The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 85 113 94
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 39 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.95% 0.80% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.82% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 38
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1928 1941 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.26% 96.76% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1575 1545
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Developer
South West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.27%) .NET
4 22 (34.92%) HTML
5 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
5 20 (31.75%) CSS
6 19 (30.16%) C#
7 18 (28.57%) Finance
8 17 (26.98%) PHP
9 15 (23.81%) Web Services
9 15 (23.81%) Scrum
9 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
10 14 (22.22%) Marketing
11 13 (20.63%) SQL
12 12 (19.05%) Linux
12 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (19.05%) Ajax
12 12 (19.05%) TDD
12 12 (19.05%) jQuery
13 11 (17.46%) Node.js
13 11 (17.46%) WCF
13 11 (17.46%) MVC
13 11 (17.46%) Java
14 10 (15.87%) Oracle
14 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
14 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (14.29%) Validation
15 9 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 9 (14.29%) OO

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (17.46%) Node.js
2 8 (12.70%) Drupal
3 7 (11.11%) PowerExchange
4 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 6 (9.52%) WordPress
5 2 (3.17%) JBoss
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.59%) nginx
6 1 (1.59%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) SaaS
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (11.11%) DB2
3 7 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) QlikView
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.59%) DataStage
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Maven
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Hudson
4 1 (1.59%) Redmine
4 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) Robolectric
4 1 (1.59%) PVCS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.59%) Ant
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Marketing
3 6 (9.52%) Legal
3 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.94%) Electronics
5 2 (3.17%) Law
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) .NET
2 22 (34.92%) HTML
3 20 (31.75%) CSS
4 15 (23.81%) Web Services
5 12 (19.05%) Ajax
5 12 (19.05%) jQuery
6 11 (17.46%) WCF
7 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
8 8 (12.70%) XML
8 8 (12.70%) LAMP
9 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (11.11%) Velocity
10 6 (9.52%) Spring
11 5 (7.94%) HTML5
11 5 (7.94%) CSS3
11 5 (7.94%) Backbone.js
11 5 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (7.94%) React
11 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) User Experience
2 5 (7.94%) DTV
3 4 (6.35%) Copywriting
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Fedora
2 4 (6.35%) CentOS
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) Scrum
2 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (19.05%) TDD
4 11 (17.46%) MVC
5 9 (14.29%) Validation
5 9 (14.29%) OO
5 9 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (12.70%) ETL
7 7 (11.11%) OOD
7 7 (11.11%) OOP
7 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.11%) Data Validation
8 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.94%) Web Development
8 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.94%) BDD
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 19 (30.16%) C#
3 17 (26.98%) PHP
4 13 (20.63%) SQL
5 11 (17.46%) Java
6 4 (6.35%) Python
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) PHP5
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.59%) HND
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) Informatica
4 5 (7.94%) SAP
5 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.59%) Zend
6 1 (1.59%) Talend
6 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
6 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
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