (1.10%) Japanese Language
11 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.10%) Private Banking
11 2 (1.10%) Publishing
12 1 (0.55%) Local Government
12 1 (0.55%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (40.33%) Web Services
2 32 (17.68%) gRPC
3 27 (14.92%) .NET
4 15 (8.29%) J2EE
5 9 (4.97%) React
6 7 (3.87%) Node.js
6 7 (3.87%) REST
7 6 (3.31%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.31%) HTML
8 5 (2.76%) CSS
8 5 (2.76%) HTML5
8 5 (2.76%) Kafka
8 5 (2.76%) SOAP
9 4 (2.21%) .NET Core
9 4 (2.21%) OAuth
9 4 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.66%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.66%) Redux
10 3 (1.66%) Spring
11 2 (1.10%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 65 (35.91%) Hedge funds
2 38 (20.99%) Fixed Income
3 36 (19.89%) Derivative
4 23 (12.71%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (11.05%) Credit Derivative
6 11 (6.08%) User Experience
7 7 (3.87%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.76%) e-Learning
9 5 (2.76%) Learning Management System
10 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.66%) Cybercrime
11 3 (1.66%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.10%) Cloud Native
12 2 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (1.10%) Social Media
13 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.55%) Smart City
13 1 (0.55%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.10%) Linux
1 2 (1.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.55%) Android
2 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (50.28%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (37.02%) Asset Management
2 67 (37.02%) Investment Management
3 65 (35.91%) Performance Management
4 59 (32.60%) Mentoring
5 54 (29.83%) Software Engineering
6 44 (24.31%) Microservices
7 39 (21.55%) DevOps
8 38 (20.99%) Business Development
9 36 (19.89%) Migration
10 35 (19.34%) Scrum
11 20 (11.05%) Quantitative Analysis
12 19 (10.50%) Analytics
12 19 (10.50%) Artificial Intelligence
13 18 (9.94%) Decision-Making
14 16 (8.84%) Coaching
14 16 (8.84%) Data Analytics
14 16 (8.84%) Performance Attribution
14 16 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (6.63%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 76 (41.99%) Java
2 69 (38.12%) Python
3 43 (23.76%) C#
4 27 (14.92%) C
5 26 (14.36%) C++
5 26 (14.36%) JavaScript
6 20 (11.05%) R
7 14 (7.73%) Kotlin
8 11 (6.08%) SQL
9 4 (2.21%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.21%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.21%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.55%) ES6
10 1 (0.55%) Go
10 1 (0.55%) PHP
10 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (3.87%) Degree
2 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.87%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (17.68%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.55%) Istio
Vendors
1 53 (29.28%) Google
2 37 (20.44%) Oracle
3 20 (11.05%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.73%) Bloomberg
5 8 (4.42%) SAP
6 6 (3.31%) Dell
6 6 (3.31%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.21%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.10%) Cadence
9 2 (1.10%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.10%) Veeam
9 2 (1.10%) VMware
10 1 (0.55%) ANSYS
10 1 (0.55%) Automation Anywhere
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
10 1 (0.55%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.55%) NetApp