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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Programmer
Rank 848 838 837
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 12 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.037% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.040% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 31
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £120,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -2 8 £55,000 -38.88%
North West - 2 £42,500 -
South East -21 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands -28 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Lead Programmer
UK

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) C#
3 18 (41.86%) .NET
3 18 (41.86%) MVC
4 16 (37.21%) HTML
4 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
5 15 (34.88%) CSS
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
7 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
8 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
8 10 (23.26%) JSON
8 10 (23.26%) TDD
8 10 (23.26%) Web Services
9 9 (20.93%) Linux
9 9 (20.93%) Python
9 9 (20.93%) Scrum
10 8 (18.60%) MySQL
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.60%) Django
11 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (16.28%) jQuery
11 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (16.28%) Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) PHP
11 7 (16.28%) Java
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
12 6 (13.95%) HTML5
12 6 (13.95%) CSS3

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Kentico
2 3 (6.98%) NServiceBus
2 3 (6.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
4 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) Force.com
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.60%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.98%) Selenium
4 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.33%) Robolectric
6 1 (2.33%) Robotium
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 15 (34.88%) CSS
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
5 10 (23.26%) JSON
5 10 (23.26%) Web Services
6 8 (18.60%) Django
7 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (16.28%) jQuery
8 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 6 (13.95%) CSS3
9 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.63%) WCF
10 4 (9.30%) LAMP
11 3 (6.98%) Spring
11 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
11 3 (6.98%) NHibernate
11 3 (6.98%) Ajax
11 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
11 3 (6.98%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.65%) Blog
4 1 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.33%) Physics
4 1 (2.33%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) MVC
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
4 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Scrum
6 7 (16.28%) Analytics
7 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) OOP
8 4 (9.30%) OOD
9 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.98%) BDD
9 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.98%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) Python
4 7 (16.28%) PHP
4 7 (16.28%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) C++
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) PHP5
7 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.30%) MCTS
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) CDISC
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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