The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £41,377 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 39 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.64% 2.56% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 2.63% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 2
Median salary £41,377 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.64% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 674 646 603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.54% 97.44% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 499 566 536
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 15 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Taunton +6 10 £41,377 -3.77% 1
Glastonbury - 1 £44,000 -
Lead Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 45 (68.18%) .NET
1 45 (68.18%) ASP.NET
2 43 (65.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (57.58%) MVC
4 38 (57.58%) C#
4 38 (57.58%) SQL
5 36 (54.55%) WPF
6 32 (48.48%) Software Engineering
7 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
8 30 (45.45%) Test Automation
9 29 (43.94%) .NET Framework
9 29 (43.94%) T-SQL
9 29 (43.94%) Scrum
10 28 (42.42%) Unit Testing
11 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
12 25 (37.88%) HTML
12 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
13 23 (34.85%) Line Management
14 21 (31.82%) Entity Framework
15 20 (30.30%) ETL
16 17 (25.76%) TDD
16 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (25.76%) WCF
17 16 (24.24%) XPath
17 16 (24.24%) RESTful
17 16 (24.24%) WinForms
17 16 (24.24%) Workflow

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 7 (10.61%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) Power BI
2 13 (19.70%) QlikView
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (65.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.06%) Selenium
2 4 (6.06%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.52%) Banking
1 1 (1.52%) Finance
1 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) .NET
1 45 (68.18%) ASP.NET
2 36 (54.55%) WPF
3 29 (43.94%) .NET Framework
4 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (37.88%) HTML
6 21 (31.82%) Entity Framework
7 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (25.76%) WCF
8 16 (24.24%) RESTful
8 16 (24.24%) Web Services
8 16 (24.24%) WinForms
8 16 (24.24%) XML
8 16 (24.24%) XSLT
9 1 (1.52%) CSS
9 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.52%) LINQ
9 1 (1.52%) REST
9 1 (1.52%) Servlets
9 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
2 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) MVC
3 32 (48.48%) Software Engineering
4 30 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 29 (43.94%) Scrum
6 28 (42.42%) Unit Testing
7 23 (34.85%) Line Management
8 20 (30.30%) ETL
9 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (25.76%) TDD
10 16 (24.24%) Process Management
10 16 (24.24%) Workflow
11 15 (22.73%) SDLC
12 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (10.61%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (10.61%) ITIL
13 7 (10.61%) Refactoring
13 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
13 7 (10.61%) UML
14 6 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) C#
1 38 (57.58%) SQL
2 29 (43.94%) T-SQL
3 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.24%) C
4 16 (24.24%) XPath
4 16 (24.24%) XQuery
5 13 (19.70%) Java
6 8 (12.12%) C++
7 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Xamarin
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