The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 27 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 West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 179 210
Rank change year-on-year +3 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 67 59 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.26% 1.13% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.15% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 60 55 37
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £43,400 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £74,000
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 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 5162 5111 5787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.08% 97.59% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4287 4330 4876
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £55,000
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 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 27 June 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 27 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
Bristol -8 40 £63,750 -1.92% 3
Gloucestershire 0 13 £50,000 -16.66%
Wiltshire -17 7 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset 0 4 £55,000 +23.59% 1
Dorset +4 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Devon +3 1 £57,500 -17.85%
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 82 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (34.03%) .NET
3 45 (31.25%) Finance
4 40 (27.78%) Project Management
5 29 (20.14%) Scrum
6 26 (18.06%) SQL Server
6 26 (18.06%) SAP
7 25 (17.36%) SQL
7 25 (17.36%) C#
8 24 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
10 21 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (13.89%) Business Development
12 19 (13.19%) TDD
13 18 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 18 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (11.81%) Java
15 14 (9.72%) Marketing
15 14 (9.72%) Web Development
15 14 (9.72%) Banking
15 14 (9.72%) ABAP
16 13 (9.03%) HTML
16 13 (9.03%) Windows
16 13 (9.03%) EDI
16 13 (9.03%) Greenfield Project
17 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET
17 12 (8.33%) Manufacturing
17 12 (8.33%) Functional Programming
17 12 (8.33%) Mentoring
18 11 (7.64%) SAP ALE

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.39%) CMS
2 2 (1.39%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.39%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.69%) Confluence
3 1 (0.69%) OpenROAD
3 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.08%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.39%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) SSH
2 1 (0.69%) VPN
2 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.94%) Big Data
2 10 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.69%) Ingres
5 1 (0.69%) MS Access
5 1 (0.69%) MySQL
5 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (31.25%) Finance
2 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.72%) Banking
3 14 (9.72%) Marketing
4 12 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 10 (6.94%) Electronics
6 9 (6.25%) Retail
7 4 (2.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (34.03%) .NET
2 13 (9.03%) EDI
2 13 (9.03%) HTML
3 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (7.64%) IDoc
4 11 (7.64%) SAP ALE
4 11 (7.64%) SAP Smart Forms
5 9 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.56%) Grails
7 7 (4.86%) CSS
8 4 (2.78%) HTML5
8 4 (2.78%) jQuery
8 4 (2.78%) Kafka
8 4 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (2.78%) Web Services
9 3 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.08%) MSMQ
9 3 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (2.08%) WPF
9 3 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.03%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.47%) User Experience
3 5 (3.47%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.08%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.39%) AS400
5 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.39%) Fintech
6 1 (0.69%) Blog
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.69%) PMI
6 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.39%) OS/400
3 1 (0.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (27.78%) Project Management
3 29 (20.14%) Scrum
4 24 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 21 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.89%) Business Development
7 19 (13.19%) TDD
8 18 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (9.72%) Web Development
10 12 (8.33%) Functional Programming
10 12 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.64%) Kanban
11 11 (7.64%) MVC
11 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.94%) Web Application Development
13 9 (6.25%) DevOps
13 9 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (6.25%) Programme Management
14 8 (5.56%) Data Integration
14 8 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.36%) C#
1 25 (17.36%) SQL
2 18 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.81%) Java
4 14 (9.72%) ABAP
5 11 (7.64%) SAPscript
6 8 (5.56%) Groovy
7 7 (4.86%) VBScript
8 6 (4.17%) C++
9 5 (3.47%) Scala
10 4 (2.78%) Clojure
10 4 (2.78%) RPG
11 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.08%) VB
11 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.39%) PHP
12 2 (1.39%) R
12 2 (1.39%) Ruby
13 1 (0.69%) C
13 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.08%) PMP
3 3 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) Basel II
2 3 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (18.06%) SAP
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.47%) CA
4 4 (2.78%) Lotus
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle
5 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) Apple
6 1 (0.69%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.69%) Sage
6 1 (0.69%) Telerik
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