The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 196 220 200
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 147 109 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.20% 0.91% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.98% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 135 106 130
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11323 11126 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 93.35% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9488 9778 11067
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
London

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, 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.

1 102 (35.29%) Java
2 91 (31.49%) C#
3 81 (28.03%) HTML
3 81 (28.03%) .NET
4 80 (27.68%) JavaScript
5 79 (27.34%) Scrum
6 74 (25.61%) CSS
7 69 (23.88%) MVC
7 69 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (20.42%) ASP.NET
9 57 (19.72%) TDD
10 51 (17.65%) Finance
11 43 (14.88%) jQuery
12 40 (13.84%) SQL Server
12 40 (13.84%) HTML5
13 38 (13.15%) NoSQL
13 38 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (13.15%) E-Commerce
14 37 (12.80%) Data Analysis
14 37 (12.80%) WCF
14 37 (12.80%) BDD
15 35 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (12.11%) MySQL
15 35 (12.11%) SQL
16 34 (11.76%) Banking
17 32 (11.07%) OO
17 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
18 31 (10.73%) Front Office
18 31 (10.73%) SharePoint
19 30 (10.38%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 31 (10.73%) SharePoint
2 21 (7.27%) Apache
3 16 (5.54%) Node.js
4 14 (4.84%) CMS
5 13 (4.50%) Drupal
6 10 (3.46%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.77%) Umbraco
7 8 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (2.42%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.73%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.38%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.38%) Mule
10 4 (1.38%) Confluence
11 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.04%) IIS
11 3 (1.04%) Documentum
11 3 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 14 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.69%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.69%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.35%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.08%) Internet
2 4 (1.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.84%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.15%) NoSQL
3 35 (12.11%) MySQL
4 24 (8.30%) Big Data
5 21 (7.27%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.84%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (3.11%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.42%) KDB
10 7 (2.42%) CouchDB
11 6 (2.08%) QlikView
11 6 (2.08%) OLAP
12 5 (1.73%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (10.03%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.27%) Ant
3 18 (6.23%) Jenkins
4 16 (5.54%) Cucumber
5 15 (5.19%) Selenium
6 14 (4.84%) SpecFlow
7 13 (4.50%) Gradle
8 12 (4.15%) Behat
9 10 (3.46%) Maven
10 7 (2.42%) ERwin
10 7 (2.42%) JIRA
11 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.73%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.38%) Log4j
13 4 (1.38%) CruiseControl
13 4 (1.38%) RSpec
13 4 (1.38%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.38%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.38%) Hudson
General
1 51 (17.65%) Finance
2 34 (11.76%) Banking
3 31 (10.73%) Front Office
4 24 (8.30%) Marketing
5 15 (5.19%) Retail
6 9 (3.11%) Advertising
7 8 (2.77%) Games
8 7 (2.42%) Publishing
9 5 (1.73%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.04%) Law
10 3 (1.04%) Legal
11 2 (0.69%) Billing
11 2 (0.69%) French Language
11 2 (0.69%) Back Office
12 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (28.03%) HTML
1 81 (28.03%) .NET
2 74 (25.61%) CSS
3 59 (20.42%) ASP.NET
4 43 (14.88%) jQuery
5 40 (13.84%) HTML5
6 37 (12.80%) WCF
7 35 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (8.65%) CSS3
9 24 (8.30%) REST
10 22 (7.61%) J2EE
10 22 (7.61%) AngularJS
11 21 (7.27%) Web Services
12 20 (6.92%) RESTful
13 17 (5.88%) WPF
14 16 (5.54%) Backbone.js
15 15 (5.19%) SOAP
15 15 (5.19%) .NET Framework
16 12 (4.15%) LINQ
16 12 (4.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (5.19%) Derivative
3 12 (4.15%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (4.15%) Video on Demand
4 11 (3.81%) Open Source
5 9 (3.11%) Equities
5 9 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.42%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (1.73%) iPad
8 5 (1.73%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.38%) BBC
9 4 (1.38%) iPhone
9 4 (1.38%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.04%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.04%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.69%) Clustering
11 2 (0.69%) Physics
11 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.65%) Linux
1 25 (8.65%) Android
2 19 (6.57%) Apple iOS
3 15 (5.19%) Windows
4 12 (4.15%) Debian
5 6 (2.08%) UNIX
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (27.34%) Scrum
2 69 (23.88%) MVC
2 69 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (19.72%) TDD
4 38 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (13.15%) E-Commerce
5 37 (12.80%) Data Analysis
5 37 (12.80%) BDD
6 32 (11.07%) OO
7 29 (10.03%) SOA
8 26 (9.00%) Unit Testing
9 25 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (6.92%) Multithreading
11 19 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (5.88%) Web Development
13 16 (5.54%) Release Management
13 16 (5.54%) B2C
14 14 (4.84%) OOP
14 14 (4.84%) Data Modelling
14 14 (4.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 102 (35.29%) Java
2 91 (31.49%) C#
3 80 (27.68%) JavaScript
4 35 (12.11%) SQL
5 30 (10.38%) PHP
6 24 (8.30%) Python
7 23 (7.96%) Ruby
8 9 (3.11%) VB
9 7 (2.42%) C++
9 7 (2.42%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.08%) PHP5
11 5 (1.73%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.04%) Clojure
13 2 (0.69%) XPath
13 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.69%) Perl
13 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.69%) Erlang
14 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (10.03%) Degree
2 1 (0.35%) ISEB
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.35%) CFA
2 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.08%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (4.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.38%) Ansible
1 4 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.38%) Capistrano
1 4 (1.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.11%) SAP
3 8 (2.77%) ATG
3 8 (2.77%) TIBCO
3 8 (2.77%) Oracle
4 6 (2.08%) Zend
5 5 (1.73%) JBoss
6 4 (1.38%) Endeca
6 4 (1.38%) Intershop
6 4 (1.38%) Sybase
6 4 (1.38%) hybris
6 4 (1.38%) Demandware
7 3 (1.04%) Google
8 2 (0.69%) Adobe
8 2 (0.69%) Facebook
8 2 (0.69%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.69%) 29West
8 2 (0.69%) Tableau
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.35%) FactSet
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + 15% bonus, 8% pension, PMI, Dental
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Career progression
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + highly competative
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + executive benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £52000 - £70000 per annum + Free Birthday cake!
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago