The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 93 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% 0.41% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.42% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.49%
Lead Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 955 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.49% 96.76% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 863 863 965
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
West Malling - 1 £57,500 -
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Kent region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) RESTful
4 5 (45.45%) Scala
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) ERP
5 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) OAuth
5 4 (36.36%) TestNG
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 3 (27.27%) WordPress
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Legal
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) QUnit
6 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) TestNG
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
2 3 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (27.27%) Protractor
2 3 (27.27%) QUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) RSpec
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) WATIR
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) OAuth
3 4 (36.36%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 1 (9.09%) EJB
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
6 1 (9.09%) Java EE
6 1 (9.09%) JAX-RS
6 1 (9.09%) JMS
6 1 (9.09%) JPA
6 1 (9.09%) JSF
6 1 (9.09%) RESTEasy
6 1 (9.09%) RichFaces
6 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (9.09%) DSDM
7 1 (9.09%) Line Management
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) OOD
7 1 (9.09%) OWASP
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Secure Coding
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Scala
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby