The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Development Manager
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 111 132
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 18 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.68% 1.92% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.99% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 25
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £43,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £69,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2505 2761 2977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 93.96% 96.57% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1586 1887
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.32% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Scotland

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in Scotland

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in Scotland

Development Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Edinburgh -24 9 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Glasgow -6 6 £57,500 - 2
West Lothian - 2 £65,000 -
Development Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Scotland region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (15.91%) Software Delivery
5 7 (15.91%) SDLC
5 7 (15.91%) Business Development
5 7 (15.91%) C#
5 7 (15.91%) Java
6 6 (13.64%) PHP
6 6 (13.64%) .NET
6 6 (13.64%) Python
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.64%) VMware
6 6 (13.64%) People Management
6 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (11.36%) Windows
7 5 (11.36%) SQL
8 4 (9.09%) Linux
8 4 (9.09%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) Marketing
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (9.09%) Scala

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (4.55%) CMS
1 2 (4.55%) Confluence
1 2 (4.55%) Drupal
1 2 (4.55%) WordPress
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Hindi Language
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Polish Language
4 1 (2.27%) Urdu Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) HTML5
2 2 (4.55%) JSON
2 2 (4.55%) Material Design
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.27%) Celery
3 1 (2.27%) Django
3 1 (2.27%) Flask
3 1 (2.27%) Meteor
3 1 (2.27%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Verilog
4 1 (2.27%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
3 7 (15.91%) Business Development
3 7 (15.91%) SDLC
3 7 (15.91%) Software Delivery
4 6 (13.64%) People Management
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (9.09%) Kanban
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Release Management
5 4 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
5 4 (9.09%) Web Development
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) C#
1 7 (15.91%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) PHP
2 6 (13.64%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Scala
5 3 (6.82%) C++
5 3 (6.82%) Groovy
6 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
1 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Google
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