Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 255 264
Rank change year-on-year +31 +9 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 404 441 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.31% 1.26% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.30% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 332 434 446
South East median annual salary £62,500 £64,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.34% +6.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,375 £41,250 £42,125
90th Percentile £79,875 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29799 33908 41500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.00% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24860 28418 34627
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in the South East

Development Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in the South East

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in the South East

Development Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +47 200 £65,000 - 8
Surrey +1 89 £62,500 - 2
Berkshire +20 87 £67,500 +3.85% 3
Oxfordshire +31 72 £67,500 +12.50% 4
Buckinghamshire +22 41 £62,500 -3.85% 1
Hampshire -37 41 £65,000 +36.84% 1
West Sussex +1 33 £58,750 -12.96% 2
East Sussex +8 28 £65,000 -7.14%
Kent +12 8 £35,000 -45.31%
Sussex - 3 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £69,000 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 218 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (33.17%) .NET
3 102 (25.25%) Business Development
4 100 (24.75%) Microsoft
5 98 (24.26%) JavaScript
6 91 (22.52%) C#
7 87 (21.53%) Finance
8 76 (18.81%) Java
9 62 (15.35%) SQL
9 62 (15.35%) MVC
10 61 (15.10%) Line Management
11 60 (14.85%) AngularJS
12 59 (14.60%) HTML
13 58 (14.36%) CSS
14 56 (13.86%) Project Management
15 54 (13.37%) SQL Server
15 54 (13.37%) Scrum
16 52 (12.87%) ASP.NET
16 52 (12.87%) CRM
17 51 (12.62%) Mentoring
18 50 (12.38%) TDD
19 48 (11.88%) DevOps
19 48 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
20 44 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
21 43 (10.64%) SDLC
21 43 (10.64%) PHP
22 41 (10.15%) jQuery
23 40 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
24 39 (9.65%) Cybersecurity
24 39 (9.65%) .NET Framework

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (4.70%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.22%) Apache Solr
3 13 (3.22%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.22%) WordPress
4 12 (2.97%) CMS
5 11 (2.72%) Apache
6 7 (1.73%) ExpressionEngine
7 6 (1.49%) IIS
8 5 (1.24%) bbPress
8 5 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.99%) Jetty
9 4 (0.99%) nginx
10 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) JBoss
10 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.50%) InDesign
4 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.50%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 500
4 1 (0.25%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (5.45%) SaaS
3 14 (3.47%) IaaS
4 13 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (1.49%) npm
5 6 (1.49%) Trello
6 5 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.50%) GitHub
8 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.50%) Office 365
8 2 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.74%) HTTP
1 3 (0.74%) Internet
2 2 (0.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.25%) Firewall
3 1 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.25%) Skype
3 1 (0.25%) SMS
3 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.19%) MongoDB
2 25 (6.19%) MySQL
3 20 (4.95%) Big Data
4 10 (2.48%) Text Mining
5 8 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (1.98%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.73%) Couchbase
6 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.49%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.24%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.74%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.74%) Spark SQL
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.50%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (6.68%) JIRA
2 19 (4.70%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.21%) Selenium
4 12 (2.97%) Subversion
5 11 (2.72%) SpecFlow
6 10 (2.48%) Jasmine
7 9 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (1.73%) Grunt
8 7 (1.73%) gulp
9 5 (1.24%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.24%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.24%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.99%) Gradle
10 4 (0.99%) Redmine
11 3 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.50%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.25%) MSTest
13 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 87 (21.53%) Finance
2 33 (8.17%) Marketing
3 24 (5.94%) Retail
4 13 (3.22%) Financial Institution
5 12 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.24%) Advertising
7 5 (1.24%) Automotive
7 5 (1.24%) Banking
7 5 (1.24%) Games
8 4 (0.99%) Electronics
8 4 (0.99%) Legal
8 4 (0.99%) Publishing
9 3 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (33.17%) .NET
2 60 (14.85%) AngularJS
3 59 (14.60%) HTML
4 58 (14.36%) CSS
5 52 (12.87%) ASP.NET
6 41 (10.15%) jQuery
7 40 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (9.65%) .NET Framework
9 31 (7.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (7.43%) React
11 28 (6.93%) Node.js
12 27 (6.68%) HTML5
13 22 (5.45%) CSS3
13 22 (5.45%) Web Services
14 21 (5.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (3.96%) RESTful
16 15 (3.71%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (3.71%) REST
17 13 (3.22%) Lucene
17 13 (3.22%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.71%) User Experience
3 13 (3.22%) Hedge funds
4 11 (2.72%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.48%) Fintech
6 9 (2.23%) e-Learning
7 8 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.24%) iPad
8 5 (1.24%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.99%) Linked Data
9 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.74%) PMI
10 3 (0.74%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.50%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.50%) Life Science
11 2 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.95%) Linux
2 17 (4.21%) Windows
3 11 (2.72%) Unix
4 9 (2.23%) Android
5 5 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (25.25%) Business Development
3 62 (15.35%) MVC
4 61 (15.10%) Line Management
5 56 (13.86%) Project Management
6 54 (13.37%) Scrum
7 52 (12.87%) CRM
8 51 (12.62%) Mentoring
9 50 (12.38%) TDD
10 48 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (11.88%) DevOps
11 44 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (10.64%) SDLC
13 39 (9.65%) Cybersecurity
14 34 (8.42%) Information Security
14 34 (8.42%) Penetration Testing
15 31 (7.67%) E-Commerce
15 31 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 30 (7.43%) Resource Management
17 29 (7.18%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (24.26%) JavaScript
2 91 (22.52%) C#
3 76 (18.81%) Java
4 62 (15.35%) SQL
5 43 (10.64%) PHP
6 38 (9.41%) Python
7 35 (8.66%) C++
7 35 (8.66%) Ruby
8 19 (4.70%) C
9 13 (3.22%) VBA
10 10 (2.48%) Scala
10 10 (2.48%) TypeScript
11 9 (2.23%) Groovy
12 7 (1.73%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.49%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.24%) F#
14 5 (1.24%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.74%) Perl
16 2 (0.50%) ABAP
16 2 (0.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 22 (5.45%) Degree
2 9 (2.23%) CIPD
3 6 (1.49%) PhD
3 6 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.24%) PMP
4 5 (1.24%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.50%) APMG
6 2 (0.50%) APMP
6 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.16%) QA
2 24 (5.94%) PCI DSS
3 23 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.74%) PMO
5 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.50%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (1.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 5 (1.24%) Kibana
1 5 (1.24%) WSUS
2 2 (0.50%) Ansible
2 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.25%) Icinga
3 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) SCOM
3 1 (0.25%) Terraform
3 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.70%) SAP
3 13 (3.22%) TOWER Software
4 11 (2.72%) Intel
4 11 (2.72%) Oracle
5 6 (1.49%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.24%) BuddyPress
6 5 (1.24%) PayPal
6 5 (1.24%) Sun
6 5 (1.24%) WooCommerce
7 4 (0.99%) hybris
7 4 (0.99%) Sage
8 2 (0.50%) Adobe
8 2 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.50%) Google
8 2 (0.50%) Infor
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.25%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.25%) Tripwire