The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Developer
Rank 431 433 432
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 19 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 16
Average salary £62,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,205 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +7.96%
Lead Software 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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer across the South East region.

Lead Software Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Lead Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Software 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 Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 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
Hampshire - 7 £62,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -2 6 £62,000 +55.00%
Surrey +7 3 £60,000 -17.24%
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £77,500 +58.16%
East Sussex +10 1 - -
Lead Software Developer
England

Lead Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
3 17 (43.59%) Scrum
3 17 (43.59%) C++
4 16 (41.03%) C#
5 14 (35.90%) Java
6 12 (30.77%) Degree
6 12 (30.77%) .NET
7 11 (28.21%) XML
8 10 (25.64%) Web Services
8 10 (25.64%) TDD
8 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
9 9 (23.08%) Spring
9 9 (23.08%) CSS
9 9 (23.08%) HTML
9 9 (23.08%) MVC
10 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.51%) SQL
10 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (17.95%) Kanban
11 7 (17.95%) JUnit
11 7 (17.95%) Open Source
11 7 (17.95%) Big Data
12 6 (15.38%) REST
12 6 (15.38%) J2EE
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.38%) Linux
12 6 (15.38%) OO
12 6 (15.38%) Python
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) WinCC
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.56%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Big Data
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) HBase
5 2 (5.13%) MariaDB
5 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) JUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) TestNG
3 2 (5.13%) Ant
3 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) Maven
3 2 (5.13%) Mockito
3 2 (5.13%) NCrunch
3 2 (5.13%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) XML
3 10 (25.64%) Web Services
4 9 (23.08%) CSS
4 9 (23.08%) HTML
4 9 (23.08%) Spring
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.38%) J2EE
5 6 (15.38%) REST
6 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.82%) JSON
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.26%) Java EE
7 4 (10.26%) JMS
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) Middleware
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (7.69%) HTML5
8 3 (7.69%) JSP
8 3 (7.69%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Statistics
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.56%) Arduino
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Unix
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
3 17 (43.59%) Scrum
4 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
4 10 (25.64%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) MVC
6 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.95%) Kanban
7 7 (17.95%) Open Source
8 6 (15.38%) OO
8 6 (15.38%) Product Management
9 5 (12.82%) SDLC
9 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (10.26%) BDD
10 4 (10.26%) Code Optimisation
10 4 (10.26%) Data Management
10 4 (10.26%) DevOps
10 4 (10.26%) Migration
10 4 (10.26%) Service Management
11 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C++
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 14 (35.90%) Java
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) Python
6 5 (12.82%) R
7 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) XPath
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.56%) GAMP
2 1 (2.56%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) logstash
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) StatsD
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) New Relic
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
Basingstoke
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago