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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 246 217 308
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +91
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 212 219 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 1.06% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.12% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 189 195 117
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,798 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
19758 19598 20408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.69% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 15491 17340
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +21 70 £62,500 -21.87% 5
Berkshire -18 33 £58,000 - 3
Hampshire -23 32 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Oxfordshire -20 29 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +9 15 £42,977 -16.14% 1
East Sussex -6 14 £50,000 - 1
Kent +14 13 £52,500 +10.52%
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex +2 2 - -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 151 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (44.07%) JavaScript
3 143 (43.47%) HTML
4 137 (41.64%) C#
5 126 (38.30%) .NET
6 120 (36.47%) CSS
7 94 (28.57%) jQuery
8 92 (27.96%) MVC
9 89 (27.05%) SQL
10 83 (25.23%) SQL Server
11 81 (24.62%) ASP.NET
12 78 (23.71%) Java
13 66 (20.06%) HTML5
14 65 (19.76%) XML
15 63 (19.15%) TDD
16 60 (18.24%) Microsoft
17 55 (16.72%) MySQL
18 51 (15.50%) PHP
18 51 (15.50%) Finance
19 49 (14.89%) Scrum
19 49 (14.89%) OO
19 49 (14.89%) Web Development
20 48 (14.59%) Web Services
21 44 (13.37%) .NET Framework
22 41 (12.46%) E-Commerce
22 41 (12.46%) Git (software)
23 39 (11.85%) CSS3
23 39 (11.85%) AngularJS
23 39 (11.85%) Hibernate
24 38 (11.55%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (6.69%) Node.js
2 18 (5.47%) JBoss
3 17 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.34%) CMS
5 11 (3.34%) Apache
6 7 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.82%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.52%) Drupal
8 5 (1.52%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.52%) Moodle
9 4 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.22%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.91%) IIS
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.61%) DNN
11 2 (0.61%) WordPress
12 1 (0.30%) Kentico
12 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.91%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.61%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) Line 100
3 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.04%) HTTP
1 10 (3.04%) Internet
2 2 (0.61%) DAB
2 2 (0.61%) SSH
2 2 (0.61%) LDAP
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 55 (16.72%) MySQL
3 35 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 29 (8.81%) MongoDB
5 23 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.17%) Big Data
7 12 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.43%) QlikView
11 8 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.43%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.22%) CouchDB
14 4 (1.22%) SSDT
14 4 (1.22%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (12.46%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 22 (6.69%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.26%) Grunt
5 13 (3.95%) Xcode
6 12 (3.65%) NUnit
6 12 (3.65%) Selenium
7 11 (3.34%) Subversion
8 10 (3.04%) Maven
8 10 (3.04%) PHPUnit
9 9 (2.74%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (2.13%) JUnit
11 7 (2.13%) MSTest
12 6 (1.82%) JIRA
12 6 (1.82%) ReSharper
13 4 (1.22%) jMock
13 4 (1.22%) Mockito
13 4 (1.22%) Jasmine
14 3 (0.91%) Android Studio
General
1 51 (15.50%) Finance
2 26 (7.90%) Retail
3 12 (3.65%) Banking
4 10 (3.04%) Marketing
5 9 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.13%) Back Office
7 6 (1.82%) Advertising
8 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (43.47%) HTML
2 126 (38.30%) .NET
3 120 (36.47%) CSS
4 94 (28.57%) jQuery
5 81 (24.62%) ASP.NET
6 66 (20.06%) HTML5
7 65 (19.76%) XML
8 48 (14.59%) Web Services
9 44 (13.37%) .NET Framework
10 39 (11.85%) Hibernate
10 39 (11.85%) CSS3
10 39 (11.85%) AngularJS
11 38 (11.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (11.25%) REST
13 36 (10.94%) J2EE
14 32 (9.73%) WCF
15 31 (9.42%) JSON
15 31 (9.42%) Ajax
16 30 (9.12%) RESTful
17 28 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.33%) Open Source
1 34 (10.33%) Mobile App
2 33 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.90%) User Experience
4 14 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.82%) iPad
6 6 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (1.82%) iPhone
7 5 (1.52%) E-Learning
7 5 (1.52%) Statistics
8 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.22%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.91%) W3C
9 3 (0.91%) LIMS
9 3 (0.91%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.91%) SCORM
9 3 (0.91%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.61%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.55%) Apple iOS
2 31 (9.42%) Linux
3 18 (5.47%) Android
4 14 (4.26%) Windows
5 3 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.91%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (27.96%) MVC
3 63 (19.15%) TDD
4 49 (14.89%) Scrum
4 49 (14.89%) OO
4 49 (14.89%) Web Development
5 41 (12.46%) E-Commerce
6 38 (11.55%) Mentoring
7 35 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (7.60%) iOS Development
9 24 (7.29%) BDD
10 20 (6.08%) Software Engineering
11 18 (5.47%) OOP
11 18 (5.47%) Unit Testing
12 14 (4.26%) Analytics
13 13 (3.95%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (3.95%) Software Architecture
14 12 (3.65%) Android Development
15 11 (3.34%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 145 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 137 (41.64%) C#
3 89 (27.05%) SQL
4 78 (23.71%) Java
5 51 (15.50%) PHP
6 34 (10.33%) Objective-C
7 32 (9.73%) Python
8 27 (8.21%) Ruby
9 26 (7.90%) T-SQL
10 22 (6.69%) Perl
11 12 (3.65%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.43%) VB
13 7 (2.13%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.82%) ABAP
15 5 (1.52%) C++
16 4 (1.22%) PHP5
17 3 (0.91%) C
18 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (8.21%) Degree
2 12 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.13%) VCP4
3 7 (2.13%) MCSE
4 4 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.86%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) Section 508
2 3 (0.91%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) Puppet
1 5 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.61%) cPanel
Vendors
1 60 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.08%) Oracle
3 13 (3.95%) Zend
4 9 (2.74%) Sencha
4 9 (2.74%) SAP
4 9 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.13%) Twitter
6 4 (1.22%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.22%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.22%) Telerik
7 3 (0.91%) SumTotal
7 3 (0.91%) Saba
7 3 (0.91%) Adobe
8 2 (0.61%) Sage
8 2 (0.61%) Cognos
8 2 (0.61%) hybris
9 1 (0.30%) Google
9 1 (0.30%) Ektron
9 1 (0.30%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
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