The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
London / City of London
Rank 148 149 224
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 85 110 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.70% 1.60% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.67% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 82 89 98
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £52,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4820 6569 9792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.74% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5862 8414
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 99 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (46.99%) Finance
3 85 (46.45%) JavaScript
4 75 (40.98%) Java
5 74 (40.44%) .NET
6 69 (37.70%) C#
7 61 (33.33%) SQL
8 60 (32.79%) SQL Server
9 59 (32.24%) HTML
10 57 (31.15%) MVC
10 57 (31.15%) CSS
11 56 (30.60%) ASP.NET
12 54 (29.51%) Microsoft
13 53 (28.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (28.42%) Web Services
15 51 (27.87%) HTML5
16 48 (26.23%) OO
16 48 (26.23%) TDD
17 44 (24.04%) CSS3
18 43 (23.50%) QA
19 42 (22.95%) Web Development
19 42 (22.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 42 (22.95%) SQL Server 2014
20 39 (21.31%) Internet
20 39 (21.31%) SDLC
21 38 (20.77%) OOD
22 37 (20.22%) SOA
22 37 (20.22%) CMS
23 36 (19.67%) Intranet
23 36 (19.67%) Content Management

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (20.22%) CMS
2 35 (19.13%) EPiServer
3 17 (9.29%) Apache
4 14 (7.65%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.64%) WordPress
8 2 (1.09%) IIS
8 2 (1.09%) nginx
8 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.09%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.09%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Eze OMS
1 4 (2.19%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.28%) SaaS
4 4 (2.19%) AWS OpsWorks
4 4 (2.19%) Force.com
5 3 (1.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.55%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.55%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 39 (21.31%) Internet
2 36 (19.67%) Intranet
3 7 (3.83%) FTP
3 7 (3.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) Extranet
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.95%) SQL Server 2014
2 42 (22.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (12.02%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (4.37%) MySQL
8 7 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.83%) Couchbase
8 7 (3.83%) CouchDB
8 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (3.28%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.73%) Redis
11 4 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 35 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (16.94%) Maven
3 30 (16.39%) Visual Studio
4 23 (12.57%) Jenkins
5 18 (9.84%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.01%) Subversion
7 8 (4.37%) Mockito
7 8 (4.37%) SonarQube
7 8 (4.37%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (3.83%) Ant
8 7 (3.83%) FitNesse
9 5 (2.73%) JIRA
10 2 (1.09%) gulp
10 2 (1.09%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.55%) Bower
11 1 (0.55%) GitLab
11 1 (0.55%) Gradle
11 1 (0.55%) Grunt
General
1 86 (46.99%) Finance
2 14 (7.65%) Front Office
3 8 (4.37%) Banking
4 7 (3.83%) Games
5 6 (3.28%) Marketing
6 5 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.64%) Prime Brokerage
7 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Advertising
8 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.09%) Legal
8 2 (1.09%) Retail
9 1 (0.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (40.44%) .NET
2 59 (32.24%) HTML
3 57 (31.15%) CSS
4 56 (30.60%) ASP.NET
5 53 (28.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (28.42%) Web Services
7 51 (27.87%) HTML5
8 44 (24.04%) CSS3
9 36 (19.67%) .NET Framework
10 35 (19.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 35 (19.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 35 (19.13%) XML
11 34 (18.58%) Entity Framework
12 27 (14.75%) XSLT
13 22 (12.02%) AngularJS
14 21 (11.48%) jQuery
14 21 (11.48%) REST
15 15 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (8.20%) J2EE
16 14 (7.65%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.03%) User Experience
2 22 (12.02%) Client/Server
3 18 (9.84%) Fintech
4 11 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.92%) Fixed Income
6 8 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.73%) Equities
8 4 (2.19%) Online Games
9 3 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.64%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.64%) Social Media
10 2 (1.09%) Clustering
10 2 (1.09%) Derivative
10 2 (1.09%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.55%) Blog
11 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.55%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.83%) Linux
2 5 (2.73%) Android
3 4 (2.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (31.15%) MVC
3 48 (26.23%) OO
3 48 (26.23%) TDD
4 42 (22.95%) Web Development
5 39 (21.31%) SDLC
6 38 (20.77%) OOD
7 37 (20.22%) SOA
8 36 (19.67%) Content Management
9 35 (19.13%) ITIL
9 35 (19.13%) UML
10 34 (18.58%) Mentoring
11 33 (18.03%) Configuration Management
12 32 (17.49%) Scrum
13 30 (16.39%) BDD
14 27 (14.75%) Change Management
14 27 (14.75%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (14.75%) Test Scripting
14 27 (14.75%) UX Design
14 27 (14.75%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 85 (46.45%) JavaScript
2 75 (40.98%) Java
3 69 (37.70%) C#
4 61 (33.33%) SQL
5 27 (14.75%) XPath
6 14 (7.65%) PL/SQL
7 13 (7.10%) Scala
8 11 (6.01%) PHP
9 9 (4.92%) Python
9 9 (4.92%) Ruby
10 7 (3.83%) C++
10 7 (3.83%) VBA
11 6 (3.28%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.73%) Go
13 4 (2.19%) Apex Code
13 4 (2.19%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (2.19%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.09%) ES6
14 2 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (6.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (23.50%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.55%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (8.74%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 54 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.20%) Oracle
3 14 (7.65%) PayPal
4 10 (5.46%) Tableau
5 9 (4.92%) Adobe
6 8 (4.37%) Coverity
7 7 (3.83%) Solace
8 5 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.19%) Bloomberg
9 4 (2.19%) Charles River
9 4 (2.19%) Eze Software Group
10 3 (1.64%) Alteryx
10 3 (1.64%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.09%) Dundas
11 2 (1.09%) IBM
11 2 (1.09%) ION Trading
11 2 (1.09%) Sybase
12 1 (0.55%) Google
12 1 (0.55%) Marketo
12 1 (0.55%) Zend
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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