The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Developer
Rank 219 209 216
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.065% 0.019% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.020% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -9.57%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5870 4981 5340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.74% 95.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4317 4719
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 Software Developer
England

Lead Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer across the South West region.

Lead Software Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Lead Software 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 Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol - 2 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £43,750 -
Lead Software Developer
England

Lead Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) VBA
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) ISEB
4 4 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) OOD
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
2 4 (50.00%) VB
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) SAP