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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 162 197 222
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 163 145 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.56% 1.17% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.27% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 153 133 106
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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.

1 143 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (41.83%) JavaScript
3 94 (35.74%) HTML
4 93 (35.36%) Java
5 92 (34.98%) C#
6 85 (32.32%) MVC
7 84 (31.94%) .NET
7 84 (31.94%) CSS
8 82 (31.18%) TDD
9 72 (27.38%) Scrum
10 71 (27.00%) OO
11 68 (25.86%) HTML5
12 62 (23.57%) SQL
13 61 (23.19%) ASP.NET
14 58 (22.05%) Finance
15 55 (20.91%) CSS3
16 48 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
17 47 (17.87%) SQL Server
18 44 (16.73%) AngularJS
19 37 (14.07%) PHP
20 36 (13.69%) jQuery
20 36 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
21 35 (13.31%) Node.js
21 35 (13.31%) Oracle
22 34 (12.93%) Web Services
22 34 (12.93%) Banking
22 34 (12.93%) BDD
23 31 (11.79%) MySQL
23 31 (11.79%) Front Office
24 30 (11.41%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (13.31%) Node.js
2 13 (4.94%) IIS
2 13 (4.94%) CMS
3 10 (3.80%) Apache
4 9 (3.42%) WordPress
5 6 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.90%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.52%) Magnolia
8 3 (1.14%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.14%) SAS
8 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.76%) Drupal
9 2 (0.76%) Jetty
9 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.76%) Kentico
9 2 (0.76%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Maya
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.94%) Cognos TM1
1 13 (4.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.14%) Primavera
3 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.38%) Tridion
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.56%) SaaS
2 9 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.18%) Internet
2 10 (3.80%) HTTP
3 4 (1.52%) Firewall
4 3 (1.14%) VPN
5 2 (0.76%) Intranet
6 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.87%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.79%) MySQL
3 22 (8.37%) Big Data
4 20 (7.60%) NoSQL
5 19 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (6.46%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.94%) Cognos Report Studio
7 13 (4.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 11 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.80%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.42%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.90%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.14%) KDB
13 3 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.14%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (9.51%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.46%) Subversion
3 16 (6.08%) Jasmine
3 16 (6.08%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.18%) Maven
4 11 (4.18%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.42%) Selenium
5 9 (3.42%) NUnit
6 8 (3.04%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (3.04%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.28%) JSUnit
7 6 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.90%) PHPUnit
9 4 (1.52%) Grunt
10 3 (1.14%) gulp
11 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (22.05%) Finance
2 34 (12.93%) Banking
3 31 (11.79%) Front Office
4 15 (5.70%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.94%) Advertising
6 11 (4.18%) Marketing
7 9 (3.42%) Games
8 7 (2.66%) Law
9 5 (1.90%) Publishing
9 5 (1.90%) Back Office
10 4 (1.52%) Automotive
10 4 (1.52%) Retail
11 2 (0.76%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (35.74%) HTML
2 84 (31.94%) .NET
2 84 (31.94%) CSS
3 68 (25.86%) HTML5
4 61 (23.19%) ASP.NET
5 55 (20.91%) CSS3
6 44 (16.73%) AngularJS
7 36 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (13.69%) jQuery
8 34 (12.93%) Web Services
9 28 (10.65%) Spring
10 25 (9.51%) RESTful
11 24 (9.13%) WPF
11 24 (9.13%) .NET Framework
12 22 (8.37%) WCF
13 20 (7.60%) Entity Framework
13 20 (7.60%) REST
14 18 (6.84%) Backbone.js
15 16 (6.08%) XML
16 15 (5.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.89%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.75%) User Experience
3 14 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.56%) Fixed Income
5 10 (3.80%) Equities
6 8 (3.04%) PMI
6 8 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.66%) Derivative
8 6 (2.28%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.28%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.14%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.76%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.38%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.13%) Linux
2 16 (6.08%) UNIX
3 12 (4.56%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.18%) Android
5 7 (2.66%) Windows
6 5 (1.90%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.76%) AIX
7 2 (0.76%) Solaris
7 2 (0.76%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (32.32%) MVC
3 82 (31.18%) TDD
4 72 (27.38%) Scrum
5 71 (27.00%) OO
6 48 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (12.93%) BDD
8 30 (11.41%) Mentoring
9 27 (10.27%) SDLC
10 25 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (9.13%) Multithreading
12 23 (8.75%) Unit Testing
13 21 (7.98%) E-Commerce
14 15 (5.70%) Analytics
15 14 (5.32%) Software Engineering
15 14 (5.32%) Open Source
15 14 (5.32%) MVVM
16 13 (4.94%) Data Modelling
16 13 (4.94%) ETL
17 12 (4.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (41.83%) JavaScript
2 93 (35.36%) Java
3 92 (34.98%) C#
4 62 (23.57%) SQL
5 37 (14.07%) PHP
6 23 (8.75%) T-SQL
7 22 (8.37%) Python
8 21 (7.98%) Ruby
9 20 (7.60%) Scala
10 11 (4.18%) Perl
11 8 (3.04%) C++
11 8 (3.04%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.66%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.28%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.28%) Groovy
14 5 (1.90%) F#
15 3 (1.14%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.76%) ActionScript 3.0
16 2 (0.76%) C
16 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (11.41%) Degree
2 8 (3.04%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.66%) OCP
3 7 (2.66%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.56%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.90%) Docker
2 4 (1.52%) LXC
3 1 (0.38%) HDFS
3 1 (0.38%) Squid
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Varnish
3 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (3.42%) Puppet
2 5 (1.90%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.14%) Nagios
3 3 (1.14%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.38%) Ansible
5 1 (0.38%) Salt
5 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (13.31%) Oracle
2 20 (7.60%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.32%) Cognos
4 12 (4.56%) Google
5 6 (2.28%) EPiServer
5 6 (2.28%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.28%) OpenText
6 5 (1.90%) Facebook
7 4 (1.52%) Demandware
7 4 (1.52%) Adobe
7 4 (1.52%) hybris
8 3 (1.14%) Planview
8 3 (1.14%) Zend
8 3 (1.14%) Sun
8 3 (1.14%) Splunk
9 2 (0.76%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.76%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.76%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) Citrix
10 1 (0.38%) Informatica
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Shares up to 4%, 28 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus and Shares and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago