Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Head of Software Development was - in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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

Head of Software Development
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 1.57% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary - - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies in Welwyn Garden City with a recognized job title 309 258 211
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 96.99% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 133 154 177
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -21.74%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,075 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £73,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Head of Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings that featured Head of Software Development in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Software Development in Welwyn Garden City

Head of Software Development Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, Head of Software Development 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Head of Software Development in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) Akka
1 5 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 5 (100.00%) People Management
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Head of Software Development Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Akka
1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) People Management
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java