The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Programmer
Rank 867 821 838
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 31 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.040% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.043% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 32
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Programmer
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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 -37 17 £62,500 +13.63%
South East -5 5 £50,000 -3.84%
South West - 3 £52,500 - 1
East of England -25 2 £50,000 -20.00%
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
North West +8 1 £42,500 - 1
Lead Programmer
UK

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 48 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 40 (43.48%) HTML
2 40 (43.48%) CSS
3 38 (41.30%) MySQL
3 38 (41.30%) MVC
4 36 (39.13%) PHP
5 29 (31.52%) C#
6 25 (27.17%) .NET
7 19 (20.65%) jQuery
7 19 (20.65%) SQL
8 17 (18.48%) Android
8 17 (18.48%) HTML5
8 17 (18.48%) Apple iOS
8 17 (18.48%) CSS3
9 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (17.39%) Apache
10 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
10 15 (16.30%) Scrum
10 15 (16.30%) Ajax
11 14 (15.22%) TDD
11 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
12 13 (14.13%) Java
12 13 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (13.04%) Degree
13 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
13 12 (13.04%) OOP
13 12 (13.04%) OO
14 11 (11.96%) PHP5
14 11 (11.96%) Mobile App
15 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 16 (17.39%) Apache
2 3 (3.26%) IIS
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
2 3 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.26%) Kentico
2 3 (3.26%) Node.js
3 2 (2.17%) SAS
4 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.09%) nginx
4 1 (1.09%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.09%) WordPress
4 1 (1.09%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.09%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (41.30%) MySQL
2 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
3 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.61%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.17%) Big Data
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.09%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.43%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.09%) Selenium
4 1 (1.09%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.09%) Hudson
4 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.09%) JUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) French Language
3 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Publishing
4 1 (1.09%) Billing
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.48%) HTML
1 40 (43.48%) CSS
2 25 (27.17%) .NET
3 19 (20.65%) jQuery
4 17 (18.48%) HTML5
4 17 (18.48%) CSS3
5 15 (16.30%) Ajax
6 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 9 (9.78%) LAMP
7 9 (9.78%) Web Services
8 8 (8.70%) JSON
8 8 (8.70%) Django
9 7 (7.61%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.52%) Backbone.js
10 6 (6.52%) REST
10 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (5.43%) XML
12 4 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.52%) Derivative
2 6 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Life Science
4 2 (2.17%) Open Source
4 2 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (1.09%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.09%) W3C
5 1 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Android
1 17 (18.48%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.87%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) MVC
2 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.30%) Scrum
4 14 (15.22%) TDD
5 13 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (13.04%) OOP
6 12 (13.04%) OO
7 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.78%) OOD
9 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.52%) Analytics
12 5 (5.43%) Web Application Development
12 5 (5.43%) System Testing
12 5 (5.43%) Stress Testing
12 5 (5.43%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.43%) Regression Testing
13 4 (4.35%) Data Modelling
14 3 (3.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 36 (39.13%) PHP
3 29 (31.52%) C#
4 19 (20.65%) SQL
5 13 (14.13%) Java
6 11 (11.96%) PHP5
7 9 (9.78%) Python
8 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.17%) C++
9 2 (2.17%) Perl
9 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.09%) Groovy
10 1 (1.09%) Scala
10 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) PowerHouse
10 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.09%) IronPython
10 1 (1.09%) C
10 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) MCTS
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.09%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Nagios
1 1 (1.09%) OpenNMS
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Zend
3 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle
4 2 (2.17%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.09%) Sybase
5 1 (1.09%) hybris
5 1 (1.09%) Twitter
5 1 (1.09%) Sun
5 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.09%) Perforce
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