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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 192 207 237
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 111 136 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.08% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.16% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 107 125 88
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £78,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 105 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 71 (34.80%) MVC
4 67 (32.84%) Java
5 66 (32.35%) HTML
6 63 (30.88%) C#
7 59 (28.92%) .NET
8 57 (27.94%) CSS
8 57 (27.94%) TDD
9 47 (23.04%) OO
10 44 (21.57%) ASP.NET
10 44 (21.57%) SQL
10 44 (21.57%) Scrum
11 41 (20.10%) HTML5
12 35 (17.16%) AngularJS
13 31 (15.20%) CSS3
13 31 (15.20%) Oracle
14 30 (14.71%) SQL Server
14 30 (14.71%) Finance
15 29 (14.22%) jQuery
16 28 (13.73%) PHP
16 28 (13.73%) Web Services
17 27 (13.24%) Spring
17 27 (13.24%) Node.js
18 26 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (12.75%) Banking
18 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
19 24 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (11.76%) Mentoring
20 23 (11.27%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (13.24%) Node.js
2 14 (6.86%) CMS
3 13 (6.37%) IIS
4 8 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (3.43%) Apache
6 6 (2.94%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.45%) Magnolia
8 4 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.96%) WordPress
9 3 (1.47%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.47%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.98%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.98%) Kentico
11 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.49%) nginx
11 1 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) FastStats
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (6.86%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (5.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.98%) Magento
4 1 (0.49%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.49%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.90%) SaaS
3 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.47%) Force.com
5 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.39%) Internet
2 4 (1.96%) HTTP
3 3 (1.47%) VPN
4 2 (0.98%) Firewall
5 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.80%) MySQL
3 14 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.86%) Cognos Report Studio
3 14 (6.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.39%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.39%) Big Data
6 10 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.41%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.43%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.96%) SQLite
11 4 (1.96%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 22 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.39%) Subversion
4 8 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.94%) Maven
6 5 (2.45%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.45%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.96%) JSUnit
8 3 (1.47%) Grunt
8 3 (1.47%) Toad
9 2 (0.98%) Selenium
10 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.49%) Mockito
10 1 (0.49%) JBehave
10 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.49%) Bower
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (14.71%) Finance
2 26 (12.75%) Banking
3 20 (9.80%) Front Office
4 14 (6.86%) Advertising
5 12 (5.88%) Retail
6 8 (3.92%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.43%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.45%) Marketing
9 4 (1.96%) Games
9 4 (1.96%) Publishing
9 4 (1.96%) Automotive
10 3 (1.47%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.98%) Law
12 1 (0.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.35%) HTML
2 59 (28.92%) .NET
3 57 (27.94%) CSS
4 44 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 41 (20.10%) HTML5
6 35 (17.16%) AngularJS
7 31 (15.20%) CSS3
8 29 (14.22%) jQuery
9 28 (13.73%) Web Services
10 27 (13.24%) Spring
11 26 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (11.27%) REST
13 19 (9.31%) .NET Framework
13 19 (9.31%) RESTful
14 14 (6.86%) WCF
15 13 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (6.37%) Entity Framework
15 13 (6.37%) Hibernate
16 12 (5.88%) Symfony
17 10 (4.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.31%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.84%) User Experience
4 12 (5.88%) Open Source
5 8 (3.92%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.94%) PMI
7 6 (2.94%) Derivative
8 5 (2.45%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.96%) Equities
9 4 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (1.96%) Social Media
9 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.96%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.47%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.98%) DTV
11 2 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.98%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.82%) Linux
2 11 (5.39%) UNIX
3 10 (4.90%) Android
4 6 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.96%) Windows
6 3 (1.47%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.98%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (34.80%) MVC
3 57 (27.94%) TDD
4 47 (23.04%) OO
5 44 (21.57%) Scrum
6 24 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 21 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (9.31%) BDD
9 15 (7.35%) Software Engineering
9 15 (7.35%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.37%) ETL
11 12 (5.88%) Line Management
12 11 (5.39%) Mobile Application Development
12 11 (5.39%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.39%) Multithreading
12 11 (5.39%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.90%) OOD
13 10 (4.90%) Analytics
13 10 (4.90%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (38.24%) JavaScript
2 67 (32.84%) Java
3 63 (30.88%) C#
4 44 (21.57%) SQL
5 28 (13.73%) PHP
6 21 (10.29%) Python
7 16 (7.84%) Ruby
8 9 (4.41%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.41%) Perl
9 8 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.43%) C++
11 5 (2.45%) Groovy
12 4 (1.96%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.96%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.96%) Scala
13 2 (0.98%) VB
13 2 (0.98%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.98%) VBA
13 2 (0.98%) F#
13 2 (0.98%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 19 (9.31%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.47%) OCP
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.47%) Docker
2 2 (0.98%) LXC
2 2 (0.98%) Varnish
3 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (3.92%) Puppet
2 6 (2.94%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.47%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.98%) Nagios
4 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.49%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (15.20%) Oracle
2 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.35%) Cognos
4 10 (4.90%) Google
5 8 (3.92%) EPiServer
5 8 (3.92%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.45%) Demandware
6 5 (2.45%) Facebook
6 5 (2.45%) hybris
7 4 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.47%) Tableau
8 3 (1.47%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.47%) Zend
8 3 (1.47%) Actimize
8 3 (1.47%) Informatica
8 3 (1.47%) Sun
9 2 (0.98%) Adobe
9 2 (0.98%) Solace
9 2 (0.98%) Splunk
10 1 (0.49%) Sencha
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Environment
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Pension and Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum great Benefits +bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: generous base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £70 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000 - £1000000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago