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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
London / City of London
Rank 168 149 228
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 67 103 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.33% 1.61% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.68% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 64 92 90
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £98,500 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +5.15%

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
4872 6127 9820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.94% 95.88% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5496 8565
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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.

1 105 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 87 (47.03%) .NET
4 78 (42.16%) Finance
5 73 (39.46%) HTML
6 71 (38.38%) C#
7 70 (37.84%) CSS
8 68 (36.76%) Java
9 64 (34.59%) SQL Server
10 63 (34.05%) HTML5
11 61 (32.97%) MVC
12 60 (32.43%) ASP.NET
13 58 (31.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 58 (31.35%) CSS3
14 56 (30.27%) OO
15 53 (28.65%) QA
16 52 (28.11%) Microsoft
16 52 (28.11%) SQL
17 49 (26.49%) SQL Server 2014
18 48 (25.95%) Web Development
19 47 (25.41%) Web Services
19 47 (25.41%) SDLC
20 46 (24.86%) User Experience
20 46 (24.86%) TDD
20 46 (24.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 45 (24.32%) Internet
21 45 (24.32%) OOD
22 43 (23.24%) Team Foundation Server
23 42 (22.70%) Content Management
24 41 (22.16%) EPiServer

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 41 (22.16%) CMS
2 13 (7.03%) Apache
3 12 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.24%) nginx
6 4 (2.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.62%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.08%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Eze OMS
1 4 (2.16%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.70%) SaaS
4 4 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.16%) Force.com
5 3 (1.62%) GitHub
6 1 (0.54%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.54%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 45 (24.32%) Internet
2 41 (22.16%) Intranet
3 6 (3.24%) HTTP
4 2 (1.08%) FTP
5 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 49 (26.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 46 (24.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (13.51%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (7.03%) MongoDB
6 13 (7.03%) MySQL
6 13 (7.03%) Redis
7 10 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (4.32%) Couchbase
9 8 (4.32%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (3.24%) Big Data
12 5 (2.70%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.16%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (2.16%) Hadoop
13 4 (2.16%) HBase
Development Applications
1 43 (23.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 20 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 18 (9.73%) Jenkins
5 17 (9.19%) Maven
6 7 (3.78%) JIRA
7 6 (3.24%) Subversion
8 5 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.70%) GitLab
8 5 (2.70%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.70%) Mocha
9 3 (1.62%) Mockito
9 3 (1.62%) RSpec
9 3 (1.62%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.08%) Ant
10 2 (1.08%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.08%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.08%) Selenium
11 1 (0.54%) gulp
General
1 78 (42.16%) Finance
2 19 (10.27%) Front Office
3 10 (5.41%) Banking
3 10 (5.41%) Marketing
4 7 (3.78%) Games
5 6 (3.24%) Advertising
6 5 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.70%) Retail
7 4 (2.16%) Law
7 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.62%) Prime Brokerage
9 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (47.03%) .NET
2 73 (39.46%) HTML
3 70 (37.84%) CSS
4 63 (34.05%) HTML5
5 60 (32.43%) ASP.NET
6 58 (31.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 58 (31.35%) CSS3
7 47 (25.41%) Web Services
8 41 (22.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 41 (22.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 40 (21.62%) .NET Framework
10 38 (20.54%) Entity Framework
11 35 (18.92%) XML
12 32 (17.30%) XSLT
13 29 (15.68%) AngularJS
14 27 (14.59%) REST
15 23 (12.43%) jQuery
16 17 (9.19%) JSON
16 17 (9.19%) Node.js
17 14 (7.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (24.86%) User Experience
2 20 (10.81%) Client/Server
3 17 (9.19%) Fintech
4 12 (6.49%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.86%) Fixed Income
5 9 (4.86%) Physics
6 8 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.24%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (2.70%) Equities
8 5 (2.70%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.70%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.16%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.16%) Online Games
10 3 (1.62%) Derivative
10 3 (1.62%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.62%) Social Media
11 2 (1.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.49%) Linux
2 6 (3.24%) Android
3 5 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (32.97%) MVC
3 56 (30.27%) OO
4 48 (25.95%) Web Development
5 47 (25.41%) SDLC
6 46 (24.86%) TDD
7 45 (24.32%) OOD
8 42 (22.70%) Content Management
9 41 (22.16%) ITIL
9 41 (22.16%) UML
10 36 (19.46%) Release Management
10 36 (19.46%) Scrum
11 34 (18.38%) Configuration Management
12 32 (17.30%) Change Management
12 32 (17.30%) Dependency Injection
12 32 (17.30%) SOA
12 32 (17.30%) Test Scripting
12 32 (17.30%) UX Design
12 32 (17.30%) Web Accessibility
13 24 (12.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 71 (38.38%) C#
3 68 (36.76%) Java
4 52 (28.11%) SQL
5 32 (17.30%) XPath
6 16 (8.65%) Scala
7 13 (7.03%) C++
8 11 (5.95%) Ruby
9 10 (5.41%) PHP
9 10 (5.41%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.41%) Python
10 8 (4.32%) VBA
11 6 (3.24%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.70%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.16%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.08%) ES6
15 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.54%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.54%) Go
15 1 (0.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (28.65%) QA
2 5 (2.70%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (11.35%) Docker
2 4 (2.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) Kubernetes
1 4 (2.16%) Puppet
2 3 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.54%) Ansible
3 1 (0.54%) Oozie
Vendors
1 52 (28.11%) Microsoft
2 41 (22.16%) EPiServer
3 13 (7.03%) Oracle
4 11 (5.95%) Tableau
5 10 (5.41%) PayPal
6 6 (3.24%) Sybase
7 5 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.16%) Adobe
8 4 (2.16%) Bloomberg
8 4 (2.16%) Charles River
8 4 (2.16%) Eze Software Group
9 3 (1.62%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.62%) Coverity
9 3 (1.62%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.08%) Dundas
10 2 (1.08%) ION Trading
10 2 (1.08%) Solace
11 1 (0.54%) Demandware
11 1 (0.54%) Google
11 1 (0.54%) hybris
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits / Flexi
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £77000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago