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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 213 193 200
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 47 50 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.71% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.74% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 80
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
7466 6769 8805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 95.85% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6076 5690 7552
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 +16 20 £59,500 +25.26% 7
Hertfordshire -19 11 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Bedfordshire -9 10 £52,500 - 1
Norfolk +14 4 £41,250 +37.50%
Essex 0 2 £50,000 +13.63% 1
Suffolk 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 57 (53.27%) C#
2 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (44.86%) .NET
4 37 (34.58%) SQL
5 36 (33.64%) CSS
6 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
7 34 (31.78%) SQL Server
7 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
8 33 (30.84%) HTML
8 33 (30.84%) Java
9 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
9 28 (26.17%) TDD
9 28 (26.17%) MVC
10 25 (23.36%) Oracle
11 24 (22.43%) SharePoint
11 24 (22.43%) Scrum
12 20 (18.69%) OO
12 20 (18.69%) Apache
13 19 (17.76%) Web Services
14 18 (16.82%) Finance
15 17 (15.89%) WCF
15 17 (15.89%) jQuery
15 17 (15.89%) HTML5
16 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
17 15 (14.02%) MySQL
17 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
17 15 (14.02%) .NET Framework
18 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (13.08%) T-SQL
18 14 (13.08%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 24 (22.43%) SharePoint
2 20 (18.69%) Apache
3 11 (10.28%) WebLogic
4 9 (8.41%) JBoss
4 9 (8.41%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.67%) Drupal
7 2 (1.87%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.87%) CMS
8 1 (0.93%) StreamWeaver
8 1 (0.93%) FormScape
8 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) DOC1
2 1 (0.93%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.02%) MySQL
3 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.67%) QlikView
7 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.80%) DB2
10 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Selenium
1 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.48%) Moq
2 8 (7.48%) Subversion
2 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.87%) Maven
6 2 (1.87%) JIRA
6 2 (1.87%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (16.82%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Automotive
2 3 (2.80%) Back Office
2 3 (2.80%) Retail
2 3 (2.80%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Billing
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.86%) .NET
2 36 (33.64%) CSS
3 33 (30.84%) HTML
4 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
5 19 (17.76%) Web Services
6 17 (15.89%) WCF
6 17 (15.89%) jQuery
6 17 (15.89%) HTML5
7 15 (14.02%) .NET Framework
8 14 (13.08%) J2EE
9 13 (12.15%) XML
9 13 (12.15%) Spring
9 13 (12.15%) LINQ
10 12 (11.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (9.35%) WinForms
11 10 (9.35%) WPF
12 9 (8.41%) CSS3
13 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (6.54%) Silverlight
14 6 (5.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.61%) User Experience
3 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.74%) Social Media
5 2 (1.87%) Open Source
6 1 (0.93%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.28%) Windows
2 9 (8.41%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) UNIX
4 2 (1.87%) Android
4 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.17%) TDD
2 28 (26.17%) MVC
3 24 (22.43%) Scrum
4 20 (18.69%) OO
5 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
7 12 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.21%) Multithreading
8 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.28%) OOD
9 10 (9.35%) OOP
10 7 (6.54%) CRM
10 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.61%) Project Management
11 6 (5.61%) Information Management
11 6 (5.61%) BDD
12 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 57 (53.27%) C#
2 37 (34.58%) SQL
3 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 33 (30.84%) Java
5 14 (13.08%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.28%) VB.NET
7 9 (8.41%) PHP
8 5 (4.67%) Ruby
9 4 (3.74%) C++
10 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.87%) Groovy
10 2 (1.87%) Python
11 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.93%) SOQL
11 1 (0.93%) PHP5
11 1 (0.93%) Perl
11 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 25 (23.36%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) hybris
3 4 (3.74%) Demandware
3 4 (3.74%) ATG
4 3 (2.80%) DataCash
4 3 (2.80%) Ogone
4 3 (2.80%) Sybase
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Zend
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