The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 177 149 167
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 52 79 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 1.44% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.49% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 76 53
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5606 5287 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 96.58% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 4671 4650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Lead Developer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +16 16 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Bristol -18 16 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Dorset -3 7 £45,000 -13.46% 2
Wiltshire -16 7 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Devon -7 3 £42,250 -0.58%
Somerset -12 3 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 43 (47.78%) JavaScript
1 43 (47.78%) .NET
2 41 (45.56%) C#
3 28 (31.11%) SQL
3 28 (31.11%) ASP.NET
4 25 (27.78%) Java
5 23 (25.56%) Scrum
6 22 (24.44%) PHP
6 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
6 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
7 21 (23.33%) CSS
7 21 (23.33%) HTML
8 20 (22.22%) OO
9 18 (20.00%) MySQL
10 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (18.89%) Web Development
11 16 (17.78%) OOP
11 16 (17.78%) XML
12 15 (16.67%) MVC
12 15 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 14 (15.56%) Relational Database
13 14 (15.56%) MS Office
14 13 (14.44%) JSP
14 13 (14.44%) C++
14 13 (14.44%) Project Management
14 13 (14.44%) JSF
15 12 (13.33%) Oracle
15 12 (13.33%) RDBMS
16 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (12.22%) PHP5

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.44%) CMS
3 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.33%) Node.js
3 3 (3.33%) nginx
4 2 (2.22%) Drupal
4 2 (2.22%) WordPress
4 2 (2.22%) Gunicorn
4 2 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Office
2 10 (11.11%) MS Project
3 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (5.56%) Magento
3 3 (3.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
1 2 (2.22%) Broadband
2 1 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.00%) MySQL
3 14 (15.56%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 10 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.22%) Big Data
9 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 4 (4.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.33%) Subversion
3 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.22%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (6.67%) Back Office
2 5 (5.56%) Advertising
3 4 (4.44%) Finance
4 3 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.78%) .NET
2 28 (31.11%) ASP.NET
3 21 (23.33%) CSS
3 21 (23.33%) HTML
4 16 (17.78%) XML
5 15 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 13 (14.44%) JSP
6 13 (14.44%) JSF
7 10 (11.11%) jQuery
7 10 (11.11%) J2EE
7 10 (11.11%) Struts
8 9 (10.00%) LAMP
9 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.67%) XML Messaging
10 5 (5.56%) Ext JS
10 5 (5.56%) Ajax
11 4 (4.44%) Backbone.js
11 4 (4.44%) Web Services
12 3 (3.33%) SOAP
12 3 (3.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.78%) Open Source
4 6 (6.67%) Derivative
5 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.22%) W3C
7 1 (1.11%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.11%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.11%) Statistics
7 1 (1.11%) Animation
7 1 (1.11%) iPad
7 1 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Android
3 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Scrum
2 20 (22.22%) OO
3 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.89%) Web Development
4 16 (17.78%) OOP
5 15 (16.67%) MVC
6 13 (14.44%) Project Management
7 10 (11.11%) Workflow
7 10 (11.11%) UML
8 7 (7.78%) TDD
9 6 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.67%) Change Management
9 6 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (47.78%) JavaScript
2 41 (45.56%) C#
3 28 (31.11%) SQL
4 25 (27.78%) Java
5 22 (24.44%) PHP
6 13 (14.44%) C++
7 11 (12.22%) PHP5
8 10 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 10 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 10 (11.11%) Perl
9 5 (5.56%) Python
10 4 (4.44%) C
10 4 (4.44%) VBA
10 4 (4.44%) VBScript
10 4 (4.44%) VB
11 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.33%) Ruby
12 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.11%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) ISEB
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Oracle
3 10 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 10 (11.11%) HP
3 10 (11.11%) IBM
4 4 (4.44%) Zend
4 4 (4.44%) Sage
5 3 (3.33%) Sencha
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits - see list!
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago