The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Programmer
Rank 900 858 852
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 9 71 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.072% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.074% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 9 59 63
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £140,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
Lead Programmer
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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Lead Programmer Salary Trend in England

Lead Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Lead Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Lead Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 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
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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
Yorkshire - 3 £60,000 -
South East +12 2 £85,000 +13.33% 1
London -27 2 £73,750 +34.09%
West Midlands -19 1 £41,250 -17.50%
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Programmer
UK

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
3 22 (43.14%) Apple iOS
4 21 (41.18%) HTML
5 17 (33.33%) Java
6 15 (29.41%) iOS Development
7 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
8 13 (25.49%) TDD
9 12 (23.53%) Objective-C
9 12 (23.53%) CSS
9 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (23.53%) Android
9 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
10 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
11 10 (19.61%) Android Development
12 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
12 9 (17.65%) BDD
12 9 (17.65%) JSP
12 9 (17.65%) JUnit
12 9 (17.65%) C#
12 9 (17.65%) Xcode
12 9 (17.65%) JSON
13 8 (15.69%) Maven
13 8 (15.69%) Online Banking
13 8 (15.69%) Web Development
13 8 (15.69%) Banking
13 8 (15.69%) CruiseControl
13 8 (15.69%) Content Management
13 8 (15.69%) SQL
13 8 (15.69%) Ant

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) MySQL
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQLite
3 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.96%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.96%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) JUnit
1 9 (17.65%) Xcode
2 8 (15.69%) Ant
2 8 (15.69%) CruiseControl
2 8 (15.69%) EasyMock
2 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.69%) Maven
2 8 (15.69%) Mockito
2 8 (15.69%) Selenium
3 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
3 7 (13.73%) Gradle
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 8 (15.69%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) HTML
2 12 (23.53%) CSS
3 9 (17.65%) JSON
3 9 (17.65%) JSP
4 8 (15.69%) Web Services
5 7 (13.73%) .NET
6 6 (11.76%) HTML5
7 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
7 5 (9.80%) LAMP
8 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.84%) CSS3
8 4 (7.84%) Dojo
8 4 (7.84%) XML
9 3 (5.88%) REST
9 3 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
9 3 (5.88%) SOAP
10 2 (3.92%) jQuery
10 2 (3.92%) MSMQ
10 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (3.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Online Banking
2 6 (11.76%) iPhone
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.84%) User Experience
5 3 (5.88%) AS400
5 3 (5.88%) iSeries
5 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.88%) Streaming Video
5 3 (5.88%) Video on Demand
6 2 (3.92%) Xbox
7 1 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.96%) NHS
7 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Apple iOS
2 12 (23.53%) Android
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) iOS Development
3 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
4 13 (25.49%) TDD
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
7 10 (19.61%) Android Development
8 9 (17.65%) BDD
8 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
9 8 (15.69%) Content Management
9 8 (15.69%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (15.69%) Web Development
10 7 (13.73%) MVC
11 6 (11.76%) OOP
12 4 (7.84%) OO
13 2 (3.92%) MVVM
13 2 (3.92%) Project Management
13 2 (3.92%) Scrum
13 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (23.53%) Objective-C
4 9 (17.65%) C#
5 8 (15.69%) SQL
6 7 (13.73%) Python
7 5 (9.80%) C++
8 4 (7.84%) Apple Swift
8 4 (7.84%) PHP
9 3 (5.88%) RPG
10 2 (3.92%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.92%) R
10 2 (3.92%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.96%) Groovy
11 1 (1.96%) Ruby
11 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.96%) Apple
2 1 (1.96%) JDA
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago