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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 68 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.96% 0.80% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.82% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 7
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
704 610 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.31% 97.29% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 567 499 425
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) People Management
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 3 (23.08%) XAML
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Subversion
6 3 (23.08%) Document Management
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) MCP
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 3 (23.08%) LINQ
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) People Management
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Document Management
4 3 (23.08%) MVVM
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) XAML
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCP
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft