The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 68 74 65
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.48% 1.25% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.27% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 25
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  

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 597 786 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.45% 98.37% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 549 750 719
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,139 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Southampton

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) OAuth
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (50.00%) OAuth
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago