Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Development Director was £73,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Technical Development Director
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1175 1220 1308
Rank change year-on-year +45 +88 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Development Director 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.001% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
UK median annual salary £73,750 £97,500 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.36% +27.87% +38.64%
10th Percentile £58,375 £93,750 £63,125
90th Percentile £92,125 £101,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 - £66,250

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Technical Development Director
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Development Director in the UK

Technical Development Director
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Development Director in the UK

Technical Development Director
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Development Director over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Development Director in the UK

Technical Development Director
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Development Director within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England +26 2 £73,750 -24.36% 1
London -1 1 £92,500 -5.13% 1
North West - 1 £55,000 -
UK excluding London - 1 £55,000 -
North of England - 1 £55,000 -

Technical Development Director Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Technical Development Director 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 Technical Development Director in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Oculus Rift
1 1 (50.00%) HoloLens

Technical Development Director 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) HoloLens
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Oculus Rift
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++