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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 178 156 167
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 61 80 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 1.31% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.37% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53 65 46
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,400 £52,000
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 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
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Bristol +2 42 £45,000 -12.19% 5
Gloucestershire -29 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Devon - 7 £47,500 - 3
Somerset +9 2 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Wiltshire -17 2 - -
Dorset -3 1 £42,500 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 79 (69.91%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (60.18%) JavaScript
3 62 (54.87%) HTML
4 56 (49.56%) .NET
5 49 (43.36%) CSS
6 44 (38.94%) MVC
7 37 (32.74%) Scrum
8 33 (29.20%) TDD
8 33 (29.20%) C#
9 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
10 28 (24.78%) PHP
11 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
11 26 (23.01%) AngularJS
12 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (19.47%) HTML5
14 20 (17.70%) Node.js
15 19 (16.81%) Git (software)
16 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
16 18 (15.93%) Unit Testing
17 17 (15.04%) LAMP
17 17 (15.04%) SaaS
17 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
17 17 (15.04%) User Experience
18 16 (14.16%) Drupal
18 16 (14.16%) Marketing
18 16 (14.16%) SQL
19 15 (13.27%) MySQL
19 15 (13.27%) Finance
19 15 (13.27%) CMS
19 15 (13.27%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 20 (17.70%) Node.js
2 16 (14.16%) Drupal
3 15 (13.27%) Umbraco
3 15 (13.27%) CMS
4 6 (5.31%) WordPress
4 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.65%) nginx
5 3 (2.65%) Apache
6 2 (1.77%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.77%) JBoss
7 1 (0.88%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.88%) Liferay
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.77%) Summit
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.04%) SaaS
2 10 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.27%) MySQL
3 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.77%) DataStage
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.77%) Jackrabbit
5 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) DB2
6 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.08%) Subversion
3 7 (6.19%) JIRA
3 7 (6.19%) PHPUnit
4 5 (4.42%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.42%) Selenium
4 5 (4.42%) JUnit
4 5 (4.42%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.77%) WebLogic Workshop
6 2 (1.77%) jMock
7 1 (0.88%) Xcode
7 1 (0.88%) Redmine
7 1 (0.88%) Robolectric
General
1 16 (14.16%) Marketing
2 15 (13.27%) Finance
3 10 (8.85%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.08%) Advertising
5 5 (4.42%) Games
5 5 (4.42%) Legal
5 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.42%) Electronics
6 4 (3.54%) Retail
7 2 (1.77%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (54.87%) HTML
2 56 (49.56%) .NET
3 49 (43.36%) CSS
4 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
5 26 (23.01%) AngularJS
6 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (19.47%) HTML5
8 17 (15.04%) LAMP
9 14 (12.39%) Web Services
10 13 (11.50%) RESTful
11 10 (8.85%) CSS3
11 10 (8.85%) Backbone.js
12 9 (7.96%) Laravel
12 9 (7.96%) REST
12 9 (7.96%) Ajax
12 9 (7.96%) Symfony
12 9 (7.96%) jQuery
13 8 (7.08%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.08%) React
14 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) User Experience
2 5 (4.42%) Xbox
2 5 (4.42%) DTV
3 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.54%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.54%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Linux
2 11 (9.73%) Android
3 10 (8.85%) Windows
4 7 (6.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.42%) Windows Phone
6 4 (3.54%) CentOS
6 4 (3.54%) Fedora
7 2 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (69.91%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.94%) MVC
3 37 (32.74%) Scrum
4 33 (29.20%) TDD
5 18 (15.93%) Unit Testing
5 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
6 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
7 14 (12.39%) OO
8 13 (11.50%) SDLC
9 12 (10.62%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.85%) API Integration
10 10 (8.85%) BDD
10 10 (8.85%) Android Development
11 7 (6.19%) iOS Development
11 7 (6.19%) MVVM
11 7 (6.19%) Pair Programming
12 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.31%) Project Planning
13 5 (4.42%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.42%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 68 (60.18%) JavaScript
2 33 (29.20%) C#
3 28 (24.78%) PHP
4 16 (14.16%) SQL
5 12 (10.62%) Java
6 8 (7.08%) C++
7 5 (4.42%) Python
7 5 (4.42%) XAML
7 5 (4.42%) Ruby
8 4 (3.54%) PHP5
8 4 (3.54%) C
9 3 (2.65%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.65%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.65%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.88%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.77%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) Zend
3 6 (5.31%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.42%) SAP
5 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.65%) Informatica
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle
6 3 (2.65%) Google
7 2 (1.77%) Talend
7 2 (1.77%) ATG
8 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.88%) Sybase
8 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
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