The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Manager
England / North West
Rank 158 165 149
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 97 74 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.58% 1.30% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.34% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 70 93
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,550 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5946 5514 6351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4952 4624 5108
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in the North West

Development Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in the North West

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in the North West

Development Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Manchester +17 74 £60,000 - 9
Merseyside +9 12 £44,369 +4.39% 2
Cheshire -20 6 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Lancashire - 5 £35,000 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 105 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (35.33%) .NET
3 50 (27.17%) C#
4 40 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 36 (19.57%) Microsoft
6 35 (19.02%) Finance
7 32 (17.39%) MVC
8 31 (16.85%) PHP
8 31 (16.85%) HTML
9 30 (16.30%) Business Development
9 30 (16.30%) Mentoring
10 29 (15.76%) QA
11 23 (12.50%) Scrum
11 23 (12.50%) SDLC
12 22 (11.96%) Software Delivery
12 22 (11.96%) CSS
12 22 (11.96%) OO
13 21 (11.41%) Retail
14 20 (10.87%) Line Management
14 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
15 19 (10.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (10.33%) Coaching
15 19 (10.33%) People Management
16 17 (9.24%) iPad
16 17 (9.24%) Marketing
16 17 (9.24%) MySQL
16 17 (9.24%) Legal
17 16 (8.70%) Project Management
17 16 (8.70%) Java
17 16 (8.70%) SQL

Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.54%) Apache
2 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) MS Project
2 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Magento
2 6 (3.26%) SAP Business One
3 5 (2.72%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.63%) Visualfiles
5 2 (1.09%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.54%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.54%) GitHub
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.63%) HTTP
2 2 (1.09%) Firewall
2 2 (1.09%) NAS
2 2 (1.09%) SAN
3 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.24%) MySQL
3 5 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.63%) Big Data
4 3 (1.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.63%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.09%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
6 1 (0.54%) MS Access
6 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.72%) JIRA
3 3 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.54%) Phabricator
4 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (19.02%) Finance
2 21 (11.41%) Retail
3 17 (9.24%) Legal
3 17 (9.24%) Marketing
4 11 (5.98%) Advertising
5 10 (5.43%) Law
6 4 (2.17%) Automotive
7 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Games
9 1 (0.54%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (35.33%) .NET
2 31 (16.85%) HTML
3 22 (11.96%) CSS
4 15 (8.15%) jQuery
5 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.43%) XHTML
7 7 (3.80%) LAMP
7 7 (3.80%) Web Services
8 5 (2.72%) WinForms
9 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.63%) Node.js
10 2 (1.09%) Ajax
10 2 (1.09%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.09%) ATL
10 2 (1.09%) DHTML
10 2 (1.09%) HTML5
10 2 (1.09%) LESS
10 2 (1.09%) WCF
10 2 (1.09%) XML
11 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.24%) iPad
2 8 (4.35%) NHS
3 7 (3.80%) User Experience
4 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.89%) Android
1 9 (4.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (17.39%) MVC
3 30 (16.30%) Business Development
3 30 (16.30%) Mentoring
4 23 (12.50%) Scrum
4 23 (12.50%) SDLC
5 22 (11.96%) OO
5 22 (11.96%) Software Delivery
6 20 (10.87%) Line Management
7 19 (10.33%) Coaching
7 19 (10.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (10.33%) People Management
8 16 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 16 (8.70%) Project Management
9 14 (7.61%) Mobile Development
9 14 (7.61%) Web Development
10 13 (7.07%) OO PHP
10 13 (7.07%) Performance Management
11 11 (5.98%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 50 (27.17%) C#
2 40 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 31 (16.85%) PHP
4 16 (8.70%) Java
4 16 (8.70%) SQL
5 9 (4.89%) VB
6 4 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.09%) C++
7 2 (1.09%) J#
7 2 (1.09%) VBScript
8 1 (0.54%) C
8 1 (0.54%) Erlang
8 1 (0.54%) Scala
8 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.09%) Degree
1 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (1.09%) MCSE
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.76%) QA
2 8 (4.35%) PMO
3 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) KVM
2 1 (0.54%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.35%) Oracle
2 8 (4.35%) Sage
3 7 (3.80%) HP
4 6 (3.26%) SAP
4 6 (3.26%) VMware
5 5 (2.72%) Cisco
5 5 (2.72%) NetApp
6 3 (1.63%) CommVault
6 3 (1.63%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.09%) Veeam
7 2 (1.09%) WatchGuard
7 2 (1.09%) Zend
8 1 (0.54%) Apple
8 1 (0.54%) Epicor
8 1 (0.54%) Google
8 1 (0.54%) Infor
8 1 (0.54%) Lotus
8 1 (0.54%) Netezza
8 1 (0.54%) Symantec
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