The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 90 115 74
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.12% 0.16% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £65,000 £46,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.03% -1.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Lead Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
839 1270 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.33% 98.60% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 708 1084 704
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Brighton region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Brighton

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) WCF
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) Software Architecture
5 9 (52.94%) OOP
5 9 (52.94%) Scrum
6 8 (47.06%) PHP
6 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
7 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
8 6 (35.29%) .NET
8 6 (35.29%) OO
9 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
10 4 (23.53%) Open Source
10 4 (23.53%) Moodle
10 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
10 4 (23.53%) LDAP
10 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 4 (23.53%) E-Learning
10 4 (23.53%) UNIX
10 4 (23.53%) Sass
11 3 (17.65%) SDLC
11 3 (17.65%) VB
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Moodle
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) WCF
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) Sass
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
9 2 (11.76%) DHTML
9 2 (11.76%) XML
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 1 (5.88%) Web Services
10 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
10 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) OOP
2 9 (52.94%) Software Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Fund Management
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) VB6
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Apex Code
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com