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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 125 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 18 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.71% 0.75% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.77% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 32
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £60,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
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
2391 2070 2668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.96% 96.55% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1656 2286
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +1 14 £50,000 -13.04%
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 13 (40.63%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) Oracle
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) .NET
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) CSS
8 7 (21.88%) Web Services
8 7 (21.88%) jQuery
8 7 (21.88%) Apache
8 7 (21.88%) UNIX
8 7 (21.88%) TDD
9 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.75%) OO
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
10 5 (15.63%) MySQL
11 4 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 4 (12.50%) Internet
11 4 (12.50%) Information Management
11 4 (12.50%) User Experience

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (21.88%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) QlikView
4 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) CSS
4 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 7 (21.88%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.38%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) Ajax
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.13%) JSON
8 1 (3.13%) Dojo
8 1 (3.13%) WCF
8 1 (3.13%) Symfony
8 1 (3.13%) Spring
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) RIA
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) Information Management
4 4 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) UML
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) DSDM
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) OOD
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.25%) C
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Google