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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 123 208 167
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 158 115 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 1.10% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.16% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 147 110 173
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,750 £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
6664 9929 11958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.02% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6027 8417 10081
Median salary £56,788 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.25% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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.

1 122 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (44.44%) Java
3 85 (33.73%) JavaScript
4 82 (32.54%) TDD
5 65 (25.79%) Finance
6 61 (24.21%) .NET
7 59 (23.41%) C#
8 57 (22.62%) SQL
9 46 (18.25%) HTML
9 46 (18.25%) OO
10 43 (17.06%) CSS
11 39 (15.48%) MVC
11 39 (15.48%) BDD
12 37 (14.68%) Scrum
13 36 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 36 (14.29%) Banking
13 36 (14.29%) REST
14 35 (13.89%) Python
15 34 (13.49%) SQL Server
15 34 (13.49%) jQuery
16 33 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (13.10%) HTML5
17 30 (11.90%) Node.js
17 30 (11.90%) RESTful
18 28 (11.11%) Git (software)
19 27 (10.71%) Spring
20 26 (10.32%) OOP
21 24 (9.52%) Microsoft
21 24 (9.52%) MySQL
21 24 (9.52%) PHP

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 (11.90%) Node.js
2 18 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (5.16%) Apache
5 13 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (3.57%) CMS
7 8 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.38%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.19%) IIS
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.40%) CICS
12 1 (0.40%) Drupal
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.79%) AWD
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.79%) Magento
2 2 (0.79%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.97%) GitHub
3 9 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.59%) SaaS
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.79%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.79%) Force.com
5 2 (0.79%) Google Play
6 1 (0.40%) CodePlex
6 1 (0.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.16%) Intranet
2 4 (1.59%) Internet
2 4 (1.59%) SSH
3 2 (0.79%) Extranet
4 1 (0.40%) HTTP
4 1 (0.40%) Skype
4 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.52%) MySQL
3 20 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.76%) Big Data
6 10 (3.97%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.97%) HBase
6 10 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.17%) OLAP
9 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.38%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.98%) BODI
11 5 (1.98%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.98%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (1.98%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.95%) Jasmine
2 15 (5.95%) JUnit
3 13 (5.16%) Mockito
4 11 (4.37%) Maven
4 11 (4.37%) Selenium
5 9 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.17%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.78%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.98%) Subversion
10 4 (1.59%) CasperJS
10 4 (1.59%) Gradle
10 4 (1.59%) JIRA
10 4 (1.59%) Mocha
10 4 (1.59%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.59%) Protractor
10 4 (1.59%) QUnit
10 4 (1.59%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.19%) NUnit
General
1 65 (25.79%) Finance
2 36 (14.29%) Banking
3 18 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 18 (7.14%) Law
4 17 (6.75%) Front Office
5 12 (4.76%) Marketing
6 8 (3.17%) Publishing
7 6 (2.38%) Retail
8 3 (1.19%) Advertising
8 3 (1.19%) Back Office
9 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.79%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.21%) .NET
2 46 (18.25%) HTML
3 43 (17.06%) CSS
4 36 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 36 (14.29%) REST
5 34 (13.49%) jQuery
6 33 (13.10%) HTML5
7 30 (11.90%) RESTful
8 27 (10.71%) Spring
9 22 (8.73%) CSS3
10 21 (8.33%) Web Services
11 20 (7.94%) AngularJS
12 19 (7.54%) J2EE
13 16 (6.35%) .NET Framework
14 15 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (5.56%) Entity Framework
15 14 (5.56%) React
15 14 (5.56%) WPF
16 13 (5.16%) Backbone.js
17 11 (4.37%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.35%) Computer Science
1 16 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (5.95%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.16%) User Experience
4 12 (4.76%) Equities
5 9 (3.57%) Fintech
6 8 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.78%) Derivative
7 7 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (2.78%) Spread Betting
7 7 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.38%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (2.38%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.98%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.59%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.59%) Blog
10 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.19%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.95%) Linux
2 14 (5.56%) Android
2 14 (5.56%) Windows
3 13 (5.16%) Unix
4 12 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.19%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.19%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (32.54%) TDD
3 46 (18.25%) OO
4 39 (15.48%) BDD
4 39 (15.48%) MVC
5 37 (14.68%) Scrum
6 33 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (10.32%) OOP
8 23 (9.13%) Multithreading
9 20 (7.94%) Mentoring
9 20 (7.94%) Web Development
10 18 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 18 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 17 (6.75%) SDLC
12 16 (6.35%) Pair Programming
12 16 (6.35%) SOLID
13 14 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.56%) ETL
13 14 (5.56%) Kanban
14 13 (5.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 112 (44.44%) Java
2 85 (33.73%) JavaScript
3 59 (23.41%) C#
4 57 (22.62%) SQL
5 35 (13.89%) Python
6 24 (9.52%) PHP
7 17 (6.75%) C++
8 14 (5.56%) Ruby
9 13 (5.16%) Scala
10 8 (3.17%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.78%) C
11 7 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.78%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.38%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.38%) Groovy
13 5 (1.98%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.19%) ES6
16 2 (0.79%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 19 (7.54%) Degree
2 3 (1.19%) IBM Certification
3 2 (0.79%) ISEB
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) SDET
3 1 (0.40%) EMIR
3 1 (0.40%) MiFID
3 1 (0.40%) SEPA
3 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.38%) HDFS
2 4 (1.59%) Docker
3 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.38%) BladeLogic
1 6 (2.38%) Control-M
2 3 (1.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.35%) Oracle
3 11 (4.37%) EPiServer
4 10 (3.97%) Adobe
5 8 (3.17%) Sybase
6 6 (2.38%) Calypso
6 6 (2.38%) IBM
6 6 (2.38%) Murex
7 5 (1.98%) Cognos
7 5 (1.98%) SAP
7 5 (1.98%) Twitter
7 5 (1.98%) Zend
8 4 (1.59%) Google
9 3 (1.19%) Informatica
9 3 (1.19%) Tableau
9 3 (1.19%) Telerik
9 3 (1.19%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.79%) HP
10 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.79%) VMware
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