The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 67 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 1.00% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.02% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £41,500 £60,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.83% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
Lead Developer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 491 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.07% 97.81% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 441 437 509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Swindon

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (50.00%) People Management
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin