The median annual salary for a Head of Development was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Development
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 80 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.13% - 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £70,000 - £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 777 1008 1072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 97.25% 93.59% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 667 912 869
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 £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Head of Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Head of Development in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Development in Wiltshire

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Head of Development in Wiltshire

Head of Development
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Development within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Swindon - 1 £70,000 -
Head of Development
South West

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Head of Development 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 Wiltshire region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) CBAP
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) PMI
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) People Management
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CBAP
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP