Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Head of Development
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 - 214
Rank change year-on-year - +214 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.040% - 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% - 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Reading median annual salary £82,500 - £83,000
10th Percentile £81,250 - £69,500
90th Percentile £83,750 - £96,500
Berkshire median annual salary £75,000 £97,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +21.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,411 2,939 4,243
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 96.46% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,998 2,164 3,413
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%

Head of Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in Reading

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Development in Reading.

Salary trend for Head of Development in Reading

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Head of Development 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 Reading region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming

Head of Development Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft