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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 87 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.48% 0.16% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.17% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £57,500 £46,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.99% +6.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,150 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £49,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.63%
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
802 1208 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.39% 98.69% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 672 1035 634
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (93.33%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (80.00%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) PHP
5 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) C#
6 7 (46.67%) UNIX
6 7 (46.67%) OO
6 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 7 (46.67%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (33.33%) WCF
7 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (33.33%) OOP
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) E-Learning
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) LDAP
8 4 (26.67%) .NET
8 4 (26.67%) MySQL
8 4 (26.67%) Sass
8 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (26.67%) Moodle
9 3 (20.00%) RESTful
9 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
9 3 (20.00%) Symfony
9 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (20.00%) PHP5
9 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (26.67%) Moodle
2 3 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) Sass
5 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Symfony
6 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) Laravel
7 2 (13.33%) DHTML
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
8 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Open Source
3 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Fund Management
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) VB
4 3 (20.00%) VB6
4 3 (20.00%) PHP5
5 2 (13.33%) Apex Code
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft