The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 111 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.52% 1.09% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.17% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 26
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1643 1535 1804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.15% 93.31% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1376 1548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Lead Developer
Cambridgeshire

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 11 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (69.57%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) .NET
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
4 10 (43.48%) HTML5
5 9 (39.13%) OO
5 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
6 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (30.43%) Selenium
8 6 (26.09%) Web Development
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 6 (26.09%) UML
8 6 (26.09%) OOP
8 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
8 6 (26.09%) Android
8 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
8 6 (26.09%) Android Development
8 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
9 5 (21.74%) Apache
9 5 (21.74%) jQuery
10 4 (17.39%) Google Maps API
10 4 (17.39%) Ruby
10 4 (17.39%) Google
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) Cucumber

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.70%) Maven
6 1 (4.35%) Subversion
6 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) CSS
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
1 10 (43.48%) HTML5
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) Google Maps API
3 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) Silverlight
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) CGI
5 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) Dojo
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Android
1 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) OO
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) UML
3 6 (26.09%) OOP
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Android Development
3 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
1 4 (17.39%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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