The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
England / South West
Rank 134 176 169
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 112 75 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.20% 1.29% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.33% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 97 55 65
Median salary £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +8.24%

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
4905 5628 5819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.52% 97.12% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 4686 4933
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,805 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +35 50 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Somerset +14 26 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Dorset +32 17 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Wiltshire +17 6 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Gloucestershire -9 3 £50,750 -9.77%
Devon - 3 £52,500 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 148 (73.63%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (47.76%) Java
3 94 (46.77%) C#
4 87 (43.28%) JavaScript
5 85 (42.29%) .NET
6 76 (37.81%) HTML
7 71 (35.32%) MVC
8 68 (33.83%) ASP.NET
9 66 (32.84%) Finance
10 55 (27.36%) CSS
11 54 (26.87%) Scrum
12 50 (24.88%) SQL
13 48 (23.88%) TDD
14 45 (22.39%) AngularJS
15 44 (21.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (21.89%) Spring
16 43 (21.39%) SQL Server
17 39 (19.40%) SDLC
18 38 (18.91%) Software Engineering
18 38 (18.91%) .NET Framework
19 37 (18.41%) Team Foundation Server
20 36 (17.91%) Unit Testing
20 36 (17.91%) BDD
21 35 (17.41%) WPF
22 33 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (16.42%) Entity Framework
23 30 (14.93%) Computer Science
24 27 (13.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 26 (12.94%) Selenium
26 25 (12.44%) Jenkins

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (10.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (3.48%) IIS
3 5 (2.49%) Drupal
4 3 (1.49%) Apache
4 3 (1.49%) CMS
4 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.48%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.99%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) Extranet
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.46%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.46%) Hadoop
4 12 (5.97%) Big Data
5 7 (3.48%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.00%) Power BI
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.50%) HBase
10 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (18.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (12.94%) Selenium
3 25 (12.44%) Jenkins
3 25 (12.44%) Maven
4 23 (11.44%) Git (software)
5 20 (9.95%) SpecFlow
6 18 (8.96%) Mockito
7 16 (7.96%) SonarQube
8 10 (4.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (3.48%) Subversion
10 6 (2.99%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.49%) Hudson
12 2 (1.00%) MSTest
12 2 (1.00%) NUnit
12 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.50%) JIRA
13 1 (0.50%) JUnit
13 1 (0.50%) MSI
13 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (32.84%) Finance
2 16 (7.96%) Financial Institution
3 15 (7.46%) Banking
3 15 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.49%) Electronics
5 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
6 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (42.29%) .NET
2 76 (37.81%) HTML
3 68 (33.83%) ASP.NET
4 55 (27.36%) CSS
5 45 (22.39%) AngularJS
6 44 (21.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (21.89%) Spring
7 38 (18.91%) .NET Framework
8 35 (17.41%) WPF
9 33 (16.42%) Entity Framework
10 27 (13.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 24 (11.94%) React
12 22 (10.95%) JSR 170
12 22 (10.95%) OSGi
13 21 (10.45%) XML
14 19 (9.45%) Spring Integration
14 19 (9.45%) Web Services
15 18 (8.96%) jQuery
15 18 (8.96%) PowerMock
15 18 (8.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.93%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.47%) Derivative
2 13 (6.47%) Equities
2 13 (6.47%) Fixed Income
2 13 (6.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (5.47%) User Experience
4 4 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.99%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.49%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.47%) Unix
2 4 (1.99%) Linux
2 4 (1.99%) Windows
3 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (73.63%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.32%) MVC
3 54 (26.87%) Scrum
4 48 (23.88%) TDD
5 39 (19.40%) SDLC
6 38 (18.91%) Software Engineering
7 36 (17.91%) BDD
7 36 (17.91%) Unit Testing
8 33 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (11.94%) Mathematics
10 23 (11.44%) OO
11 22 (10.95%) Automated Testing
12 18 (8.96%) Web Development
13 14 (6.97%) Open Source
14 13 (6.47%) Multithreaded Programming
14 13 (6.47%) Multithreading
14 13 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (6.47%) Project Management
14 13 (6.47%) System Testing
15 11 (5.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 96 (47.76%) Java
2 94 (46.77%) C#
3 87 (43.28%) JavaScript
4 50 (24.88%) SQL
5 14 (6.97%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.47%) C
6 11 (5.47%) PHP
7 10 (4.98%) XPath
7 10 (4.98%) XQuery
8 5 (2.49%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.00%) Python
9 2 (1.00%) Scala
10 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (11.44%) Degree
2 21 (10.45%) SC Cleared
2 21 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) ISO 14001
1 3 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.99%) Firmware
3 3 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Ansible
1 1 (0.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 22 (10.95%) Adobe
1 22 (10.95%) Xamarin
2 20 (9.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.96%) Coverity
4 13 (6.47%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) Tableau
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