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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 142 153 172
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 120 161 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.91% 1.56% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.64% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 118 150 197
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,250 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £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
6034 9797 12479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.88% 94.68% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5505 8401 10506
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (42.86%) Java
3 95 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 77 (30.56%) TDD
5 71 (28.17%) Finance
6 64 (25.40%) C#
7 62 (24.60%) .NET
8 52 (20.63%) SQL
9 45 (17.86%) HTML
9 45 (17.86%) Scrum
10 42 (16.67%) MVC
10 42 (16.67%) Banking
11 40 (15.87%) ASP.NET
12 37 (14.68%) CSS
13 36 (14.29%) BDD
13 36 (14.29%) Node.js
13 36 (14.29%) REST
14 35 (13.89%) SQL Server
15 33 (13.10%) OO
15 33 (13.10%) Git (software)
16 31 (12.30%) RESTful
17 30 (11.90%) Python
18 29 (11.51%) Spring
18 29 (11.51%) jQuery
18 29 (11.51%) AngularJS
18 29 (11.51%) SDLC
19 28 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (11.11%) MySQL
20 27 (10.71%) Mentoring
21 26 (10.32%) Elasticsearch

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 26 (10.32%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (7.54%) Apache
3 16 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (4.37%) Apache Spark
6 11 (4.37%) CMS
7 8 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (1.19%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.79%) IIS
10 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.40%) Confluence
11 1 (0.40%) Drupal
11 1 (0.40%) Gunicorn
11 1 (0.40%) nginx
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) HipChat
2 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.40%) AWD
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.40%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.17%) GitHub
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.79%) Google Play
4 2 (0.79%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.40%) CodePlex
5 1 (0.40%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.56%) Intranet
2 3 (1.19%) Internet
2 3 (1.19%) LDAP
3 2 (0.79%) SSH
4 1 (0.40%) Extranet
4 1 (0.40%) HTTP
4 1 (0.40%) Skype
4 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.11%) MySQL
3 19 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (6.75%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.95%) Hadoop
5 15 (5.95%) HBase
6 14 (5.56%) Big Data
6 14 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.37%) Apache Hive
9 8 (3.17%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.38%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.98%) OLAP
11 5 (1.98%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.59%) OLTP
12 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.14%) JUnit
3 14 (5.56%) Mockito
4 13 (5.16%) Jasmine
5 11 (4.37%) Maven
6 9 (3.57%) Selenium
7 7 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.78%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.38%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.38%) webpack
9 4 (1.59%) NUnit
9 4 (1.59%) Subversion
9 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.19%) Protractor
10 3 (1.19%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.79%) CasperJS
11 2 (0.79%) git-flow
11 2 (0.79%) Liquibase
11 2 (0.79%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.79%) QUnit
General
1 71 (28.17%) Finance
2 42 (16.67%) Banking
3 22 (8.73%) Investment Banking
4 18 (7.14%) Front Office
4 18 (7.14%) Law
5 14 (5.56%) Marketing
6 8 (3.17%) Publishing
7 6 (2.38%) Retail
8 3 (1.19%) Back Office
9 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.79%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (24.60%) .NET
2 45 (17.86%) HTML
3 40 (15.87%) ASP.NET
4 37 (14.68%) CSS
5 36 (14.29%) Node.js
5 36 (14.29%) REST
6 31 (12.30%) RESTful
7 29 (11.51%) AngularJS
7 29 (11.51%) jQuery
7 29 (11.51%) Spring
8 24 (9.52%) HTML5
8 24 (9.52%) Web Services
9 21 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (7.94%) .NET Framework
10 20 (7.94%) J2EE
11 18 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 17 (6.75%) CSS3
13 16 (6.35%) React
14 15 (5.95%) WPF
15 14 (5.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.75%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (5.95%) User Experience
4 11 (4.37%) Equities
5 8 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.17%) Fintech
6 7 (2.78%) Derivative
6 7 (2.78%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.78%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.98%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.98%) Spread Betting
8 5 (1.98%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.59%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.19%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.95%) Android
2 14 (5.56%) Linux
3 12 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.76%) Windows
4 9 (3.57%) Unix
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (30.56%) TDD
3 45 (17.86%) Scrum
4 42 (16.67%) MVC
5 36 (14.29%) BDD
6 33 (13.10%) OO
7 29 (11.51%) SDLC
8 28 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 25 (9.92%) Multithreading
11 22 (8.73%) OOP
11 22 (8.73%) Web Development
12 16 (6.35%) Waterfall
13 15 (5.95%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.95%) Migration
14 14 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.56%) Pair Programming
14 14 (5.56%) SOLID
14 14 (5.56%) Unit Testing
15 13 (5.16%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 108 (42.86%) Java
2 95 (37.70%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.40%) C#
4 52 (20.63%) SQL
5 30 (11.90%) Python
6 22 (8.73%) C++
7 21 (8.33%) PHP
8 18 (7.14%) Scala
9 11 (4.37%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.17%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.17%) Ruby
11 7 (2.78%) C
11 7 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.38%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.98%) Groovy
13 5 (1.98%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.19%) ES6
14 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.79%) Elixir
15 2 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (7.54%) Degree
2 3 (1.19%) IBM Certification
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) ISEB
4 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.75%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) EMIR
2 1 (0.40%) MiFID
2 1 (0.40%) SDET
2 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (4.37%) HDFS
2 8 (3.17%) Docker
3 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.17%) Control-M
2 6 (2.38%) BladeLogic
3 5 (1.98%) Puppet
4 3 (1.19%) OpenView
5 1 (0.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (9.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.14%) Oracle
3 12 (4.76%) EPiServer
4 10 (3.97%) Adobe
5 8 (3.17%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.38%) Calypso
6 6 (2.38%) Murex
7 5 (1.98%) Cognos
7 5 (1.98%) HP
7 5 (1.98%) Zend
8 4 (1.59%) IBM
8 4 (1.59%) Sybase
8 4 (1.59%) Twitter
9 3 (1.19%) PagerDuty
9 3 (1.19%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.79%) Informatica
10 2 (0.79%) SAP
10 2 (0.79%) Solace
10 2 (0.79%) Tableau
10 2 (0.79%) Telerik
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65-80k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago