Period
to 24 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 24 August 2019.

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

Development Manager
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 69 83
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 8 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.06% 1.40% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.43% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
Staffordshire median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +23.81% -8.70%
10th Percentile £53,775 £52,000 £30,700
90th Percentile £61,450 £69,925 £63,250
West Midlands median annual salary £54,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 728 841 972
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.90% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 618 692 787
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,057 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.86% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Staffordshire

Development Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in Staffordshire

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 24 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in Staffordshire

Development Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 August 2019. 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
Burton-upon-Trent +7 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +8 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Lichfield -12 1 £48,000 -
Development Manager
West Midlands

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Games
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (62.50%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (25.00%) Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) CITP
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (12.50%) Degree

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (25.00%) Azure
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CITP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree