The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 108 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.71% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.75% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 22
Average salary £53,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1687 1466 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.47% 95.13% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1278 1718
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 9 (40.91%) Selenium
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) Apache
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) Ruby
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
6 5 (22.73%) BDD
7 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) Google Maps API
7 4 (18.18%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) Google
7 4 (18.18%) Degree

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (27.27%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
4 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
5 2 (9.09%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) jQuery
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (18.18%) Google Maps API
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) Dojo
5 2 (9.09%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.55%) CSS3
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) BDD
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Kanban
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Practice Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test-First Development
7 1 (4.55%) Information Management
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby
6 3 (13.64%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Google
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