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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 159 147 164
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 105 185 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 1.76% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.85% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 102 174 178
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £61,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £86,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
6029 9991 11863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.02% 95.10% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5497 8559 9918
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016, 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.

1 127 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (42.53%) Java
2 111 (42.53%) JavaScript
3 75 (28.74%) TDD
3 75 (28.74%) Finance
4 65 (24.90%) .NET
5 62 (23.75%) C#
6 53 (20.31%) Scrum
7 52 (19.92%) SQL
8 49 (18.77%) HTML
9 45 (17.24%) Banking
10 43 (16.48%) MVC
10 43 (16.48%) ASP.NET
11 41 (15.71%) CSS
11 41 (15.71%) SQL Server
11 41 (15.71%) REST
12 39 (14.94%) Git (software)
13 37 (14.18%) Node.js
13 37 (14.18%) BDD
14 35 (13.41%) jQuery
15 34 (13.03%) Spring
15 34 (13.03%) AngularJS
16 32 (12.26%) Mentoring
16 32 (12.26%) SDLC
16 32 (12.26%) RESTful
17 31 (11.88%) MySQL
18 30 (11.49%) Elasticsearch
19 29 (11.11%) Web Services
20 28 (10.73%) Web Development
21 27 (10.34%) OO

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 30 (11.49%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (7.66%) Apache
3 15 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (5.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (5.36%) Apache Spark
5 12 (4.60%) CMS
6 8 (3.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (3.07%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.92%) nginx
7 5 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.77%) IIS
9 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.38%) Confluence
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
10 1 (0.38%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 7 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) HipChat
3 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.38%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.30%) GitHub
4 5 (1.92%) SaaS
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.77%) Google Play
6 1 (0.38%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.51%) Intranet
2 4 (1.53%) Internet
3 3 (1.15%) HTTP
3 3 (1.15%) LDAP
4 1 (0.38%) Extranet
4 1 (0.38%) Skype
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.88%) MySQL
3 23 (8.81%) NoSQL
4 21 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (6.51%) Hadoop
5 17 (6.51%) HBase
5 17 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (5.75%) Big Data
7 14 (5.36%) Apache Hive
8 13 (4.98%) Redis
8 13 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.45%) Oracle Database
10 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (2.68%) Couchbase
11 7 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 39 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.90%) JUnit
3 14 (5.36%) Mockito
4 13 (4.98%) Jasmine
5 11 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.21%) Maven
6 9 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.45%) Selenium
7 8 (3.07%) JIRA
8 7 (2.68%) webpack
9 6 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.30%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.92%) Subversion
11 4 (1.53%) RSpec
12 3 (1.15%) NUnit
12 3 (1.15%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.77%) Gradle
13 2 (0.77%) Liquibase
13 2 (0.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 75 (28.74%) Finance
2 45 (17.24%) Banking
3 24 (9.20%) Investment Banking
4 19 (7.28%) Law
5 18 (6.90%) Marketing
6 14 (5.36%) Front Office
7 8 (3.07%) Publishing
7 8 (3.07%) Retail
8 3 (1.15%) Back Office
9 2 (0.77%) Advertising
9 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.77%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (24.90%) .NET
2 49 (18.77%) HTML
3 43 (16.48%) ASP.NET
4 41 (15.71%) CSS
4 41 (15.71%) REST
5 37 (14.18%) Node.js
6 35 (13.41%) jQuery
7 34 (13.03%) AngularJS
7 34 (13.03%) Spring
8 32 (12.26%) RESTful
9 29 (11.11%) Web Services
10 27 (10.34%) HTML5
11 26 (9.96%) .NET Framework
12 25 (9.58%) Entity Framework
13 24 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (9.20%) J2EE
14 22 (8.43%) CSS3
15 19 (7.28%) Hibernate
16 15 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (5.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.28%) User Experience
2 17 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.21%) Fintech
5 10 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.68%) Derivative
6 7 (2.68%) Equities
6 7 (2.68%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.68%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.68%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.30%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.92%) Physics
9 4 (1.53%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.53%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.15%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.13%) Android
2 15 (5.75%) Linux
3 12 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.60%) Windows
4 8 (3.07%) Unix
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (28.74%) TDD
3 53 (20.31%) Scrum
4 43 (16.48%) MVC
5 37 (14.18%) BDD
6 32 (12.26%) Mentoring
6 32 (12.26%) SDLC
7 28 (10.73%) Web Development
8 27 (10.34%) OO
9 25 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (9.58%) Multithreading
10 18 (6.90%) OOP
10 18 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 17 (6.51%) Migration
12 16 (6.13%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.75%) Functional Programming
14 14 (5.36%) Android Development
14 14 (5.36%) Pair Programming
14 14 (5.36%) SOA
15 12 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 111 (42.53%) Java
1 111 (42.53%) JavaScript
2 62 (23.75%) C#
3 52 (19.92%) SQL
4 24 (9.20%) Scala
5 22 (8.43%) Python
6 20 (7.66%) PHP
7 19 (7.28%) C++
8 14 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 13 (4.98%) Ruby
10 8 (3.07%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.68%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.30%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.30%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.92%) C
13 5 (1.92%) Groovy
14 4 (1.53%) Go
15 3 (1.15%) ES6
15 3 (1.15%) VBA
16 2 (0.77%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 18 (6.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) IBM Certification
3 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.36%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) SDET
3 1 (0.38%) EMIR
3 1 (0.38%) MiFID
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (5.36%) Docker
1 14 (5.36%) HDFS
2 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.07%) Control-M
2 6 (2.30%) BladeLogic
2 6 (2.30%) Puppet
3 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.15%) OpenView
5 1 (0.38%) Ansible
5 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 25 (9.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.51%) Oracle
3 15 (5.75%) EPiServer
4 10 (3.83%) Adobe
5 7 (2.68%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.30%) Calypso
6 6 (2.30%) Murex
7 5 (1.92%) Cognos
7 5 (1.92%) HP
7 5 (1.92%) Tableau
8 4 (1.53%) Sybase
8 4 (1.53%) Twitter
9 3 (1.15%) IBM
9 3 (1.15%) PagerDuty
9 3 (1.15%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.15%) Zend
10 2 (0.77%) Google
10 2 (0.77%) Solace
10 2 (0.77%) Telerik
11 1 (0.38%) Bloomberg
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 80,000 - 120,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Bonobo
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 26 days ago