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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 194 184 144
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 54 52 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.90% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.94% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 75
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,700 £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
5921 5524 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.07% 95.37% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4671 4662
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +28 39 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Gloucestershire -17 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wiltshire -1 2 - -
Somerset +5 1 - - 1
Dorset -28 1 £42,000 -6.66%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (49.52%) JavaScript
3 46 (43.81%) .NET
4 43 (40.95%) HTML
5 32 (30.48%) CSS
5 32 (30.48%) Scrum
6 31 (29.52%) C#
7 29 (27.62%) SQL Server
8 28 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 27 (25.71%) MVC
10 24 (22.86%) Mentoring
11 22 (20.95%) Finance
11 22 (20.95%) PHP
12 21 (20.00%) HTML5
13 20 (19.05%) Java
14 19 (18.10%) OO
15 17 (16.19%) OOP
15 17 (16.19%) SQL
15 17 (16.19%) XML
16 16 (15.24%) jQuery
17 15 (14.29%) AngularJS
17 15 (14.29%) Web Services
17 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 14 (13.33%) Linux
18 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (13.33%) Marketing
18 14 (13.33%) Degree
19 13 (12.38%) SaaS
19 13 (12.38%) CSS3
20 12 (11.43%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (11.43%) Node.js
2 11 (10.48%) CMS
3 9 (8.57%) Umbraco
4 8 (7.62%) Drupal
5 7 (6.67%) PowerExchange
5 7 (6.67%) WordPress
6 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.90%) JBoss
8 1 (0.95%) Apache
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.95%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.95%) nginx
8 1 (0.95%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) SaaS
2 10 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.76%) GitHub
4 4 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.48%) MySQL
3 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.62%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.67%) DB2
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.81%) QlikView
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.95%) DataStage
7 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.71%) Subversion
3 5 (4.76%) QUnit
3 5 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.95%) Xcode
5 1 (0.95%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) Robolectric
5 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.95%) Hudson
5 1 (0.95%) Redmine
5 1 (0.95%) Maven
5 1 (0.95%) JIRA
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.95%) Selenium
5 1 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.95%) PVCS
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (20.95%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Marketing
3 8 (7.62%) Back Office
4 6 (5.71%) Legal
4 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.76%) Electronics
6 2 (1.90%) Law
6 2 (1.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.95%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.81%) .NET
2 43 (40.95%) HTML
3 32 (30.48%) CSS
4 28 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 21 (20.00%) HTML5
6 17 (16.19%) XML
7 16 (15.24%) jQuery
8 15 (14.29%) Web Services
8 15 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (12.38%) CSS3
11 12 (11.43%) Ajax
12 11 (10.48%) WCF
13 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (7.62%) LAMP
14 8 (7.62%) XML Messaging
15 7 (6.67%) Velocity
15 7 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (5.71%) Spring
17 5 (4.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) User Experience
2 8 (7.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (7.62%) Derivative
3 5 (4.76%) DTV
3 5 (4.76%) Open Source
4 4 (3.81%) Copywriting
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.33%) Linux
2 6 (5.71%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Fedora
3 4 (3.81%) CentOS
4 3 (2.86%) Android
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.48%) Scrum
3 27 (25.71%) MVC
4 24 (22.86%) Mentoring
5 19 (18.10%) OO
6 17 (16.19%) OOP
7 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (11.43%) TDD
7 12 (11.43%) Coaching
8 11 (10.48%) Web Development
9 9 (8.57%) Multithreading
9 9 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (8.57%) Validation
10 8 (7.62%) ETL
10 8 (7.62%) Data Modelling
10 8 (7.62%) Change Management
10 8 (7.62%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (6.67%) Data Validation
11 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.52%) JavaScript
2 31 (29.52%) C#
3 22 (20.95%) PHP
4 20 (19.05%) Java
5 17 (16.19%) SQL
6 6 (5.71%) VB
7 4 (3.81%) C
7 4 (3.81%) Python
7 4 (3.81%) VB6
7 4 (3.81%) Ruby
7 4 (3.81%) PHP5
8 2 (1.90%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.90%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.90%) C++
9 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.95%) MCSD
4 1 (0.95%) HND
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) Informatica
4 5 (4.76%) SAP
5 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.90%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.95%) Sybase
7 1 (0.95%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.95%) Zend
7 1 (0.95%) Talend
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + great Bens!
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnstaple
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Barnstaple
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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