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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 185 170 183
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 74 95 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 1.32% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.37% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 60
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £37,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,250 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +7.65%
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
6735 6957 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.55% 96.75% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5506 5648 5392
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +18 33 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire -16 18 £66,500 +10.83%
Bedfordshire -4 12 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Suffolk -17 7 £39,500 -16.84% 1
Norfolk +11 2 £47,500 -5.77% 1
Essex -4 2 £75,000 +63.04% 2
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 82 (50.93%) .NET
2 77 (47.83%) C#
3 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (40.37%) JavaScript
5 59 (36.65%) Java
6 52 (32.30%) MVC
7 47 (29.19%) Games
8 44 (27.33%) TDD
9 42 (26.09%) Scrum
10 41 (25.47%) SQL
11 36 (22.36%) HTML
11 36 (22.36%) BDD
12 34 (21.12%) ASP.NET
12 34 (21.12%) Jenkins
13 33 (20.50%) Node.js
14 31 (19.25%) Finance
15 30 (18.63%) Technical Analysis
16 28 (17.39%) CSS
17 27 (16.77%) Degree
18 26 (16.15%) NoSQL
18 26 (16.15%) SQL Server
19 25 (15.53%) Elasticsearch
20 24 (14.91%) Couchbase
20 24 (14.91%) Microsoft
20 24 (14.91%) Puppet
20 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
20 24 (14.91%) WCF
21 23 (14.29%) Kanban
21 23 (14.29%) Software Engineering
21 23 (14.29%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 33 (20.50%) Node.js
2 25 (15.53%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.07%) IIS
4 7 (4.35%) Drupal
5 4 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.48%) NServiceBus
5 4 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.86%) Apache
7 2 (1.24%) JBoss
8 1 (0.62%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) nginx
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.62%) Magento
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.32%) OpenShift
3 5 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) HTTP
2 4 (2.48%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.24%) SSL
4 1 (0.62%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.15%) NoSQL
1 26 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.91%) Couchbase
3 14 (8.70%) PowerPivot
3 14 (8.70%) QlikView
4 9 (5.59%) MySQL
4 9 (5.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.48%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.48%) OLAP
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.86%) RavenDB
7 3 (1.86%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.62%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (21.12%) Jenkins
2 21 (13.04%) NUnit
3 14 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.70%) Toad
4 5 (3.11%) Maven
5 4 (2.48%) Fiddler
5 4 (2.48%) JIRA
5 4 (2.48%) NCrunch
5 4 (2.48%) Subversion
5 4 (2.48%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.86%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.24%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.24%) Gradle
7 2 (1.24%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.24%) JUnit
7 2 (1.24%) Selenium
7 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (29.19%) Games
2 31 (19.25%) Finance
3 18 (11.18%) Banking
4 6 (3.73%) Retail
5 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (50.93%) .NET
2 36 (22.36%) HTML
3 34 (21.12%) ASP.NET
4 28 (17.39%) CSS
5 24 (14.91%) WCF
6 22 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (13.66%) jQuery
7 21 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 21 (13.04%) Entity Framework
8 19 (11.80%) AngularJS
8 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (11.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 17 (10.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (9.94%) Web Services
11 15 (9.32%) HTML5
11 15 (9.32%) XML
12 14 (8.70%) RESTful
13 12 (7.45%) Hibernate
13 12 (7.45%) Spring
14 10 (6.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.48%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.86%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.86%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (1.86%) Social Media
5 3 (1.86%) User Experience
6 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.97%) Android
1 8 (4.97%) Windows
2 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.11%) Unix
4 4 (2.48%) Linux
4 4 (2.48%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (32.30%) MVC
3 44 (27.33%) TDD
4 42 (26.09%) Scrum
5 36 (22.36%) BDD
6 30 (18.63%) Technical Analysis
7 23 (14.29%) Kanban
7 23 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 23 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 21 (13.04%) Open Source
9 19 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (11.80%) DevOps
9 19 (11.80%) Unit Testing
10 17 (10.56%) Product Management
10 17 (10.56%) UML
11 16 (9.94%) High Availability
12 14 (8.70%) Analytics
12 14 (8.70%) OO
13 13 (8.07%) SOA
14 11 (6.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (47.83%) C#
2 65 (40.37%) JavaScript
3 59 (36.65%) Java
4 41 (25.47%) SQL
5 11 (6.83%) PHP
6 9 (5.59%) Ruby
6 9 (5.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.97%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.11%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.11%) XPath
9 3 (1.86%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.24%) C
10 2 (1.24%) C++
10 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.62%) Python
11 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (16.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (14.91%) Puppet
2 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.62%) logstash
3 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.62%) StatsD
Vendors
1 24 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.70%) Cognos
3 10 (6.21%) Google
4 7 (4.35%) Oracle
5 4 (2.48%) Adobe
5 4 (2.48%) webMethods
6 1 (0.62%) Apple
6 1 (0.62%) DoubleClick
6 1 (0.62%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) New Relic
6 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.62%) SAP
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