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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 201 184 195
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 66 64 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 0.93% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.97% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 91
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £42,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
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
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
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 £60,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hertfordshire -5 27 £60,000 +6.66% 4
Cambridgeshire -8 18 £50,000 -9.09%
Essex -6 7 £42,000 -4.54%
Bedfordshire -7 7 £35,000 -33.33%
Norfolk +4 4 £50,410 +26.02%
Suffolk +5 3 £46,250 -2.63%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (50.00%) C#
2 52 (47.27%) .NET
3 48 (43.64%) SQL Server
4 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (40.00%) CSS
6 42 (38.18%) HTML
7 40 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 39 (35.45%) SQL
8 39 (35.45%) Java
9 34 (30.91%) ASP.NET
10 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 28 (25.45%) MVC
12 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
12 27 (24.55%) OO
13 25 (22.73%) E-Commerce
13 25 (22.73%) Oracle
14 23 (20.91%) MySQL
15 22 (20.00%) jQuery
16 20 (18.18%) SharePoint
16 20 (18.18%) OOP
17 19 (17.27%) J2EE
18 17 (15.45%) TDD
19 16 (14.55%) Demandware
19 16 (14.55%) hybris
19 16 (14.55%) Degree
20 15 (13.64%) VB.NET
20 15 (13.64%) ATG
21 14 (12.73%) Web Services
22 13 (11.82%) JSP
22 13 (11.82%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.82%) Apache
3 8 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.82%) CMS
5 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.91%) JBoss
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
2 3 (2.73%) Intranet
3 1 (0.91%) DAB
3 1 (0.91%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.91%) MySQL
3 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.91%) DB2
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.73%) QlikView
6 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.55%) Moq
3 5 (4.55%) Subversion
4 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.82%) NCrunch
5 2 (1.82%) NUnit
6 1 (0.91%) Maven
6 1 (0.91%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.91%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.91%) Grunt
General
1 9 (8.18%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Retail
3 5 (4.55%) Marketing
3 5 (4.55%) Automotive
4 3 (2.73%) Back Office
4 3 (2.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (47.27%) .NET
2 44 (40.00%) CSS
3 42 (38.18%) HTML
4 34 (30.91%) ASP.NET
5 22 (20.00%) jQuery
6 19 (17.27%) J2EE
7 14 (12.73%) Web Services
8 13 (11.82%) JSP
9 12 (10.91%) .NET Framework
10 11 (10.00%) WCF
10 11 (10.00%) LINQ
10 11 (10.00%) HTML5
11 9 (8.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (7.27%) WPF
12 8 (7.27%) WinForms
13 6 (5.45%) Spring
13 6 (5.45%) Ajax
14 5 (4.55%) LAMP
14 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.45%) User Experience
3 4 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.64%) Social Media
4 3 (2.73%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.82%) RIA
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Blog
6 1 (0.91%) GIS
6 1 (0.91%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
1 10 (9.09%) Linux
1 10 (9.09%) Android
1 10 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.45%) MVC
3 27 (24.55%) OO
3 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
4 25 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 20 (18.18%) OOP
6 17 (15.45%) TDD
7 13 (11.82%) Scrum
7 13 (11.82%) Content Management
8 9 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.18%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.27%) OOD
10 6 (5.45%) CRM
11 5 (4.55%) UML
11 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.55%) Product Management
12 4 (3.64%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.64%) Web Development
12 4 (3.64%) Extreme Programming
12 4 (3.64%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.00%) C#
2 40 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 39 (35.45%) SQL
3 39 (35.45%) Java
4 15 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 13 (11.82%) T-SQL
6 12 (10.91%) PHP
7 8 (7.27%) C++
8 5 (4.55%) C
9 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.73%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.82%) Python
10 2 (1.82%) Groovy
11 1 (0.91%) Ruby
11 1 (0.91%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) MOM
2 1 (0.91%) cPanel
Vendors
1 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.73%) Oracle
3 16 (14.55%) hybris
3 16 (14.55%) Demandware
4 15 (13.64%) ATG
5 12 (10.91%) DataCash
5 12 (10.91%) Ogone
6 4 (3.64%) Google
7 3 (2.73%) Intershop
8 1 (0.91%) Endeca
8 1 (0.91%) Open Text
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau
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