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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 153 196 201
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 64 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.26% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 56 23 15
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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
4771 5311 5225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.25% 92.88% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3657 3742 4147
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 £27,000 £25,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +4 22 £58,750 +9.30% 2
Slough +1 14 £50,000 -11.11%
Maidenhead +19 6 £70,000 +55.55%
Bracknell +20 4 £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 5 August 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 38 (33.33%) Java
2 36 (31.58%) Spring
3 35 (30.70%) Finance
4 32 (28.07%) J2EE
5 31 (27.19%) Hibernate
6 25 (21.93%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (21.05%) MySQL
7 24 (21.05%) .NET
7 24 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
9 21 (18.42%) SQL
10 20 (17.54%) C#
10 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
11 18 (15.79%) SaaS
12 17 (14.91%) Web Services
13 16 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (13.16%) MDX
15 14 (12.28%) QA
15 14 (12.28%) GWT
15 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
16 12 (10.53%) PHP
16 12 (10.53%) Spring Security
17 11 (9.65%) WCF
17 11 (9.65%) HTML
17 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET
17 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (9.65%) MVC
18 10 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.75%) JBoss
2 2 (1.75%) Apache
2 2 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.88%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.79%) SaaS
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) SMTP
1 3 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) MySQL
2 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.88%) DataStage
8 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.88%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.88%) Big Data
8 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.02%) PHPUnit
3 4 (3.51%) JUnit
4 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.75%) Maven
5 2 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) Ant
General
1 35 (30.70%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.39%) Advertising
4 4 (3.51%) Law
5 3 (2.63%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.58%) Spring
2 32 (28.07%) J2EE
3 31 (27.19%) Hibernate
4 24 (21.05%) .NET
5 17 (14.91%) Web Services
6 15 (13.16%) MDX
7 14 (12.28%) GWT
8 12 (10.53%) Spring Security
9 11 (9.65%) WCF
9 11 (9.65%) HTML
9 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET
10 9 (7.89%) jQuery
11 8 (7.02%) Alternative PHP Cache
11 8 (7.02%) CSS
11 8 (7.02%) Symfony
12 7 (6.14%) XML
13 6 (5.26%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (4.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.88%) DTV
3 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.88%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 11 (9.65%) MVC
5 8 (7.02%) Scrum
5 8 (7.02%) Automated Testing
5 8 (7.02%) Code Coverage
5 8 (7.02%) Web Development
6 7 (6.14%) SOA
7 6 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.51%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.51%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.63%) System Testing
9 3 (2.63%) V-Model
9 3 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (2.63%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.33%) Java
2 24 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.42%) SQL
4 20 (17.54%) C#
5 12 (10.53%) PHP
6 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (0.88%) Ruby
8 1 (0.88%) Python
8 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (21.93%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.14%) IBM
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle
5 2 (1.75%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.88%) hybris
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Telerik
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