The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 48 62 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.68% 1.29% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.30% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 13
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +4.30%
Lead Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
286 386 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.97% 99.74% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 267 361 268
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) jQuery
3 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 12 (63.16%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) PHP
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) JSON
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (42.11%) SDLC
5 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) Unix
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 5 (26.32%) MySQL
7 5 (26.32%) CCNP
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (26.32%) Subversion
7 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
7 5 (26.32%) QA
7 5 (26.32%) CakePHP

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) Confluence
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) WinCC
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) PHPUnit
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) jQuery
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) JSON
3 5 (26.32%) CakePHP
3 5 (26.32%) LAMP
3 5 (26.32%) REST
3 5 (26.32%) SOAP
3 5 (26.32%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (21.05%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) CentOS
1 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) SDLC
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) OO PHP
5 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CCNP
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (5.26%) GAMP
2 1 (5.26%) GMP
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Endeca