Period
to 12 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Development Officer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

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

Development Officer
UK
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1051 1152 1198
Rank change year-on-year +101 +46 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Officer 11 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.006% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 20
UK median annual salary £38,000 £28,000 £31,447
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -10.96% -10.39%
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £26,503 £31,447
% change year-on-year +43.38% -15.72% -6.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 130,695 155,097 170,902
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 95.90% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 104,594 124,978 137,021
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Development Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Officer in the UK

Development Officer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Development Officer in the UK

Development Officer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Officer over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Development Officer in the UK

Development Officer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Officer within the UK over the 6 months to 12 November 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
UK excluding London +69 11 £38,000 +43.38% 1
Wales - 7 £38,000 -
England +78 3 £30,700 +15.84% 1
North of England +38 2 £31,064 +17.21%
Yorkshire -2 2 £31,064 -4.42%
East of England +73 1 £22,500 +14.18%
Scotland - 1 £24,500 -

Development Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, Development Officer 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 featuring Development Officer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) CRM
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) Classic ASP
7 2 (18.18%) MS Access
7 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (9.09%) Local Government
8 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
8 1 (9.09%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
8 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers

Development Officer 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (18.18%) MS Access
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) Classic ASP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft