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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 249 277 313
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 219 196 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 0.83% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.87% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 184 175 123
Average salary £58,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,000 £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
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
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 £65,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +48 80 £67,500 +28.57% 4
Berkshire 0 48 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Hampshire -15 26 £52,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire -3 16 £44,000 -16.19% 4
Oxfordshire -13 16 £50,500 +1.00% 5
East Sussex -3 13 £47,500 - 2
Kent +20 9 £52,500 +23.52%
West Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Middlesex +8 5 £56,250 +12.50%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 180 (47.00%) JavaScript
2 176 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (43.60%) HTML
4 149 (38.90%) C#
5 135 (35.25%) .NET
6 133 (34.73%) CSS
7 112 (29.24%) jQuery
8 106 (27.68%) MVC
9 100 (26.11%) SQL
10 98 (25.59%) SQL Server
11 90 (23.50%) ASP.NET
12 88 (22.98%) Java
13 82 (21.41%) XML
14 78 (20.37%) HTML5
15 74 (19.32%) Microsoft
16 71 (18.54%) PHP
17 67 (17.49%) Web Development
18 66 (17.23%) Web Services
19 64 (16.71%) Finance
20 63 (16.45%) MySQL
21 59 (15.40%) OO
21 59 (15.40%) TDD
21 59 (15.40%) AngularJS
22 55 (14.36%) Scrum
23 52 (13.58%) Git (software)
24 50 (13.05%) REST
24 50 (13.05%) J2EE
25 49 (12.79%) Mentoring
26 45 (11.75%) Mobile App
26 45 (11.75%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 42 (10.97%) Node.js
2 19 (4.96%) JBoss
3 18 (4.70%) CMS
4 13 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (3.13%) Moodle
6 10 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.09%) Apache
8 5 (1.31%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.31%) Drupal
9 4 (1.04%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.04%) WordPress
9 4 (1.04%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.04%) IIS
10 3 (0.78%) SAS
10 3 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.52%) DNN
11 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.52%) Kentico
Applications
1 25 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.87%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.09%) Adobe Captivate
3 8 (2.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.18%) SaaS
3 5 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.39%) Internet
2 4 (1.04%) LDAP
3 3 (0.78%) HTTP
4 2 (0.52%) PPP
4 2 (0.52%) DAB
4 2 (0.52%) SSH
5 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (25.59%) SQL Server
2 63 (16.45%) MySQL
3 44 (11.49%) NoSQL
4 37 (9.66%) MongoDB
5 29 (7.57%) Big Data
6 25 (6.53%) Relational Database
7 18 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (2.09%) RDBMS
13 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (1.04%) CouchDB
15 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (1.04%) RavenDB
16 3 (0.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 52 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.05%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.48%) Grunt
3 21 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 17 (4.44%) Selenium
5 16 (4.18%) Xcode
5 16 (4.18%) PHPUnit
6 15 (3.92%) NUnit
7 13 (3.39%) Eclipse
7 13 (3.39%) Maven
8 10 (2.61%) Subversion
9 9 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.35%) Android Studio
10 8 (2.09%) Dreamweaver
11 7 (1.83%) MSTest
11 7 (1.83%) Bower
12 6 (1.57%) JUnit
12 6 (1.57%) RSpec
12 6 (1.57%) JIRA
13 4 (1.04%) ReSharper
General
1 64 (16.71%) Finance
2 20 (5.22%) Retail
3 17 (4.44%) Banking
4 12 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.87%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.87%) Marketing
6 10 (2.61%) Advertising
6 10 (2.61%) Back Office
7 8 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.31%) Billing
9 2 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) German Language
10 1 (0.26%) Hindi Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (43.60%) HTML
2 135 (35.25%) .NET
3 133 (34.73%) CSS
4 112 (29.24%) jQuery
5 90 (23.50%) ASP.NET
6 82 (21.41%) XML
7 78 (20.37%) HTML5
8 66 (17.23%) Web Services
9 59 (15.40%) AngularJS
10 50 (13.05%) J2EE
10 50 (13.05%) REST
11 44 (11.49%) Hibernate
12 42 (10.97%) .NET Framework
13 39 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (9.40%) CSS3
15 35 (9.14%) Spring
16 34 (8.88%) JSON
16 34 (8.88%) WCF
17 27 (7.05%) Entity Framework
18 26 (6.79%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.75%) Mobile App
2 44 (11.49%) Open Source
3 39 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (7.05%) User Experience
5 17 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.39%) E-Learning
7 11 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.35%) W3C
9 8 (2.09%) SCORM
9 8 (2.09%) Graphic Design
9 8 (2.09%) Learning Management System
10 5 (1.31%) iPhone
10 5 (1.31%) iPad
11 4 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.04%) LIMS
11 4 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.78%) GIS
12 3 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.75%) Apple iOS
2 42 (10.97%) Linux
3 22 (5.74%) Windows
3 22 (5.74%) Android
4 13 (3.39%) UNIX
5 9 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (27.68%) MVC
3 67 (17.49%) Web Development
4 59 (15.40%) TDD
4 59 (15.40%) OO
5 55 (14.36%) Scrum
6 49 (12.79%) Mentoring
7 43 (11.23%) E-Commerce
8 29 (7.57%) Mobile Development
9 28 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.01%) BDD
10 23 (6.01%) Software Engineering
11 20 (5.22%) Unit Testing
12 19 (4.96%) OOP
13 17 (4.44%) Software Architecture
13 17 (4.44%) iOS Development
14 14 (3.66%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.66%) Automated Testing
14 14 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (3.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 180 (47.00%) JavaScript
2 149 (38.90%) C#
3 100 (26.11%) SQL
4 88 (22.98%) Java
5 71 (18.54%) PHP
6 40 (10.44%) Python
6 40 (10.44%) Objective-C
6 40 (10.44%) Ruby
7 30 (7.83%) Perl
8 29 (7.57%) T-SQL
9 14 (3.66%) VB
10 12 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.35%) Apple Swift
12 7 (1.83%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.57%) ABAP
14 4 (1.04%) C
15 3 (0.78%) C++
15 3 (0.78%) VB6
15 3 (0.78%) PHP5
15 3 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (7.57%) Degree
2 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.04%) MCP
4 1 (0.26%) MCSE
4 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.96%) QA
2 9 (2.35%) Section 508
2 9 (2.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.31%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.04%) Puppet
2 4 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.52%) cPanel
Vendors
1 74 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.74%) Oracle
3 19 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (4.44%) Zend
5 16 (4.18%) Sencha
6 10 (2.61%) SAP
7 9 (2.35%) Adobe
8 8 (2.09%) SumTotal
8 8 (2.09%) Saba
9 7 (1.83%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.78%) Google
10 3 (0.78%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.78%) Ektron
10 3 (0.78%) hybris
11 2 (0.52%) Twitter
11 2 (0.52%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.52%) Sage
11 2 (0.52%) webMethods
11 2 (0.52%) Cognos
12 1 (0.26%) IBM
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