Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £59,250 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Development Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 189 178
Rank change year-on-year -47 -11 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 90 167 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.89% 1.46% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.52% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 88 153 153
West Midlands median annual salary £59,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.73% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,675 £41,507 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,650 £67,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9770 10995 10536
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.19% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8018 8715 8780
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Development Manager in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Manager in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Birmingham -21 30 £57,500 +21.05%
Warwickshire +7 21 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Coventry -9 15 £62,500 +4.17%
Staffordshire +9 13 £45,750 -29.62%
Solihull -13 4 £55,000 -
Sutton Coldfield +9 1 £48,500 -15.65%
Worcestershire -6 1 £65,000 +51.81%
Halesowen - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £60,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.78%) Scrum
3 31 (34.44%) .NET
4 24 (26.67%) C#
4 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 24 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 17 (18.89%) Project Management
6 16 (17.78%) MVC
6 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
6 16 (17.78%) Finance
7 15 (16.67%) Java
8 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
8 14 (15.56%) Line Management
9 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
10 12 (13.33%) CSS
10 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (13.33%) Business Development
10 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (12.22%) HTML
12 10 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 10 (11.11%) jQuery
13 9 (10.00%) CRM
14 8 (8.89%) OO
14 8 (8.89%) SQL
14 8 (8.89%) Web Development
14 8 (8.89%) CMS
15 7 (7.78%) N-Tier
15 7 (7.78%) Change Management
15 7 (7.78%) HTML5
15 7 (7.78%) Entity Framework

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (8.89%) CMS
2 5 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.11%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.11%) Drupal
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
4 1 (1.11%) SAS
4 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.44%) SaaS
3 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.11%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) Power BI
3 3 (3.33%) Big Data
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) GIS
4 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.22%) MySQL
4 2 (2.22%) QGIS
4 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) QlikView
5 1 (1.11%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) JIRA
1 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.11%) gulp
2 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.11%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (1.11%) Selenium
2 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.11%) webpack
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Marketing
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Games
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) .NET
2 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (13.33%) CSS
4 11 (12.22%) HTML
5 10 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 10 (11.11%) jQuery
6 7 (7.78%) Entity Framework
6 7 (7.78%) HTML5
7 5 (5.56%) AutoMapper
7 5 (5.56%) Ninject
8 3 (3.33%) Apache Flex
8 3 (3.33%) Web Services
9 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.22%) CSS3
9 2 (2.22%) Node.js
9 2 (2.22%) React
9 2 (2.22%) REST
9 2 (2.22%) XML
10 1 (1.11%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.67%) iPad
3 4 (4.44%) Fintech
4 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.22%) PMI
5 1 (1.11%) BBC
5 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) Android
1 2 (2.22%) Linux
1 2 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.78%) Scrum
3 24 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 17 (18.89%) Project Management
5 16 (17.78%) MVC
6 14 (15.56%) Line Management
7 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
8 12 (13.33%) Business Development
9 9 (10.00%) CRM
10 8 (8.89%) OO
10 8 (8.89%) Web Development
11 7 (7.78%) Change Management
11 7 (7.78%) Coaching
12 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.67%) People Management
12 6 (6.67%) SDLC
12 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
13 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) C#
2 15 (16.67%) Java
3 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.89%) SQL
5 6 (6.67%) PHP
6 3 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.11%) C++
8 1 (1.11%) ES6
8 1 (1.11%) R
8 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.22%) PhD
3 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
1 1 (1.11%) Mesos
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (2.22%) ESRI
3 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.11%) Black Duck
4 1 (1.11%) IBM
4 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.11%) Sage
4 1 (1.11%) SAP
4 1 (1.11%) Tableau
4 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.11%) Veracode
4 1 (1.11%) VMware
4 1 (1.11%) WSO2