The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 87 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.34% 0.27% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.28% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 23
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1137 1079 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.31% 96.00% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 976 891 984
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Essex region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Chelmsford -3 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Braintree - 1 £37,500 -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Lead Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) OOP
2 7 (53.85%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 7 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (53.85%) Force.com
2 7 (53.85%) Visualforce
2 7 (53.85%) Apex Code
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Sybase
4 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) QlikView
5 4 (30.77%) Web Development

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Lead Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (53.85%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (38.46%) QlikView
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Visualforce
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OOP
1 7 (53.85%) OO
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Apex Code
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Sybase