The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Manager
England / South West
Rank 157 207 199
Rank change year-on-year +50 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 77 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.53% 0.78% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.81% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 74 46 41
Median salary £60,000 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.62% +13.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4855 5684 5853
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.72% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 4697 4899
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in the South West

Development Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in the South West

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in the South West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in the South West

Development Manager
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Bristol +30 40 £60,000 - 5
Wiltshire +35 18 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Gloucestershire +8 5 £55,000 +41.93% 1
Somerset -13 5 £47,500 +7.95%
Devon 0 1 £57,500 -6.12% 1
Cornwall - 1 £42,500 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 85 (57.82%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.33%) Finance
3 45 (30.61%) SAP
4 42 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (27.89%) HTML
6 40 (27.21%) .NET
7 39 (26.53%) Project Management
8 33 (22.45%) Telecoms
9 32 (21.77%) SQL
10 24 (16.33%) JavaScript
10 24 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (15.65%) RPG
11 23 (15.65%) Banking
11 23 (15.65%) Scrum
12 22 (14.97%) DevOps
13 20 (13.61%) Big Data
14 19 (12.93%) ABAP
14 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
14 19 (12.93%) C#
15 17 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (11.56%) AS400
16 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
16 16 (10.88%) XML
16 16 (10.88%) CSS
16 16 (10.88%) Manufacturing
17 15 (10.20%) MVC
17 15 (10.20%) Line Management
17 15 (10.20%) People Management
18 14 (9.52%) OS/400
18 14 (9.52%) EDI

Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.36%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.36%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.36%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.80%) SAP ERP
2 8 (5.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.36%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.36%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.61%) Big Data
2 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.08%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.72%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.36%) GIS
6 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) JIRA
2 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (33.33%) Finance
2 33 (22.45%) Telecoms
3 23 (15.65%) Banking
4 16 (10.88%) Manufacturing
5 12 (8.16%) Marketing
6 8 (5.44%) Electronics
7 6 (4.08%) Retail
8 4 (2.72%) Advertising
9 2 (1.36%) Games
10 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (27.89%) HTML
2 40 (27.21%) .NET
3 16 (10.88%) CSS
3 16 (10.88%) XML
4 14 (9.52%) EDI
4 14 (9.52%) SAP ALE
5 13 (8.84%) SAP Smart Forms
6 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET
7 11 (7.48%) Web Services
8 9 (6.12%) HTML5
9 7 (4.76%) jQuery
9 7 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (2.72%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.72%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.72%) CSS3
10 4 (2.72%) RESTful
11 3 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (2.04%) WCF
11 3 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) AS400
2 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Blog
5 1 (0.68%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.68%) Fintech
5 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.52%) OS/400
2 3 (2.04%) Android
2 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.04%) Windows
3 2 (1.36%) Linux
3 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (57.82%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (26.53%) Project Management
4 23 (15.65%) Scrum
5 22 (14.97%) DevOps
6 17 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.20%) Line Management
7 15 (10.20%) MVC
7 15 (10.20%) People Management
8 14 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.48%) Business Development
9 11 (7.48%) ERP
10 10 (6.80%) Software Delivery
10 10 (6.80%) Waterfall
11 9 (6.12%) Functional Programming
11 9 (6.12%) TDD
12 8 (5.44%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (5.44%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (5.44%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.77%) SQL
2 24 (16.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (15.65%) RPG
4 19 (12.93%) ABAP
4 19 (12.93%) C#
5 13 (8.84%) SAPscript
6 11 (7.48%) Java
7 6 (4.08%) Scala
8 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.04%) C++
10 2 (1.36%) PHP
10 2 (1.36%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.08%) Degree
1 6 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 45 (30.61%) SAP
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.72%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.68%) Sage
5 1 (0.68%) Twitter
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