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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 156 174 196
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 59 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.17% 0.81% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.87% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 22
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
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
4672 5063 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.75% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3674 3906
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +3 31 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Slough +15 13 £57,500 - 2
Maidenhead 0 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (35.16%) Java
2 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
3 26 (28.57%) .NET
3 26 (28.57%) MySQL
4 25 (27.47%) C#
4 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
5 24 (26.37%) Spring
6 22 (24.18%) J2EE
7 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 20 (21.98%) Finance
9 19 (20.88%) Hibernate
9 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
10 18 (19.78%) MVC
11 17 (18.68%) SQL
12 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (15.38%) QA
13 14 (15.38%) Spring Security
13 14 (15.38%) GWT
13 14 (15.38%) HTML
13 14 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (13.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (13.19%) CSS
14 12 (13.19%) PHP
14 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (13.19%) SaaS
15 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (10.99%) E-Commerce
15 10 (10.99%) Web Services
15 10 (10.99%) Web Development
15 10 (10.99%) MDX

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (3.30%) CMS
1 3 (3.30%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (3.30%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.20%) Kentico
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.10%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) WordPress
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) SaaS
2 5 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.57%) MySQL
3 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.59%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.40%) CouchDB
7 4 (4.40%) RavenDB
7 4 (4.40%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.10%) DataStage
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) PHPUnit
3 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.20%) Selenium
4 2 (2.20%) JUnit
4 2 (2.20%) PeopleTools
5 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.10%) Ant
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.49%) Advertising
4 2 (2.20%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Back Office
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.57%) .NET
2 24 (26.37%) Spring
3 22 (24.18%) J2EE
4 19 (20.88%) Hibernate
4 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
5 14 (15.38%) Spring Security
5 14 (15.38%) GWT
5 14 (15.38%) HTML
6 12 (13.19%) CSS
7 10 (10.99%) Web Services
7 10 (10.99%) MDX
8 9 (9.89%) jQuery
9 8 (8.79%) AngularJS
9 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (8.79%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 8 (8.79%) WCF
9 8 (8.79%) Symfony
10 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.69%) Entity Framework
11 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) MVC
2 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.99%) E-Commerce
3 10 (10.99%) Web Development
4 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.79%) Code Coverage
4 8 (8.79%) Automated Testing
5 7 (7.69%) Scrum
6 5 (5.49%) TDD
7 4 (4.40%) BDD
7 4 (4.40%) SOA
8 2 (2.20%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.20%) System Testing
8 2 (2.20%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.10%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.10%) OO
9 1 (1.10%) RUP
9 1 (1.10%) Content Management
9 1 (1.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) Java
2 25 (27.47%) C#
3 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.68%) SQL
5 12 (13.19%) PHP
6 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
7 7 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.20%) Python
10 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (8.79%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.20%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.20%) Cognos
6 1 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (1.10%) hybris
6 1 (1.10%) Ektron
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