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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 214 144 175
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 48 104 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 1.44% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.52% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 91 102
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +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
7589 6859 8596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.98% 94.70% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6253 5881 7323
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 16 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bedfordshire 0 12 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hertfordshire -36 8 £55,000 -10.20%
Suffolk -3 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Norfolk +1 4 £45,000 -
Essex 0 3 £41,250 -31.25%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 73 (56.15%) C#
2 68 (52.31%) .NET
3 59 (45.38%) JavaScript
4 52 (40.00%) HTML
5 50 (38.46%) CSS
6 44 (33.85%) SQL Server
7 42 (32.31%) SQL
7 42 (32.31%) Microsoft
8 40 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 40 (30.77%) MVC
9 37 (28.46%) Scrum
10 35 (26.92%) TDD
11 34 (26.15%) HTML5
12 33 (25.38%) Java
13 32 (24.62%) OO
14 29 (22.31%) WCF
14 29 (22.31%) jQuery
15 28 (21.54%) Web Services
16 26 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 26 (20.00%) .NET Framework
17 22 (16.92%) LINQ
18 21 (16.15%) Oracle
18 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (16.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 20 (15.38%) Windows
19 20 (15.38%) MS Excel
19 20 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
20 19 (14.62%) MySQL
20 19 (14.62%) Finance
21 18 (13.85%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 16 (12.31%) Apache
3 14 (10.77%) WebLogic
4 12 (9.23%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.85%) Drupal
5 5 (3.85%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.08%) CMS
7 2 (1.54%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.77%) Node.js
8 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.77%) StreamWeaver
8 1 (0.77%) FormScape
Applications
1 20 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) DOC1
2 1 (0.77%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (5.38%) Force.com
2 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) HTTP
2 2 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.77%) WEP
3 1 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (14.62%) MySQL
4 18 (13.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.85%) QlikView
9 4 (3.08%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.31%) Big Data
11 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Subversion
1 16 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.77%) Moq
3 11 (8.46%) Selenium
3 11 (8.46%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.92%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.85%) JIRA
5 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.54%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.54%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.54%) Sahi
6 2 (1.54%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.54%) MSTest
6 2 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.54%) NUnit
6 2 (1.54%) Maven
6 2 (1.54%) WATIR
6 2 (1.54%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.54%) Selenium IDE
General
1 19 (14.62%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Back Office
3 3 (2.31%) Advertising
4 2 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (52.31%) .NET
2 52 (40.00%) HTML
3 50 (38.46%) CSS
4 40 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 34 (26.15%) HTML5
6 29 (22.31%) WCF
6 29 (22.31%) jQuery
7 28 (21.54%) Web Services
8 26 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 22 (16.92%) LINQ
10 21 (16.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (13.85%) WPF
12 17 (13.08%) WinForms
13 15 (11.54%) Spring
13 15 (11.54%) XML
13 15 (11.54%) CSS3
14 13 (10.00%) J2EE
14 13 (10.00%) Silverlight
15 11 (8.46%) Ajax
16 10 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.85%) Open Source
3 5 (3.85%) Social Media
4 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.77%) GIS
6 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.38%) Windows
2 13 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (2.31%) Android
3 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.77%) MVC
2 37 (28.46%) Scrum
3 35 (26.92%) TDD
4 32 (24.62%) OO
5 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.31%) Software Engineering
6 16 (12.31%) OOP
6 16 (12.31%) OOD
7 15 (11.54%) Multithreading
8 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 12 (9.23%) Project Management
10 10 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.92%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.92%) BDD
12 8 (6.15%) SOA
12 8 (6.15%) Web Development
12 8 (6.15%) CRM
13 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.38%) Service Management
14 6 (4.62%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (56.15%) C#
2 59 (45.38%) JavaScript
3 42 (32.31%) SQL
4 33 (25.38%) Java
5 18 (13.85%) T-SQL
6 12 (9.23%) PHP
7 7 (5.38%) Apex Code
7 7 (5.38%) Python
7 7 (5.38%) Ruby
8 4 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.08%) C++
9 2 (1.54%) C
9 2 (1.54%) Groovy
9 2 (1.54%) F#
10 1 (0.77%) PHP5
10 1 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (12.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 42 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.15%) Oracle
3 9 (6.92%) JBoss
4 7 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.85%) Sybase
6 4 (3.08%) Google
7 2 (1.54%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.77%) Zend
8 1 (0.77%) Apple
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