The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex 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
South East / West Sussex
Rank 82 78 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.15% 2.47% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 2.53% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 9
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  
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 West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1030 1105 1110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.28% 97.36% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 943 998 958
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in West Sussex

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in West Sussex

Lead Developer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Gatwick -4 11 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Horsham - 1 £60,000 -
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (61.76%) .NET Framework
3 21 (61.76%) C#
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
4 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
4 19 (55.88%) WCF
4 19 (55.88%) Unit Testing
4 19 (55.88%) Windows
4 19 (55.88%) C++
5 10 (29.41%) Java
6 9 (26.47%) JSP
7 8 (23.53%) JUnit
7 8 (23.53%) jQuery
7 8 (23.53%) Spring
8 7 (20.59%) Maven
8 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
8 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
9 6 (17.65%) JAX-RS
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 6 (17.65%) SQL
10 3 (8.82%) SOAP
10 3 (8.82%) Finance
10 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
11 2 (5.88%) Line Management
11 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
11 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.88%) MVC
11 2 (5.88%) Linux

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (2.94%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.88%) OLAP
2 2 (5.88%) OLTP
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JUnit
2 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Mockito
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
1 21 (61.76%) .NET Framework
2 19 (55.88%) WCF
3 9 (26.47%) JSP
4 8 (23.53%) jQuery
4 8 (23.53%) Spring
5 6 (17.65%) JAX-RS
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
7 2 (5.88%) HTML
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.94%) LINQ
8 1 (2.94%) REST
8 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
3 19 (55.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (5.88%) Line Management
4 2 (5.88%) MVC
4 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (2.94%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Personalization
5 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) C++
3 10 (29.41%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
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