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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 191 202 164
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 78 81 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.03% 0.96% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.00% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 66 99
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £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
7245 8067 7897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.91% 95.35% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5972 6731 6878
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 £25,500 £26,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Hertfordshire +14 25 £55,000 +19.56% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 21 £52,500 +7.69% 3
Suffolk +10 15 £47,500 +5.55%
Essex +5 12 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Bedfordshire -1 6 £40,750 -14.21%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (37.91%) .NET
3 56 (36.60%) Java
4 55 (35.95%) JavaScript
5 54 (35.29%) C#
6 48 (31.37%) HTML
7 43 (28.10%) SQL Server
7 43 (28.10%) TDD
7 43 (28.10%) MVC
8 42 (27.45%) ASP.NET
9 41 (26.80%) SQL
10 39 (25.49%) OO
11 32 (20.92%) Software Engineering
12 30 (19.61%) PHP
12 30 (19.61%) jQuery
13 29 (18.95%) Spring
13 29 (18.95%) CSS
14 28 (18.30%) J2EE
14 28 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (18.30%) HTML5
15 25 (16.34%) .NET Framework
15 25 (16.34%) Oracle
16 23 (15.03%) MySQL
17 22 (14.38%) LAMP
18 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
19 20 (13.07%) Scrum
20 19 (12.42%) E-Commerce
20 19 (12.42%) Degree
21 17 (11.11%) Maven
21 17 (11.11%) hybris

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (9.80%) Apache
2 11 (7.19%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.54%) WebSphere
4 8 (5.23%) IIS
5 7 (4.58%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.58%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.27%) WordPress
7 4 (2.61%) JBoss
8 3 (1.96%) CMS
8 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) InDesign
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Fredhopper
2 5 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.31%) PaaS
2 2 (1.31%) IaaS
3 1 (0.65%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.50%) HTTP
2 5 (3.27%) DAB
2 5 (3.27%) SSH
3 3 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.03%) MySQL
3 10 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.92%) DB2
7 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (11.11%) Maven
2 13 (8.50%) TeamCity
2 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.50%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 10 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.58%) Xcode
6 6 (3.92%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.92%) Ant
7 5 (3.27%) Grunt
8 4 (2.61%) ReSharper
8 4 (2.61%) Subversion
8 4 (2.61%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.96%) NCrunch
9 3 (1.96%) NUnit
9 3 (1.96%) Selenium
10 2 (1.31%) JIRA
11 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (5.88%) Marketing
2 5 (3.27%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Banking
3 4 (2.61%) Retail
3 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.65%) Billing
4 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.65%) French Language
4 1 (0.65%) German Language
4 1 (0.65%) Hindi Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (37.91%) .NET
2 48 (31.37%) HTML
3 42 (27.45%) ASP.NET
4 30 (19.61%) jQuery
5 29 (18.95%) Spring
5 29 (18.95%) CSS
6 28 (18.30%) J2EE
6 28 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (18.30%) HTML5
7 25 (16.34%) .NET Framework
8 22 (14.38%) LAMP
9 16 (10.46%) Web Services
10 14 (9.15%) Struts
10 14 (9.15%) Entity Framework
10 14 (9.15%) AngularJS
11 13 (8.50%) FFmpeg
12 12 (7.84%) XML
13 11 (7.19%) Spring MVC
13 11 (7.19%) JPA
14 9 (5.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.50%) MPEG
2 8 (5.23%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.23%) User Experience
3 7 (4.58%) iPhone
3 7 (4.58%) iPad
3 7 (4.58%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.58%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.27%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.96%) RIA
6 3 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.31%) GIS
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.65%) Ergonomics
8 1 (0.65%) EPoS
8 1 (0.65%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.11%) Windows
2 12 (7.84%) Android
2 12 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.54%) Linux
4 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.10%) TDD
2 43 (28.10%) MVC
3 39 (25.49%) OO
4 32 (20.92%) Software Engineering
5 20 (13.07%) Scrum
6 19 (12.42%) E-Commerce
7 16 (10.46%) SDLC
8 13 (8.50%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (8.50%) Web Development
9 12 (7.84%) OOP
10 11 (7.19%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.54%) SOA
12 9 (5.88%) Android Development
12 9 (5.88%) iOS Development
13 8 (5.23%) UML
13 8 (5.23%) CRM
14 7 (4.58%) Mobile Development
14 7 (4.58%) Unit Testing
15 6 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.60%) Java
2 55 (35.95%) JavaScript
3 54 (35.29%) C#
4 41 (26.80%) SQL
5 30 (19.61%) PHP
6 11 (7.19%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.54%) C++
8 9 (5.88%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.27%) C
10 4 (2.61%) PHP5
10 4 (2.61%) VB
10 4 (2.61%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.96%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.31%) VB6
12 2 (1.31%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.65%) Ruby
13 1 (0.65%) VC++
13 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (12.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.31%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) 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 5 (3.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 25 (16.34%) Oracle
2 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.11%) hybris
4 16 (10.46%) Demandware
4 16 (10.46%) ATG
5 10 (6.54%) Intershop
5 10 (6.54%) Adobe
6 7 (4.58%) Endeca
7 6 (3.92%) IBM
7 6 (3.92%) DataCash
7 6 (3.92%) Ogone
8 4 (2.61%) New Relic
9 2 (1.31%) PayPal
9 2 (1.31%) Facebook
9 2 (1.31%) Twitter
9 2 (1.31%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.65%) OpenText
10 1 (0.65%) VMware
10 1 (0.65%) Tableau
10 1 (0.65%) ExactTarget
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago