The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 276 295
Rank change year-on-year -38 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 879 1165 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.99% 1.18% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.23% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 766 1040 1067
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £39,750 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £85,000 £86,250
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in the UK

Development Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in the UK

Development Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in the UK

Development Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -32 845 £62,500 +4.16% 104
UK excluding London -30 551 £57,500 - 67
London -39 313 £75,000 +15.38% 44
South East +19 192 £62,500 +4.16% 20
North of England +12 152 £57,500 +0.87% 15
Midlands -34 70 £57,500 +4.54% 13
South West +1 65 £56,250 -6.25% 5
East of England -61 45 £57,500 -8.00% 7
Scotland -13 19 £57,500 -4.16% 4
Wales -12 5 £52,163 -2.95% 3
Northern Ireland - 4 £57,000 -

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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

1 893 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 446 (25.24%) Finance
3 433 (24.50%) .NET
4 428 (24.22%) Business Development
5 339 (19.19%) Project Management
6 327 (18.51%) Scrum
7 321 (18.17%) C#
8 297 (16.81%) Microsoft
9 293 (16.58%) Java
10 271 (15.34%) JavaScript
11 247 (13.98%) SDLC
12 219 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 217 (12.28%) SQL Server
14 196 (11.09%) TDD
14 196 (11.09%) Marketing
15 187 (10.58%) SQL
16 182 (10.30%) Degree
17 178 (10.07%) Line Management
18 171 (9.68%) HTML
19 165 (9.34%) DevOps
20 155 (8.77%) MVC
21 152 (8.60%) ASP.NET
22 149 (8.43%) Mentoring
23 143 (8.09%) Retail
24 141 (7.98%) Software Engineering
25 137 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
26 134 (7.58%) Coaching
27 131 (7.41%) QA
27 131 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
27 131 (7.41%) CRM

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 64 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.70%) CMS
3 29 (1.64%) Apache Spark
4 25 (1.41%) Apache
5 23 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.02%) Apache Solr
7 16 (0.91%) EPiServer
8 15 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 12 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.62%) IIS
10 11 (0.62%) WordPress
11 10 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.57%) Jetty
12 9 (0.51%) Confluence
12 9 (0.51%) Drupal
12 9 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.40%) nginx
14 7 (0.40%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 32 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.057%) InDesign
7 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.74%) Siebel CRM
4 11 (0.62%) Magento
4 11 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.40%) SAP Business One
5 7 (0.40%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.17%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.11%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.11%) Sage X3
9 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.11%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.11%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.057%) assyst
10 1 (0.057%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 97 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (4.58%) SaaS
3 55 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.68%) GitHub
5 9 (0.51%) IaaS
6 8 (0.45%) Office 365
7 7 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.34%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.28%) PaaS
9 5 (0.28%) Trello
10 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.23%) Slack
10 4 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
11 3 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.11%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.49%) Internet
2 15 (0.85%) MPLS
3 9 (0.51%) VPN
4 8 (0.45%) VPLS
4 8 (0.45%) WAN
5 7 (0.40%) Network Security
5 7 (0.40%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.34%) HTTP
6 6 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.28%) VoIP
8 4 (0.23%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.23%) Firewall
8 4 (0.23%) Wireless
9 3 (0.17%) SMPP
10 2 (0.11%) CTI
10 2 (0.11%) Intranet
10 2 (0.11%) MVNO
10 2 (0.11%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.057%) DNS
11 1 (0.057%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 112 (6.34%) Big Data
3 84 (4.75%) NoSQL
4 42 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (2.32%) MySQL
6 29 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 28 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
8 25 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 20 (1.13%) Relational Database
11 18 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (0.85%) Text Mining
14 14 (0.79%) Apache Hive
15 13 (0.74%) Redis
15 13 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 58 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 57 (3.23%) JIRA
3 38 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (1.75%) Visual Studio
5 18 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (0.91%) TeamCity
7 14 (0.79%) Subversion
8 12 (0.68%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.57%) Selenium
10 9 (0.51%) gulp
11 8 (0.45%) MSBuild
12 7 (0.40%) Gradle
12 7 (0.40%) Grunt
12 7 (0.40%) Maven
13 5 (0.28%) JIRA Agile
13 5 (0.28%) JUnit
13 5 (0.28%) Redmine
14 4 (0.23%) Bitbucket
15 3 (0.17%) Hamcrest
15 3 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 446 (25.24%) Finance
2 196 (11.09%) Marketing
3 143 (8.09%) Retail
4 101 (5.72%) Banking
5 80 (4.53%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.49%) Games
7 39 (2.21%) Legal
8 38 (2.15%) Manufacturing
9 37 (2.09%) Advertising
10 24 (1.36%) Publishing
11 21 (1.19%) Law
12 20 (1.13%) Automotive
12 20 (1.13%) Electronics
13 15 (0.85%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.68%) Billing
15 10 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.51%) Back Office
17 8 (0.45%) German Language
18 7 (0.40%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (24.50%) .NET
2 171 (9.68%) HTML
3 152 (8.60%) ASP.NET
4 118 (6.68%) CSS
5 117 (6.62%) AngularJS
6 112 (6.34%) Node.js
7 86 (4.87%) .NET Framework
8 78 (4.41%) Web Services
9 76 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (3.79%) RESTful
11 61 (3.45%) React
12 60 (3.40%) HTML5
13 51 (2.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 43 (2.43%) jQuery
15 42 (2.38%) CSS3
15 42 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 40 (2.26%) Entity Framework
16 40 (2.26%) XML
17 37 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 36 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 99 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
2 71 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (3.68%) User Experience
4 43 (2.43%) Mobile App
5 39 (2.21%) Fintech
6 37 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 30 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 30 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.58%) Data Centre
9 26 (1.47%) iPad
10 20 (1.13%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.02%) NHS
12 17 (0.96%) Online Banking
13 16 (0.91%) Driving Licence
14 12 (0.68%) Equities
14 12 (0.68%) PMI
15 11 (0.62%) AS400
16 10 (0.57%) e-Learning
17 7 (0.40%) Fixed Income
17 7 (0.40%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 70 (3.96%) Windows
2 51 (2.89%) Linux
3 26 (1.47%) Unix
4 20 (1.13%) Android
4 20 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.45%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.34%) Solaris
7 3 (0.17%) OS/400
7 3 (0.17%) VMS
8 2 (0.11%) CentOS
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 428 (24.22%) Business Development
3 339 (19.19%) Project Management
4 327 (18.51%) Scrum
5 247 (13.98%) SDLC
6 219 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 196 (11.09%) TDD
8 178 (10.07%) Line Management
9 165 (9.34%) DevOps
10 155 (8.77%) MVC
11 149 (8.43%) Mentoring
12 141 (7.98%) Software Engineering
13 137 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
14 134 (7.58%) Coaching
15 131 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
15 131 (7.41%) CRM
16 124 (7.02%) E-Commerce
16 124 (7.02%) Web Development
17 119 (6.73%) Waterfall
18 114 (6.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 321 (18.17%) C#
2 293 (16.58%) Java
3 271 (15.34%) JavaScript
4 187 (10.58%) SQL
5 100 (5.66%) PHP
6 70 (3.96%) C++
7 66 (3.74%) Python
8 64 (3.62%) Ruby
9 50 (2.83%) Scala
10 40 (2.26%) C
11 34 (1.92%) VB.NET
12 24 (1.36%) ABAP
13 18 (1.02%) VB
14 14 (0.79%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.74%) RPG
16 12 (0.68%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.62%) ES6
17 11 (0.62%) Groovy
17 11 (0.62%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.62%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 182 (10.30%) Degree
2 22 (1.25%) PMI Certification
3 21 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (0.96%) PMP
5 16 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.45%) PhD
8 7 (0.40%) MBA
8 7 (0.40%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.34%) APMG
9 6 (0.34%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.28%) APMP
10 5 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.23%) CIPD
11 4 (0.23%) CREST Certified
11 4 (0.23%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.11%) MCSE
14 1 (0.057%) CISSP
14 1 (0.057%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (7.41%) QA
2 45 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.85%) PMO
5 7 (0.40%) SLA
6 6 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.17%) Basel II
7 3 (0.17%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.11%) EMIR
8 2 (0.11%) MiFID
9 1 (0.057%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.057%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.057%) GDPR
9 1 (0.057%) UCITS
System Software
1 14 (0.79%) Docker
2 12 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.057%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.28%) Ansible
3 4 (0.23%) Grafana
3 4 (0.23%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.23%) Puppet
4 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.11%) Graphite
5 2 (0.11%) Mesos
5 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.057%) SCCM
6 1 (0.057%) SCOM
Vendors
1 297 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 100 (5.66%) Oracle
3 71 (4.02%) SAP
4 21 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (1.02%) Cisco
6 17 (0.96%) Adobe
7 16 (0.91%) Sage
8 15 (0.85%) Siebel
8 15 (0.85%) VMware
9 14 (0.79%) Google
10 12 (0.68%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.57%) hybris
11 10 (0.57%) OpenText
11 10 (0.57%) Sun
12 9 (0.51%) IBM
13 8 (0.45%) Facebook
13 8 (0.45%) HP
14 7 (0.40%) Teradata
14 7 (0.40%) Verint
15 6 (0.34%) Red Hat
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum (neg)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
UK
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 11 hours ago
UK
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified OTE £130 - Excellent Comprehensive Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £58,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum base £90k OTE uncapped plus Pension, Health, C
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bens inc BUPA,pension,flexible hrs
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
UK
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + comm +car allow
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum quick progression, great commision, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £135000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + generous commission
Posted: 3 days ago