The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 40 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.35% 5.10% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 5.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Lead Developer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 286 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.21% 97.28% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 194 263 382
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (33.33%) Grails
5 2 (33.33%) Back Office
5 2 (33.33%) Groovy
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) MVVM
6 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Grails
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Groovy
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: + Benefits and future prospects.
Posted: Yesterday