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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 96 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 15 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.92% 0.55% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.57% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 7
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
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
1546 1411 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 96.58% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1183 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) HTML
6 11 (36.67%) jQuery
7 9 (30.00%) C#
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) Apache
8 8 (26.67%) UNIX
8 8 (26.67%) CSS
8 8 (26.67%) Degree
9 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
9 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 7 (23.33%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) TDD
10 6 (20.00%) Internet
10 6 (20.00%) MySQL
10 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 5 (16.67%) User Experience
11 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 5 (16.67%) OO
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.67%) Information Management
11 5 (16.67%) Scrum
12 4 (13.33%) RDBMS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.00%) MySQL
4 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.00%) QlikView
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) FitNesse
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
1 11 (36.67%) jQuery
2 9 (30.00%) .NET
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 4 (13.33%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Dojo
8 1 (3.33%) Ajax
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) WCF
8 1 (3.33%) LINQ
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.33%) HTML5
8 1 (3.33%) CSS3
8 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
8 1 (3.33%) XSL
8 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) RIA
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) GIS
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Ergonomics
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) Information Management
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Kanban
5 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) DSDM
6 3 (10.00%) UML
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Test-First Development
7 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.33%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.67%) C
8 2 (6.67%) Ruby
9 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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