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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 83 102 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.23% 0.57% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Median salary £67,500 £66,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +65.62%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Lead Developer
East of England

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
978 1343 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.79% 96.34% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 693 990 1075
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,675
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
Colchester +22 11 £67,500 -10.00%
Brentwood -2 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £47,500 -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 18 (56.25%) SQL
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) C#
3 15 (46.88%) Oracle
3 15 (46.88%) JBoss
3 15 (46.88%) RDBMS
3 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
4 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 14 (43.75%) Web Services
4 14 (43.75%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) Linux
5 12 (37.50%) Spring
6 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
6 11 (34.38%) Apache
7 10 (31.25%) SOAP
7 10 (31.25%) J2EE
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (28.13%) MS Office
8 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
8 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
8 9 (28.13%) MVC
8 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
9 8 (25.00%) JMS
9 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server

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 15 (46.88%) JBoss
2 11 (34.38%) Apache
2 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
3 8 (25.00%) GlassFish
4 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) RDBMS
1 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) Big Data
5 7 (21.88%) MySQL
5 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (15.63%) CouchDB
6 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
6 5 (15.63%) Neo4j
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
9 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.13%) OLTP
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
1 5 (15.63%) Gradle
2 4 (12.50%) Gerrit
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) JUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
2 14 (43.75%) Web Services
3 12 (37.50%) Spring
4 10 (31.25%) J2EE
4 10 (31.25%) SOAP
5 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
6 8 (25.00%) Ajax
6 8 (25.00%) CSS
6 8 (25.00%) JMS
7 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
7 7 (21.88%) EJB
7 7 (21.88%) Java EE
7 7 (21.88%) JSP
7 7 (21.88%) Servlets
7 7 (21.88%) Spring MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Swing
7 7 (21.88%) XML
8 6 (18.75%) HTML5
9 5 (15.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
3 4 (12.50%) SDLC
3 4 (12.50%) Validation
4 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.38%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) OOP
4 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Dependency Management
6 1 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.13%) People Management
6 1 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
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 3 (9.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Mapbox