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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 115 120 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 15 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 0.92% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.97% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 33
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2086 2271 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.56% 94.51% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1875 2061
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +10 10 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Peterborough - 4 £51,250 - 1
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (64.29%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) OO
4 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) Spring
5 13 (30.95%) Oracle
5 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
6 12 (28.57%) MySQL
7 11 (26.19%) Maven
8 10 (23.81%) C#
8 10 (23.81%) SQL
8 10 (23.81%) .NET
9 9 (21.43%) J2EE
9 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 9 (21.43%) HTML
9 9 (21.43%) CSS
9 9 (21.43%) Web Services
9 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 9 (21.43%) jQuery
10 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.29%) SDLC
12 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
12 5 (11.90%) Degree
12 5 (11.90%) C++
12 5 (11.90%) Apache
12 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
12 5 (11.90%) Scrum
13 4 (9.52%) Finance

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 5 (11.90%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.19%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Grunt
4 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Spring
2 10 (23.81%) .NET
3 9 (21.43%) J2EE
3 9 (21.43%) HTML
3 9 (21.43%) CSS
3 9 (21.43%) Web Services
3 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 9 (21.43%) jQuery
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.76%) Dojo
6 2 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.38%) Sass
7 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) RIA
1 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.76%) GIS
2 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) OO
3 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.29%) SDLC
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
8 4 (9.52%) OOP
9 3 (7.14%) Kanban
9 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (7.14%) CRM
9 3 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.76%) MVC
10 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.76%) Release Management
10 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Feature Driven Development
10 2 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) C#
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
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Posted: 3 days ago
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