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 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 Programmer
Rank 801 801 857
Rank change year-on-year
0 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 49 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.047% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.050% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 18
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £42,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £85,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.69%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 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
London -5 29 £55,000 -15.38%
North West -4 9 £51,250 +13.88%
West Midlands -7 6 £50,000 +42.85%
East of England -8 3 £40,000 +3.22% 1
South East - 1 £44,000 -
Lead Programmer
UK

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) .NET
2 33 (52.38%) Mentoring
3 25 (39.68%) C#
4 23 (36.51%) MVC
5 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
6 19 (30.16%) .NET Framework
7 17 (26.98%) TDD
7 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
7 17 (26.98%) Scrum
8 16 (25.40%) HTML
8 16 (25.40%) jQuery
9 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 15 (23.81%) Visual Studio
10 14 (22.22%) CSS
10 14 (22.22%) SQL
10 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (20.63%) Finance
11 13 (20.63%) Web Services
11 13 (20.63%) OO
12 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 12 (19.05%) Objective-C
12 12 (19.05%) Apple iOS
13 11 (17.46%) Waterfall
13 11 (17.46%) iOS Development
13 11 (17.46%) Ajax
13 11 (17.46%) Xcode

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (9.52%) NServiceBus
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) SAS
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) SQLite
5 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (17.46%) Xcode
4 10 (15.87%) SpecFlow
5 6 (9.52%) Selenium
6 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.17%) ReSharper
9 2 (3.17%) Robolectric
10 1 (1.59%) Robotium
10 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.59%) JBehave
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (52.38%) .NET
2 19 (30.16%) .NET Framework
3 16 (25.40%) HTML
3 16 (25.40%) jQuery
4 14 (22.22%) CSS
5 13 (20.63%) Web Services
6 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 11 (17.46%) Ajax
8 10 (15.87%) WCF
9 9 (14.29%) JSON
10 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (9.52%) NHibernate
11 6 (9.52%) HTML5
11 6 (9.52%) CSS3
11 6 (9.52%) Castle Windsor
11 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (7.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (7.94%) XML
13 4 (6.35%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 6 (9.52%) Digital Media
2 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.35%) SWIFT
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile Games
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Blog
4 2 (3.17%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
5 1 (1.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 8 (12.70%) Android
3 6 (9.52%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) Mentoring
3 23 (36.51%) MVC
4 17 (26.98%) TDD
4 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (26.98%) Scrum
5 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 13 (20.63%) OO
7 11 (17.46%) Waterfall
7 11 (17.46%) iOS Development
8 10 (15.87%) OOD
9 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.70%) Automated Testing
11 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.11%) Multithreading
12 5 (7.94%) Web Development
12 5 (7.94%) QMS
13 4 (6.35%) BDD
13 4 (6.35%) Analytics
13 4 (6.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) C#
2 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.22%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) Objective-C
5 11 (17.46%) Java
6 10 (15.87%) C++
7 7 (11.11%) Python
8 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
9 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.17%) PHP
11 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) CDISC
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) IBM
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
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