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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 155 209 188
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 62 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.21% 0.29% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.31% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 13 30
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
4834 5445 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.96% 92.81% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 3788 3989
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 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 +3 16 £60,000 +10.59% 2
Slough 0 9 £50,000 -11.11% 3
Bracknell +24 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Maidenhead - 4 £70,000 -
Newbury +6 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Wokingham - 1 £42,500 -
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 40 (33.06%) Java
2 34 (28.10%) Finance
2 34 (28.10%) Spring
3 28 (23.14%) Hibernate
4 27 (22.31%) .NET
4 27 (22.31%) J2EE
5 26 (21.49%) JavaScript
6 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
6 25 (20.66%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (18.18%) SQL
7 22 (18.18%) C#
8 20 (16.53%) MySQL
8 20 (16.53%) Web Services
8 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
8 20 (16.53%) MDX
8 20 (16.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (14.88%) SaaS
11 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (11.57%) GWT
12 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (11.57%) QA
13 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (10.74%) HTML
14 12 (9.92%) PHP
14 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (9.09%) REST
15 11 (9.09%) Scrum
15 11 (9.09%) MVC

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (5.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (3.31%) Apache
3 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.48%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (2.48%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.65%) Node.js
4 2 (1.65%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.65%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.83%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.83%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.88%) SaaS
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) SMTP
1 4 (3.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.53%) MySQL
2 20 (16.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.48%) Big Data
8 2 (1.65%) HBase
8 2 (1.65%) Redis
8 2 (1.65%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.83%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.61%) PHPUnit
3 4 (3.31%) JUnit
4 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.65%) Selenium
5 2 (1.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (28.10%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.31%) Advertising
3 4 (3.31%) Law
4 3 (2.48%) Legal
4 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.10%) Spring
2 28 (23.14%) Hibernate
3 27 (22.31%) .NET
3 27 (22.31%) J2EE
4 20 (16.53%) Web Services
4 20 (16.53%) MDX
5 14 (11.57%) GWT
6 13 (10.74%) HTML
7 11 (9.09%) REST
7 11 (9.09%) WCF
7 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.26%) CSS
9 9 (7.44%) Spring Security
10 8 (6.61%) jQuery
10 8 (6.61%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 8 (6.61%) Symfony
10 8 (6.61%) Java EE
11 7 (5.79%) XML
11 7 (5.79%) SOAP
11 7 (5.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) DTV
4 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (9.09%) Scrum
3 11 (9.09%) MVC
3 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 8 (6.61%) Unit Testing
4 8 (6.61%) Code Coverage
4 8 (6.61%) Automated Testing
4 8 (6.61%) Web Development
5 6 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (4.96%) OO
5 6 (4.96%) SOA
5 6 (4.96%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.13%) Web Design
6 5 (4.13%) Data Modelling
6 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.31%) Open Source
7 4 (3.31%) Multithreading
7 4 (3.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.06%) Java
2 26 (21.49%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.18%) SQL
3 22 (18.18%) C#
4 12 (9.92%) PHP
5 6 (4.96%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.31%) Scala
7 2 (1.65%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (20.66%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.61%) IBM
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle
5 2 (1.65%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) Telerik
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
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