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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 220 274 210
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1440 1179 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.52% 1.19% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.23% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1047 1260
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +4.30%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +53 697 £65,000 +4.00% 104
South East -3 201 £57,500 +4.54% 22
North West +56 122 £52,500 +16.66% 16
West Midlands +19 110 £50,000 +17.64% 10
East of England -19 77 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Yorkshire +7 74 £50,000 +5.26% 14
South West -11 73 £46,000 +2.22% 13
East Midlands +36 59 £47,500 +5.55% 7
North East +22 22 £50,000 +22.69% 3
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1595 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1301 (42.52%) JavaScript
3 1043 (34.08%) Java
4 1017 (33.24%) C#
5 988 (32.29%) HTML
5 988 (32.29%) .NET
6 867 (28.33%) SQL
7 812 (26.54%) CSS
8 808 (26.41%) TDD
9 757 (24.74%) MVC
10 660 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 563 (18.40%) Finance
12 553 (18.07%) Scrum
13 534 (17.45%) ASP.NET
14 526 (17.19%) OO
15 511 (16.70%) jQuery
16 508 (16.60%) Web Services
17 507 (16.57%) Mentoring
18 462 (15.10%) HTML5
19 449 (14.67%) AngularJS
20 421 (13.76%) Spring
21 410 (13.40%) PHP
22 377 (12.32%) MySQL
23 371 (12.12%) Degree
24 360 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
25 338 (11.05%) Microsoft
26 337 (11.01%) E-Commerce
27 330 (10.78%) BDD
28 323 (10.56%) Git (software)
29 317 (10.36%) Software Engineering

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 253 (8.27%) Node.js
2 137 (4.48%) CMS
3 130 (4.25%) Apache
4 125 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
5 81 (2.65%) IIS
6 77 (2.52%) Drupal
7 71 (2.32%) SharePoint
8 63 (2.06%) WordPress
9 60 (1.96%) JBoss
10 51 (1.67%) WebSphere
11 48 (1.57%) Umbraco
12 44 (1.44%) Tomcat
13 37 (1.21%) Confluence
14 35 (1.14%) Apache Solr
15 33 (1.08%) Apache Spark
16 29 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
17 28 (0.92%) CICS
17 28 (0.92%) Jetty
18 26 (0.85%) GlassFish
19 25 (0.82%) WildFly
Applications
1 152 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 13 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.29%) HipChat
3 9 (0.29%) MS Office
4 6 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.098%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.065%) SPSS
7 1 (0.033%) GIMP
7 1 (0.033%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 66 (2.16%) Magento
2 34 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 27 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 20 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.42%) Markit EDM
6 13 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 12 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.065%) AWD
11 2 (0.065%) FastStats
11 2 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.065%) Siebel Analytics
12 1 (0.033%) BusinessWorks
12 1 (0.033%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 197 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (3.04%) SaaS
4 37 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (1.18%) GitHub
6 22 (0.72%) Force.com
6 22 (0.72%) OpenShift
7 20 (0.65%) Heroku
8 13 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.29%) Office 365
12 8 (0.26%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.20%) IaaS
14 5 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.13%) Engine Yard
16 3 (0.098%) AdWords
17 2 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 2 (0.065%) Bluemix
17 2 (0.065%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 71 (2.32%) Internet
2 41 (1.34%) HTTP
3 19 (0.62%) SSH
4 18 (0.59%) SSL
5 15 (0.49%) PuTTY
6 14 (0.46%) Skype
7 13 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.33%) Intranet
9 8 (0.26%) SMS
10 7 (0.23%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.20%) Extranet
11 6 (0.20%) SAN
12 4 (0.13%) DNS
12 4 (0.13%) MVNO
12 4 (0.13%) SMTP
12 4 (0.13%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.098%) Firewall
14 2 (0.065%) GSM
14 2 (0.065%) Kerberos
14 2 (0.065%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 660 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 377 (12.32%) MySQL
3 232 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 219 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 198 (6.47%) Relational Database
6 191 (6.24%) NoSQL
7 147 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
8 134 (4.38%) Big Data
9 133 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 123 (4.02%) MongoDB
11 119 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 109 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
13 80 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 79 (2.58%) Oracle Database
15 74 (2.42%) Hadoop
16 71 (2.32%) QlikView
17 70 (2.29%) Redis
18 62 (2.03%) RDBMS
19 52 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
20 51 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 323 (10.56%) Git (software)
2 192 (6.27%) Subversion
3 190 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 184 (6.01%) Jenkins
5 135 (4.41%) Maven
6 126 (4.12%) Visual Studio
7 121 (3.95%) JUnit
8 117 (3.82%) JIRA
9 91 (2.97%) Eclipse
10 89 (2.91%) Selenium
11 68 (2.22%) NUnit
12 54 (1.76%) TeamCity
13 51 (1.67%) Cucumber
14 47 (1.54%) Grunt
15 46 (1.50%) Hudson
16 40 (1.31%) Ant
16 40 (1.31%) Jasmine
16 40 (1.31%) Mockito
17 39 (1.27%) Gradle
18 36 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 563 (18.40%) Finance
2 199 (6.50%) Banking
3 158 (5.16%) Games
4 153 (5.00%) Marketing
5 105 (3.43%) Retail
6 72 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 66 (2.16%) Front Office
8 58 (1.90%) Telecoms
9 56 (1.83%) Law
10 52 (1.70%) Billing
11 32 (1.05%) Advertising
12 29 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 24 (0.78%) Electronics
14 22 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
15 19 (0.62%) Publishing
16 17 (0.56%) Automotive
16 17 (0.56%) Back Office
17 13 (0.42%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.29%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 988 (32.29%) .NET
1 988 (32.29%) HTML
2 812 (26.54%) CSS
3 534 (17.45%) ASP.NET
4 511 (16.70%) jQuery
5 508 (16.60%) Web Services
6 462 (15.10%) HTML5
7 449 (14.67%) AngularJS
8 421 (13.76%) Spring
9 300 (9.80%) XML
10 291 (9.51%) REST
11 272 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 260 (8.50%) CSS3
13 255 (8.33%) .NET Framework
14 244 (7.97%) WCF
15 221 (7.22%) JSON
16 218 (7.12%) SOAP
17 213 (6.96%) RESTful
18 191 (6.24%) Hibernate
19 184 (6.01%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 223 (7.29%) Computer Science
2 194 (6.34%) User Experience
3 131 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 130 (4.25%) Mobile App
5 85 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 79 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 72 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (1.86%) Visualisation
9 43 (1.41%) N-Tier
10 42 (1.37%) Fintech
11 41 (1.34%) Mainframe
12 38 (1.24%) Equities
13 35 (1.14%) Data Structures
14 32 (1.05%) Blog
15 29 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
16 27 (0.88%) Social Media
17 25 (0.82%) Digital Media
17 25 (0.82%) Smart Meter
18 24 (0.78%) Derivative
19 23 (0.75%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 288 (9.41%) Linux
2 192 (6.27%) Windows
3 150 (4.90%) Apple iOS
4 139 (4.54%) Android
5 134 (4.38%) Unix
6 28 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.65%) AIX
8 16 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.46%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.23%) CentOS
11 7 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.20%) OS/390
12 6 (0.20%) Solaris
12 6 (0.20%) zOS
13 5 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.098%) Windows Phone 8
16 2 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1595 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
2 808 (26.41%) TDD
3 757 (24.74%) MVC
4 553 (18.07%) Scrum
5 526 (17.19%) OO
6 507 (16.57%) Mentoring
7 360 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 337 (11.01%) E-Commerce
9 330 (10.78%) BDD
10 317 (10.36%) Software Engineering
11 298 (9.74%) Unit Testing
12 247 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
13 228 (7.45%) SDLC
14 202 (6.60%) SOA
15 190 (6.21%) OOP
16 188 (6.14%) Front End Development
17 181 (5.92%) Open Source
18 162 (5.29%) ETL
19 161 (5.26%) Web Development
20 143 (4.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1301 (42.52%) JavaScript
2 1043 (34.08%) Java
3 1017 (33.24%) C#
4 867 (28.33%) SQL
5 410 (13.40%) PHP
6 210 (6.86%) Python
7 173 (5.65%) T-SQL
8 157 (5.13%) C++
9 135 (4.41%) Ruby
10 122 (3.99%) Scala
11 104 (3.40%) Objective-C
12 101 (3.30%) PL/SQL
13 79 (2.58%) VB.NET
14 60 (1.96%) Groovy
15 58 (1.90%) C
16 44 (1.44%) PowerShell
17 43 (1.41%) COBOL
18 41 (1.34%) Apple Swift
19 40 (1.31%) VB
20 39 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 371 (12.12%) Degree
2 17 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.42%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.29%) ISEB
5 5 (0.16%) CCNP
5 5 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.16%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.16%) MCSD
5 5 (0.16%) MCSE
6 4 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.13%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.098%) MCPD
7 3 (0.098%) MCTS
8 2 (0.065%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.065%) HND
8 2 (0.065%) IBM Certification
8 2 (0.065%) MCP
8 2 (0.065%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.065%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.033%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (5.95%) QA
2 43 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 21 (0.69%) SEPA
4 7 (0.23%) SLA
5 5 (0.16%) WCAG
6 3 (0.098%) SDET
7 2 (0.065%) COREP
7 2 (0.065%) FINREP
8 1 (0.033%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.033%) GAMP
8 1 (0.033%) GMP
8 1 (0.033%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (1.73%) Docker
2 27 (0.88%) Varnish
3 11 (0.36%) HDFS
4 6 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.16%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.033%) Firmware
7 1 (0.033%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.033%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.033%) vCloud
7 1 (0.033%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 74 (2.42%) Puppet
2 27 (0.88%) Ansible
3 24 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 8 (0.26%) logstash
5 7 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.20%) StatsD
7 5 (0.16%) TeamSite
7 5 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.065%) Kibana
9 1 (0.033%) Control-M
9 1 (0.033%) Plesk
9 1 (0.033%) Salt
Vendors
1 338 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 267 (8.73%) Oracle
3 88 (2.88%) IBM
4 78 (2.55%) Google
5 75 (2.45%) Zend
6 57 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (1.67%) Tableau
8 49 (1.60%) Informatica
8 49 (1.60%) Twitter
9 47 (1.54%) Cognos
10 42 (1.37%) Adobe
11 38 (1.24%) Ab Initio
12 33 (1.08%) Facebook
13 32 (1.05%) SAP
14 24 (0.78%) hybris
14 24 (0.78%) TOWER Software
15 23 (0.75%) Sitecore
16 20 (0.65%) Sybase
17 19 (0.62%) Apple
18 15 (0.49%) Yahoo!
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnham, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Ashdown IT
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £600 - £80000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Healthcare, Bonus, 32 days holiday,
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + outstanding benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Up to £85,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum lots of additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday