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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 150 203 220
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 162 148 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.58% 1.18% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.27% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 137 99
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
9476 11651 11408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.25% 92.50% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9832 9899
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 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 7 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.

1 133 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 89 (34.23%) Java
4 88 (33.85%) HTML
5 84 (32.31%) C#
6 82 (31.54%) MVC
7 79 (30.38%) CSS
8 74 (28.46%) .NET
8 74 (28.46%) TDD
9 65 (25.00%) OO
10 64 (24.62%) HTML5
11 63 (24.23%) Scrum
12 58 (22.31%) SQL
13 54 (20.77%) ASP.NET
14 50 (19.23%) CSS3
15 47 (18.08%) Finance
16 40 (15.38%) AngularJS
17 39 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (15.00%) SQL Server
18 37 (14.23%) PHP
19 35 (13.46%) Oracle
19 35 (13.46%) Web Services
19 35 (13.46%) Node.js
20 32 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
21 31 (11.92%) jQuery
21 31 (11.92%) Front Office
22 30 (11.54%) MySQL
22 30 (11.54%) Mentoring
23 29 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
23 29 (11.15%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 (13.46%) Node.js
2 14 (5.38%) IIS
2 14 (5.38%) CMS
3 9 (3.46%) Apache
4 8 (3.08%) WordPress
4 8 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.31%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.92%) Magnolia
7 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.77%) Drupal
8 2 (0.77%) Jetty
8 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.77%) Kentico
8 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Maya
2 1 (0.38%) FastStats
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (5.38%) Cognos TM1
1 14 (5.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.38%) Tridion
2 1 (0.38%) Primavera
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.62%) SaaS
2 10 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Force.com
5 1 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.23%) Internet
2 9 (3.46%) HTTP
3 3 (1.15%) Firewall
3 3 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (0.38%) Skype
4 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.54%) MySQL
3 22 (8.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (7.31%) NoSQL
5 19 (7.31%) Big Data
6 14 (5.38%) Cognos Report Studio
6 14 (5.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 14 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 11 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.08%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.69%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.31%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.15%) Redis
13 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.38%) Subversion
2 14 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.23%) Jasmine
4 9 (3.46%) Maven
5 7 (2.69%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.31%) JSUnit
6 6 (2.31%) PHPUnit
7 5 (1.92%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.92%) Selenium
7 5 (1.92%) NUnit
8 4 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.54%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.54%) Grunt
8 4 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.15%) gulp
10 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.38%) Mockito
11 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
General
1 47 (18.08%) Finance
2 31 (11.92%) Front Office
3 29 (11.15%) Banking
4 16 (6.15%) Advertising
5 12 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.23%) Investment Banking
7 10 (3.85%) Marketing
8 7 (2.69%) Publishing
8 7 (2.69%) Law
9 6 (2.31%) Retail
10 5 (1.92%) Games
11 4 (1.54%) Automotive
12 3 (1.15%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.38%) Back Office
13 1 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (33.85%) HTML
2 79 (30.38%) CSS
3 74 (28.46%) .NET
4 64 (24.62%) HTML5
5 54 (20.77%) ASP.NET
6 50 (19.23%) CSS3
7 40 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 35 (13.46%) Web Services
9 32 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (11.92%) jQuery
11 28 (10.77%) Spring
12 24 (9.23%) RESTful
12 24 (9.23%) REST
13 21 (8.08%) WPF
13 21 (8.08%) .NET Framework
14 17 (6.54%) WCF
14 17 (6.54%) Entity Framework
15 16 (6.15%) Backbone.js
15 16 (6.15%) J2EE
16 13 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.31%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.92%) User Experience
4 10 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 9 (3.46%) Equities
6 8 (3.08%) PMI
7 7 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.69%) Derivative
8 6 (2.31%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.54%) Social Media
10 4 (1.54%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.77%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.77%) Animation
12 2 (0.77%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.46%) Linux
2 13 (5.00%) Android
2 13 (5.00%) UNIX
2 13 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.92%) Windows
4 4 (1.54%) CoreOS
5 2 (0.77%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (31.54%) MVC
3 74 (28.46%) TDD
4 65 (25.00%) OO
5 63 (24.23%) Scrum
6 39 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 29 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (10.38%) BDD
10 21 (8.08%) Unit Testing
11 18 (6.92%) E-Commerce
12 17 (6.54%) Multithreading
12 17 (6.54%) SDLC
13 16 (6.15%) Analytics
13 16 (6.15%) ETL
14 15 (5.77%) Software Engineering
15 14 (5.38%) Open Source
15 14 (5.38%) Data Modelling
16 12 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
16 12 (4.62%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (39.62%) JavaScript
2 89 (34.23%) Java
3 84 (32.31%) C#
4 58 (22.31%) SQL
5 37 (14.23%) PHP
6 24 (9.23%) Python
7 23 (8.85%) Ruby
8 17 (6.54%) T-SQL
8 17 (6.54%) Scala
9 10 (3.85%) Perl
10 8 (3.08%) C++
11 7 (2.69%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.69%) Groovy
12 6 (2.31%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.92%) F#
14 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.77%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.77%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (10.00%) Degree
2 8 (3.08%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.31%) OCP
3 6 (2.31%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.54%) Docker
2 3 (1.15%) LXC
3 2 (0.77%) Varnish
4 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.38%) Squid
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.08%) Puppet
2 5 (1.92%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.15%) Nagios
3 3 (1.15%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Salt
4 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (13.46%) Oracle
2 25 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.77%) Cognos
4 11 (4.23%) Google
5 8 (3.08%) EPiServer
5 8 (3.08%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.31%) OpenText
7 5 (1.92%) hybris
7 5 (1.92%) Demandware
7 5 (1.92%) Facebook
8 4 (1.54%) Adobe
9 3 (1.15%) Sun
9 3 (1.15%) Informatica
9 3 (1.15%) Actimize
9 3 (1.15%) Zend
9 3 (1.15%) Splunk
9 3 (1.15%) Tableau
9 3 (1.15%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.77%) StreamBase
10 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
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