The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Lead Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Programmer
Rank 846 899 930
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 34 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.032% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.033% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 19
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £74,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
86621 97333 101655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73029 81887 82956
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Lead Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Lead Programmer in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 13 £80,000 +23.07%
East of England +26 7 £65,000 +20.93%
Yorkshire - 7 £55,000 -
North West - 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
South East +29 1 £65,000 +36.84%
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Lead Programmer
UK

Lead Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Lead Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Lead Programmer in the job title.

1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) C#
3 21 (35.59%) .NET
4 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
5 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET
5 17 (28.81%) Java
6 15 (25.42%) C++
6 15 (25.42%) HTML
6 15 (25.42%) Games
7 14 (23.73%) MVC
7 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
7 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
7 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
8 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (18.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 11 (18.64%) Unreal Engine
9 11 (18.64%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (18.64%) Prototyping
10 10 (16.95%) Finance
10 10 (16.95%) Line Management
11 9 (15.25%) Data Protection
11 9 (15.25%) Middleware
11 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.25%) WCF
12 8 (13.56%) CSS
12 8 (13.56%) Windows
12 8 (13.56%) Web Services
12 8 (13.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (13.56%) Scala

Lead Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) Apache Spark
1 4 (6.78%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.69%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.17%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.47%) MySQL
5 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.39%) HBase
8 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.17%) CruiseControl
3 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 4 (6.78%) Maven
5 3 (5.08%) Ant
5 3 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.08%) EasyMock
5 3 (5.08%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (5.08%) JUnit
5 3 (5.08%) Mockito
5 3 (5.08%) Selenium
5 3 (5.08%) Subversion
5 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.39%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.69%) NUnit
7 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.42%) Games
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Retail
5 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Front Office
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
2 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET
3 15 (25.42%) HTML
4 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (18.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 11 (18.64%) Unreal Engine
6 9 (15.25%) Middleware
6 9 (15.25%) WCF
7 8 (13.56%) CSS
7 8 (13.56%) HTML5
7 8 (13.56%) Web Services
8 7 (11.86%) jQuery
9 6 (10.17%) Entity Framework
10 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (6.78%) CSS3
11 4 (6.78%) SOAP
12 3 (5.08%) JSP
12 3 (5.08%) SAML
12 3 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
1 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.08%) Internet of Things
2 3 (5.08%) PMI
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Derivative
3 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) AS400
4 1 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Unix
3 6 (10.17%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
2 14 (23.73%) MVC
2 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.64%) Prototyping
3 11 (18.64%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (16.95%) Line Management
5 9 (15.25%) Data Protection
6 8 (13.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (11.86%) DevOps
7 7 (11.86%) ETL
7 7 (11.86%) SOA
7 7 (11.86%) Web Development
8 6 (10.17%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) Android Development
9 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.47%) Machine Learning
9 5 (8.47%) Migration
10 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) C#
2 17 (28.81%) Java
3 15 (25.42%) C++
4 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.56%) Scala
6 6 (10.17%) Python
7 5 (8.47%) SQL
8 4 (6.78%) R
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Cloudera
3 4 (6.78%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.08%) Telerik
5 1 (1.69%) hybris
5 1 (1.69%) IBM