The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 258 301 305
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 197 158 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.96% 0.69% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 158 145 129
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
Lead Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19623 21752 21008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.22% 94.83% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15884 17666 17391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 +45 61 £67,500 +28.57% 3
Berkshire +17 59 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Hampshire 0 28 £52,500 - 6
Buckinghamshire +3 24 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Oxfordshire +6 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East Sussex +7 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Kent +4 4 £52,000 +22.35%
Middlesex +12 3 £56,250 +12.50%
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 194 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (46.93%) JavaScript
3 174 (42.75%) HTML
4 153 (37.59%) C#
5 141 (34.64%) CSS
6 136 (33.42%) .NET
7 114 (28.01%) jQuery
8 108 (26.54%) SQL Server
8 108 (26.54%) MVC
9 105 (25.80%) SQL
10 91 (22.36%) Java
10 91 (22.36%) ASP.NET
11 87 (21.38%) XML
12 85 (20.88%) Microsoft
13 81 (19.90%) HTML5
14 80 (19.66%) PHP
15 76 (18.67%) Web Services
16 71 (17.44%) Finance
16 71 (17.44%) Web Development
17 70 (17.20%) AngularJS
18 67 (16.46%) OO
19 65 (15.97%) Scrum
20 63 (15.48%) MySQL
20 63 (15.48%) REST
21 61 (14.99%) TDD
22 54 (13.27%) J2EE
22 54 (13.27%) Git (software)
23 52 (12.78%) Linux
24 49 (12.04%) NoSQL
24 49 (12.04%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 45 (11.06%) Node.js
2 17 (4.18%) CMS
3 15 (3.69%) JBoss
4 12 (2.95%) Moodle
5 9 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.72%) Apache
8 5 (1.23%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.23%) Drupal
9 4 (0.98%) WordPress
9 4 (0.98%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.98%) IIS
10 3 (0.74%) SAS
10 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.74%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.74%) Confluence
11 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.49%) Kentico
11 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.21%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.97%) Adobe Captivate
3 8 (1.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.88%) SaaS
2 22 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.69%) Internet
2 4 (0.98%) LDAP
3 2 (0.49%) PPP
3 2 (0.49%) DAB
3 2 (0.49%) SSH
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (26.54%) SQL Server
2 63 (15.48%) MySQL
3 49 (12.04%) NoSQL
4 43 (10.57%) MongoDB
5 32 (7.86%) Big Data
6 23 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 23 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.97%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.98%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.98%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (13.27%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.88%) Jenkins
3 25 (6.14%) Grunt
4 21 (5.16%) Visual Studio
5 18 (4.42%) NUnit
6 16 (3.93%) Selenium
6 16 (3.93%) PHPUnit
7 14 (3.44%) Maven
7 14 (3.44%) Xcode
7 14 (3.44%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.70%) Bower
9 10 (2.46%) Subversion
9 10 (2.46%) JIRA
10 9 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.21%) Android Studio
11 8 (1.97%) Dreamweaver
11 8 (1.97%) JUnit
12 7 (1.72%) MSTest
13 6 (1.47%) RSpec
14 4 (0.98%) Mockito
General
1 71 (17.44%) Finance
2 20 (4.91%) Retail
3 16 (3.93%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.69%) Banking
4 15 (3.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (2.95%) Marketing
6 11 (2.70%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.46%) Back Office
7 10 (2.46%) Advertising
8 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.23%) Billing
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 2 (0.49%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Hindi Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (42.75%) HTML
2 141 (34.64%) CSS
3 136 (33.42%) .NET
4 114 (28.01%) jQuery
5 91 (22.36%) ASP.NET
6 87 (21.38%) XML
7 81 (19.90%) HTML5
8 76 (18.67%) Web Services
9 70 (17.20%) AngularJS
10 63 (15.48%) REST
11 54 (13.27%) J2EE
12 43 (10.57%) Hibernate
13 42 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 42 (10.32%) WCF
14 40 (9.83%) .NET Framework
15 39 (9.58%) Spring
16 37 (9.09%) CSS3
17 35 (8.60%) JSON
18 28 (6.88%) Symfony
19 26 (6.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.30%) Mobile App
2 40 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.14%) User Experience
4 16 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.19%) E-Learning
5 13 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.46%) W3C
7 9 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.97%) SCORM
8 8 (1.97%) Graphic Design
8 8 (1.97%) Learning Management System
9 5 (1.23%) iPhone
9 5 (1.23%) iPad
10 4 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.98%) LIMS
11 3 (0.74%) GIS
11 3 (0.74%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.49%) Physics
12 2 (0.49%) Life Science
12 2 (0.49%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.78%) Linux
2 40 (9.83%) Apple iOS
3 23 (5.65%) Android
3 23 (5.65%) Windows
4 14 (3.44%) UNIX
5 9 (2.21%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.74%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (26.54%) MVC
3 71 (17.44%) Web Development
4 67 (16.46%) OO
5 65 (15.97%) Scrum
6 61 (14.99%) TDD
7 49 (12.04%) Open Source
8 48 (11.79%) Mentoring
9 39 (9.58%) E-Commerce
10 32 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (6.63%) Software Engineering
12 26 (6.39%) Mobile Development
13 23 (5.65%) BDD
14 22 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (5.16%) Unit Testing
16 19 (4.67%) Automated Testing
17 18 (4.42%) Software Architecture
18 17 (4.18%) SOA
18 17 (4.18%) OOP
19 16 (3.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 191 (46.93%) JavaScript
2 153 (37.59%) C#
3 105 (25.80%) SQL
4 91 (22.36%) Java
5 80 (19.66%) PHP
6 44 (10.81%) Ruby
7 42 (10.32%) Python
8 36 (8.85%) Objective-C
9 34 (8.35%) Perl
10 29 (7.13%) T-SQL
11 15 (3.69%) VB
12 13 (3.19%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.70%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.21%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.47%) ABAP
16 5 (1.23%) XQuery
17 4 (0.98%) VB6
17 4 (0.98%) C
17 4 (0.98%) Scala
18 2 (0.49%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 26 (6.39%) Degree
2 4 (0.98%) MCP
2 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.67%) QA
2 9 (2.21%) Section 508
2 9 (2.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.98%) Puppet
1 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.49%) cPanel
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 85 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.86%) Oracle
3 24 (5.90%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (5.16%) Zend
5 16 (3.93%) Sencha
6 11 (2.70%) SAP
6 11 (2.70%) Rackspace
7 9 (2.21%) Adobe
8 8 (1.97%) SumTotal
8 8 (1.97%) Saba
9 4 (0.98%) Google
10 3 (0.74%) Endeca
10 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.74%) Ektron
10 3 (0.74%) hybris
11 2 (0.49%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.49%) Sage
11 2 (0.49%) webMethods
11 2 (0.49%) Cognos
11 2 (0.49%) Twitter
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