Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £41,377 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 18 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 > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 71 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 60 48 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.50% 3.57% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 3.68% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 16
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.96% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £39,500 £34,750 £39,375
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +4.44% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1294 1306 1233
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.03% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1120 1071
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Somerset

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Somerset

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Somerset

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 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
Taunton +21 13 £41,377 +4.09%
Bath -2 13 £47,500 +15.85%
Portishead +2 3 - -
Clevedon - 2 £51,250 -
Glastonbury +1 1 £44,000 +2.33%
Lead Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Somerset region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 27 (45.00%) MVC
4 26 (43.33%) Test Automation
5 25 (41.67%) C#
5 25 (41.67%) .NET
5 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
7 21 (35.00%) Java
7 21 (35.00%) SQL
8 20 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (33.33%) WPF
9 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
9 18 (30.00%) Hadoop
9 18 (30.00%) System Testing
9 18 (30.00%) SC Cleared
9 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
11 14 (23.33%) SDLC
12 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (20.00%) QlikView
12 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
13 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
13 11 (18.33%) HTML
13 11 (18.33%) Scrum
14 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (16.67%) Degree

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.00%) QlikView
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (8.33%) Power BI
6 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.00%) MySQL
8 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
2 6 (10.00%) Electronics
2 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) .NET
1 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 20 (33.33%) WPF
3 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
4 11 (18.33%) HTML
5 9 (15.00%) Web Services
6 7 (11.67%) WCF
7 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (10.00%) RESTful
7 6 (10.00%) WinForms
7 6 (10.00%) XML
7 6 (10.00%) XSLT
8 5 (8.33%) Node.js
9 4 (6.67%) React
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.00%) CSS
10 3 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 6 (10.00%) FMCG
1 6 (10.00%) IPTV
1 6 (10.00%) NHS
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.33%) Renewable Energy
3 3 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 27 (45.00%) MVC
4 26 (43.33%) Test Automation
5 18 (30.00%) System Testing
6 14 (23.33%) SDLC
7 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (18.33%) Scrum
8 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
9 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (13.33%) Line Management
11 7 (11.67%) TDD
12 6 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (10.00%) ETL
12 6 (10.00%) Process Management
12 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 6 (10.00%) Workflow
13 4 (6.67%) Mob Programming
14 2 (3.33%) OO
15 1 (1.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 21 (35.00%) Java
2 21 (35.00%) SQL
3 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.00%) XPath
5 6 (10.00%) XQuery
6 3 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle