The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
South West / Bristol
Rank 84 107 81
Rank change year-on-year +23 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 47 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.62% 1.53% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 1.58% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 47 23 46
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1744 1775 1886
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.21% 96.78% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1551 1586
Median salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Bristol

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Bristol

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Bristol over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Bristol

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Bristol region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 78 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (62.64%) HTML
3 52 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 47 (51.65%) Java
5 43 (47.25%) C#
6 39 (42.86%) .NET
6 39 (42.86%) CSS
7 37 (40.66%) AngularJS
8 34 (37.36%) Finance
9 29 (31.87%) React
10 27 (29.67%) Scrum
11 26 (28.57%) TDD
11 26 (28.57%) OO
12 25 (27.47%) Software Engineering
12 25 (27.47%) BDD
13 24 (26.37%) OSGi
13 24 (26.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 24 (26.37%) Jenkins
13 24 (26.37%) Maven
13 24 (26.37%) JSR 170
13 24 (26.37%) Adobe
14 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (23.08%) Spring
16 20 (21.98%) REST
16 20 (21.98%) PowerMock
16 20 (21.98%) Mockito
17 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
17 19 (20.88%) Degree
18 18 (19.78%) Coverity
18 18 (19.78%) SonarQube

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 24 (26.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (5.49%) Drupal
3 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.10%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Big Data
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.10%) Power BI
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (26.37%) Jenkins
1 24 (26.37%) Maven
2 20 (21.98%) Mockito
3 18 (19.78%) SonarQube
4 13 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 12 (13.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.49%) Subversion
7 2 (2.20%) JIRA
7 2 (2.20%) MSTest
7 2 (2.20%) NUnit
7 2 (2.20%) Selenium
8 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (37.36%) Finance
2 14 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 13 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (62.64%) HTML
2 39 (42.86%) .NET
2 39 (42.86%) CSS
3 37 (40.66%) AngularJS
4 29 (31.87%) React
5 24 (26.37%) JSR 170
5 24 (26.37%) OSGi
6 21 (23.08%) Spring
7 20 (21.98%) PowerMock
7 20 (21.98%) REST
8 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
9 16 (17.58%) HTML5
10 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (14.29%) LESS
11 13 (14.29%) Sass
12 12 (13.19%) jQuery
12 12 (13.19%) XML
13 11 (12.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.69%) User Experience
4 3 (3.30%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.10%) iPad
6 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.67%) Scrum
3 26 (28.57%) OO
3 26 (28.57%) TDD
4 25 (27.47%) BDD
4 25 (27.47%) Software Engineering
5 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.68%) Open Source
7 15 (16.48%) MVC
7 15 (16.48%) Unit Testing
8 12 (13.19%) Project Management
9 11 (12.09%) Software Architecture
9 11 (12.09%) Web Development
10 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.79%) Content Management
11 8 (8.79%) Microservices
11 8 (8.79%) OOD
12 7 (7.69%) SDLC
13 4 (4.40%) Coaching
13 4 (4.40%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 47 (51.65%) Java
3 43 (47.25%) C#
4 12 (13.19%) SQL
5 7 (7.69%) Scala
6 5 (5.49%) PHP
7 4 (4.40%) Delphi
8 2 (2.20%) F#
9 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) PhD
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Adobe
2 18 (19.78%) Coverity
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.10%) Google
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
4 1 (1.10%) Tableau
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago