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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 150 173 163
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 76 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.24% 0.78% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.82% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 51
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £36,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £47,500
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
5852 4985 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.82% 95.17% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4858 4322 4722
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 25 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 25 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 +19 30 £40,000 -11.11%
Bristol +13 18 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Dorset +1 13 - - 2
Wiltshire +3 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Somerset -29 7 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 61 (47.66%) .NET
2 60 (46.88%) C#
3 56 (43.75%) XML
4 47 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (32.81%) OO
5 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
6 41 (32.03%) JavaScript
6 41 (32.03%) Scrum
7 37 (28.91%) OOP
8 35 (27.34%) SQL
9 34 (26.56%) HTML
10 31 (24.22%) ASP.NET
10 31 (24.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 31 (24.22%) Relational Database
11 29 (22.66%) RDBMS
11 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
12 25 (19.53%) CSS
12 25 (19.53%) PHP
12 25 (19.53%) MySQL
13 22 (17.19%) Java
14 21 (16.41%) Back Office
15 20 (15.63%) Data Modelling
16 19 (14.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (14.84%) Change Management
16 19 (14.84%) XML Messaging
16 19 (14.84%) Derivative
16 19 (14.84%) REST
16 19 (14.84%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (14.84%) .NET Framework
16 19 (14.84%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 (4.69%) Apache
2 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.91%) nginx
3 2 (1.56%) Gunicorn
3 2 (1.56%) Drupal
3 2 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) WordPress
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (3.13%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) VoIP
1 4 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (1.56%) Broadband
2 2 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (24.22%) Relational Database
3 29 (22.66%) RDBMS
4 25 (19.53%) MySQL
5 7 (5.47%) SQLite
6 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.34%) Big Data
8 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.78%) QlikView
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.69%) PHPUnit
2 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.34%) Subversion
5 2 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.56%) PEAR
5 2 (1.56%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.56%) Trac
6 1 (0.78%) Xdebug
6 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.78%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 21 (16.41%) Back Office
2 15 (11.72%) Finance
3 9 (7.03%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.03%) Marketing
4 5 (3.91%) Advertising
5 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.13%) Electronics
6 3 (2.34%) Retail
7 2 (1.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Law
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (47.66%) .NET
2 56 (43.75%) XML
3 34 (26.56%) HTML
4 31 (24.22%) ASP.NET
5 25 (19.53%) CSS
6 19 (14.84%) XML Messaging
6 19 (14.84%) .NET Framework
6 19 (14.84%) REST
7 18 (14.06%) jQuery
8 17 (13.28%) JSON
9 15 (11.72%) SOAP
10 14 (10.94%) LAMP
11 13 (10.16%) Web Services
12 12 (9.38%) XSL
13 10 (7.81%) WCF
14 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 7 (5.47%) Ajax
15 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (3.91%) Symfony
17 4 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 19 (14.84%) Derivative
2 18 (14.06%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.47%) iPhone
3 7 (5.47%) Smartphone
4 6 (4.69%) Open Source
5 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.13%) DTV
6 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.78%) W3C
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
7 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.50%) Android
2 13 (10.16%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.38%) Linux
4 6 (4.69%) Windows
5 1 (0.78%) Fedora
5 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.81%) OO
3 41 (32.03%) Scrum
4 37 (28.91%) OOP
5 20 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 19 (14.84%) Change Management
6 19 (14.84%) Multithreading
6 19 (14.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (13.28%) MVC
8 16 (12.50%) TDD
9 14 (10.94%) Unit Testing
10 13 (10.16%) iOS Development
11 12 (9.38%) Regression Testing
12 8 (6.25%) CRM
12 8 (6.25%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (6.25%) Android Development
13 6 (4.69%) Web Application Development
13 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.88%) C#
2 41 (32.03%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.34%) SQL
4 25 (19.53%) PHP
5 22 (17.19%) Java
6 13 (10.16%) PHP5
7 12 (9.38%) Objective-C
8 9 (7.03%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.47%) VB
10 4 (3.13%) VBScript
10 4 (3.13%) VBA
11 3 (2.34%) Python
11 3 (2.34%) XAML
12 2 (1.56%) Ruby
13 1 (0.78%) VB6
13 1 (0.78%) C
13 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.13%) ISEB
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle
2 5 (3.91%) Sage
3 4 (3.13%) Zend
3 4 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
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