Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 20 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 80 111
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 13 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.16% 2.36% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 2.37% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 6
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £75,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +71.43% -20.45%
10th Percentile £41,250 £65,000 £35,625
90th Percentile £47,500 £93,750 £56,875
South West median annual salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +3.30% +6.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1102 1057 1440
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 99.72% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 957 943 1118
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,550 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,075
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Dorset

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Dorset

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Dorset

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +15 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Weymouth - 2 - -
Lead Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Dorset region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
3 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) Retail
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 7 (53.85%) PHP
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
6 6 (46.15%) Kendo UI
6 6 (46.15%) Analytics
6 6 (46.15%) Data-Driven Marketing
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (46.15%) LINQ
6 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (46.15%) Marketing
6 6 (46.15%) Web Development
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) SDLC
9 2 (15.38%) Line Management

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) DataStage
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) OLAP
3 2 (15.38%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
5 6 (46.15%) Kendo UI
5 6 (46.15%) LINQ
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (7.69%) J2EE
7 1 (7.69%) React
7 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Data-Driven Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.69%) Remote Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Netezza
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau