The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Development Manager
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 2 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.32% 0.87% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.89% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 595 790 950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.28% 98.38% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 547 754 729
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Southampton

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in Southampton

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
4 7 (35.00%) Go
4 7 (35.00%) JIRA
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 7 (35.00%) VersionOne
5 6 (30.00%) PHP
5 6 (30.00%) QA
5 6 (30.00%) Line Management
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) Groovy
6 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (20.00%) SaaS
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (20.00%) ERP
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Retail
6 4 (20.00%) Postgraduate
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (20.00%) Prototyping

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (35.00%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
1 2 (10.00%) Symfony
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
5 6 (30.00%) Line Management
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Coaching
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (20.00%) ERP
6 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) Prototyping
6 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.00%) OOP
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Go
2 7 (35.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Zend