The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 64 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 19 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.26% 0.74% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 0.77% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
805 781 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.72% 96.18% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 667 702 1084
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Cheltenham -6 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Gloucester - 1 £45,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £47,500 -
Lead Developer
South West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 34 (68.00%) XML
2 29 (58.00%) C#
2 29 (58.00%) .NET
3 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (50.00%) SQL
4 25 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
7 16 (32.00%) JSON
7 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 15 (30.00%) SOAP
8 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (30.00%) Objective-C
8 15 (30.00%) Android
8 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 15 (30.00%) REST
8 15 (30.00%) Mobile App
8 15 (30.00%) iOS Development
9 12 (24.00%) Regression Testing
9 12 (24.00%) XSL
9 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (22.00%) OO
10 11 (22.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.00%) Finance
12 9 (18.00%) Scrum
13 8 (16.00%) jQuery
14 7 (14.00%) Web Services
14 7 (14.00%) Smartphone
14 7 (14.00%) SQLite

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Broadband
1 2 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) SQLite
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Xdebug
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) XML
2 29 (58.00%) .NET
3 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
4 16 (32.00%) JSON
5 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (30.00%) SOAP
5 15 (30.00%) REST
6 12 (24.00%) XSL
7 11 (22.00%) HTML
8 8 (16.00%) jQuery
9 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 7 (14.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) Ajax
11 4 (8.00%) CSS
12 2 (4.00%) LAMP
12 2 (4.00%) Ext JS
12 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.00%) Zend Framework
13 1 (2.00%) CSS3
13 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (14.00%) Smartphone
2 7 (14.00%) iPhone
3 2 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Android
1 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 12 (24.00%) Regression Testing
3 11 (22.00%) OO
4 9 (18.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (14.00%) Android Development
6 4 (8.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) MVC
8 2 (4.00%) OOP
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.00%) Analytics
9 1 (2.00%) Web Development
9 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.00%) ERP
9 1 (2.00%) OOD
9 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (30.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.00%) PHP5
7 1 (2.00%) VB
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Zend
3 1 (2.00%) Sage
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.00%) SAP