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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 200 173 186
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 38 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.92% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
5715 5829 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.20% 95.26% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4820 4167
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 -2 23 £42,500 +1.19%
Devon +5 8 £47,500 +15.85% 1
Dorset -9 4 £47,500 - 3
Somerset -1 2 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Gloucestershire -28 1 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 69 (65.09%) JavaScript
2 68 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (56.60%) HTML
4 57 (53.77%) .NET
5 49 (46.23%) CSS
6 48 (45.28%) MVC
7 41 (38.68%) C#
8 38 (35.85%) TDD
9 30 (28.30%) Scrum
9 30 (28.30%) ASP.NET
10 28 (26.42%) AngularJS
11 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (23.58%) PHP
12 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
13 23 (21.70%) HTML5
14 21 (19.81%) Node.js
14 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
15 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
15 20 (18.87%) Unit Testing
16 18 (16.98%) Mentoring
16 18 (16.98%) SDLC
17 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
18 15 (14.15%) CMS
18 15 (14.15%) LAMP
18 15 (14.15%) SQL
18 15 (14.15%) Android
19 14 (13.21%) RESTful
19 14 (13.21%) SaaS
19 14 (13.21%) User Experience
19 14 (13.21%) Android Development

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (19.81%) Node.js
2 15 (14.15%) CMS
3 13 (12.26%) Umbraco
4 12 (11.32%) Drupal
5 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.83%) WordPress
6 3 (2.83%) Apache
7 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.89%) nginx
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.94%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) SaaS
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) SMPP
2 1 (0.94%) SMTP
2 1 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.26%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.89%) DataStage
5 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.89%) Jackrabbit
5 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.55%) Subversion
2 8 (7.55%) JIRA
3 7 (6.60%) Selenium
3 7 (6.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (6.60%) WebDriver
3 7 (6.60%) PHPUnit
3 7 (6.60%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.77%) JUnit
5 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.89%) WebLogic Workshop
5 2 (1.89%) jMock
5 2 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.94%) Moq
6 1 (0.94%) Xcode
6 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.32%) Marketing
2 11 (10.38%) Finance
3 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.49%) Advertising
4 9 (8.49%) Games
5 5 (4.72%) Legal
6 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.77%) Electronics
7 3 (2.83%) Banking
7 3 (2.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (56.60%) HTML
2 57 (53.77%) .NET
3 49 (46.23%) CSS
4 30 (28.30%) ASP.NET
5 28 (26.42%) AngularJS
6 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (21.70%) HTML5
8 15 (14.15%) LAMP
9 14 (13.21%) RESTful
10 13 (12.26%) jQuery
11 11 (10.38%) CSS3
12 10 (9.43%) Backbone.js
12 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (9.43%) .NET Framework
13 9 (8.49%) Ajax
13 9 (8.49%) Symfony
13 9 (8.49%) REST
13 9 (8.49%) Laravel
14 8 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (7.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) User Experience
2 9 (8.49%) Xbox
3 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.77%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.77%) DTV
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Tandem
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Android
2 14 (13.21%) Windows
3 12 (11.32%) Linux
4 11 (10.38%) Apple iOS
5 9 (8.49%) Windows 8
5 9 (8.49%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.83%) CentOS
6 3 (2.83%) Fedora
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (45.28%) MVC
3 38 (35.85%) TDD
4 30 (28.30%) Scrum
5 20 (18.87%) Unit Testing
5 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
6 18 (16.98%) Mentoring
6 18 (16.98%) SDLC
7 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
8 14 (13.21%) Android Development
9 12 (11.32%) MVVM
10 11 (10.38%) iOS Development
10 11 (10.38%) Pair Programming
11 9 (8.49%) BDD
11 9 (8.49%) System Testing
11 9 (8.49%) API Integration
12 8 (7.55%) OO
13 7 (6.60%) Web Development
14 6 (5.66%) Project Planning
15 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.09%) JavaScript
2 41 (38.68%) C#
3 25 (23.58%) PHP
4 15 (14.15%) SQL
5 14 (13.21%) Java
6 12 (11.32%) C++
7 9 (8.49%) XAML
8 5 (4.72%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.77%) Python
9 4 (3.77%) Ruby
9 4 (3.77%) C
10 3 (2.83%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.83%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.83%) VB
10 3 (2.83%) PHP5
11 2 (1.89%) Delphi
11 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.94%) XQuery
12 1 (0.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.89%) MCPD
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.83%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Xamarin
3 8 (7.55%) Zend
4 4 (3.77%) SAP
5 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.83%) Google
6 2 (1.89%) ATG
6 2 (1.89%) Talend
6 2 (1.89%) Informatica
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle
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