Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 241 271
Rank change year-on-year -98 +30 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 220 370 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 1.27% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.31% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 195 316 402
South East median annual salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.81% +3.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 29,670 28,310 36,424
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.85% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24,704 23,663 31,062
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 -70 109 £65,000 +4.00% 16
Berkshire -43 74 £65,000 - 13
Hampshire -44 49 £57,500 - 4
West Sussex +1 24 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire -35 24 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Surrey -66 22 £50,903 -20.15% 3
Buckinghamshire -24 11 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Kent +3 6 £61,250 +36.11%
East Sussex -18 3 £60,000 -7.69%
Middlesex +12 1 £85,000 -
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, Development Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 137 (62.27%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (34.55%) .NET
3 74 (33.64%) Scrum
4 66 (30.00%) C#
5 63 (28.64%) SDLC
6 59 (26.82%) Project Management
7 58 (26.36%) JavaScript
8 49 (22.27%) Java
9 46 (20.91%) Coaching
10 43 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
11 39 (17.73%) C++
11 39 (17.73%) SQL
12 37 (16.82%) AngularJS
13 35 (15.91%) JIRA
14 33 (15.00%) Microsoft
15 32 (14.55%) MVC
15 32 (14.55%) Finance
15 32 (14.55%) SaaS
16 31 (14.09%) Business Development
17 29 (13.18%) QA
17 29 (13.18%) Mentoring
18 28 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 28 (12.73%) TDD
18 28 (12.73%) ASP.NET
19 26 (11.82%) Software Delivery
19 26 (11.82%) Big Data
20 25 (11.36%) React
20 25 (11.36%) PHP
21 24 (10.91%) Resource Management
21 24 (10.91%) Microservices

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 6 (2.73%) Apache Spark
1 6 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.27%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.36%) Apache
4 2 (0.91%) Drupal
4 2 (0.91%) IIS
4 2 (0.91%) nginx
5 1 (0.45%) CMS
5 1 (0.45%) Jetty
5 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.45%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.18%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (3.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.73%) NetSuite
4 5 (2.27%) Sage 200
4 5 (2.27%) Sage 500
4 5 (2.27%) Sage X3
4 5 (2.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (14.55%) SaaS
3 28 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.64%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.91%) GitHub
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.45%) Boomi
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Serverless
7 1 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.45%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
2 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.45%) WiMAX
2 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.82%) Big Data
2 18 (8.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.18%) MySQL
4 4 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.91%) Spark SQL
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.45%) GIS
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.45%) QGIS
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.45%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (15.91%) JIRA
2 11 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.18%) Selenium
5 6 (2.73%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.82%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.36%) NUnit
8 2 (0.91%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.91%) Mocha
8 2 (0.91%) Protractor
8 2 (0.91%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.45%) GitLab
9 1 (0.45%) Gradle
9 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 32 (14.55%) Finance
2 23 (10.45%) Marketing
3 13 (5.91%) Manufacturing
3 13 (5.91%) Retail
4 12 (5.45%) Advertising
5 9 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.73%) Electronics
7 4 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (34.55%) .NET
2 37 (16.82%) AngularJS
3 28 (12.73%) ASP.NET
4 25 (11.36%) React
5 23 (10.45%) HTML
6 21 (9.55%) CSS
7 18 (8.18%) LAMP
8 16 (7.27%) jQuery
9 15 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (6.82%) Django
10 13 (5.91%) .NET Framework
10 13 (5.91%) REST
11 12 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (5.45%) Node.js
12 11 (5.00%) Web Services
13 10 (4.55%) HTML5
13 10 (4.55%) WCF
14 8 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (3.18%) Angular 2
15 7 (3.18%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.45%) PMI
4 11 (5.00%) User Experience
5 8 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.91%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.45%) Clustering
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) LIMS
9 1 (0.45%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.45%) Windows
2 9 (4.09%) Android
2 9 (4.09%) Linux
3 8 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.36%) Unix
5 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (62.27%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (33.64%) Scrum
3 63 (28.64%) SDLC
4 59 (26.82%) Project Management
5 46 (20.91%) Coaching
6 32 (14.55%) MVC
7 31 (14.09%) Business Development
8 29 (13.18%) Mentoring
9 28 (12.73%) TDD
10 26 (11.82%) Software Delivery
11 24 (10.91%) Microservices
11 24 (10.91%) Resource Management
12 23 (10.45%) API Development
13 22 (10.00%) Kanban
14 20 (9.09%) Machine Learning
15 19 (8.64%) Software Testing
16 18 (8.18%) High Availability
16 18 (8.18%) PRINCE2
17 17 (7.73%) ERP
17 17 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (30.00%) C#
2 58 (26.36%) JavaScript
3 49 (22.27%) Java
4 39 (17.73%) C++
4 39 (17.73%) SQL
5 25 (11.36%) PHP
6 21 (9.55%) Python
7 16 (7.27%) Scala
8 15 (6.82%) Go
9 11 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.64%) Java 8
10 8 (3.64%) VBA
11 7 (3.18%) Ruby
12 4 (1.82%) Java 9
12 4 (1.82%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.91%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.91%) Clojure
13 2 (0.91%) ES6
13 2 (0.91%) ES7
13 2 (0.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (6.36%) Degree
2 13 (5.91%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.82%) PhD
7 1 (0.45%) APMP
7 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.18%) QA
2 15 (6.82%) GDPR
3 3 (1.36%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (1.82%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.45%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.09%) SAP
3 14 (6.36%) Oracle
4 7 (3.18%) Infor
5 6 (2.73%) Capita
5 6 (2.73%) Intel
6 5 (2.27%) Epicor
6 5 (2.27%) Sage
6 5 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.82%) Google
8 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.91%) Canon
9 2 (0.91%) IBM
10 1 (0.45%) CA
10 1 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.45%) HP
10 1 (0.45%) Samsung
10 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.45%) Xero
10 1 (0.45%) Zend