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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 98 115 114
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 36 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.72% 0.80% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.82% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 8
Average salary £56,500 £47,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.94% -19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £50,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
2013 2187 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.45% 96.86% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1761 1674
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +18 33 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (65.31%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) C#
3 20 (40.82%) Games
4 17 (34.69%) Scrum
4 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
5 16 (32.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 16 (32.65%) Kanban
5 16 (32.65%) High Availability
5 16 (32.65%) UML
6 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (26.53%) .NET
7 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
7 12 (24.49%) QA
7 12 (24.49%) DevOps
8 10 (20.41%) PHP
8 10 (20.41%) HTML
8 10 (20.41%) CSS
8 10 (20.41%) MVC
9 9 (18.37%) OO
9 9 (18.37%) MySQL
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
10 8 (16.33%) TDD
11 7 (14.29%) REST
11 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 7 (14.29%) WCF
11 7 (14.29%) Drupal
11 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 7 (14.29%) XHTML

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.24%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.04%) NCrunch
5 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) Xcode
General
1 20 (40.82%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 13 (26.53%) .NET
3 10 (20.41%) CSS
3 10 (20.41%) HTML
4 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 7 (14.29%) REST
5 7 (14.29%) WCF
5 7 (14.29%) XHTML
6 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
6 6 (12.24%) J2EE
6 6 (12.24%) Spring
7 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.12%) iOS SDK
8 3 (6.12%) Web Services
9 2 (4.08%) HTML5
9 2 (4.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
1 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
1 17 (34.69%) Scrum
1 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) High Availability
2 16 (32.65%) Kanban
2 16 (32.65%) UML
3 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.49%) DevOps
5 10 (20.41%) MVC
6 9 (18.37%) OO
7 8 (16.33%) TDD
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (14.29%) User Stories
9 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.12%) CRM
10 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.12%) iOS Development
10 3 (6.12%) Migration
11 2 (4.08%) OOP
11 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) C#
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) PHP
5 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.12%) C++
6 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) logstash
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Google
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe
2 1 (2.04%) Apple
2 1 (2.04%) DoubleClick
2 1 (2.04%) New Relic
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
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