The median annual salary for a Lead Software Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Lead Software Developer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 133 125
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.055% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,750
% change year-on-year - -6.40%  

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 1805 1815 1967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 96.89% 96.59% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1590 1643
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Software Developer in Bristol

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Lead Software Developer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Lead Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Lead Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP