The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Development Manager
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 146 138
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 72 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.84% 1.06% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.08% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 64 33 53
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3797 3322 3666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.99% 97.51% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2764 3007
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Development Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Manchester

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in Manchester

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in Manchester

Development Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £62,500 -
Development Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Development Manager 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 Manchester region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 91 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.95%) .NET
3 34 (26.98%) C#
4 26 (20.63%) MVC
5 25 (19.84%) QA
6 23 (18.25%) Scrum
6 23 (18.25%) Mentoring
7 22 (17.46%) Retail
8 21 (16.67%) Business Development
8 21 (16.67%) PHP
9 19 (15.08%) Line Management
9 19 (15.08%) JavaScript
10 17 (13.49%) E-Commerce
10 17 (13.49%) Legal
10 17 (13.49%) Coaching
10 17 (13.49%) Software Delivery
11 16 (12.70%) SDLC
11 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
11 16 (12.70%) OO
12 15 (11.90%) Marketing
12 15 (11.90%) iPad
12 15 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (11.11%) OO PHP
13 14 (11.11%) People Management
13 14 (11.11%) Mobile Development
13 14 (11.11%) Web Development
13 14 (11.11%) Finance
14 12 (9.52%) Magento
15 11 (8.73%) HTML
15 11 (8.73%) Java

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Magento
2 4 (3.17%) SAP Business One
3 3 (2.38%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.38%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.79%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.79%) GitHub
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) MySQL
1 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.79%) Big Data
3 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.79%) Redis
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.59%) JIRA
2 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.79%) Phabricator
3 1 (0.79%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (17.46%) Retail
2 17 (13.49%) Legal
3 15 (11.90%) Marketing
4 14 (11.11%) Finance
5 10 (7.94%) Law
6 4 (3.17%) Advertising
6 4 (3.17%) Automotive
7 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.95%) .NET
2 11 (8.73%) HTML
3 6 (4.76%) CSS
3 6 (4.76%) Web Services
4 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.38%) jQuery
4 3 (2.38%) Node.js
4 3 (2.38%) XHTML
5 2 (1.59%) Ajax
5 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.59%) ATL
5 2 (1.59%) HTML5
5 2 (1.59%) LESS
5 2 (1.59%) WCF
6 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.79%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.79%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.79%) XML
6 1 (0.79%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) iPad
2 6 (4.76%) User Experience
3 5 (3.97%) NHS
4 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.14%) Android
1 9 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.63%) MVC
3 23 (18.25%) Mentoring
3 23 (18.25%) Scrum
4 21 (16.67%) Business Development
5 19 (15.08%) Line Management
6 17 (13.49%) Coaching
6 17 (13.49%) E-Commerce
6 17 (13.49%) Software Delivery
7 16 (12.70%) OO
7 16 (12.70%) SDLC
8 15 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (11.11%) Mobile Development
9 14 (11.11%) OO PHP
9 14 (11.11%) People Management
9 14 (11.11%) Web Development
10 10 (7.94%) Kanban
10 10 (7.94%) Performance Management
11 9 (7.14%) Project Management
12 8 (6.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.98%) C#
2 21 (16.67%) PHP
3 19 (15.08%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.73%) Java
5 5 (3.97%) SQL
6 2 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) Erlang
7 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.59%) MCSE
1 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.84%) QA
2 8 (6.35%) PMO
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) KVM
2 1 (0.79%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.17%) HP
2 4 (3.17%) Sage
2 4 (3.17%) SAP
3 3 (2.38%) Cisco
3 3 (2.38%) CommVault
3 3 (2.38%) NetApp
3 3 (2.38%) Palo Alto
3 3 (2.38%) VMware
4 2 (1.59%) Zend
5 1 (0.79%) Apple
5 1 (0.79%) Epicor
5 1 (0.79%) Google
5 1 (0.79%) Infor
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