The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 181 214 189
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 81 69 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.07% 0.80% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.84% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 85
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7271 8227 8200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.53% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5955 6841 7139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +15 24 £52,500 -2.32% 5
Hertfordshire +10 21 £67,500 +68.75% 4
Suffolk +19 14 £47,500 +5.55%
Essex +9 13 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Bedfordshire +8 7 £43,750 -7.89%
Norfolk +3 2 £40,250 -1.22%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 68 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (40.52%) .NET
3 59 (38.56%) Java
4 57 (37.25%) C#
5 56 (36.60%) SQL Server
6 52 (33.99%) HTML
6 52 (33.99%) JavaScript
7 44 (28.76%) SQL
7 44 (28.76%) ASP.NET
8 39 (25.49%) OO
9 37 (24.18%) CSS
10 35 (22.88%) MVC
11 34 (22.22%) Software Engineering
12 33 (21.57%) J2EE
12 33 (21.57%) MySQL
13 32 (20.92%) Oracle
14 31 (20.26%) TDD
14 31 (20.26%) jQuery
15 28 (18.30%) PHP
16 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
17 24 (15.69%) Spring
18 22 (14.38%) .NET Framework
18 22 (14.38%) E-Commerce
19 21 (13.73%) Web Services
19 21 (13.73%) Degree
19 21 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (13.73%) HTML5
19 21 (13.73%) hybris
19 21 (13.73%) Demandware
20 20 (13.07%) ATG

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 13 (8.50%) Apache
1 13 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 8 (5.23%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.58%) IIS
5 5 (3.27%) WordPress
6 4 (2.61%) JBoss
6 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.96%) CMS
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.61%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.96%) InDesign
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.61%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.31%) PaaS
3 2 (1.31%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) HTTP
2 7 (4.58%) Internet
3 6 (3.92%) DAB
3 6 (3.92%) SSH
4 2 (1.31%) Intranet
5 1 (0.65%) Firewall
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.60%) SQL Server
2 33 (21.57%) MySQL
3 12 (7.84%) DB2
4 9 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.61%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (9.80%) Maven
2 13 (8.50%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 11 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.54%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.58%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.92%) Grunt
8 5 (3.27%) Xcode
9 4 (2.61%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.61%) Ant
9 4 (2.61%) Subversion
10 3 (1.96%) NUnit
10 3 (1.96%) Selenium
10 3 (1.96%) NCrunch
11 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.65%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.54%) Marketing
2 6 (3.92%) Finance
3 4 (2.61%) Banking
3 4 (2.61%) Retail
4 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.31%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Hindi Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (40.52%) .NET
2 52 (33.99%) HTML
3 44 (28.76%) ASP.NET
4 37 (24.18%) CSS
5 33 (21.57%) J2EE
6 31 (20.26%) jQuery
7 24 (15.69%) Spring
8 22 (14.38%) .NET Framework
9 21 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (13.73%) HTML5
9 21 (13.73%) Web Services
10 17 (11.11%) LAMP
11 12 (7.84%) Struts
11 12 (7.84%) XML
11 12 (7.84%) JSP
11 12 (7.84%) Entity Framework
12 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (5.88%) Hibernate
13 9 (5.88%) JPA
13 9 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 8 (5.23%) MPEG
3 7 (4.58%) User Experience
4 6 (3.92%) Open Source
4 6 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.27%) iPad
5 5 (3.27%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.27%) RIA
5 5 (3.27%) iPhone
5 5 (3.27%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.27%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.27%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.31%) Blog
7 2 (1.31%) GIS
7 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.65%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.50%) Android
1 13 (8.50%) Apple iOS
2 12 (7.84%) Windows
3 8 (5.23%) Linux
4 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.49%) OO
3 35 (22.88%) MVC
4 34 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 31 (20.26%) TDD
6 22 (14.38%) E-Commerce
7 17 (11.11%) OOP
8 13 (8.50%) Scrum
8 13 (8.50%) Web Development
9 12 (7.84%) Content Management
10 11 (7.19%) UML
11 8 (5.23%) CRM
11 8 (5.23%) SOA
11 8 (5.23%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (4.58%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.58%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.92%) Marketing Strategy
14 5 (3.27%) Mobile Development
14 5 (3.27%) Android Development
14 5 (3.27%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.56%) Java
2 57 (37.25%) C#
3 52 (33.99%) JavaScript
4 44 (28.76%) SQL
5 28 (18.30%) PHP
6 13 (8.50%) C++
7 8 (5.23%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.23%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.92%) C
9 5 (3.27%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.61%) VB
11 3 (1.96%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.96%) PHP5
12 2 (1.31%) Python
12 2 (1.31%) VB6
13 1 (0.65%) Ruby
13 1 (0.65%) VC++
13 1 (0.65%) VBScript
13 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (13.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.31%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.92%) Firmware
2 4 (2.61%) NFS
3 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) cPanel
Vendors
1 32 (20.92%) Oracle
2 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
3 21 (13.73%) hybris
3 21 (13.73%) Demandware
4 20 (13.07%) ATG
5 12 (7.84%) DataCash
5 12 (7.84%) Ogone
6 9 (5.88%) Intershop
7 8 (5.23%) Adobe
8 5 (3.27%) Endeca
9 4 (2.61%) IBM
10 3 (1.96%) Google
11 2 (1.31%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.65%) ExactTarget
12 1 (0.65%) OpenText
12 1 (0.65%) VMware
12 1 (0.65%) Tableau
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