The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 312 317 254
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 141 122 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.55% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.58% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 125 111 176
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Surrey +9 44 £62,250 +29.68% 3
Berkshire +17 30 £52,500 +2.94% 1
Hampshire +13 26 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Buckinghamshire -7 21 £49,969 -0.06% 1
Oxfordshire +3 17 £47,500 +1.06% 1
Kent -11 2 £50,000 +44.92%
East Sussex -24 2 £46,750 +3.88%
West Sussex -19 1 £60,000 +25.00%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 158 (46.75%) HTML
2 153 (45.27%) JavaScript
3 135 (39.94%) .NET
4 121 (35.80%) CSS
5 117 (34.62%) SQL
6 115 (34.02%) C#
7 108 (31.95%) ASP.NET
8 106 (31.36%) SQL Server
9 94 (27.81%) Java
10 72 (21.30%) jQuery
11 63 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (17.75%) XML
13 58 (17.16%) Microsoft
14 56 (16.57%) MVC
15 55 (16.27%) Spring
16 52 (15.38%) HTML5
17 49 (14.50%) Software Engineering
18 48 (14.20%) TDD
19 45 (13.31%) Web Services
20 42 (12.43%) J2EE
21 40 (11.83%) Finance
21 40 (11.83%) VB.NET
22 38 (11.24%) Scrum
23 36 (10.65%) Ajax
24 34 (10.06%) Subversion
24 34 (10.06%) HTTP
25 33 (9.76%) MySQL
25 33 (9.76%) Linux
25 33 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
26 32 (9.47%) OO

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 24 (7.10%) IIS
2 16 (4.73%) Node.js
3 14 (4.14%) CMS
4 12 (3.55%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.25%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.96%) Apache
6 10 (2.96%) GemFire
7 5 (1.48%) JCAPS
7 5 (1.48%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.18%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.89%) WordPress
9 3 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.59%) SAS
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Magento
2 3 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.59%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.59%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.59%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.14%) SaaS
2 5 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.06%) HTTP
2 23 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.33%) Internet
4 6 (1.78%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) Broadband
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.76%) MySQL
3 28 (8.28%) Hadoop
4 19 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 18 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.44%) Big Data
7 13 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.37%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.07%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.18%) QlikView
11 4 (1.18%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.18%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (0.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 34 (10.06%) Subversion
2 29 (8.58%) Maven
3 25 (7.40%) Visual Studio
4 22 (6.51%) Ant
4 22 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (6.21%) Git (software)
6 20 (5.92%) Eclipse
7 17 (5.03%) JUnit
8 14 (4.14%) NUnit
9 6 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (1.78%) YourKit
10 4 (1.18%) Xcode
11 3 (0.89%) JIRA
11 3 (0.89%) MSTest
12 2 (0.59%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.59%) Grunt
12 2 (0.59%) PhoneGap
12 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.30%) Artifactory
General
1 40 (11.83%) Finance
2 19 (5.62%) Marketing
3 6 (1.78%) Publishing
3 6 (1.78%) Retail
4 5 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.89%) French Language
6 2 (0.59%) Billing
6 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.59%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (46.75%) HTML
2 135 (39.94%) .NET
3 121 (35.80%) CSS
4 108 (31.95%) ASP.NET
5 72 (21.30%) jQuery
6 60 (17.75%) XML
7 55 (16.27%) Spring
8 52 (15.38%) HTML5
9 45 (13.31%) Web Services
10 42 (12.43%) J2EE
11 36 (10.65%) Ajax
12 33 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (8.28%) WCF
14 27 (7.99%) Hibernate
15 26 (7.69%) Dojo
16 24 (7.10%) .NET Framework
16 24 (7.10%) CSS3
16 24 (7.10%) Struts
17 19 (5.62%) SOAP
17 19 (5.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.40%) Open Source
2 22 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.55%) iPhone
6 9 (2.66%) Kindle
7 7 (2.07%) DataPower
7 7 (2.07%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.07%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.07%) Physics
8 5 (1.48%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.48%) iPad
9 4 (1.18%) FMCG
10 2 (0.59%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.59%) AS400
10 2 (0.59%) iSeries
11 1 (0.30%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.30%) Replication
11 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.76%) Linux
2 25 (7.40%) Windows
3 22 (6.51%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.73%) UNIX
4 16 (4.73%) Android
5 13 (3.85%) Solaris
6 7 (2.07%) AIX
7 4 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (16.57%) MVC
3 49 (14.50%) Software Engineering
4 48 (14.20%) TDD
5 38 (11.24%) Scrum
6 32 (9.47%) OO
7 25 (7.40%) SOA
8 23 (6.80%) CRM
9 21 (6.21%) Web Development
10 17 (5.03%) Use Case
10 17 (5.03%) Software Architecture
10 17 (5.03%) UML
10 17 (5.03%) OOA/OOD
11 16 (4.73%) E-Commerce
12 15 (4.44%) OOP
12 15 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.85%) Content Management
13 13 (3.85%) iOS Development
14 12 (3.55%) Project Management
14 12 (3.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 153 (45.27%) JavaScript
2 117 (34.62%) SQL
3 115 (34.02%) C#
4 94 (27.81%) Java
5 40 (11.83%) VB.NET
6 32 (9.47%) PHP
7 24 (7.10%) C++
8 18 (5.33%) C
9 16 (4.73%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 13 (3.85%) Python
12 8 (2.37%) Ruby
13 7 (2.07%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.78%) PHP5
15 4 (1.18%) Apex Code
15 4 (1.18%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.18%) Fortran
16 3 (0.89%) ABAP
16 3 (0.89%) VB
17 2 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (8.58%) Degree
2 17 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.55%) MCTS
4 9 (2.66%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.18%) MCSE
5 4 (1.18%) PhD
6 1 (0.30%) MCP
6 1 (0.30%) MCAD
6 1 (0.30%) MCSD
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.66%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Nagios
1 1 (0.30%) OpenNMS
1 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.58%) Oracle
3 13 (3.85%) Sencha
4 10 (2.96%) IBM
5 8 (2.37%) SAP
6 7 (2.07%) Ab Initio
6 7 (2.07%) Zend
7 6 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.78%) Rackspace
8 5 (1.48%) Twitter
8 5 (1.48%) Greenplum
9 4 (1.18%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.59%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.30%) webMethods
11 1 (0.30%) Reuters
11 1 (0.30%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.30%) Niku
11 1 (0.30%) Perforce
11 1 (0.30%) Cognos
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent prospects
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Company Car, Bonus, Pension, Health Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago