The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 62 88 61
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 13 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.26% 0.14% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 0.14% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £57,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.90% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
569 695 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.13% 98.86% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 460 581 481
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Bournemouth +17 11 £45,000 +7.14%
Lead Developer
South West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 22 (81.48%) Java
3 21 (77.78%) Scrum
3 21 (77.78%) AngularJS
4 20 (74.07%) Relational Database
4 20 (74.07%) User Experience
4 20 (74.07%) People Management
4 20 (74.07%) Project Management
4 20 (74.07%) Oracle
4 20 (74.07%) DB2
4 20 (74.07%) SOA
4 20 (74.07%) Kanban
4 20 (74.07%) Load Balancing
4 20 (74.07%) Wealth Management
4 20 (74.07%) Degree
4 20 (74.07%) Spring
4 20 (74.07%) Investment Banking
4 20 (74.07%) Banking
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) .NET
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (7.41%) Derivative
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) MDX
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) DB2
1 20 (74.07%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Moq
General
1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) Banking
2 20 (74.07%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 20 (74.07%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.41%) JMS
4 2 (7.41%) MDX
4 2 (7.41%) Rendezvous
4 2 (7.41%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.70%) Akka
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (74.07%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Derivative
3 2 (7.41%) Equities
3 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Scrum
3 20 (74.07%) Kanban
3 20 (74.07%) Load Balancing
3 20 (74.07%) People Management
3 20 (74.07%) Project Management
3 20 (74.07%) SOA
3 20 (74.07%) Wealth Management
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) ETL Development
5 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) CQRS
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft