The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 94 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.097% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £58,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.34% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.30% +3.33%
Lead Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
994 954 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.79% 97.05% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 866 863 1195
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
2 2 (66.67%) NDepend
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
2 2 (66.67%) NDepend
2 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL