Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Software Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 188 192
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 4 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.10% 0.029% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.029% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Bristol median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -19.05%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year -11.58% +11.11% -10.00%

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 3751 3401 3834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.35% 97.17% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3155 2978 3262
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.95%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Lead Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 22 July 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
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Posted: 12 days ago
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