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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 92 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 42 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.16% 1.12% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.16% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 9
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £40,200 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%
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
1891 1894 1609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.17% 96.63% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1503 1418
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (52.44%) JavaScript
3 40 (48.78%) HTML
4 39 (47.56%) CSS
5 34 (41.46%) .NET
6 26 (31.71%) PHP
6 26 (31.71%) C#
6 26 (31.71%) TDD
7 25 (30.49%) MVC
8 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
9 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
10 17 (20.73%) User Experience
10 17 (20.73%) LAMP
10 17 (20.73%) Scrum
10 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
11 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
11 16 (19.51%) Drupal
11 16 (19.51%) Marketing
12 15 (18.29%) SQL
12 15 (18.29%) Node.js
13 14 (17.07%) MySQL
13 14 (17.07%) Web Services
13 14 (17.07%) OO
14 13 (15.85%) Linux
14 13 (15.85%) Finance
14 13 (15.85%) RESTful
15 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
16 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
16 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET
17 10 (12.20%) Amazon AWS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 16 (19.51%) Drupal
2 15 (18.29%) Node.js
3 6 (7.32%) WordPress
3 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.66%) nginx
5 2 (2.44%) PowerExchange
5 2 (2.44%) CMS
5 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.44%) JBoss
5 2 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) SaaS
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.07%) MySQL
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) DataStage
4 2 (2.44%) DB2
4 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.54%) PHPUnit
3 6 (7.32%) Subversion
4 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.44%) JIRA
5 2 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.22%) Redmine
6 1 (1.22%) Robolectric
6 1 (1.22%) JUnit
General
1 16 (19.51%) Marketing
2 13 (15.85%) Finance
3 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 8 (9.76%) Advertising
5 5 (6.10%) Games
5 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.10%) Electronics
6 3 (3.66%) Retail
7 2 (2.44%) Law
8 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) HTML
2 39 (47.56%) CSS
3 34 (41.46%) .NET
4 17 (20.73%) LAMP
5 14 (17.07%) Web Services
6 13 (15.85%) RESTful
7 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET
8 9 (10.98%) Symfony
8 9 (10.98%) REST
8 9 (10.98%) Laravel
9 8 (9.76%) Backbone.js
9 8 (9.76%) AngularJS
9 8 (9.76%) CSS3
9 8 (9.76%) HTML5
9 8 (9.76%) jQuery
9 8 (9.76%) React
10 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.54%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (8.54%) Ajax
10 7 (8.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) User Experience
2 5 (6.10%) Xbox
2 5 (6.10%) DTV
3 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Android
3 8 (9.76%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Phone
5 4 (4.88%) CentOS
5 4 (4.88%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.71%) TDD
3 25 (30.49%) MVC
4 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
5 17 (20.73%) Scrum
6 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
7 14 (17.07%) OO
8 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.20%) API Integration
10 9 (10.98%) Android Development
11 7 (8.54%) SDLC
11 7 (8.54%) MVVM
11 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.32%) BDD
12 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
13 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
13 5 (6.10%) System Testing
13 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
13 5 (6.10%) OOP
13 5 (6.10%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 43 (52.44%) JavaScript
2 26 (31.71%) PHP
2 26 (31.71%) C#
3 15 (18.29%) SQL
4 8 (9.76%) Java
5 5 (6.10%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) XAML
5 5 (6.10%) Ruby
6 4 (4.88%) PHP5
7 1 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Zend
3 6 (7.32%) Xamarin
4 5 (6.10%) SAP
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle
5 4 (4.88%) Informatica
5 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.66%) Google
7 2 (2.44%) Talend
8 1 (1.22%) Sybase
8 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
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