The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 38 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.87% 0.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
241 224 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.77% 98.25% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 205 187 176
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Croydon region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Croydon

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 19 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 18 (94.74%) WinForms
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 13 (68.42%) jQuery
5 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
6 11 (57.89%) TDD
6 11 (57.89%) C
7 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) WCF
7 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (26.32%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) OOD
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
10 3 (15.79%) WF
10 3 (15.79%) Workflow
10 3 (15.79%) XML Schema
10 3 (15.79%) XML
10 3 (15.79%) Classic ASP
11 2 (10.53%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 2 (10.53%) SQL
11 2 (10.53%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
12 1 (5.26%) Legal

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 19 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 19 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) PerformancePoint
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) WinForms
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 13 (68.42%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) WF
5 3 (15.79%) XML Schema
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) OOD
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) C
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL