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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 191 180 139
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 49 38 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.72% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.75% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 82
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,600 £51,800
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
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +24 38 £50,000 +53.84% 6
Gloucestershire -3 8 £45,000 - 3
Somerset 0 1 - - 3
Wiltshire -2 1 - - 2
Dorset -29 1 £42,000 -6.66%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (51.06%) JavaScript
3 42 (44.68%) .NET
4 38 (40.43%) HTML
5 30 (31.91%) C#
6 28 (29.79%) CSS
7 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
7 27 (28.72%) Scrum
8 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET
9 23 (24.47%) MVC
9 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
10 18 (19.15%) Finance
10 18 (19.15%) XML
10 18 (19.15%) OOP
10 18 (19.15%) OO
11 17 (18.09%) Java
11 17 (18.09%) PHP
11 17 (18.09%) SQL
12 16 (17.02%) HTML5
13 15 (15.96%) Degree
13 15 (15.96%) jQuery
13 15 (15.96%) Web Services
14 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
15 13 (13.83%) Coaching
16 12 (12.77%) Marketing
16 12 (12.77%) Web Development
17 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
17 11 (11.70%) WCF
17 11 (11.70%) Ajax
17 11 (11.70%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (10.64%) Node.js
2 8 (8.51%) CMS
3 7 (7.45%) Drupal
3 7 (7.45%) PowerExchange
3 7 (7.45%) WordPress
4 6 (6.38%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.06%) JBoss
7 1 (1.06%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) SaaS
2 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.32%) GitHub
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) MySQL
2 8 (8.51%) RDBMS
2 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.45%) DB2
4 5 (5.32%) QlikView
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.38%) Subversion
4 5 (5.32%) QUnit
4 5 (5.32%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.06%) Xcode
6 1 (1.06%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.06%) Robolectric
6 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.06%) Hudson
6 1 (1.06%) Redmine
6 1 (1.06%) Maven
6 1 (1.06%) JIRA
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.06%) Selenium
6 1 (1.06%) PVCS
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.06%) Ant
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Marketing
3 8 (8.51%) Back Office
4 7 (7.45%) Legal
5 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 2 (2.13%) Electronics
6 2 (2.13%) Law
7 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.06%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) .NET
2 38 (40.43%) HTML
3 28 (29.79%) CSS
4 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET
5 18 (19.15%) XML
6 16 (17.02%) HTML5
7 15 (15.96%) jQuery
7 15 (15.96%) Web Services
8 11 (11.70%) Ajax
8 11 (11.70%) WCF
8 11 (11.70%) CSS3
8 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
9 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (8.51%) XML Messaging
11 7 (7.45%) Velocity
12 5 (5.32%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (5.32%) LAMP
13 4 (4.26%) JSON
14 3 (3.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (8.51%) Derivative
1 8 (8.51%) User Experience
2 5 (5.32%) Copywriting
2 5 (5.32%) Open Source
3 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.13%) DTV
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) Windows
3 3 (3.19%) Android
4 2 (2.13%) CentOS
4 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.13%) Fedora
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.72%) Scrum
3 23 (24.47%) MVC
3 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
4 18 (19.15%) OOP
4 18 (19.15%) OO
5 13 (13.83%) Coaching
6 12 (12.77%) Web Development
7 9 (9.57%) Multithreading
7 9 (9.57%) Validation
7 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.51%) Change Management
8 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.51%) TDD
8 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.45%) Data Validation
9 7 (7.45%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (7.45%) ETL
10 6 (6.38%) OOD
11 5 (5.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.06%) JavaScript
2 30 (31.91%) C#
3 17 (18.09%) Java
3 17 (18.09%) PHP
3 17 (18.09%) SQL
4 6 (6.38%) VB
5 4 (4.26%) VB6
6 3 (3.19%) C
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
7 2 (2.13%) PHP5
7 2 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.06%) C++
8 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MCSD
4 1 (1.06%) HND
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) Informatica
4 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.13%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.06%) Sybase
5 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.06%) Zend
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