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 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 259 256 200
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 201 224 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.04% 1.07% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.11% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 174 202 256
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,548 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +4.30%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
Surrey -18 37 £60,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +4 34 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Berkshire -10 34 £61,000 +5.17% 2
West Sussex - 30 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire +7 23 £55,000 - 4
East Sussex +5 15 £47,500 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire -9 14 £42,500 -1.10% 3
Kent +1 10 £42,500 -19.04%
Middlesex +17 3 £70,000 -
Sussex 0 1 £47,000 -14.54%
Thames Valley - 1 £57,500 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 258 (51.39%) JavaScript
2 254 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (43.43%) SQL
4 192 (38.25%) C#
5 184 (36.65%) HTML
6 180 (35.86%) .NET
7 155 (30.88%) Java
8 150 (29.88%) CSS
9 136 (27.09%) MVC
10 117 (23.31%) SQL Server
10 117 (23.31%) Web Services
11 114 (22.71%) ASP.NET
12 106 (21.12%) TDD
13 104 (20.72%) Scrum
14 93 (18.53%) jQuery
15 87 (17.33%) REST
16 79 (15.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 79 (15.74%) Mentoring
17 76 (15.14%) PHP
18 75 (14.94%) XML
19 74 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 73 (14.54%) Degree
21 71 (14.14%) AngularJS
22 70 (13.94%) Microsoft
23 69 (13.75%) Spring
24 68 (13.55%) Software Engineering
24 68 (13.55%) MySQL
24 68 (13.55%) HTML5
25 67 (13.35%) Unit Testing
26 64 (12.75%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (7.17%) CMS
2 33 (6.57%) Node.js
3 32 (6.37%) Apache
4 23 (4.58%) WebSphere
5 22 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (4.38%) Umbraco
6 19 (3.78%) JBoss
7 15 (2.99%) IIS
8 13 (2.59%) ExpressionEngine
9 10 (1.99%) Drupal
10 7 (1.39%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.39%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.39%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.20%) Kentico
11 6 (1.20%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.20%) WordPress
12 5 (1.00%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.80%) Confluence
14 3 (0.60%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 30 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.20%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.39%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.00%) Magento
4 2 (0.40%) FastStats
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.78%) SaaS
3 15 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.59%) Internet
2 7 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.20%) SAN
4 3 (0.60%) DNS
4 3 (0.60%) SSL
5 2 (0.40%) MVNO
6 1 (0.20%) AMQP
6 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.20%) HTTP
6 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.20%) Modbus
6 1 (0.20%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (23.31%) SQL Server
2 79 (15.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (13.55%) MySQL
4 52 (10.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 48 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (9.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (8.96%) NoSQL
8 39 (7.77%) Relational Database
9 29 (5.78%) MongoDB
10 26 (5.18%) Big Data
11 25 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (4.78%) RDBMS
13 23 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (3.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (3.78%) Hadoop
15 19 (3.78%) Oracle Database
16 11 (2.19%) QlikView
17 9 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
18 7 (1.39%) HBase
Development Applications
1 37 (7.37%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.38%) Maven
2 27 (5.38%) Subversion
2 27 (5.38%) TeamCity
3 26 (5.18%) Visual Studio
4 25 (4.98%) PHPUnit
5 21 (4.18%) JUnit
6 20 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (3.19%) Jenkins
8 12 (2.39%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (1.79%) NUnit
10 8 (1.59%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.59%) gulp
10 8 (1.59%) IntelliJ
10 8 (1.59%) Mockito
10 8 (1.59%) TestNG
10 8 (1.59%) Xcode
11 7 (1.39%) Grunt
11 7 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 60 (11.95%) Finance
2 41 (8.17%) Marketing
3 13 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.99%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.99%) Retail
6 9 (1.79%) Electronics
7 8 (1.59%) Automotive
7 8 (1.59%) Publishing
8 5 (1.00%) Advertising
8 5 (1.00%) Banking
9 3 (0.60%) Games
9 3 (0.60%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (36.65%) HTML
2 180 (35.86%) .NET
3 150 (29.88%) CSS
4 117 (23.31%) Web Services
5 114 (22.71%) ASP.NET
6 93 (18.53%) jQuery
7 87 (17.33%) REST
8 75 (14.94%) XML
9 74 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 71 (14.14%) AngularJS
11 69 (13.75%) Spring
12 68 (13.55%) HTML5
13 62 (12.35%) JSON
13 62 (12.35%) MDX
14 58 (11.55%) SOAP
15 50 (9.96%) Ajax
16 45 (8.96%) .NET Framework
17 38 (7.57%) CSS3
18 31 (6.18%) Hibernate
18 31 (6.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.36%) User Experience
2 34 (6.77%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.79%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.19%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.79%) Animation
6 9 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 9 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (1.20%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.20%) Social Media
8 6 (1.20%) Xbox
9 5 (1.00%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.00%) FMCG
9 5 (1.00%) Social Network
9 5 (1.00%) Statistics
10 4 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.60%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 57 (11.35%) Linux
2 48 (9.56%) Unix
3 44 (8.76%) Windows
4 26 (5.18%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.99%) Android
6 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.00%) CentOS
7 5 (1.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (27.09%) MVC
3 106 (21.12%) TDD
4 104 (20.72%) Scrum
5 79 (15.74%) Mentoring
6 68 (13.55%) Software Engineering
7 67 (13.35%) Unit Testing
8 62 (12.35%) OO
9 59 (11.75%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (11.55%) BDD
11 48 (9.56%) E-Commerce
12 47 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (7.77%) Data Modelling
14 36 (7.17%) DevOps
15 35 (6.97%) Web Development
16 34 (6.77%) ETL
16 34 (6.77%) Open Source
16 34 (6.77%) SDLC
17 32 (6.37%) Web Design
18 30 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 258 (51.39%) JavaScript
2 218 (43.43%) SQL
3 192 (38.25%) C#
4 155 (30.88%) Java
5 76 (15.14%) PHP
6 47 (9.36%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.57%) Python
8 32 (6.37%) Scala
9 30 (5.98%) C++
10 28 (5.58%) PL/SQL
11 24 (4.78%) Ruby
12 20 (3.98%) VB.NET
13 15 (2.99%) Objective-C
14 12 (2.39%) COBOL
15 11 (2.19%) R
16 8 (1.59%) Perl
17 5 (1.00%) C
18 4 (0.80%) Groovy
19 3 (0.60%) VB
19 3 (0.60%) VC++
Qualifications
1 73 (14.54%) Degree
2 5 (1.00%) CCNP
2 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.20%) ISEB
4 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.38%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.20%) GAMP
3 1 (0.20%) GMP
System Software
1 7 (1.39%) HDFS
2 3 (0.60%) Varnish
3 1 (0.20%) Firmware
3 1 (0.20%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 9 (1.79%) Puppet
2 7 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.20%) logstash
4 5 (1.00%) StatsD
5 2 (0.40%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 70 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.16%) Oracle
3 15 (2.99%) Google
4 11 (2.19%) Tableau
4 11 (2.19%) Zend
5 8 (1.59%) IBM
6 7 (1.39%) SAP
6 7 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.20%) Informatica
8 5 (1.00%) New Relic
9 4 (0.80%) Adobe
9 4 (0.80%) Endeca
10 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.60%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.40%) ATG
11 2 (0.40%) Cognos
11 2 (0.40%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.40%) FatWire
11 2 (0.40%) Sun
11 2 (0.40%) Teradata
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