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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 126 184 175
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 149 127 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 1.26% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.33% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 146 121 176
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 £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.49%
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
6281 9529 11982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.57% 94.90% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 8135 10138
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 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 25 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.

1 126 (49.03%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (43.97%) Java
3 88 (34.24%) JavaScript
4 82 (31.91%) TDD
5 68 (26.46%) Finance
6 64 (24.90%) .NET
7 62 (24.12%) C#
8 54 (21.01%) SQL
9 45 (17.51%) HTML
10 44 (17.12%) Scrum
11 41 (15.95%) MVC
11 41 (15.95%) OO
12 40 (15.56%) CSS
12 40 (15.56%) Banking
13 38 (14.79%) ASP.NET
13 38 (14.79%) BDD
13 38 (14.79%) REST
14 35 (13.62%) SQL Server
15 34 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (12.45%) Python
17 31 (12.06%) RESTful
17 31 (12.06%) Node.js
18 30 (11.67%) Spring
18 30 (11.67%) jQuery
19 27 (10.51%) HTML5
19 27 (10.51%) Git (software)
20 26 (10.12%) OOP
21 25 (9.73%) MySQL
21 25 (9.73%) Web Services
21 25 (9.73%) Microsoft

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 31 (12.06%) Node.js
2 23 (8.95%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (6.61%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.23%) Apache
4 16 (6.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (4.28%) CMS
7 9 (3.50%) Apache Spark
8 8 (3.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (3.11%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.17%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.78%) IIS
11 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.39%) Drupal
12 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.78%) AWD
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.78%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.50%) GitHub
3 8 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.17%) SaaS
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.78%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.78%) Force.com
5 2 (0.78%) Google Play
6 1 (0.39%) CodePlex
6 1 (0.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.45%) Intranet
2 3 (1.17%) Internet
2 3 (1.17%) SSH
3 2 (0.78%) LDAP
4 1 (0.39%) Extranet
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) Skype
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.73%) MySQL
3 21 (8.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (6.23%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.06%) Big Data
5 13 (5.06%) Hadoop
5 13 (5.06%) HBase
6 12 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.50%) Apache Hive
9 7 (2.72%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.33%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.95%) OLAP
11 5 (1.95%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (1.95%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.56%) OLTP
12 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (10.51%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.61%) JUnit
3 15 (5.84%) Jasmine
4 14 (5.45%) Mockito
5 11 (4.28%) Maven
6 10 (3.89%) Selenium
7 8 (3.11%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.11%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.72%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.56%) CasperJS
10 4 (1.56%) Mocha
10 4 (1.56%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.56%) Protractor
10 4 (1.56%) QUnit
10 4 (1.56%) Subversion
11 3 (1.17%) JIRA
11 3 (1.17%) NUnit
11 3 (1.17%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.78%) Gradle
General
1 68 (26.46%) Finance
2 40 (15.56%) Banking
3 21 (8.17%) Investment Banking
4 19 (7.39%) Front Office
4 19 (7.39%) Law
5 14 (5.45%) Marketing
6 8 (3.11%) Publishing
7 6 (2.33%) Retail
8 3 (1.17%) Back Office
9 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.78%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (24.90%) .NET
2 45 (17.51%) HTML
3 40 (15.56%) CSS
4 38 (14.79%) ASP.NET
4 38 (14.79%) REST
5 31 (12.06%) RESTful
6 30 (11.67%) jQuery
6 30 (11.67%) Spring
7 27 (10.51%) HTML5
8 25 (9.73%) Web Services
9 24 (9.34%) AngularJS
10 22 (8.56%) J2EE
11 20 (7.78%) .NET Framework
12 19 (7.39%) CSS3
13 18 (7.00%) Entity Framework
14 16 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (5.84%) WPF
16 14 (5.45%) React
17 13 (5.06%) Hibernate
18 12 (4.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.23%) Computer Science
1 16 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 16 (6.23%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.06%) Equities
2 13 (5.06%) User Experience
3 8 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.11%) Fintech
4 7 (2.72%) Derivative
4 7 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (2.72%) Semantic Web
4 7 (2.72%) Spread Betting
5 6 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.56%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.17%) Blog
8 3 (1.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.45%) Android
1 14 (5.45%) Linux
2 13 (5.06%) Windows
3 10 (3.89%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.89%) Unix
4 3 (1.17%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.17%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (49.03%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (31.91%) TDD
3 44 (17.12%) Scrum
4 41 (15.95%) MVC
4 41 (15.95%) OO
5 38 (14.79%) BDD
6 34 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (10.12%) OOP
8 25 (9.73%) Multithreading
9 24 (9.34%) Mentoring
10 20 (7.78%) SDLC
10 20 (7.78%) Web Development
11 18 (7.00%) E-Commerce
11 18 (7.00%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.61%) SOLID
13 15 (5.84%) Migration
13 15 (5.84%) Pair Programming
13 15 (5.84%) Waterfall
14 14 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 113 (43.97%) Java
2 88 (34.24%) JavaScript
3 62 (24.12%) C#
4 54 (21.01%) SQL
5 32 (12.45%) Python
6 21 (8.17%) PHP
7 20 (7.78%) C++
8 16 (6.23%) Scala
9 11 (4.28%) Ruby
9 11 (4.28%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.11%) C
11 7 (2.72%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.72%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.95%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.95%) Groovy
12 5 (1.95%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.17%) ES6
13 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.78%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.78%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (7.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.17%) IBM Certification
3 2 (0.78%) ISEB
3 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.39%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) SDET
3 1 (0.39%) EMIR
3 1 (0.39%) MiFID
3 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (3.50%) HDFS
2 4 (1.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.72%) Control-M
2 6 (2.33%) BladeLogic
3 4 (1.56%) Puppet
4 2 (0.78%) OpenView
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.00%) Oracle
3 13 (5.06%) EPiServer
4 10 (3.89%) Adobe
5 6 (2.33%) Calypso
5 6 (2.33%) Murex
6 5 (1.95%) Cognos
6 5 (1.95%) IBM
6 5 (1.95%) Sybase
6 5 (1.95%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.95%) Zend
7 4 (1.56%) HP
7 4 (1.56%) Twitter
8 3 (1.17%) Informatica
8 3 (1.17%) Tableau
9 2 (0.78%) Google
9 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.78%) SAP
9 2 (0.78%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.78%) Telerik
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Net Talent
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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iKas International
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago