The median annual salary for a Software Development Director was - in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Development Director
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 634 667
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Director 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London - 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £120,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £82,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Software Development Director in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Director in London

Software Development Director
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Development Director in London

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Software Development Director 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 London region featuring Software Development Director in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Channel Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree

Software Development Director 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Channel Management
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree