The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 72 70
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 13 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.31% 1.23% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.26% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 12
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 549 717 758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.51% 98.08% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 503 674 602
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Southampton

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Southampton

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Southampton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Southampton

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

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 Southampton region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) OOP
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Symfony
7 4 (25.00%) Zend
7 4 (25.00%) NHibernate
7 4 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (25.00%) OAuth
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) LAMP
7 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (25.00%) CMS
7 4 (25.00%) SaaS
7 4 (25.00%) REST

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 4 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Trac
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) Symfony
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) LAMP
4 4 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (25.00%) OAuth
4 4 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
6 2 (12.50%) React
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) OO
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
6 4 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (6.25%) Android Development
9 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Xamarin
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