The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 260 215 248
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 469 696 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.08% 1.43% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.52% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 412 587 455
Average salary £64,750 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.60% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
Lead Developer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in London

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in London

Lead Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
City of London +15 111 £65,000 +4.00% 23
Hammersmith - 8 - -
West Drayton - 5 £55,000 -
Docklands, London +4 4 - -
Hounslow - 4 £65,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -5 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Enfield - 2 £50,000 - 1
Twickenham - 2 £60,000 -
Wimbledon -9 1 £48,500 -25.38%
Mayfair - 1 £80,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £52,500 - 1
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 501 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (51.59%) JavaScript
3 356 (38.99%) HTML
4 320 (35.05%) .NET
5 310 (33.95%) C#
6 302 (33.08%) CSS
6 302 (33.08%) TDD
7 254 (27.82%) SQL
8 251 (27.49%) MVC
9 240 (26.29%) Java
10 239 (26.18%) Scrum
11 211 (23.11%) SQL Server
12 205 (22.45%) OO
13 192 (21.03%) Web Services
14 184 (20.15%) ASP.NET
15 183 (20.04%) HTML5
16 171 (18.73%) jQuery
17 166 (18.18%) Finance
18 162 (17.74%) AngularJS
19 157 (17.20%) Git (software)
20 149 (16.32%) MySQL
21 139 (15.22%) Mentoring
22 135 (14.79%) BDD
23 132 (14.46%) Microsoft
24 127 (13.91%) REST
25 126 (13.80%) Linux
26 119 (13.03%) PHP
27 111 (12.16%) Degree
28 110 (12.05%) CSS3
29 107 (11.72%) E-Commerce

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 68 (7.45%) Node.js
2 62 (6.79%) Apache
3 55 (6.02%) CMS
4 47 (5.15%) Tomcat
5 28 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (2.96%) IIS
7 24 (2.63%) Drupal
8 22 (2.41%) SharePoint
8 22 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (1.86%) Apache Solr
10 16 (1.75%) Umbraco
10 16 (1.75%) nginx
11 14 (1.53%) Apache Spark
12 11 (1.20%) WordPress
13 10 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.99%) Apache Pig
14 9 (0.99%) JBoss
15 8 (0.88%) SAS
16 7 (0.77%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.77%) Joomla!
Applications
1 53 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.31%) MS Office
3 3 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.11%) FastStats
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 13 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.55%) Magento
4 4 (0.44%) Odoo
5 1 (0.11%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.11%) Tridion
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 100 (10.95%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.63%) SaaS
4 5 (0.55%) GitHub
4 5 (0.55%) Force.com
5 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.11%) Yammer
8 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.11%) Trello
8 1 (0.11%) Office 365
8 1 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Heroku
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 77 (8.43%) Internet
2 29 (3.18%) HTTP
3 19 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.77%) VPN
4 7 (0.77%) DNS
5 6 (0.66%) LDAP
6 5 (0.55%) FTP
6 5 (0.55%) SAN
7 4 (0.44%) AMQP
8 3 (0.33%) Skype
8 3 (0.33%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.22%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.22%) Firewall
10 1 (0.11%) SMTP
10 1 (0.11%) SSL
10 1 (0.11%) Intranet
10 1 (0.11%) SSH
10 1 (0.11%) NFC
10 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (23.11%) SQL Server
2 149 (16.32%) MySQL
3 75 (8.21%) MongoDB
4 73 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 65 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
6 56 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (6.13%) Big Data
7 51 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (4.38%) Redis
10 39 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 35 (3.83%) Relational Database
12 27 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 26 (2.85%) Hadoop
14 22 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
15 15 (1.64%) Cognos Report Studio
15 15 (1.64%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 13 (1.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 157 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 48 (5.26%) Subversion
3 44 (4.82%) Maven
4 40 (4.38%) Visual Studio
5 39 (4.27%) Jenkins
6 36 (3.94%) NUnit
7 27 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (2.96%) Selenium
8 26 (2.85%) JUnit
8 26 (2.85%) TeamCity
9 25 (2.74%) SpecFlow
10 24 (2.63%) Xcode
10 24 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
11 23 (2.52%) Mockito
12 22 (2.41%) Karma Test Runner
12 22 (2.41%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.86%) Eclipse
13 17 (1.86%) JIRA
13 17 (1.86%) ReSharper
14 16 (1.75%) RSpec
General
1 166 (18.18%) Finance
2 68 (7.45%) Banking
3 51 (5.59%) Front Office
4 48 (5.26%) Retail
5 36 (3.94%) Marketing
6 29 (3.18%) Advertising
7 26 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.52%) Games
9 22 (2.41%) Investment Banking
10 20 (2.19%) Publishing
11 15 (1.64%) Law
12 11 (1.20%) Back Office
13 7 (0.77%) Legal
14 5 (0.55%) French Language
15 4 (0.44%) Automotive
16 3 (0.33%) Interactive Media
16 3 (0.33%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
18 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (38.99%) HTML
2 320 (35.05%) .NET
3 302 (33.08%) CSS
4 192 (21.03%) Web Services
5 184 (20.15%) ASP.NET
6 183 (20.04%) HTML5
7 171 (18.73%) jQuery
8 162 (17.74%) AngularJS
9 127 (13.91%) REST
10 110 (12.05%) CSS3
11 98 (10.73%) XML
12 97 (10.62%) Spring
13 92 (10.08%) .NET Framework
14 90 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 75 (8.21%) Backbone.js
16 73 (8.00%) RESTful
17 63 (6.90%) WCF
18 57 (6.24%) Hibernate
19 53 (5.81%) Entity Framework
20 50 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.19%) User Experience
2 89 (9.75%) Computer Science
3 85 (9.31%) Open Source
4 50 (5.48%) Mobile App
5 39 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 23 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
8 22 (2.41%) Hedge funds
9 21 (2.30%) Derivative
10 19 (2.08%) Social Media
11 18 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (1.97%) Fixed Income
11 18 (1.97%) Digital Media
12 15 (1.64%) Equities
13 13 (1.42%) Mathematics
14 12 (1.31%) SWIFT
15 11 (1.20%) Graphic Design
15 11 (1.20%) Data Integration
16 8 (0.88%) Credit Risk
16 8 (0.88%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 126 (13.80%) Linux
2 83 (9.09%) Android
2 83 (9.09%) Windows
3 77 (8.43%) Apple iOS
4 55 (6.02%) UNIX
5 9 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.88%) CentOS
7 7 (0.77%) CoreOS
8 6 (0.66%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (33.08%) TDD
3 251 (27.49%) MVC
4 239 (26.18%) Scrum
5 205 (22.45%) OO
6 139 (15.22%) Mentoring
7 135 (14.79%) BDD
8 107 (11.72%) E-Commerce
9 96 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
10 75 (8.21%) Unit Testing
11 62 (6.79%) Web Development
12 58 (6.35%) iOS Development
13 55 (6.02%) Line Management
13 55 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
14 52 (5.70%) Analytics
15 47 (5.15%) DevOps
16 45 (4.93%) Software Engineering
16 45 (4.93%) OOD
17 44 (4.82%) ETL
18 42 (4.60%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 471 (51.59%) JavaScript
2 310 (33.95%) C#
3 254 (27.82%) SQL
4 240 (26.29%) Java
5 119 (13.03%) PHP
6 106 (11.61%) Python
7 68 (7.45%) Ruby
8 59 (6.46%) T-SQL
9 42 (4.60%) Objective-C
10 28 (3.07%) C++
11 26 (2.85%) Bash Shell
12 25 (2.74%) Scala
13 20 (2.19%) Perl
14 15 (1.64%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.53%) VB
16 12 (1.31%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.10%) Groovy
17 10 (1.10%) VB6
17 10 (1.10%) C
17 10 (1.10%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 111 (12.16%) Degree
2 13 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.33%) OCP
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.32%) QA
2 11 (1.20%) HL7
3 4 (0.44%) SLA
4 3 (0.33%) EMIR
4 3 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.22%) MiFID
5 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (1.64%) Varnish
1 15 (1.64%) Docker
2 7 (0.77%) HDFS
3 6 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.22%) LXC
5 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Squid
5 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (3.61%) Puppet
2 30 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.19%) Ansible
4 10 (1.10%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.77%) Capistrano
5 7 (0.77%) Nagios
6 5 (0.55%) OpenView
6 5 (0.55%) SCOM
7 4 (0.44%) Mesos
8 1 (0.11%) Salt
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 132 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 96 (10.51%) Oracle
3 61 (6.68%) Google
4 34 (3.72%) Facebook
5 24 (2.63%) Cognos
6 23 (2.52%) Sitecore
7 16 (1.75%) Zend
7 16 (1.75%) IBM
8 14 (1.53%) Apple
9 13 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.42%) Informatica
10 12 (1.31%) Tableau
11 10 (1.10%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.10%) VMware
12 8 (0.88%) EPiServer
13 7 (0.77%) HP
14 6 (0.66%) Adobe
14 6 (0.66%) Splunk
14 6 (0.66%) Alteryx
15 5 (0.55%) Demandware
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Pension and Health
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