The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
Rank 65 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 18 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.04% 0.40% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.41% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 5
Median salary £67,500 £75,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+9.45% +3.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
844 1223 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.69% 96.91% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 618 916 960
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Colchester +23 16 £67,500 -10.00%
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Lead Developer 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 Essex region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 24 (75.00%) JBoss
1 24 (75.00%) Java
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle
2 20 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
3 18 (56.25%) RDBMS
4 17 (53.13%) JMS
4 17 (53.13%) PL/SQL
5 16 (50.00%) Web Services
5 16 (50.00%) Swing
6 15 (46.88%) Linux
6 15 (46.88%) Apache
6 15 (46.88%) Spring
7 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 14 (43.75%) J2EE
8 13 (40.63%) HTML
9 12 (37.50%) SQL
9 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
9 12 (37.50%) SOAP
9 12 (37.50%) MVC
10 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
10 11 (34.38%) JSP
10 11 (34.38%) Servlets
10 11 (34.38%) EJB
10 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
10 11 (34.38%) MySQL
10 11 (34.38%) Java EE
10 11 (34.38%) Spring MVC

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 24 (75.00%) JBoss
2 20 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 15 (46.88%) Apache
4 11 (34.38%) GlassFish
4 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
5 9 (28.13%) WebLogic
6 4 (12.50%) Apache Geronimo
6 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) RDBMS
1 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
2 11 (34.38%) Big Data
2 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (21.88%) CouchDB
3 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.88%) Neo4j
4 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
4 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (6.25%) QlikView
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Gradle
2 6 (18.75%) Ant
2 6 (18.75%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 4 (12.50%) Gerrit
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) JMS
2 16 (50.00%) Swing
2 16 (50.00%) Web Services
3 15 (46.88%) Spring
4 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 14 (43.75%) J2EE
5 13 (40.63%) HTML
6 12 (37.50%) SOAP
7 11 (34.38%) Ajax
7 11 (34.38%) EJB
7 11 (34.38%) Java EE
7 11 (34.38%) JSP
7 11 (34.38%) Servlets
7 11 (34.38%) Spring MVC
8 10 (31.25%) CSS
9 9 (28.13%) .NET
10 7 (21.88%) REST
11 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.63%) XML
12 4 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) MVC
3 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
3 9 (28.13%) OO
3 9 (28.13%) OOP
4 4 (12.50%) SDLC
4 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) PL/SQL
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) C#
6 4 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.50%) VC++
7 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft