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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 199 182 166
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 46 53 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.91% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.96% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 60
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Bristol -6 18 £36,250 -36.95% 1
Gloucestershire -7 10 £36,250 -9.37%
Dorset -10 8 - -
Somerset 0 4 £40,250 -15.26%
Devon - 4 £40,000 -
Wiltshire -8 2 £47,000 -21.66%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) XML
3 36 (40.45%) C#
4 32 (35.96%) .NET
5 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
5 30 (33.71%) OOP
6 29 (32.58%) Java
7 28 (31.46%) Scrum
8 26 (29.21%) Mentoring
9 25 (28.09%) OO
10 24 (26.97%) HTML
10 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
11 23 (25.84%) Coaching
12 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET
13 21 (23.60%) CSS
14 20 (22.47%) RDBMS
14 20 (22.47%) Relational Database
15 19 (21.35%) Data Modelling
16 18 (20.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (20.22%) Change Management
16 18 (20.22%) Back Office
16 18 (20.22%) XML Messaging
16 18 (20.22%) Derivative
16 18 (20.22%) Multithreading
16 18 (20.22%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (19.10%) MVC
18 16 (17.98%) SQL
18 16 (17.98%) Web Services
19 15 (16.85%) Degree
20 13 (14.61%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (5.62%) PowerExchange
2 4 (4.49%) CMS
2 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) WordPress
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.25%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) Apache
4 2 (2.25%) Drupal
5 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.12%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.12%) Liferay
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) GitHub
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) VoIP
1 3 (3.37%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.47%) RDBMS
2 20 (22.47%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.24%) MySQL
4 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.74%) QlikView
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.62%) DB2
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.12%) SQLite
8 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.12%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.36%) Subversion
3 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.62%) QUnit
4 5 (5.62%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.25%) PEAR
5 2 (2.25%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.25%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.25%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) Trac
6 1 (1.12%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) Maven
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.12%) PVCS
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.12%) Hudson
6 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (20.22%) Back Office
2 7 (7.87%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Legal
3 6 (6.74%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Military
5 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (41.57%) XML
2 32 (35.96%) .NET
3 24 (26.97%) HTML
4 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET
5 21 (23.60%) CSS
6 18 (20.22%) XML Messaging
7 16 (17.98%) Web Services
8 13 (14.61%) jQuery
8 13 (14.61%) HTML5
9 12 (13.48%) CSS3
9 12 (13.48%) JSON
10 10 (11.24%) WCF
10 10 (11.24%) Ajax
10 10 (11.24%) REST
11 8 (8.99%) SOAP
12 5 (5.62%) Velocity
13 4 (4.49%) Spring MVC
13 4 (4.49%) Silverlight
13 4 (4.49%) Symfony
13 4 (4.49%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 18 (20.22%) Derivative
2 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) Copywriting
3 5 (5.62%) Open Source
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.12%) iPhone
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Android
2 10 (11.24%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) OOP
3 28 (31.46%) Scrum
4 26 (29.21%) Mentoring
5 25 (28.09%) OO
6 23 (25.84%) Coaching
7 19 (21.35%) Data Modelling
8 18 (20.22%) Change Management
8 18 (20.22%) Multithreading
8 18 (20.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (19.10%) MVC
10 13 (14.61%) Web Development
11 11 (12.36%) iOS Development
12 9 (10.11%) Line Management
13 7 (7.87%) Web Application Development
13 7 (7.87%) Validation
14 6 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (5.62%) Data Validation
15 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
15 5 (5.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.45%) C#
2 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.58%) Java
4 16 (17.98%) SQL
5 11 (12.36%) PHP
6 7 (7.87%) Objective-C
6 7 (7.87%) VB
7 5 (5.62%) VB6
8 3 (3.37%) PHP5
8 3 (3.37%) C++
9 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.12%) XAML
10 1 (1.12%) C
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
10 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) MCP
5 2 (2.25%) MCSD
6 1 (1.12%) HND
6 1 (1.12%) ISEB
6 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) Informatica
4 1 (1.12%) Sage
4 1 (1.12%) Zend
4 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago