The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 60 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.98% 0.60% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 0.62% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,600 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,600 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +4.30%
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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 487 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.68% 98.19% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 510 436 479
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £21,738
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
Taunton -6 5 £39,750 +4.60% 3
Bath +2 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Lead Developer
South West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 17 (65.38%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 8 (30.77%) jQuery
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) WCF
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (23.08%) Apache
9 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) Spring
10 5 (19.23%) JSON
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 4 (15.38%) Drupal
11 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Drupal
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) jQuery
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (26.92%) WCF
5 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (19.23%) JSON
6 5 (19.23%) Spring
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (15.38%) D3.js
7 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
7 4 (15.38%) WinForms
8 3 (11.54%) RESTful
8 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 2 (7.69%) CSS3
9 2 (7.69%) HTML5
9 2 (7.69%) RequireJS
9 2 (7.69%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) ETL
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
7 2 (7.69%) Release Management
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) ECMAScript
5 2 (7.69%) ES6
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) XPath
5 2 (7.69%) XQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) MCSD
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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