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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 205 215 135
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 60 57 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.71% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.75% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 113
Average salary £51,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,650 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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
7127 7645 7252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.91% 95.86% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 6385 6208
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +23 23 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Hertfordshire -12 13 £52,500 -
Essex +3 9 £53,750 +19.44%
Norfolk +4 6 £49,500 +10.00% 2
Suffolk -11 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bedfordshire -14 4 £44,250 -15.71% 1
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (44.76%) JavaScript
3 59 (41.26%) .NET
4 54 (37.76%) C#
5 53 (37.06%) HTML
6 52 (36.36%) TDD
6 52 (36.36%) MVC
7 46 (32.17%) ASP.NET
8 44 (30.77%) Java
9 41 (28.67%) SQL
10 38 (26.57%) OO
11 37 (25.87%) HTML5
12 36 (25.17%) jQuery
13 34 (23.78%) Spring
14 32 (22.38%) SQL Server
15 30 (20.98%) PHP
16 27 (18.88%) Maven
16 27 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (17.48%) Scrum
18 23 (16.08%) J2EE
19 22 (15.38%) XML
19 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
19 22 (15.38%) .NET Framework
20 21 (14.69%) CSS
20 21 (14.69%) LAMP
21 19 (13.29%) Web Services
21 19 (13.29%) MySQL
21 19 (13.29%) AngularJS
21 19 (13.29%) Jenkins
21 19 (13.29%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (10.49%) Apache
2 9 (6.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.59%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.90%) IIS
5 5 (3.50%) JBoss
6 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.80%) WordPress
7 3 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.10%) CMS
8 2 (1.40%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.10%) InDesign
3 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Fredhopper
2 4 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) HTTP
2 3 (2.10%) DAB
2 3 (2.10%) SSH
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.29%) MySQL
3 8 (5.59%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.10%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (18.88%) Maven
2 19 (13.29%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.79%) Git (software)
4 13 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 11 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 8 (5.59%) Eclipse
6 8 (5.59%) Ant
6 8 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.90%) Xcode
8 6 (4.20%) Subversion
9 4 (2.80%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.80%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.80%) Grunt
9 4 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.40%) JIRA
11 1 (0.70%) JUnit
11 1 (0.70%) Selenium
11 1 (0.70%) Moq
11 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.70%) YouTrack
General
1 6 (4.20%) Marketing
2 4 (2.80%) Finance
3 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.70%) French Language
5 1 (0.70%) German Language
5 1 (0.70%) Hindi Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (41.26%) .NET
2 53 (37.06%) HTML
3 46 (32.17%) ASP.NET
4 37 (25.87%) HTML5
5 36 (25.17%) jQuery
6 34 (23.78%) Spring
7 27 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (16.08%) J2EE
9 22 (15.38%) XML
9 22 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 21 (14.69%) LAMP
10 21 (14.69%) CSS
11 19 (13.29%) Web Services
11 19 (13.29%) AngularJS
12 14 (9.79%) FFmpeg
13 13 (9.09%) Entity Framework
13 13 (9.09%) Hibernate
14 12 (8.39%) Struts
14 12 (8.39%) JPA
15 10 (6.99%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) MPEG
2 12 (8.39%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.59%) User Experience
4 7 (4.90%) iPad
4 7 (4.90%) iPhone
4 7 (4.90%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.50%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.80%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.70%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) EPoS
9 1 (0.70%) GIS
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
9 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Windows
1 12 (8.39%) Android
1 12 (8.39%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (4.20%) Linux
3 2 (1.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.36%) TDD
2 52 (36.36%) MVC
3 38 (26.57%) OO
4 25 (17.48%) Scrum
5 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
7 17 (11.89%) Web Development
8 15 (10.49%) SDLC
9 14 (9.79%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 12 (8.39%) iOS Development
12 11 (7.69%) Android Development
12 11 (7.69%) SOA
13 8 (5.59%) CRM
13 8 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.59%) Mobile Development
13 8 (5.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (4.20%) BDD
15 5 (3.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.76%) JavaScript
2 54 (37.76%) C#
3 44 (30.77%) Java
4 41 (28.67%) SQL
5 30 (20.98%) PHP
6 13 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.80%) PHP5
8 4 (2.80%) C++
8 4 (2.80%) VB
8 4 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.40%) ABAP
9 2 (1.40%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.40%) VB6
10 1 (0.70%) VBScript
10 1 (0.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (9.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) NFS
2 3 (2.10%) Firmware
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) cPanel
Vendors
1 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.19%) Oracle
3 11 (7.69%) Adobe
4 8 (5.59%) ATG
4 8 (5.59%) Intershop
4 8 (5.59%) Endeca
4 8 (5.59%) hybris
4 8 (5.59%) Demandware
4 8 (5.59%) IBM
5 4 (2.80%) New Relic
6 2 (1.40%) PayPal
6 2 (1.40%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.40%) Coverity
6 2 (1.40%) Facebook
6 2 (1.40%) Twitter
6 2 (1.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
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