The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Software Developer
Rank 223 221 212
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.065% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.068% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £42,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
Lead Software 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
5611 5878 4988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.08% 95.86% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4775 4883 4321
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 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 -2 11 £42,500 -19.04%
Somerset - 2 £45,000 -
Dorset - 1 £45,000 - 2
Lead Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
4 10 (58.82%) Pair Programming
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
4 10 (58.82%) MVVM
4 10 (58.82%) SDLC
5 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
6 8 (47.06%) Games
6 8 (47.06%) System Testing
6 8 (47.06%) Android
6 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
6 8 (47.06%) Xamarin
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Phone
6 8 (47.06%) Xbox
6 8 (47.06%) Android Development
6 8 (47.06%) iOS Development
6 8 (47.06%) XAML
6 8 (47.06%) Windows 8
7 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) HTML
8 6 (35.29%) CSS
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) MVC
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
9 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (11.76%) jMock
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) WPF
6 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.76%) JSP
7 1 (5.88%) Struts
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) Spring
7 1 (5.88%) J2EE
7 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Android
2 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 8
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) Pair Programming
3 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
3 10 (58.82%) MVVM
3 10 (58.82%) SDLC
4 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) System Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 8 (47.06%) Android Development
5 8 (47.06%) iOS Development
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) Web Development
8 3 (17.65%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
9 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) XAML
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Xamarin
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) ATG
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