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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 155 177 208
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 63 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 0.66% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.70% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 31 14
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
4733 5108 5030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.50% 93.18% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 3687 4026
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 24 £60,000 +7.14% 2
Slough +5 17 £50,000 -16.66%
Maidenhead +5 6 £70,000 +55.55%
Bracknell +10 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Wokingham - 1 £42,500 -
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 36 (33.64%) Java
2 34 (31.78%) Spring
3 30 (28.04%) J2EE
3 30 (28.04%) Finance
4 29 (27.10%) Hibernate
5 26 (24.30%) MySQL
6 23 (21.50%) .NET
6 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
6 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
7 21 (19.63%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (19.63%) C#
7 21 (19.63%) SQL
8 20 (18.69%) JavaScript
9 16 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (14.95%) SaaS
10 15 (14.02%) QA
10 15 (14.02%) MDX
10 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET
11 14 (13.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (13.08%) Spring Security
11 14 (13.08%) GWT
12 13 (12.15%) MVC
13 12 (11.21%) PHP
14 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (10.28%) Web Services
15 10 (9.35%) HTML
15 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.87%) Kentico
2 2 (1.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.93%) WordPress
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.95%) SaaS
2 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) MySQL
2 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
3 16 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.80%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.87%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.93%) Big Data
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.93%) DataStage
9 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.48%) PHPUnit
3 4 (3.74%) JUnit
3 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.87%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) Ant
5 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (28.04%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.67%) Advertising
4 4 (3.74%) Law
5 3 (2.80%) Legal
6 2 (1.87%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.78%) Spring
2 30 (28.04%) J2EE
3 29 (27.10%) Hibernate
4 23 (21.50%) .NET
5 15 (14.02%) MDX
5 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET
6 14 (13.08%) Spring Security
6 14 (13.08%) GWT
7 11 (10.28%) Web Services
8 10 (9.35%) HTML
9 8 (7.48%) WCF
9 8 (7.48%) Symfony
9 8 (7.48%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 7 (6.54%) AngularJS
10 7 (6.54%) CSS
11 6 (5.61%) jQuery
11 6 (5.61%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.93%) DTV
3 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.15%) MVC
3 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
4 9 (8.41%) Scrum
5 8 (7.48%) Automated Testing
5 8 (7.48%) Web Development
5 8 (7.48%) Code Coverage
6 7 (6.54%) SOA
7 6 (5.61%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.74%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.74%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.80%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.80%) V-Model
9 3 (2.80%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (2.80%) OO
9 3 (2.80%) RUP
9 3 (2.80%) Software Engineering
10 2 (1.87%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.64%) Java
2 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 21 (19.63%) C#
3 20 (18.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.21%) PHP
5 7 (6.54%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.63%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle
4 4 (3.74%) IBM
5 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Ektron
6 1 (0.93%) hybris
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
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