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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 151 170 167
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 74 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 0.77% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.81% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 57 38 48
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,298 £36,050 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5883 4957 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.66% 95.02% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4887 4278 4749
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Gloucestershire +14 29 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bristol +6 16 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Dorset -2 14 - - 2
Wiltshire 0 8 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Somerset -23 7 £42,500 +9.67%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (47.33%) .NET
2 61 (46.56%) C#
3 58 (44.27%) XML
4 49 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (32.82%) OO
5 43 (32.82%) SQL Server
6 42 (32.06%) Scrum
7 41 (31.30%) JavaScript
8 38 (29.01%) OOP
9 36 (27.48%) SQL
10 34 (25.95%) HTML
11 32 (24.43%) ASP.NET
11 32 (24.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (24.43%) Relational Database
12 30 (22.90%) RDBMS
12 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
13 25 (19.08%) CSS
13 25 (19.08%) PHP
13 25 (19.08%) MySQL
14 23 (17.56%) Java
15 22 (16.79%) Back Office
16 21 (16.03%) Data Modelling
17 20 (15.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (15.27%) Change Management
17 20 (15.27%) XML Messaging
17 20 (15.27%) Derivative
17 20 (15.27%) REST
17 20 (15.27%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (15.27%) .NET Framework
17 20 (15.27%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (4.58%) Apache
2 5 (3.82%) nginx
2 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) IIS
3 2 (1.53%) Drupal
3 2 (1.53%) Gunicorn
4 1 (0.76%) WordPress
4 1 (0.76%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (3.05%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) VoIP
1 4 (3.05%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (1.53%) Broadband
2 2 (1.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 32 (24.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (24.43%) Relational Database
3 30 (22.90%) RDBMS
4 25 (19.08%) MySQL
5 7 (5.34%) SQLite
6 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.29%) Big Data
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.76%) QlikView
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.58%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.58%) PHPUnit
3 4 (3.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.29%) Subversion
5 2 (1.53%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.53%) PEAR
5 2 (1.53%) Trac
5 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.76%) Xdebug
6 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 22 (16.79%) Back Office
2 15 (11.45%) Finance
3 9 (6.87%) Marketing
3 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.82%) Advertising
5 4 (3.05%) Electronics
5 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.29%) Retail
7 2 (1.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (47.33%) .NET
2 58 (44.27%) XML
3 34 (25.95%) HTML
4 32 (24.43%) ASP.NET
5 25 (19.08%) CSS
6 20 (15.27%) XML Messaging
6 20 (15.27%) REST
6 20 (15.27%) .NET Framework
7 18 (13.74%) jQuery
7 18 (13.74%) JSON
8 16 (12.21%) SOAP
9 14 (10.69%) LAMP
10 13 (9.92%) Web Services
11 12 (9.16%) XSL
12 10 (7.63%) WCF
13 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 7 (5.34%) Ajax
14 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (3.82%) Symfony
16 4 (3.05%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 20 (15.27%) Derivative
2 19 (14.50%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.34%) iPhone
3 7 (5.34%) Smartphone
4 6 (4.58%) Open Source
5 4 (3.05%) DTV
5 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.29%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.76%) W3C
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.98%) Android
2 14 (10.69%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.16%) Linux
4 6 (4.58%) Windows
5 1 (0.76%) CentOS
5 1 (0.76%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.82%) OO
3 42 (32.06%) Scrum
4 38 (29.01%) OOP
5 21 (16.03%) Data Modelling
6 20 (15.27%) Change Management
6 20 (15.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (15.27%) Multithreading
7 17 (12.98%) MVC
8 16 (12.21%) TDD
9 14 (10.69%) Unit Testing
9 14 (10.69%) iOS Development
10 12 (9.16%) Regression Testing
11 8 (6.11%) CRM
11 8 (6.11%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.11%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (6.11%) Android Development
12 6 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.58%) Web Application Development
13 5 (3.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.56%) C#
2 41 (31.30%) JavaScript
3 36 (27.48%) SQL
4 25 (19.08%) PHP
5 23 (17.56%) Java
6 13 (9.92%) Objective-C
6 13 (9.92%) PHP5
7 9 (6.87%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.34%) VB
9 4 (3.05%) VBA
9 4 (3.05%) VBScript
10 3 (2.29%) Python
10 3 (2.29%) XAML
11 2 (1.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.76%) C
12 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (3.05%) ISEB
2 3 (2.29%) MCP
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle
2 5 (3.82%) Sage
3 4 (3.05%) SAP
3 4 (3.05%) Zend
4 1 (0.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home-Based!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
NuEPC Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Healthcare, Flexible Hours
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago