Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 261 260
Rank change year-on-year -47 -1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 273 372 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.87% 1.19% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.23% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 219 324 447
South East median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £83,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +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 30,285 30,363 39,900
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 96.93% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25,345 25,168 33,955
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -1 141 £65,000 +4.00% 17
Berkshire -13 73 £65,000 +4.00% 8
Hampshire -52 38 £62,500 +13.64% 2
Oxfordshire 0 36 £70,000 +48.15% 5
West Sussex +4 35 £52,500 -26.32% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 32 £61,250 -5.77% 4
Surrey -45 29 £57,500 -8.00% 4
East Sussex -10 17 £65,000 -35.00%
Kent +19 9 £35,000 -41.67%
Sussex - 2 - - 1
Middlesex +6 1 £85,000 +30.77%
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 162 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (33.70%) C#
3 87 (31.87%) .NET
4 72 (26.37%) JavaScript
5 54 (19.78%) Project Management
5 54 (19.78%) Scrum
5 54 (19.78%) MVC
6 52 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 51 (18.68%) SQL
7 51 (18.68%) Business Development
8 47 (17.22%) AngularJS
9 46 (16.85%) Java
10 45 (16.48%) Finance
11 43 (15.75%) Microsoft
12 41 (15.02%) SQL Server
13 40 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (14.65%) Mentoring
14 38 (13.92%) Coaching
14 38 (13.92%) CSS
14 38 (13.92%) B2B
15 37 (13.55%) SDLC
16 36 (13.19%) CRM
17 35 (12.82%) C++
17 35 (12.82%) HTML
17 35 (12.82%) jQuery
18 34 (12.45%) Python
19 32 (11.72%) PHP
19 32 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (10.99%) Marketing
21 29 (10.62%) JIRA

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 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.83%) CMS
2 5 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.47%) WordPress
4 3 (1.10%) Apache
4 3 (1.10%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.10%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.73%) Drupal
5 2 (0.73%) nginx
6 1 (0.37%) Jetty
6 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.83%) Sage 200
3 5 (1.83%) Sage 500
3 5 (1.83%) Sage X3
4 4 (1.47%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.10%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.73%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.06%) SaaS
3 6 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.73%) npm
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Office 365
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.10%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) Skype
2 1 (0.37%) SMS
2 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.37%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.33%) Big Data
3 12 (4.40%) MySQL
4 10 (3.66%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.10%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (10.62%) JIRA
2 10 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.30%) Selenium
3 9 (3.30%) SpecFlow
4 8 (2.93%) Jasmine
5 7 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.83%) Subversion
8 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.73%) Grunt
9 2 (0.73%) gulp
9 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.37%) GitLab
10 1 (0.37%) Gradle
10 1 (0.37%) MSTest
10 1 (0.37%) NUnit
10 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (16.48%) Finance
2 30 (10.99%) Marketing
3 29 (10.62%) Retail
4 11 (4.03%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.93%) Advertising
6 6 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.10%) Games
8 3 (1.10%) Legal
9 2 (0.73%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (31.87%) .NET
2 52 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 47 (17.22%) AngularJS
4 40 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (13.92%) CSS
6 35 (12.82%) HTML
6 35 (12.82%) jQuery
7 25 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (8.79%) React
9 18 (6.59%) .NET Framework
9 18 (6.59%) HTML5
10 17 (6.23%) REST
11 16 (5.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (5.13%) CSS3
12 14 (5.13%) Node.js
13 13 (4.76%) WCF
14 11 (4.03%) Django
14 11 (4.03%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (3.30%) LAMP
16 8 (2.93%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.03%) Hedge funds
4 9 (3.30%) User Experience
5 7 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.20%) PMI
7 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.37%) Fintech
10 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) Life Science
10 1 (0.37%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.30%) Linux
2 8 (2.93%) Windows
3 4 (1.47%) Android
4 2 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.78%) MVC
2 54 (19.78%) Project Management
2 54 (19.78%) Scrum
3 51 (18.68%) Business Development
4 40 (14.65%) Mentoring
5 38 (13.92%) B2B
5 38 (13.92%) Coaching
6 37 (13.55%) SDLC
7 36 (13.19%) CRM
8 28 (10.26%) TDD
9 27 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (9.52%) Line Management
11 23 (8.42%) E-Commerce
12 20 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.33%) High Availability
12 20 (7.33%) Kanban
13 19 (6.96%) API Development
13 19 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (6.59%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 92 (33.70%) C#
2 72 (26.37%) JavaScript
3 51 (18.68%) SQL
4 46 (16.85%) Java
5 35 (12.82%) C++
6 34 (12.45%) Python
7 32 (11.72%) PHP
8 21 (7.69%) Ruby
9 19 (6.96%) VBA
10 12 (4.40%) Scala
11 11 (4.03%) Go
11 11 (4.03%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.66%) TypeScript
13 9 (3.30%) Groovy
14 8 (2.93%) C
15 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.10%) F#
16 2 (0.73%) Apex Code
17 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (4.76%) Degree
2 7 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.47%) PhD
4 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.10%) APMP
5 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.73%) PMP
7 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.62%) QA
2 11 (4.03%) GDPR
3 3 (1.10%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (1.10%) Kibana
1 3 (1.10%) WSUS
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
2 1 (0.37%) SCOM
2 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.23%) Intel
3 12 (4.40%) SAP
4 11 (4.03%) TOWER Software
5 10 (3.66%) Oracle
6 7 (2.56%) Infor
6 7 (2.56%) Sage
7 4 (1.47%) Epicor
8 3 (1.10%) hybris
8 3 (1.10%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.73%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.73%) IBM
9 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.73%) Sun
10 1 (0.37%) Ariba
10 1 (0.37%) CA
10 1 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.37%) Capita
10 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.37%) Zend