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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 66 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.18% 0.45% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.47% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
523 635 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.23% 95.63% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 451 544 604
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) MCSD

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago