The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 264 289 253
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1055 971 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.98% 0.95% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.01% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 897 864 1071
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Lead Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the England region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in England

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in England

Lead Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 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
London -16 549 £62,500 +4.16% 70
South East -5 134 £52,500 +9.37% 20
Yorkshire +46 102 £50,000 +5.26% 5
North West +24 80 £42,500 -5.55% 23
South West +10 62 £40,000 -11.11% 8
East of England -61 46 £47,500 -5.00% 7
West Midlands +1 40 £42,500 -2.29% 4
East Midlands -12 31 £48,750 -7.14% 3
North East +7 14 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 999 (43.00%) JavaScript
2 946 (40.72%) HTML
3 873 (37.58%) C#
4 855 (36.81%) .NET
5 819 (35.26%) CSS
6 662 (28.50%) Java
7 633 (27.25%) SQL
8 597 (25.70%) MVC
9 561 (24.15%) jQuery
10 552 (23.76%) ASP.NET
11 535 (23.03%) SQL Server
12 499 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
13 487 (20.96%) TDD
14 450 (19.37%) OO
15 448 (19.29%) Scrum
16 406 (17.48%) HTML5
17 398 (17.13%) PHP
18 354 (15.24%) Web Services
19 341 (14.68%) Finance
20 339 (14.59%) MySQL
21 337 (14.51%) XML
22 298 (12.83%) Microsoft
23 283 (12.18%) Linux
24 254 (10.93%) WCF
25 252 (10.85%) E-Commerce
26 228 (9.81%) .NET Framework
27 223 (9.60%) OOP
28 222 (9.56%) CSS3
29 218 (9.38%) Spring
30 216 (9.30%) Git (software)

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 184 (7.92%) SharePoint
2 125 (5.38%) Apache
3 98 (4.22%) CMS
4 94 (4.05%) Node.js
5 83 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 69 (2.97%) WebSphere
7 60 (2.58%) Drupal
8 59 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 56 (2.41%) IIS
10 53 (2.28%) WebLogic
11 52 (2.24%) WordPress
11 52 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 32 (1.38%) Umbraco
13 21 (0.90%) Joomla!
14 19 (0.82%) Apache Solr
14 19 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
15 17 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
15 17 (0.73%) nginx
16 14 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 114 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.39%) MS Office
5 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.086%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.043%) DOC1
7 1 (0.043%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.043%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.043%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.16%) Dynamics GP
1 27 (1.16%) Magento
2 20 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
4 10 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.26%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.086%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.086%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.086%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.086%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.043%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 62 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.12%) SaaS
4 18 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.34%) GitHub
8 7 (0.30%) Office 365
8 7 (0.30%) Force.com
9 3 (0.13%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.043%) Heroku
10 1 (0.043%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 98 (4.22%) HTTP
2 93 (4.00%) Internet
3 42 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 33 (1.42%) SAN
5 30 (1.29%) FTP
6 24 (1.03%) Intranet
7 21 (0.90%) AMQP
8 12 (0.52%) DNS
9 9 (0.39%) SSH
10 6 (0.26%) VoIP
11 5 (0.22%) Extranet
11 5 (0.22%) Firewall
12 4 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
13 3 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.13%) SMTP
13 3 (0.13%) LDAP
13 3 (0.13%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.086%) Bluetooth
14 2 (0.086%) Broadband
14 2 (0.086%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 535 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 339 (14.59%) MySQL
3 128 (5.51%) Relational Database
4 121 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 94 (4.05%) Big Data
6 86 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 77 (3.31%) NoSQL
8 73 (3.14%) MongoDB
9 72 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
10 68 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 61 (2.63%) RDBMS
12 59 (2.54%) Hadoop
13 54 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 41 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
15 32 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (1.29%) QlikView
17 26 (1.12%) Oracle Database
18 23 (0.99%) OLAP
19 18 (0.77%) SQLite
20 17 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 216 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 199 (8.57%) Subversion
3 131 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 98 (4.22%) Maven
5 97 (4.18%) Jenkins
6 84 (3.62%) Visual Studio
7 81 (3.49%) Eclipse
8 75 (3.23%) Selenium
9 66 (2.84%) JUnit
10 65 (2.80%) JIRA
11 57 (2.45%) Ant
12 47 (2.02%) Cucumber
13 38 (1.64%) NUnit
14 29 (1.25%) Hudson
15 25 (1.08%) Mockito
16 23 (0.99%) SpecFlow
17 22 (0.95%) Behat
18 21 (0.90%) PHPUnit
19 20 (0.86%) JBehave
19 20 (0.86%) Moq
General
1 341 (14.68%) Finance
2 106 (4.56%) Banking
3 97 (4.18%) Marketing
4 83 (3.57%) Front Office
5 62 (2.67%) Back Office
6 51 (2.20%) Retail
6 51 (2.20%) Games
7 48 (2.07%) Advertising
8 41 (1.76%) Publishing
9 40 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 25 (1.08%) Telecoms
11 18 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (0.73%) Legal
13 14 (0.60%) Law
14 12 (0.52%) Billing
14 12 (0.52%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.30%) Automotive
15 7 (0.30%) French Language
16 5 (0.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 946 (40.72%) HTML
2 855 (36.81%) .NET
3 819 (35.26%) CSS
4 561 (24.15%) jQuery
5 552 (23.76%) ASP.NET
6 406 (17.48%) HTML5
7 354 (15.24%) Web Services
8 337 (14.51%) XML
9 254 (10.93%) WCF
10 228 (9.81%) .NET Framework
11 222 (9.56%) CSS3
12 218 (9.38%) Spring
13 215 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 193 (8.31%) WPF
15 188 (8.09%) J2EE
16 149 (6.41%) Ajax
17 143 (6.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 139 (5.98%) Hibernate
19 126 (5.42%) SOAP
20 118 (5.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 140 (6.03%) Open Source
2 115 (4.95%) Mobile App
3 113 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 72 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 67 (2.88%) Derivative
6 64 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
7 52 (2.24%) N-Tier
8 40 (1.72%) Hedge funds
9 35 (1.51%) iPhone
10 32 (1.38%) Equities
11 30 (1.29%) Fixed Income
12 29 (1.25%) Mathematics
13 25 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
14 23 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
15 21 (0.90%) Client/Server
16 19 (0.82%) Clustering
16 19 (0.82%) RIA
17 17 (0.73%) Symmetrix
18 16 (0.69%) Physics
18 16 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 283 (12.18%) Linux
2 212 (9.13%) Windows
3 191 (8.22%) Android
4 176 (7.58%) Apple iOS
5 103 (4.43%) UNIX
6 32 (1.38%) Solaris
7 26 (1.12%) Windows Phone
8 12 (0.52%) Debian
9 11 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
10 8 (0.34%) CentOS
10 8 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.34%) AIX
11 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.13%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.086%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.086%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (25.70%) MVC
2 499 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
3 487 (20.96%) TDD
4 450 (19.37%) OO
5 448 (19.29%) Scrum
6 252 (10.85%) E-Commerce
7 223 (9.60%) OOP
8 198 (8.52%) Software Engineering
9 189 (8.14%) BDD
10 172 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
11 164 (7.06%) Unit Testing
12 160 (6.89%) Web Development
13 129 (5.55%) Multithreading
13 129 (5.55%) Project Management
14 115 (4.95%) SOA
15 101 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
16 98 (4.22%) OOD
17 95 (4.09%) Android Development
18 83 (3.57%) CRM
19 81 (3.49%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 999 (43.00%) JavaScript
2 873 (37.58%) C#
3 662 (28.50%) Java
4 633 (27.25%) SQL
5 398 (17.13%) PHP
6 148 (6.37%) Python
7 101 (4.35%) C++
8 100 (4.30%) Ruby
9 90 (3.87%) VB.NET
10 81 (3.49%) T-SQL
11 78 (3.36%) Objective-C
12 76 (3.27%) C
13 75 (3.23%) Bash Shell
14 74 (3.19%) PHP5
15 51 (2.20%) Perl
16 49 (2.11%) VB
17 25 (1.08%) PowerShell
18 22 (0.95%) Scala
18 22 (0.95%) Shell Script
19 19 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 206 (8.87%) Degree
2 37 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.43%) MCTS
4 10 (0.43%) PhD
5 6 (0.26%) MCP
6 5 (0.22%) MCSE
7 4 (0.17%) MBA
8 3 (0.13%) ISEB
8 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.086%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.043%) CFA
10 1 (0.043%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.043%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.043%) MCAD
10 1 (0.043%) MCSD
10 1 (0.043%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.043%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.57%) QA
2 9 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.086%) WCAG
4 1 (0.043%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.56%) Varnish
3 1 (0.043%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 31 (1.33%) Puppet
2 27 (1.16%) OpenView
2 27 (1.16%) Nagios
2 27 (1.16%) SCOM
3 13 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.39%) MOM
5 7 (0.30%) Ansible
6 5 (0.22%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.22%) YUM
7 4 (0.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 298 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 212 (9.13%) Oracle
3 113 (4.86%) Zend
4 47 (2.02%) Google
5 44 (1.89%) Sencha
6 42 (1.81%) SAP
7 40 (1.72%) IBM
8 39 (1.68%) JBoss
9 31 (1.33%) Adobe
9 31 (1.33%) TIBCO
10 28 (1.21%) HP
11 27 (1.16%) Remedy
12 19 (0.82%) EMC
12 19 (0.82%) Facebook
13 18 (0.77%) Cognos
13 18 (0.77%) Sybase
14 17 (0.73%) Cisco
14 17 (0.73%) F5
15 16 (0.69%) Informatica
16 15 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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