The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 104 92 135
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 18 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.90% 1.87% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.96% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £52,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,450
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1894 1789 1796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.03% 95.46% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 1497 1484
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
(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
Milton Keynes -14 15 £42,500 -15.00%
Aylesbury - 2 £55,000 -
High Wycombe -5 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 18 (48.65%) CSS
4 14 (37.84%) Ajax
5 13 (35.14%) Open Source
5 13 (35.14%) XML
5 13 (35.14%) OO
5 13 (35.14%) Java
6 12 (32.43%) HTTP
7 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
7 11 (29.73%) JMS
7 11 (29.73%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (29.73%) Hibernate
7 11 (29.73%) J2EE
7 11 (29.73%) Ant
7 11 (29.73%) JUnit
7 11 (29.73%) UML
7 11 (29.73%) DHTML
7 11 (29.73%) JDBC
7 11 (29.73%) JSP
7 11 (29.73%) Servlets
7 11 (29.73%) Struts
7 11 (29.73%) Software Architecture
7 11 (29.73%) Spring
7 11 (29.73%) Maven
7 11 (29.73%) Dojo
7 11 (29.73%) Use Case
7 11 (29.73%) JPA
8 10 (27.03%) MySQL
9 9 (24.32%) PHP

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) WordPress
4 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) Documentum
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) HTTP
2 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Ant
1 11 (29.73%) JUnit
1 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.41%) Grunt
5 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Front Office
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) CSS
3 14 (37.84%) Ajax
4 13 (35.14%) XML
5 11 (29.73%) JMS
5 11 (29.73%) Hibernate
5 11 (29.73%) DHTML
5 11 (29.73%) Spring
5 11 (29.73%) JDBC
5 11 (29.73%) JSP
5 11 (29.73%) Servlets
5 11 (29.73%) Struts
5 11 (29.73%) J2EE
5 11 (29.73%) Dojo
5 11 (29.73%) JPA
6 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 6 (16.22%) .NET
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.51%) LAMP
8 4 (10.81%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Solaris
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) OO
2 11 (29.73%) UML
2 11 (29.73%) Use Case
2 11 (29.73%) Software Architecture
2 11 (29.73%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) Coaching
5 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) OOP
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) SOA
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) PHP
4 7 (18.92%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Zend
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) EMC
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) Sencha