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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Programmer
Rank 862 815 842
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 18 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.042% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.044% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 28
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £117,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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 -17 10 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South East -1 3 £50,000 -
North West - 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands -22 1 £55,000 +29.41%
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Programmer
UK

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (43.64%) C#
2 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (40.00%) .NET
3 22 (40.00%) MVC
4 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 19 (34.55%) HTML
6 18 (32.73%) CSS
7 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
7 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
8 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (21.82%) MySQL
8 12 (21.82%) TDD
9 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (20.00%) PHP
9 11 (20.00%) Scrum
9 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (18.18%) Web Services
10 10 (18.18%) JSON
11 9 (16.36%) Linux
11 9 (16.36%) Python
12 8 (14.55%) Java
12 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.55%) Analytics
12 8 (14.55%) Django
12 8 (14.55%) jQuery
13 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (12.73%) HTML5
13 7 (12.73%) CSS3
13 7 (12.73%) Degree

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.27%) IIS
1 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) Kentico
2 3 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (5.45%) NServiceBus
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) SAS
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Force.com
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) RTP
2 1 (1.82%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
2 12 (21.82%) MySQL
3 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.82%) Big Data
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.45%) Selenium
4 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.64%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.82%) Robotium
6 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.82%) Robolectric
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.64%) French Language
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) .NET
2 19 (34.55%) HTML
3 18 (32.73%) CSS
4 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
5 10 (18.18%) Web Services
5 10 (18.18%) JSON
6 8 (14.55%) Django
6 8 (14.55%) jQuery
7 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (12.73%) HTML5
7 7 (12.73%) CSS3
8 6 (10.91%) LAMP
9 5 (9.09%) WCF
9 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.27%) Ajax
10 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.45%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (5.45%) REST
11 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (7.27%) Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) Statistics
4 2 (3.64%) Life Science
4 2 (3.64%) Blog
4 2 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.82%) Open Source
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Physics
5 1 (1.82%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) MVC
3 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (21.82%) TDD
4 11 (20.00%) Scrum
4 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.55%) Analytics
6 7 (12.73%) OOD
7 6 (10.91%) OOP
7 6 (10.91%) OO
7 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.45%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (5.45%) BDD
9 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) C#
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.00%) PHP
4 9 (16.36%) Python
5 8 (14.55%) Java
6 7 (12.73%) SQL
7 5 (9.09%) PHP5
8 4 (7.27%) C++
9 2 (3.64%) C
10 1 (1.82%) Scala
10 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCTS
3 1 (1.82%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) CDISC
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.82%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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