Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 256 284
Rank change year-on-year +7 +28 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 85 90 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.82% 0.83% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.86% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 76 99 75
South West median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,125 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10082 10518 11474
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8354 8888 9712
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,713 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Development Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bristol -11 53 £69,500 +15.83% 1
Wiltshire -3 15 £52,500 -12.50%
Somerset -3 10 £51,250 -4.65%
Gloucestershire +19 6 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) .NET
3 20 (23.53%) Degree
3 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 18 (21.18%) TDD
5 17 (20.00%) Finance
5 17 (20.00%) Scrum
5 17 (20.00%) Web Development
5 17 (20.00%) Business Development
5 17 (20.00%) C#
6 16 (18.82%) Project Management
7 14 (16.47%) Java
8 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
9 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (14.12%) AngularJS
10 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (12.94%) SQL
10 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
10 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 9 (10.59%) Functional Programming
12 9 (10.59%) Manufacturing
13 8 (9.41%) Marketing
13 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
13 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
13 8 (9.41%) Microservices
13 8 (9.41%) SDLC
14 7 (8.24%) DevOps
14 7 (8.24%) NoSQL

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 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.71%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
1 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.88%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) MS Access
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.18%) Ant
3 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) JUnit
3 1 (1.18%) Maven
3 1 (1.18%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.41%) Marketing
3 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.06%) Electronics
5 5 (5.88%) Retail
6 4 (4.71%) Military
7 2 (2.35%) Banking
8 1 (1.18%) Billing
8 1 (1.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.71%) .NET
2 12 (14.12%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.24%) Kafka
4 5 (5.88%) Grails
4 5 (5.88%) REST
5 4 (4.71%) HTML
6 2 (2.35%) CSS
6 2 (2.35%) EDI
6 2 (2.35%) jQuery
6 2 (2.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.18%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.18%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.18%) J2EE
7 1 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.18%) React
7 1 (1.18%) SOAP
7 1 (1.18%) Spring
7 1 (1.18%) Velocity
7 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.71%) User Experience
3 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Fintech
5 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.18%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 18 (21.18%) TDD
4 17 (20.00%) Business Development
4 17 (20.00%) Scrum
4 17 (20.00%) Web Development
5 16 (18.82%) Project Management
6 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.59%) Functional Programming
9 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.41%) Microservices
9 8 (9.41%) SDLC
10 7 (8.24%) DevOps
10 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.24%) ITIL
10 7 (8.24%) Pair Programming
10 7 (8.24%) Web Application Development
11 6 (7.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) C#
2 14 (16.47%) Java
3 11 (12.94%) SQL
4 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.06%) Clojure
5 6 (7.06%) Groovy
5 6 (7.06%) Scala
6 5 (5.88%) VBScript
7 4 (4.71%) PHP
7 4 (4.71%) R
8 3 (3.53%) Python
9 2 (2.35%) C++
9 2 (2.35%) VB
9 2 (2.35%) VBA
10 1 (1.18%) Jython
10 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.18%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.18%) CITP
5 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Ansible
1 1 (1.18%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
1 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) SAP
3 2 (2.35%) CA
4 1 (1.18%) Google
4 1 (1.18%) HP
4 1 (1.18%) Lotus
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Remedy
4 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com