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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 103 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 0.076% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.078% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Average salary £53,000 £60,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1105 1280 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.09% 97.04% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1139 1072
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Crawley -4 3 £53,000 -11.66%
East Grinstead - 2 - -
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (27.27%) User Experience
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) GIS
7 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) NUnit
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) Ajax

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (18.18%) DataStage
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) LoadUI
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Fiddler
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) Java EE
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) GIS
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Software Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) B2C
7 1 (9.09%) UML
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Informatica
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle