The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies 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
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 280 272
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 888 1194 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.15% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.19% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 749 959 1091
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
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. 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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in the UK

Development Manager
Top 30 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 March 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 -1 846 £60,000 - 125
London +2 292 £75,000 +11.11% 39
South East +9 183 £62,500 +4.16% 27
North West +7 94 £57,500 -4.16% 16
South West +58 78 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Manchester +13 72 £60,000 - 12
Berkshire +29 71 £65,000 - 9
Yorkshire -11 71 £55,000 +4.76% 6
West Yorkshire +6 62 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Leeds +38 58 £57,500 +9.00% 6
West Midlands -7 58 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Surrey +51 50 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Bristol +31 43 £60,000 - 5
East of England +5 42 £60,000 -9.43% 9
City of London +14 41 £85,000 +25.92% 7
Hampshire +14 32 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Reading +43 27 £50,000 -30.55% 3
Scotland +16 26 £55,000 - 5
East Midlands -18 22 £65,000 +18.18% 8
Birmingham -11 20 £47,500 -9.52%
Wiltshire +35 17 £62,500 +13.63% 4
Hertfordshire +17 16 £57,500 -19.29% 4
Glasgow +19 15 £57,500 +9.52%
Cambridgeshire +16 15 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Coventry +13 15 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Egham - 15 £65,000 - 1
Liverpool +15 12 £36,119 -15.01% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 12 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Merseyside +8 12 £36,119 -15.01% 2
Reigate +34 10 - - 2

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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 featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 874 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (25.25%) Finance
3 404 (23.39%) .NET
4 349 (20.21%) Business Development
5 332 (19.22%) Scrum
6 309 (17.89%) Project Management
7 294 (17.02%) C#
8 270 (15.63%) Java
9 261 (15.11%) Microsoft
10 255 (14.77%) JavaScript
11 228 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 228 (13.20%) SQL
12 219 (12.68%) SDLC
13 218 (12.62%) Marketing
14 194 (11.23%) Line Management
15 193 (11.18%) HTML
16 180 (10.42%) SQL Server
17 178 (10.31%) TDD
18 159 (9.21%) MVC
19 148 (8.57%) Degree
20 146 (8.45%) Mentoring
21 145 (8.40%) DevOps
22 141 (8.16%) MS Excel
23 139 (8.05%) ASP.NET
24 138 (7.99%) Retail
25 137 (7.93%) Software Engineering
26 134 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
27 132 (7.64%) CSS
28 128 (7.41%) E-Commerce
28 128 (7.41%) QA

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 56 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.62%) CMS
3 18 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 18 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 17 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (0.69%) Apache
6 10 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.41%) Drupal
8 7 (0.41%) IIS
8 7 (0.41%) Jetty
9 6 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.29%) JBoss
11 4 (0.23%) Mule
12 3 (0.17%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.17%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.12%) Confluence
13 2 (0.12%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.12%) SAP Portal
13 2 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 141 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.68%) MS Project
3 13 (0.75%) MS Office
4 12 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.98%) SAP ERP
3 16 (0.93%) SAP Business One
4 15 (0.87%) Magento
5 14 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.52%) NetSuite
7 9 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
8 8 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.29%) Sage X3
10 4 (0.23%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.17%) Infor M3
11 3 (0.17%) Movex
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (0.17%) Sage CRM
11 3 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
12 2 (0.12%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 93 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (3.76%) SaaS
3 52 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (1.62%) GitHub
5 16 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.64%) Office 365
7 6 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.17%) Slack
9 3 (0.17%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.12%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.12%) PaaS
11 1 (0.058%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.058%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.85%) Internet
2 19 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 17 (0.98%) HTTP
4 14 (0.81%) Firewall
5 12 (0.69%) Unified Communications
6 11 (0.64%) MPLS
6 11 (0.64%) SSL
7 9 (0.52%) VPN
7 9 (0.52%) Wireless
8 8 (0.46%) VoIP
8 8 (0.46%) VPLS
8 8 (0.46%) WAN
9 7 (0.41%) SMPP
10 6 (0.35%) Extranet
10 6 (0.35%) Network Security
11 4 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.23%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (0.23%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.23%) NAS
11 4 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.67%) Big Data
3 71 (4.11%) MySQL
4 51 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 40 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (2.26%) Relational Database
8 28 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (1.33%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 18 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 15 (0.87%) MongoDB
12 15 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (0.64%) Power BI
14 11 (0.64%) Redis
15 9 (0.52%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.52%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 66 (3.82%) JIRA
2 58 (3.36%) Git (software)
3 57 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (2.49%) Visual Studio
5 17 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 15 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 12 (0.69%) Maven
8 11 (0.64%) JUnit
9 10 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (0.52%) MSBuild
10 9 (0.52%) VersionOne
11 8 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
12 7 (0.41%) Hamcrest
12 7 (0.41%) jMock
12 7 (0.41%) Subversion
12 7 (0.41%) TestNG
12 7 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Blend
14 5 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 436 (25.25%) Finance
2 218 (12.62%) Marketing
3 138 (7.99%) Retail
4 120 (6.95%) Banking
5 111 (6.43%) Telecoms
6 52 (3.01%) Advertising
7 51 (2.95%) Games
8 47 (2.72%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.68%) Legal
10 24 (1.39%) Publishing
11 20 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.04%) Law
13 15 (0.87%) Electronics
14 14 (0.81%) Automotive
15 11 (0.64%) Billing
15 11 (0.64%) Front Office
16 10 (0.58%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
18 7 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (23.39%) .NET
2 193 (11.18%) HTML
3 139 (8.05%) ASP.NET
4 132 (7.64%) CSS
5 79 (4.57%) AngularJS
6 71 (4.11%) .NET Framework
6 71 (4.11%) Web Services
6 71 (4.11%) XML
7 70 (4.05%) Node.js
8 69 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (3.59%) jQuery
10 57 (3.30%) HTML5
11 46 (2.66%) React
12 45 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 40 (2.32%) REST
14 38 (2.20%) RESTful
15 37 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 36 (2.08%) CSS3
17 32 (1.85%) Entity Framework
18 31 (1.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (3.36%) Mobile App
3 45 (2.61%) User Experience
4 43 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 34 (1.97%) Fintech
6 32 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 30 (1.74%) iPad
8 29 (1.68%) Data Centre
9 24 (1.39%) AS400
9 24 (1.39%) Virtual Team
10 17 (0.98%) Driving Licence
11 14 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 12 (0.69%) NHS
13 11 (0.64%) Internet of Things
14 10 (0.58%) PMI
15 9 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
15 9 (0.52%) Online Banking
16 8 (0.46%) Algorithms
17 7 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 82 (4.75%) Linux
2 52 (3.01%) Windows
3 33 (1.91%) Android
3 33 (1.91%) Apple iOS
4 29 (1.68%) Unix
5 17 (0.98%) OS/400
6 8 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.058%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (20.21%) Business Development
3 332 (19.22%) Scrum
4 309 (17.89%) Project Management
5 228 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 219 (12.68%) SDLC
7 194 (11.23%) Line Management
8 178 (10.31%) TDD
9 159 (9.21%) MVC
10 146 (8.45%) Mentoring
11 145 (8.40%) DevOps
12 137 (7.93%) Software Engineering
13 134 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
14 128 (7.41%) E-Commerce
15 126 (7.30%) CRM
16 124 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
17 114 (6.60%) Coaching
17 114 (6.60%) Waterfall
18 108 (6.25%) Web Development
19 106 (6.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (17.02%) C#
2 270 (15.63%) Java
3 255 (14.77%) JavaScript
4 228 (13.20%) SQL
5 94 (5.44%) PHP
6 56 (3.24%) Python
7 44 (2.55%) Ruby
8 40 (2.32%) Scala
9 33 (1.91%) C++
10 30 (1.74%) RPG
11 29 (1.68%) ABAP
12 28 (1.62%) C
12 28 (1.62%) T-SQL
12 28 (1.62%) VB
12 28 (1.62%) VB.NET
13 26 (1.51%) Go
14 20 (1.16%) Perl
15 15 (0.87%) CFML
16 14 (0.81%) SAPscript
17 11 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 148 (8.57%) Degree
2 15 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.46%) MBA
6 8 (0.46%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.41%) APMP
7 7 (0.41%) PMP
8 6 (0.35%) MCP
9 5 (0.29%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.23%) CCNA
10 4 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.23%) CREST Certified
10 4 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.23%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.17%) MOS
12 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.12%) MCSE
13 1 (0.058%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (7.41%) QA
2 23 (1.33%) PMO
3 11 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.52%) SLA
5 5 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.29%) MiFID
6 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.12%) EMIR
9 1 (0.058%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.058%) SDET
9 1 (0.058%) UCITS
System Software
1 23 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.058%) KVM
3 1 (0.058%) oVirt
3 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (0.81%) Puppet
2 11 (0.64%) Ansible
3 7 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.17%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.12%) Control-M
6 2 (0.12%) Salt
7 1 (0.058%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.058%) SCCM
7 1 (0.058%) SCOM
7 1 (0.058%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 261 (15.11%) Microsoft
2 100 (5.79%) Oracle
3 84 (4.86%) SAP
4 29 (1.68%) Sage
5 25 (1.45%) VMware
6 24 (1.39%) Google
7 21 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 18 (1.04%) Adobe
10 16 (0.93%) IBM
11 14 (0.81%) Cisco
11 14 (0.81%) Epicor
11 14 (0.81%) Infor
12 13 (0.75%) HP
13 11 (0.64%) Facebook
14 8 (0.46%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.46%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.46%) NetApp
15 7 (0.41%) Cadence
15 7 (0.41%) Palo Alto
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Extensive Training & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Martin & Conley
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £100000 - £145000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Health, Pension, Free Breakfast
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Uncapped OTE,Bonus,Pension,PMI
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday