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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 308 322 256
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 136 121 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.55% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.58% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 120 110 172
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
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 29 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 29 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 +5 42 £67,500 +40.62% 2
Hampshire +14 27 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Berkshire +11 27 £52,500 +2.94% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 20 £49,250 -1.50% 2
Oxfordshire -3 17 £47,500 +1.06% 1
Kent -14 2 £50,000 +44.92%
East Sussex -24 2 £46,750 +6.85%
West Sussex -18 1 £60,000 +25.00%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 (47.45%) HTML
2 154 (46.25%) JavaScript
3 131 (39.34%) .NET
4 120 (36.04%) CSS
5 115 (34.53%) SQL
6 112 (33.63%) C#
7 104 (31.23%) ASP.NET
8 102 (30.63%) SQL Server
9 93 (27.93%) Java
10 72 (21.62%) jQuery
11 63 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
12 59 (17.72%) XML
13 57 (17.12%) Microsoft
14 55 (16.52%) Spring
15 54 (16.22%) MVC
16 53 (15.92%) HTML5
17 49 (14.71%) Software Engineering
18 48 (14.41%) TDD
19 46 (13.81%) Web Services
20 42 (12.61%) J2EE
21 39 (11.71%) Finance
22 38 (11.41%) VB.NET
23 36 (10.81%) Scrum
24 35 (10.51%) Ajax
25 34 (10.21%) MySQL
26 33 (9.91%) PHP
26 33 (9.91%) Linux
26 33 (9.91%) HTTP
26 33 (9.91%) Subversion
27 32 (9.61%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 22 (6.61%) IIS
2 17 (5.11%) Node.js
3 13 (3.90%) CMS
4 11 (3.30%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.30%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.00%) Apache
5 10 (3.00%) GemFire
6 5 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.20%) JCAPS
8 3 (0.90%) WordPress
8 3 (0.90%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.60%) SAS
10 1 (0.30%) Documentum
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Magento
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.60%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.20%) SaaS
2 5 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.91%) HTTP
2 23 (6.91%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.41%) Internet
4 6 (1.80%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) Broadband
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.21%) MySQL
3 27 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 20 (6.01%) NoSQL
5 18 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (4.20%) Big Data
7 13 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.10%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.20%) QlikView
12 3 (0.90%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.90%) Sqoop
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 33 (9.91%) Subversion
2 28 (8.41%) Maven
3 24 (7.21%) Visual Studio
4 22 (6.61%) Git (software)
5 21 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (6.31%) Ant
6 19 (5.71%) Eclipse
7 17 (5.11%) JUnit
8 13 (3.90%) NUnit
9 6 (1.80%) YourKit
10 5 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.20%) Xcode
12 3 (0.90%) JIRA
12 3 (0.90%) MSTest
13 2 (0.60%) PhoneGap
13 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.60%) Grunt
13 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (11.71%) Finance
2 19 (5.71%) Marketing
3 6 (1.80%) Publishing
3 6 (1.80%) Retail
4 5 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.90%) French Language
6 2 (0.60%) Billing
6 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (47.45%) HTML
2 131 (39.34%) .NET
3 120 (36.04%) CSS
4 104 (31.23%) ASP.NET
5 72 (21.62%) jQuery
6 59 (17.72%) XML
7 55 (16.52%) Spring
8 53 (15.92%) HTML5
9 46 (13.81%) Web Services
10 42 (12.61%) J2EE
11 35 (10.51%) Ajax
12 31 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (8.41%) WCF
14 27 (8.11%) Hibernate
15 26 (7.81%) Dojo
16 24 (7.21%) .NET Framework
16 24 (7.21%) CSS3
16 24 (7.21%) Struts
17 19 (5.71%) JSP
18 18 (5.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.51%) Open Source
2 23 (6.91%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.80%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.60%) iPhone
6 8 (2.40%) Kindle
7 7 (2.10%) DataPower
7 7 (2.10%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.10%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.10%) Physics
8 5 (1.50%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.50%) iPad
9 4 (1.20%) FMCG
10 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.60%) AS400
10 2 (0.60%) iSeries
11 1 (0.30%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.30%) Replication
11 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.91%) Linux
2 24 (7.21%) Windows
3 23 (6.91%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.80%) Android
5 15 (4.50%) UNIX
6 12 (3.60%) Solaris
7 7 (2.10%) AIX
8 4 (1.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (16.22%) MVC
3 49 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 48 (14.41%) TDD
5 36 (10.81%) Scrum
6 32 (9.61%) OO
7 24 (7.21%) SOA
8 22 (6.61%) CRM
8 22 (6.61%) Web Development
9 17 (5.11%) Use Case
9 17 (5.11%) Software Architecture
9 17 (5.11%) UML
9 17 (5.11%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (4.80%) OOP
10 16 (4.80%) E-Commerce
11 15 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (3.90%) iOS Development
13 12 (3.60%) BDD
13 12 (3.60%) ETL
13 12 (3.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (46.25%) JavaScript
2 115 (34.53%) SQL
3 112 (33.63%) C#
4 93 (27.93%) Java
5 38 (11.41%) VB.NET
6 33 (9.91%) PHP
7 24 (7.21%) C++
8 18 (5.41%) C
9 17 (5.11%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.50%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.60%) Python
12 8 (2.40%) Ruby
13 7 (2.10%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.80%) PHP5
15 4 (1.20%) Apex Code
15 4 (1.20%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.20%) Fortran
16 3 (0.90%) ABAP
16 3 (0.90%) VB
17 2 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (8.71%) Degree
2 16 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.30%) MCTS
4 9 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.20%) MCSE
5 4 (1.20%) 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 8 (2.40%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.10%) 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 57 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.11%) Oracle
3 14 (4.20%) Sencha
4 10 (3.00%) IBM
5 8 (2.40%) SAP
6 7 (2.10%) Ab Initio
6 7 (2.10%) Zend
7 6 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.50%) Greenplum
8 5 (1.50%) Twitter
8 5 (1.50%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.20%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.60%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.60%) 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
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £54000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Company Car, Bonus, Pension, Health Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago