The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 157 220 165
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 101 104 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.53% 1.02% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.07% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 85 102 141
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,250 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +7.65%
Lead Developer
London

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
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 129 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (35.14%) Java
3 85 (32.82%) JavaScript
4 73 (28.19%) TDD
5 72 (27.80%) Finance
6 67 (25.87%) SQL
7 61 (23.55%) C#
7 61 (23.55%) HTML
8 60 (23.17%) CSS
9 57 (22.01%) OO
9 57 (22.01%) MVC
10 55 (21.24%) Banking
11 53 (20.46%) .NET
12 47 (18.15%) HTML5
13 46 (17.76%) SDLC
14 45 (17.37%) BDD
15 40 (15.44%) jQuery
16 39 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (15.06%) SQL Server
17 37 (14.29%) Python
18 32 (12.36%) CSS3
19 30 (11.58%) AngularJS
20 27 (10.42%) IBM
20 27 (10.42%) Linux
21 26 (10.04%) WPF
21 26 (10.04%) REST
22 25 (9.65%) Computer Science
22 25 (9.65%) PHP
22 25 (9.65%) ASP.NET
23 24 (9.27%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 19 (7.34%) CICS
1 19 (7.34%) MTS
1 19 (7.34%) Node.js
2 10 (3.86%) Apache
3 9 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.93%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.93%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.54%) IIS
7 3 (1.16%) CMS
7 3 (1.16%) JBoss
7 3 (1.16%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (3.47%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.77%) AWD
4 2 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.77%) Magento
4 2 (0.77%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.25%) GitHub
3 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.54%) SaaS
5 2 (0.77%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.77%) Force.com
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) CodePlex
6 1 (0.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.70%) Internet
2 5 (1.93%) Intranet
3 4 (1.54%) SSH
4 3 (1.16%) HTTP
5 2 (0.77%) Extranet
5 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.11%) DB2
3 16 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.79%) MySQL
5 11 (4.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 11 (4.25%) Cognos Event Studio
5 11 (4.25%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 11 (4.25%) OLAP
5 11 (4.25%) OLTP
6 10 (3.86%) Big Data
6 10 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.86%) Redis
6 10 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.70%) Cognos Query Studio
8 7 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
8 7 (2.70%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.70%) HBase
9 6 (2.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 13 (5.02%) Jasmine
3 13 (5.02%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.02%) Selenium
4 10 (3.86%) SpecFlow
5 9 (3.47%) NUnit
5 9 (3.47%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.47%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.47%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.09%) JIRA
7 7 (2.70%) Android Studio
7 7 (2.70%) Gradle
7 7 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.32%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.32%) Subversion
9 5 (1.93%) Xcode
10 4 (1.54%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.54%) QUnit
General
1 72 (27.80%) Finance
2 55 (21.24%) Banking
3 18 (6.95%) Front Office
4 16 (6.18%) Law
5 9 (3.47%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.47%) Retail
6 7 (2.70%) Back Office
7 6 (2.32%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.93%) Marketing
9 3 (1.16%) Advertising
10 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.55%) HTML
2 60 (23.17%) CSS
3 53 (20.46%) .NET
4 47 (18.15%) HTML5
5 40 (15.44%) jQuery
6 32 (12.36%) CSS3
7 30 (11.58%) AngularJS
8 26 (10.04%) REST
8 26 (10.04%) WPF
9 25 (9.65%) ASP.NET
10 23 (8.88%) WCF
11 22 (8.49%) SOAP
12 19 (7.34%) Web Services
13 18 (6.95%) XML
14 17 (6.56%) Spring
15 16 (6.18%) .NET Framework
15 16 (6.18%) Entity Framework
16 15 (5.79%) Backbone.js
17 14 (5.41%) JSON
18 13 (5.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.72%) User Experience
3 19 (7.34%) IBM Mainframe
3 19 (7.34%) Mainframe
4 16 (6.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.63%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.86%) Data Structures
7 10 (3.86%) Equities
7 10 (3.86%) SWIFT
8 8 (3.09%) Blog
9 7 (2.70%) Fintech
9 7 (2.70%) Spread Betting
9 7 (2.70%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.93%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.93%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.54%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.54%) Derivative
12 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.42%) Linux
2 17 (6.56%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.41%) Android
4 13 (5.02%) Unix
5 9 (3.47%) Windows
6 3 (1.16%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.16%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.19%) TDD
3 57 (22.01%) MVC
3 57 (22.01%) OO
4 46 (17.76%) SDLC
5 45 (17.37%) BDD
6 39 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (9.27%) OOP
8 22 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (8.49%) Mentoring
9 21 (8.11%) SOLID
10 20 (7.72%) ETL
10 20 (7.72%) Front End Development
10 20 (7.72%) Scrum
11 19 (7.34%) Multithreading
11 19 (7.34%) MVVM
12 18 (6.95%) E-Commerce
12 18 (6.95%) Software Engineering
12 18 (6.95%) Unit Testing
13 15 (5.79%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 91 (35.14%) Java
2 85 (32.82%) JavaScript
3 67 (25.87%) SQL
4 61 (23.55%) C#
5 37 (14.29%) Python
6 25 (9.65%) PHP
7 22 (8.49%) Ruby
8 21 (8.11%) C++
9 19 (7.34%) COBOL
9 19 (7.34%) JCL
10 14 (5.41%) C
11 12 (4.63%) PowerShell
12 11 (4.25%) T-SQL
13 10 (3.86%) Scala
14 8 (3.09%) Objective-C
15 6 (2.32%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.93%) Perl
17 4 (1.54%) F#
17 4 (1.54%) TypeScript
18 3 (1.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (0.77%) IBM Certification
2 2 (0.77%) ISEB
2 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.34%) SEPA
2 14 (5.41%) QA
3 3 (1.16%) SDET
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (4.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.54%) Puppet
3 3 (1.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (10.42%) IBM
2 21 (8.11%) TOWER Software
3 16 (6.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.63%) Oracle
5 11 (4.25%) Cognos
6 7 (2.70%) Sybase
6 7 (2.70%) Zend
7 5 (1.93%) Bloomberg
7 5 (1.93%) Google
7 5 (1.93%) SAP
8 4 (1.54%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.54%) webMethods
9 3 (1.16%) Facebook
9 3 (1.16%) Informatica
9 3 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.16%) Twitter
10 2 (0.77%) ATG
10 2 (0.77%) hybris
10 2 (0.77%) Percussion
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per month + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Up to £85,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 Per Annum Benefits and Bonus Available
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: 30,000-55,000
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus
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Lucas Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +exc benefits
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First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + company Benefits
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Salary: £600 - £650 per day
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Client Server
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Understanding Recruitment
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Karhoo Inc
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Talent Point
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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Salary: Very competitive
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