The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 101 129 120
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 25 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 0.57% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.60% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 19
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Lead Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1970 2349 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.60% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1866 1854
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(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
Cambridge +21 15 £47,500 - 2
Peterborough +3 6 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Java
3 21 (46.67%) OO
4 20 (44.44%) Spring
5 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
6 17 (37.78%) TDD
7 14 (31.11%) MySQL
7 14 (31.11%) HTML
8 13 (28.89%) C#
8 13 (28.89%) .NET
8 13 (28.89%) J2EE
8 13 (28.89%) Maven
8 13 (28.89%) Hibernate
8 13 (28.89%) jQuery
8 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
8 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
9 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
10 10 (22.22%) SQL
11 9 (20.00%) MVC
11 9 (20.00%) XML
12 7 (15.56%) CSS
12 7 (15.56%) Web Services
13 6 (13.33%) Oracle
13 6 (13.33%) CRM
13 6 (13.33%) HTML5
14 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
14 5 (11.11%) C++
14 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
15 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (2.22%) Apache
1 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Maven
1 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Grunt
2 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) Spring
2 14 (31.11%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) .NET
3 13 (28.89%) J2EE
3 13 (28.89%) Hibernate
3 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
5 9 (20.00%) XML
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
6 7 (15.56%) CSS
7 6 (13.33%) HTML5
8 3 (6.67%) iOS SDK
8 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.67%) Ajax
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.44%) WCF
9 2 (4.44%) Ext JS
9 2 (4.44%) CSS3
10 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) OO
3 17 (37.78%) TDD
4 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (13.33%) CRM
7 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
9 3 (6.67%) SDLC
9 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.44%) Memory Management
10 2 (4.44%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (4.44%) Scrum
10 2 (4.44%) Release Management
10 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.44%) SOA
10 2 (4.44%) OOP
11 1 (2.22%) OO PHP
11 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) C#
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Google
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