Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Developer
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 104 90
Rank change year-on-year +32 -14 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 60 14 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.29% 0.86% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 0.86% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 59 14 56
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £66,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.53% +20.45% +24.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £70,000 £57,500
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% +27.27% +24.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1807 1624 1798
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.96% 99.33% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1422 1531
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,875 £68,750 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,655 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.50% +6.64% -

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Brighton

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Brighton

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Brighton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Brighton

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (53.33%) PHP
3 30 (50.00%) .NET
4 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 25 (41.67%) C#
6 23 (38.33%) Mobile App
7 18 (30.00%) Web Services
8 17 (28.33%) CMS
8 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
9 16 (26.67%) Laravel
9 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 16 (26.67%) WinForms
9 16 (26.67%) WCF
9 16 (26.67%) WPF
10 15 (25.00%) OOP
11 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (21.67%) iPad
11 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
11 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
11 13 (21.67%) Symfony
11 13 (21.67%) Scrum
11 13 (21.67%) Retail
11 13 (21.67%) Multichannel Retail
12 12 (20.00%) WordPress
12 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (15.00%) Docker
13 9 (15.00%) Joomla!
13 9 (15.00%) Drupal
13 9 (15.00%) Java
13 9 (15.00%) MySQL

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (28.33%) CMS
2 12 (20.00%) WordPress
3 9 (15.00%) Drupal
3 9 (15.00%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.00%) bbPress
4 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) GitHub
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) MySQL
3 6 (10.00%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (21.67%) Retail
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (30.00%) Web Services
3 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
4 16 (26.67%) Laravel
4 16 (26.67%) WCF
4 16 (26.67%) WinForms
4 16 (26.67%) WPF
5 13 (21.67%) Symfony
6 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (13.33%) CSS
6 8 (13.33%) HTML
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (10.00%) jQuery
7 6 (10.00%) JSON
7 6 (10.00%) XML
8 5 (8.33%) React Native
9 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Mobile App
2 13 (21.67%) iPad
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Android
2 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) OOP
3 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
3 13 (21.67%) Multichannel Retail
3 13 (21.67%) Scrum
4 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.33%) MVC
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Web Development
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.00%) Android Development
8 3 (5.00%) Content Management
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.00%) DevOps
8 3 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.00%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) PHP
2 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (41.67%) C#
4 9 (15.00%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (5.00%) C++
6 3 (5.00%) SQL
7 2 (3.33%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) BuddyPress
2 3 (5.00%) PayPal
2 3 (5.00%) WooCommerce
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle