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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Programmer
Rank 828 833 833
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 38 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.032% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 30
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.69%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
London +26 23 £55,000 -21.42%
North West -3 5 £51,250 +28.12% 1
South East +11 3 £42,500 -17.07%
West Midlands -6 3 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -17 3 £40,000 +3.89%
Lead Programmer
UK

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (56.14%) .NET
3 29 (50.88%) Mentoring
4 26 (45.61%) C#
5 24 (42.11%) MVC
6 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
8 17 (29.82%) HTML
8 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
8 17 (29.82%) CSS
8 17 (29.82%) jQuery
8 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (26.32%) Visual Studio
10 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
10 14 (24.56%) TDD
10 14 (24.56%) Scrum
10 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
11 10 (17.54%) Waterfall
11 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (17.54%) JSON
11 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (15.79%) Web Services
12 9 (15.79%) Ajax
12 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
12 9 (15.79%) Finance
13 8 (14.04%) Xcode
13 8 (14.04%) WCF
13 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
13 8 (14.04%) C++

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (10.53%) NServiceBus
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) Kentico
5 1 (1.75%) Node.js
5 1 (1.75%) WordPress
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.75%) SAS
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.26%) MySQL
5 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
4 8 (14.04%) Xcode
5 6 (10.53%) Selenium
6 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.75%) Robotium
9 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.75%) Robolectric
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Games
3 2 (3.51%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (56.14%) .NET
2 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
2 17 (29.82%) CSS
2 17 (29.82%) HTML
2 17 (29.82%) jQuery
3 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
4 10 (17.54%) JSON
4 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (15.79%) Ajax
5 9 (15.79%) Web Services
6 8 (14.04%) WCF
7 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (10.53%) CSS3
8 6 (10.53%) HTML5
8 6 (10.53%) NHibernate
9 4 (7.02%) Django
10 3 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
10 3 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.77%) Digital Media
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) SWIFT
5 2 (3.51%) Blog
5 2 (3.51%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.75%) Physics
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) RIA
6 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) Mentoring
3 24 (42.11%) MVC
4 14 (24.56%) Scrum
4 14 (24.56%) TDD
4 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.54%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.28%) iOS Development
7 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 5 (8.77%) Analytics
9 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.77%) OO
9 5 (8.77%) OOD
10 4 (7.02%) Web Development
10 4 (7.02%) BDD
10 4 (7.02%) Line Management
11 3 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) C#
2 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) C++
3 8 (14.04%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) Python
3 8 (14.04%) Objective-C
4 7 (12.28%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.02%) MCTS
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) CDISC
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
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