Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 210 200
Rank change year-on-year +30 -10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 124 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.55% 0.95% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.98% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 113 61 69
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.14%
10th Percentile £36,250 £46,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +8.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bolton 0 8 £75,000 +53.06%
Altrincham -12 5 £50,000 +1.01% 1
Wigan - 1 £65,000 -
Development Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 59 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.48%) Business Development
3 34 (27.42%) .NET
4 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 29 (23.39%) Analytics
6 28 (22.58%) Scrum
7 27 (21.77%) Information Security
8 24 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (18.55%) C#
10 22 (17.74%) MVC
10 22 (17.74%) SDLC
11 21 (16.94%) Finance
11 21 (16.94%) Project Management
12 20 (16.13%) SQL
12 20 (16.13%) SaaS
13 19 (15.32%) HTML
13 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
14 18 (14.52%) Marketing
15 17 (13.71%) Retail
15 17 (13.71%) JavaScript
16 16 (12.90%) Java
16 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
17 15 (12.10%) SharePoint
17 15 (12.10%) TDD
18 14 (11.29%) PHP
18 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (11.29%) iPad
18 14 (11.29%) Collaborative Working

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 15 (12.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Magento
2 2 (1.61%) Sage 500
2 2 (1.61%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.13%) SaaS
2 11 (8.87%) IaaS
3 9 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.03%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.42%) G Suite
5 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.06%) MySQL
3 8 (6.45%) Big Data
4 6 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.03%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.23%) JIRA
3 4 (3.23%) Maven
4 2 (1.61%) GitLab
5 1 (0.81%) gulp
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 21 (16.94%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Marketing
3 17 (13.71%) Retail
4 9 (7.26%) Electronics
5 8 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.84%) Law
7 4 (3.23%) Legal
8 3 (2.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.42%) .NET
2 19 (15.32%) HTML
3 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
4 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 11 (8.87%) Node.js
7 10 (8.06%) AngularJS
7 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (6.45%) XML
9 7 (5.65%) Entity Framework
9 7 (5.65%) RESTful
9 7 (5.65%) WCF
10 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (4.84%) Code First Entity Framework
10 6 (4.84%) CSS
10 6 (4.84%) J2SE
10 6 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (4.84%) React
10 6 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) iPad
2 11 (8.87%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.23%) NHS
5 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) EPoS
6 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.26%) Linux
2 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.61%) Android
3 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.48%) Business Development
3 29 (23.39%) Analytics
4 28 (22.58%) Scrum
5 27 (21.77%) Information Security
6 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
7 22 (17.74%) MVC
7 22 (17.74%) SDLC
8 21 (16.94%) Project Management
9 15 (12.10%) TDD
10 14 (11.29%) Collaborative Working
11 13 (10.48%) DevOps
11 13 (10.48%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
12 12 (9.68%) Risk Management
13 11 (8.87%) Kanban
13 11 (8.87%) OO
14 9 (7.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.55%) C#
2 20 (16.13%) SQL
3 17 (13.71%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.90%) Java
5 14 (11.29%) PHP
6 6 (4.84%) Ruby
7 3 (2.42%) PHP 5
7 3 (2.42%) PHP 7
7 3 (2.42%) XPath
8 2 (1.61%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.61%) Perl
8 2 (1.61%) Python
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (10.48%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.84%) QA
3 3 (2.42%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) Oracle
3 10 (8.06%) SAP
4 7 (5.65%) Cisco
5 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.23%) Teradata
5 4 (3.23%) Verint
6 3 (2.42%) Avaya
6 3 (2.42%) Dell
6 3 (2.42%) Google
6 3 (2.42%) HP
6 3 (2.42%) NETGEAR
6 3 (2.42%) WatchGuard
6 3 (2.42%) Xerox
7 2 (1.61%) Sage
7 2 (1.61%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.81%) hybris