Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 - 219
Rank change year-on-year - +219 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.12% - 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Reading median annual salary £90,000 - -
Berkshire median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £75,750
% change year-on-year +21.43% -7.59% +16.54%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2389 3573 4604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.03% 96.07% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2870 3299
Reading median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Angular 2
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Angular 2
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase