The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 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 Developer
Rank 180 177 189
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 72 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.27% 1.19% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.23% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 48
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,250 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +7.65%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5516 5711 5293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.46% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4613 4858 4507
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 West

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -21 22 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Dorset +18 15 £48,750 -11.36% 2
Somerset +6 13 £42,750 -2.84% 3
Gloucestershire +8 11 £52,500 +27.27% 3
Wiltshire 0 6 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 94 (69.63%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (54.81%) C#
3 67 (49.63%) .NET
4 61 (45.19%) Java
5 55 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 52 (38.52%) Scrum
7 51 (37.78%) SQL Server
7 51 (37.78%) HTML
8 48 (35.56%) ASP.NET
9 47 (34.81%) MVC
10 44 (32.59%) Spring
11 39 (28.89%) Degree
12 35 (25.93%) SQL
13 34 (25.19%) Software Engineering
14 33 (24.44%) AngularJS
15 31 (22.96%) CSS
15 31 (22.96%) Microsoft
16 30 (22.22%) TDD
17 29 (21.48%) HTML5
17 29 (21.48%) Finance
18 25 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (18.52%) Mentoring
19 23 (17.04%) Oracle
20 22 (16.30%) Project Management
21 21 (15.56%) .NET Framework
21 21 (15.56%) SOA
22 20 (14.81%) OO
22 20 (14.81%) Web Services
23 19 (14.07%) Open Source
23 19 (14.07%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 14 (10.37%) Node.js
2 10 (7.41%) CMS
3 9 (6.67%) Apache
3 9 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 7 (5.19%) IIS
5 6 (4.44%) Drupal
5 6 (4.44%) Kentico
5 6 (4.44%) Sitefinity
5 6 (4.44%) WordPress
6 4 (2.96%) Mule
6 4 (2.96%) Mule ESB
6 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.48%) Confluence
7 2 (1.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.70%) SaaS
3 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.48%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.74%) FTP
3 1 (0.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) SMPP
3 1 (0.74%) SMTP
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.59%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.11%) DB2
4 12 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.41%) MySQL
6 9 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.70%) Big Data
7 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.22%) Data Mart
9 3 (2.22%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.96%) Gradle
4 4 (2.96%) Hudson
4 4 (2.96%) Selenium
4 4 (2.96%) Subversion
5 3 (2.22%) JIRA
5 3 (2.22%) Maven
6 2 (1.48%) dotCover
6 2 (1.48%) FindBugs
6 2 (1.48%) JUnit
6 2 (1.48%) Moq
6 2 (1.48%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.74%) Mockito
7 1 (0.74%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.74%) PhantomJS
General
1 29 (21.48%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Banking
2 16 (11.85%) Investment Banking
3 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.19%) Electronics
5 7 (5.19%) Marketing
6 6 (4.44%) Games
7 2 (1.48%) Automotive
7 2 (1.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (49.63%) .NET
2 51 (37.78%) HTML
3 48 (35.56%) ASP.NET
4 44 (32.59%) Spring
5 33 (24.44%) AngularJS
6 31 (22.96%) CSS
7 29 (21.48%) HTML5
8 25 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (15.56%) .NET Framework
10 20 (14.81%) Web Services
11 19 (14.07%) jQuery
12 16 (11.85%) JSON
13 12 (8.89%) CSS3
13 12 (8.89%) Entity Framework
13 12 (8.89%) J2EE
13 12 (8.89%) WCF
14 10 (7.41%) Apache Camel
14 10 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (7.41%) REST
14 10 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) User Experience
2 16 (11.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (4.44%) W3C
4 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.96%) Blog
5 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.48%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.48%) Xbox
7 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.59%) Windows
2 13 (9.63%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) Unix
4 6 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.70%) Android
6 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.96%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (69.63%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (38.52%) Scrum
3 47 (34.81%) MVC
4 34 (25.19%) Software Engineering
5 30 (22.22%) TDD
6 25 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 22 (16.30%) Project Management
8 21 (15.56%) SOA
9 20 (14.81%) OO
10 19 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (14.07%) Kanban
10 19 (14.07%) Open Source
11 16 (11.85%) Load Balancing
12 15 (11.11%) People Management
12 15 (11.11%) Wealth Management
13 13 (9.63%) SDLC
14 11 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (8.15%) ETL
14 11 (8.15%) Web Development
15 9 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 74 (54.81%) C#
2 61 (45.19%) Java
3 55 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 35 (25.93%) SQL
5 12 (8.89%) C++
6 10 (7.41%) Groovy
7 9 (6.67%) XPath
8 8 (5.93%) C
8 8 (5.93%) Scala
9 7 (5.19%) PHP
9 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.19%) VB
10 4 (2.96%) ECMAScript
10 4 (2.96%) ES6
11 3 (2.22%) XQuery
12 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.48%) Python
12 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 39 (28.89%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) MCSD
2 4 (2.96%) MCSE
2 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (22.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.04%) Oracle
3 9 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 7 (5.19%) SAP
5 2 (1.48%) Perforce
5 2 (1.48%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) Remedy
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