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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 181 187 200
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 72 56 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 0.85% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.89% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 73
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% +4.44%
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
6944 6311 8108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.41% 96.22% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 5112 7026
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +10 31 £60,000 +17.07% 5
Cambridgeshire +6 18 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Suffolk +2 8 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Essex -13 8 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Bedfordshire 0 4 £46,250 -11.90%
Norfolk -1 3 £50,410 +26.02%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 58 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (46.28%) C#
3 54 (44.63%) .NET
4 53 (43.80%) SQL Server
5 50 (41.32%) Java
6 44 (36.36%) CSS
7 43 (35.54%) SQL
8 41 (33.88%) HTML
9 37 (30.58%) JavaScript
10 34 (28.10%) ASP.NET
10 34 (28.10%) Oracle
11 31 (25.62%) Software Engineering
12 30 (24.79%) OO
13 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
14 25 (20.66%) MySQL
15 24 (19.83%) E-Commerce
15 24 (19.83%) MVC
16 23 (19.01%) jQuery
17 21 (17.36%) SharePoint
17 21 (17.36%) J2EE
18 20 (16.53%) Degree
18 20 (16.53%) hybris
18 20 (16.53%) Demandware
19 19 (15.70%) Web Services
19 19 (15.70%) OOP
19 19 (15.70%) ATG
20 17 (14.05%) TDD
21 15 (12.40%) Content Management
21 15 (12.40%) JSP
21 15 (12.40%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (17.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.09%) Apache
3 9 (7.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.13%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.48%) JBoss
5 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.83%) WordPress
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.65%) IaaS
3 2 (1.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) Internet
2 3 (2.48%) SSH
2 3 (2.48%) Intranet
2 3 (2.48%) DAB
3 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (43.80%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.66%) MySQL
3 14 (11.57%) DB2
4 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.13%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.48%) QlikView
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.96%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.13%) Selenium
5 4 (3.31%) Subversion
6 3 (2.48%) Grunt
6 3 (2.48%) NUnit
6 3 (2.48%) Maven
6 3 (2.48%) NCrunch
7 2 (1.65%) Moq
7 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.65%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Marketing
3 6 (4.96%) Retail
4 5 (4.13%) Automotive
5 3 (2.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (44.63%) .NET
2 44 (36.36%) CSS
3 41 (33.88%) HTML
4 34 (28.10%) ASP.NET
5 23 (19.01%) jQuery
6 21 (17.36%) J2EE
7 19 (15.70%) Web Services
8 15 (12.40%) JSP
9 14 (11.57%) .NET Framework
10 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (7.44%) LINQ
12 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (5.79%) WinForms
13 7 (5.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (5.79%) XML
14 6 (4.96%) Spring
14 6 (4.96%) HTML5
14 6 (4.96%) WCF
14 6 (4.96%) WPF
15 5 (4.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) N-Tier
2 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.96%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.96%) User Experience
3 5 (4.13%) RIA
4 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.48%) Open Source
5 3 (2.48%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.48%) GIS
5 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.83%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.26%) Apple iOS
1 10 (8.26%) Android
2 9 (7.44%) UNIX
2 9 (7.44%) Windows
3 6 (4.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.62%) Software Engineering
3 30 (24.79%) OO
4 24 (19.83%) E-Commerce
4 24 (19.83%) MVC
5 19 (15.70%) OOP
6 17 (14.05%) TDD
7 15 (12.40%) Content Management
8 13 (10.74%) Scrum
9 10 (8.26%) UML
10 7 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.96%) Multithreading
12 5 (4.13%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (4.13%) Kanban
12 5 (4.13%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.13%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (4.13%) Information Management
12 5 (4.13%) OOD
13 4 (3.31%) CRM
13 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 56 (46.28%) C#
2 50 (41.32%) Java
3 43 (35.54%) SQL
4 37 (30.58%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.40%) VB.NET
6 12 (9.92%) C++
7 11 (9.09%) PHP
8 10 (8.26%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.96%) C
10 3 (2.48%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.65%) Python
11 2 (1.65%) Ruby
12 1 (0.83%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.65%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Firmware
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) cPanel
Vendors
1 34 (28.10%) Oracle
2 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.53%) hybris
3 20 (16.53%) Demandware
4 19 (15.70%) ATG
5 14 (11.57%) DataCash
5 14 (11.57%) Ogone
6 5 (4.13%) Intershop
7 4 (3.31%) Google
8 1 (0.83%) Endeca
8 1 (0.83%) Tableau
8 1 (0.83%) ExactTarget
8 1 (0.83%) Open Text
8 1 (0.83%) VMware
8 1 (0.83%) Adobe
Suffolk
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 per Annum + Ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago