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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 140 131 203
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 90 139 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.69% 2.01% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.09% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 90 134 121
Median salary £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
5149 6644 10654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 96.15% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 5889 9246
Median salary £57,500 £55,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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.

1 111 (54.68%) Agile Software Development
1 111 (54.68%) JavaScript
2 87 (42.86%) .NET
3 80 (39.41%) Java
4 72 (35.47%) HTML
5 71 (34.98%) C#
6 70 (34.48%) CSS
7 67 (33.00%) Finance
8 60 (29.56%) SQL Server
9 59 (29.06%) HTML5
10 57 (28.08%) MVC
10 57 (28.08%) CSS3
11 54 (26.60%) ASP.NET
12 52 (25.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (25.12%) TDD
13 51 (25.12%) OO
14 49 (24.14%) SQL
14 49 (24.14%) Web Development
15 46 (22.66%) QA
15 46 (22.66%) Scrum
15 46 (22.66%) SDLC
16 44 (21.67%) Microsoft
17 43 (21.18%) Web Services
17 43 (21.18%) SQL Server 2014
18 42 (20.69%) AngularJS
19 41 (20.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 40 (19.70%) User Experience
21 38 (18.72%) .NET Framework
21 38 (18.72%) Team Foundation Server
22 37 (18.23%) Internet

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 33 (16.26%) CMS
2 18 (8.87%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (8.37%) Apache
4 9 (4.43%) nginx
5 8 (3.94%) Apache Spark
5 8 (3.94%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.99%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Eze OMS
1 4 (1.97%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.45%) SaaS
4 4 (1.97%) Force.com
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.23%) Internet
2 35 (17.24%) Intranet
3 8 (3.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (29.56%) SQL Server
2 43 (21.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 41 (20.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (16.26%) NoSQL
5 23 (11.33%) MySQL
6 22 (10.84%) Redis
7 19 (9.36%) MongoDB
8 17 (8.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (5.42%) Couchbase
11 10 (4.93%) Big Data
11 10 (4.93%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (4.43%) Apache Hive
12 9 (4.43%) Hadoop
12 9 (4.43%) HBase
12 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (3.94%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (18.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (15.76%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.30%) Visual Studio
4 20 (9.85%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.40%) JIRA
6 10 (4.93%) Maven
7 7 (3.45%) GitLab
7 7 (3.45%) Subversion
8 6 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.96%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.96%) Mocha
8 6 (2.96%) RSpec
9 4 (1.97%) webpack
10 2 (0.99%) Grunt
10 2 (0.99%) gulp
10 2 (0.99%) Selenium
11 1 (0.49%) Bower
11 1 (0.49%) Gradle
11 1 (0.49%) Robot Framework
11 1 (0.49%) SonarQube
General
1 67 (33.00%) Finance
2 18 (8.87%) Front Office
3 17 (8.37%) Banking
4 10 (4.93%) Marketing
4 10 (4.93%) Retail
5 8 (3.94%) Advertising
6 7 (3.45%) Games
6 7 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.96%) Law
8 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.48%) Prime Brokerage
10 2 (0.99%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (42.86%) .NET
2 72 (35.47%) HTML
3 70 (34.48%) CSS
4 59 (29.06%) HTML5
5 57 (28.08%) CSS3
6 54 (26.60%) ASP.NET
7 52 (25.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (21.18%) Web Services
9 42 (20.69%) AngularJS
10 38 (18.72%) .NET Framework
11 37 (18.23%) REST
12 36 (17.73%) Entity Framework
13 33 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 33 (16.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (15.76%) jQuery
15 27 (13.30%) Node.js
16 25 (12.32%) XML
16 25 (12.32%) XSLT
17 24 (11.82%) JSON
18 17 (8.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.70%) User Experience
2 18 (8.87%) Client/Server
3 17 (8.37%) Fintech
4 14 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 11 (5.42%) Physics
6 9 (4.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.94%) Fixed Income
8 7 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.96%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.46%) Equities
10 5 (2.46%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.97%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.97%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.97%) Online Games
12 3 (1.48%) e-Learning
12 3 (1.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.48%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.48%) Social Media
13 2 (0.99%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.88%) Linux
2 4 (1.97%) Android
3 3 (1.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (54.68%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (28.08%) MVC
3 51 (25.12%) OO
3 51 (25.12%) TDD
4 49 (24.14%) Web Development
5 46 (22.66%) Scrum
5 46 (22.66%) SDLC
6 37 (18.23%) OOD
7 33 (16.26%) Content Management
7 33 (16.26%) ITIL
7 33 (16.26%) UML
8 31 (15.27%) SOA
9 29 (14.29%) Release Management
10 28 (13.79%) BDD
11 24 (11.82%) Change Management
11 24 (11.82%) Configuration Management
11 24 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
11 24 (11.82%) Test Scripting
11 24 (11.82%) UX Design
11 24 (11.82%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 111 (54.68%) JavaScript
2 80 (39.41%) Java
3 71 (34.98%) C#
4 49 (24.14%) SQL
5 24 (11.82%) Scala
5 24 (11.82%) XPath
6 18 (8.87%) C++
7 14 (6.90%) Ruby
8 12 (5.91%) PHP
8 12 (5.91%) Python
9 10 (4.93%) VBA
10 9 (4.43%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.43%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.96%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.97%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.48%) Go
14 2 (0.99%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.49%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (22.66%) QA
2 7 (3.45%) SDET
System Software
1 28 (13.79%) Docker
2 9 (4.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.45%) Puppet
2 6 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.97%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) Oozie
Vendors
1 44 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.24%) EPiServer
3 13 (6.40%) Tableau
4 11 (5.42%) Oracle
5 8 (3.94%) PayPal
5 8 (3.94%) Sybase
6 5 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.97%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.97%) Charles River
7 4 (1.97%) Eze Software Group
8 3 (1.48%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.99%) Adobe
9 2 (0.99%) Dundas
9 2 (0.99%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.49%) Coverity
10 1 (0.49%) Demandware
10 1 (0.49%) Google
10 1 (0.49%) hybris
10 1 (0.49%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.49%) Typemock
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Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago