The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 76 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.91% - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £44,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
736 815 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.83% 94.44% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 588 732 794
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Southampton

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) jQuery
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) HTML5
4 13 (65.00%) CSS3
5 12 (60.00%) PHP
6 10 (50.00%) OO
7 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (40.00%) RESTful
8 8 (40.00%) JSON
8 8 (40.00%) XML
8 8 (40.00%) MySQL
9 7 (35.00%) Ajax
9 7 (35.00%) TDD
9 7 (35.00%) Zend
9 7 (35.00%) Sass
9 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (35.00%) Grunt
10 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (30.00%) Marketing
10 6 (30.00%) MVC
10 6 (30.00%) LAMP
11 4 (20.00%) SOAP
11 4 (20.00%) XHTML
11 4 (20.00%) Subversion
11 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 4 (20.00%) Ember.js

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (15.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (35.00%) Grunt
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) jQuery
3 13 (65.00%) HTML5
3 13 (65.00%) CSS3
4 8 (40.00%) RESTful
4 8 (40.00%) JSON
4 8 (40.00%) XML
5 7 (35.00%) Ajax
5 7 (35.00%) Sass
6 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (30.00%) LAMP
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) XHTML
7 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (20.00%) Ember.js
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) Symfony
9 2 (10.00%) Laravel
10 1 (5.00%) Nutch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Web Design
7 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) OOP
9 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.00%) OWASP
9 1 (5.00%) Open Source
9 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Zend
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft