The median annual salary for a Development Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 149 149
Rank change year-on-year -44 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Manager 39 90 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.76% 1.46% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.52% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 76
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £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 advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4998 5922 5498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.90% 96.23% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 4644 4558
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Birmingham -7 12 £51,500 +14.44% 1
Coventry -17 11 £61,250 +11.36% 1
Warwickshire +7 7 £37,500 -31.81%
Staffordshire +17 5 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Solihull -9 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Halesowen - 1 £50,000 -
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 49 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.11%) Scrum
3 30 (30.93%) Project Management
4 28 (28.87%) Finance
5 27 (27.84%) .NET
6 26 (26.80%) SDLC
7 22 (22.68%) Java
8 21 (21.65%) Business Development
9 20 (20.62%) Line Management
10 19 (19.59%) SQL
10 19 (19.59%) CRM
11 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
12 16 (16.49%) Retail
12 16 (16.49%) TDD
12 16 (16.49%) QA
12 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (16.49%) C#
12 16 (16.49%) OO
12 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (16.49%) People Management
13 11 (11.34%) Marketing
13 11 (11.34%) Velocity
13 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
13 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET
13 11 (11.34%) Project Governance
14 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.31%) HTML
14 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
15 9 (9.28%) Coaching
16 8 (8.25%) VB.NET

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 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.03%) SAS
3 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.15%) Office 365
2 2 (2.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.12%) Big Data
4 3 (3.09%) Riak
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.03%) MS Access
6 1 (1.03%) MySQL
6 1 (1.03%) QlikView
6 1 (1.03%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.03%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) JIRA
2 5 (5.15%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) Retail
3 11 (11.34%) Marketing
4 6 (6.19%) Games
5 4 (4.12%) Legal
6 3 (3.09%) Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.84%) .NET
2 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET
2 11 (11.34%) Velocity
3 10 (10.31%) HTML
4 7 (7.22%) CSS
5 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.15%) jQuery
5 5 (5.15%) Node.js
6 4 (4.12%) HTML5
7 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.09%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.06%) Ajax
8 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.06%) Code First Entity Framework
8 2 (2.06%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.06%) Middleware
8 2 (2.06%) RESTful
8 2 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) Fintech
1 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
1 4 (4.12%) User Experience
2 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Linux
2 4 (4.12%) Windows
3 1 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.11%) Scrum
3 30 (30.93%) Project Management
4 26 (26.80%) SDLC
5 21 (21.65%) Business Development
6 20 (20.62%) Line Management
7 19 (19.59%) CRM
8 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (16.49%) OO
8 16 (16.49%) People Management
8 16 (16.49%) TDD
9 11 (11.34%) Project Governance
10 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.28%) Coaching
12 8 (8.25%) Change Management
12 8 (8.25%) Kanban
12 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
13 7 (7.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.68%) Java
2 19 (19.59%) SQL
3 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.49%) C#
5 8 (8.25%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.12%) PHP
6 4 (4.12%) VB
6 4 (4.12%) VB6
7 2 (2.06%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) Ruby
7 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.03%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.49%) QA
2 5 (5.15%) PMO
3 2 (2.06%) COBIT
3 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle
3 3 (3.09%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.03%) Tableau
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