The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 237 275
Rank change year-on-year +15 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 186 224 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.29% 1.21% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.25% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 172 196 192
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £70,000 £80,000
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 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
Surrey +39 45 £62,500 +38.88% 5
Berkshire +3 45 £65,000 +4.00% 7
Oxfordshire +46 44 £55,000 +7.31% 4
Hampshire +2 20 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 16 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Kent -5 6 £43,750 -22.22%
West Sussex -22 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
East Sussex +9 1 £65,000 +18.18%
M4 Corridor -7 1 £69,000 -25.40%
Development Manager
England

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

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

1 193 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (27.57%) Business Development
3 89 (24.05%) Finance
4 80 (21.62%) Java
5 78 (21.08%) .NET
6 71 (19.19%) Project Management
7 66 (17.84%) Microsoft
8 63 (17.03%) Scrum
9 62 (16.76%) Line Management
10 60 (16.22%) TDD
11 49 (13.24%) Degree
12 47 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 43 (11.62%) DevOps
14 41 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (11.08%) JavaScript
14 41 (11.08%) C#
15 40 (10.81%) QA
16 39 (10.54%) SDLC
17 36 (9.73%) SQL Server
18 34 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (8.92%) Waterfall
20 32 (8.65%) CRM
20 32 (8.65%) Software Engineering
21 31 (8.38%) C++
22 30 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
22 30 (8.11%) HTML
23 29 (7.84%) PRINCE2
23 29 (7.84%) SharePoint
24 28 (7.57%) MVC
24 28 (7.57%) Resource Management

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 29 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.95%) CMS
3 19 (5.14%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (4.32%) Apache Solr
4 16 (4.32%) Apache Spark
5 13 (3.51%) Apache
6 12 (3.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (2.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.62%) Jetty
9 6 (1.62%) nginx
9 6 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.35%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.59%) SaaS
2 13 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.62%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (1.62%) IaaS
5 5 (1.35%) Trello
6 2 (0.54%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.54%) GitHub
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.81%) MPLS
2 3 (0.81%) VPN
2 3 (0.81%) WAN
3 2 (0.54%) MVNO
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) Skype
4 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.49%) Big Data
3 14 (3.78%) MySQL
4 13 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (3.51%) Text Mining
5 11 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.89%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.08%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.81%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.81%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.81%) Spark SQL
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.54%) DTS
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (5.14%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.43%) JIRA
3 9 (2.43%) Selenium
3 9 (2.43%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.16%) Subversion
5 6 (1.62%) Gradle
6 5 (1.35%) Redmine
7 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.08%) Maven
7 4 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.27%) Grunt
9 1 (0.27%) gulp
General
1 89 (24.05%) Finance
2 19 (5.14%) Marketing
3 18 (4.86%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.78%) Automotive
5 11 (2.97%) Games
5 11 (2.97%) Retail
6 9 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.43%) Publishing
7 6 (1.62%) Advertising
7 6 (1.62%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.62%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.08%) Billing
8 4 (1.08%) German Language
9 3 (0.81%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.54%) Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Electronics
10 2 (0.54%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (21.08%) .NET
2 30 (8.11%) HTML
3 23 (6.22%) CSS
4 21 (5.68%) Web Services
5 20 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 19 (5.14%) .NET Framework
7 18 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (4.32%) AngularJS
8 16 (4.32%) Lucene
8 16 (4.32%) Natural Language Processing
9 13 (3.51%) Kafka
10 11 (2.97%) RESTful
10 11 (2.97%) Spring
11 8 (2.16%) Node.js
11 8 (2.16%) SAP Fiori
11 8 (2.16%) SAP PI
12 6 (1.62%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (1.35%) J2EE
14 4 (1.08%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.86%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.32%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.89%) PMI
7 6 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.62%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.62%) Linked Data
8 5 (1.35%) Fintech
8 5 (1.35%) Life Science
8 5 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.08%) iPad
10 3 (0.81%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.81%) NHS
10 3 (0.81%) Online Games
10 3 (0.81%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.30%) Windows
2 26 (7.03%) Linux
3 19 (5.14%) Unix
4 6 (1.62%) Solaris
5 2 (0.54%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (27.57%) Business Development
3 71 (19.19%) Project Management
4 63 (17.03%) Scrum
5 62 (16.76%) Line Management
6 60 (16.22%) TDD
7 47 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (11.62%) DevOps
9 41 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (10.54%) SDLC
11 34 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (8.92%) Waterfall
13 32 (8.65%) CRM
13 32 (8.65%) Software Engineering
14 30 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
15 29 (7.84%) PRINCE2
16 28 (7.57%) MVC
16 28 (7.57%) Resource Management
17 27 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (7.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 80 (21.62%) Java
2 41 (11.08%) C#
2 41 (11.08%) JavaScript
3 31 (8.38%) C++
4 27 (7.30%) SQL
5 23 (6.22%) Ruby
6 20 (5.41%) Python
7 15 (4.05%) C
7 15 (4.05%) PHP
8 13 (3.51%) Scala
9 10 (2.70%) Perl
10 8 (2.16%) ABAP
11 6 (1.62%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.62%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.62%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.54%) CFML
12 2 (0.54%) COBOL
12 2 (0.54%) Go
12 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (13.24%) Degree
2 13 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.89%) PhD
3 7 (1.89%) PMP
4 6 (1.62%) APMG
5 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.81%) CIPD
6 3 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.81%) QA
2 24 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (6.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.54%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 6 (1.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 6 (1.62%) Docker
2 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (1.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (1.08%) Ansible
3 3 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (17.84%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.59%) SAP
3 16 (4.32%) Adobe
4 14 (3.78%) Oracle
5 12 (3.24%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.62%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.81%) VMware
8 2 (0.54%) IBM
8 2 (0.54%) Infor
8 2 (0.54%) Sage
9 1 (0.27%) Baan
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco
9 1 (0.27%) Epicor
9 1 (0.27%) hybris
9 1 (0.27%) MuleSoft
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension medical etc
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reigate
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70k + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70k + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + 60k+ OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
e-resourcing Limited
Salary: £38k - £40k per annum + 25 days holiday per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + x2 OTE
Posted: 23 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago