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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 128 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 15 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.61% 1.27% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.35% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 45
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2360 2151 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.35% 94.30% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1850 2486
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -7 10 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Peterborough -1 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
2 19 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (44.74%) .NET
3 17 (44.74%) CSS
4 16 (42.11%) HTML
5 15 (39.47%) Java
5 15 (39.47%) jQuery
6 14 (36.84%) HTML5
6 14 (36.84%) SQL
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) TDD
8 11 (28.95%) Selenium
9 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 10 (26.32%) OO
10 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.05%) Ajax
11 8 (21.05%) CSS3
11 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
11 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
12 7 (18.42%) SOA
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
12 7 (18.42%) BDD
12 7 (18.42%) Degree
12 7 (18.42%) Ruby
13 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
13 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
13 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
13 6 (15.79%) HTTP
13 6 (15.79%) Backbone.js
13 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Selenium
2 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.26%) Sahi
5 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.26%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) WATIR
5 2 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) .NET
1 17 (44.74%) CSS
2 16 (42.11%) HTML
3 15 (39.47%) jQuery
4 14 (36.84%) HTML5
5 8 (21.05%) CSS3
5 8 (21.05%) Ajax
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 6 (15.79%) Backbone.js
6 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (13.16%) Web Services
8 4 (10.53%) Google Maps API
8 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.89%) Silverlight
10 2 (5.26%) Dojo
11 1 (2.63%) WCF
11 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.63%) JSON
11 1 (2.63%) LAMP
11 1 (2.63%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Wiki
2 1 (2.63%) GIS
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (31.58%) TDD
2 10 (26.32%) OO
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 7 (18.42%) SOA
5 7 (18.42%) BDD
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) Kanban
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.53%) OOP
9 3 (7.89%) CRM
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Data Mapping
9 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
2 19 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (39.47%) Java
4 14 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.89%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) F#
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Google
2 4 (10.53%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
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