The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 211 180 160
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.75% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.80% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 64
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5429 5241 5250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.81% 93.06% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4032 4384
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -12 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Slough +2 3 £53,750 +5.39%
Bracknell -18 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Newbury +7 1 £45,000 -
Maidenhead -16 1 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Windsor -22 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) SQL
3 18 (37.50%) .NET
4 17 (35.42%) C#
5 16 (33.33%) Java
6 15 (31.25%) CSS
7 14 (29.17%) Web Services
7 14 (29.17%) XML
7 14 (29.17%) HTML
8 13 (27.08%) TDD
9 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
10 11 (22.92%) Internet
11 9 (18.75%) Swing
11 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (16.67%) GWT
12 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
12 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.67%) J2EE
12 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 8 (16.67%) Degree
12 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 7 (14.58%) Subversion
13 7 (14.58%) SOA
13 7 (14.58%) jQuery
13 7 (14.58%) WCF
13 7 (14.58%) HTML5
14 6 (12.50%) CSS3
14 6 (12.50%) SOAP

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP GRC
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Internet
2 5 (10.42%) HTTP
2 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) QlikView
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 7 (14.58%) Subversion
3 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.08%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) .NET
2 15 (31.25%) CSS
3 14 (29.17%) Web Services
3 14 (29.17%) XML
3 14 (29.17%) HTML
4 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
5 9 (18.75%) Swing
6 8 (16.67%) GWT
6 8 (16.67%) J2EE
6 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.58%) jQuery
7 7 (14.58%) WCF
7 7 (14.58%) HTML5
8 6 (12.50%) CSS3
8 6 (12.50%) SOAP
8 6 (12.50%) Spring
9 5 (10.42%) WebKit
10 4 (8.33%) Ajax
11 3 (6.25%) MDX
11 3 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) iPad
3 5 (10.42%) iPhone
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) Open Source
6 2 (4.17%) iSeries
6 2 (4.17%) AS400
7 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.08%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) AIX
2 1 (2.08%) Solaris
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) TDD
3 7 (14.58%) SOA
4 6 (12.50%) MVC
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming
5 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Workflow
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) OOP
7 3 (6.25%) OO
7 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) C#
3 16 (33.33%) Java
4 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) ABAP
7 2 (4.17%) SAPscript
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (2.08%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) MCTS
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.08%) Niku
4 1 (2.08%) Demandware
4 1 (2.08%) Zend
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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