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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 152 224 181
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 907 646 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.15% 1.43% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.49% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 852 567 781
Median salary £67,500 £64,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
40420 43290 47733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.79% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35045 36454 39477
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 2 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
City of London +77 159 £65,000 - 13
Wimbledon -12 5 - -
Twickenham +7 2 £58,750 -2.08% 1
Canary Wharf +7 1 £75,000 -31.81%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £47,500 -20.83%
New Malden - 1 £37,500 -
Hendon - 1 £58,500 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 London region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 885 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
2 686 (42.37%) Java
3 676 (41.75%) JavaScript
4 521 (32.18%) TDD
5 471 (29.09%) HTML
6 422 (26.07%) CSS
7 372 (22.98%) SQL
8 361 (22.30%) .NET
9 323 (19.95%) Finance
10 322 (19.89%) C#
11 307 (18.96%) Scrum
12 304 (18.78%) MVC
13 292 (18.04%) AngularJS
14 266 (16.43%) OO
15 259 (16.00%) E-Commerce
16 247 (15.26%) HTML5
17 238 (14.70%) SQL Server
18 236 (14.58%) Web Services
19 234 (14.45%) Spring
20 232 (14.33%) Git (software)
21 231 (14.27%) PHP
22 213 (13.16%) Mentoring
23 204 (12.60%) MySQL
24 199 (12.29%) jQuery
25 194 (11.98%) BDD
26 183 (11.30%) Degree
27 181 (11.18%) Python
28 172 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
29 170 (10.50%) REST
30 163 (10.07%) Microsoft

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 156 (9.64%) Node.js
2 111 (6.86%) Elasticsearch
3 66 (4.08%) Apache
4 55 (3.40%) Apache Solr
4 55 (3.40%) CMS
5 52 (3.21%) Tomcat
6 34 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 34 (2.10%) Drupal
7 32 (1.98%) Jetty
8 30 (1.85%) SharePoint
9 20 (1.24%) IIS
10 19 (1.17%) nginx
11 17 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 16 (0.99%) Confluence
13 13 (0.80%) Apache Spark
13 13 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.74%) SAS
15 8 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
15 8 (0.49%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 100 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.49%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.12%) Gliffy
4 2 (0.12%) HipChat
4 2 (0.12%) MS Office
4 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 15 (0.93%) Magento
3 14 (0.86%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.12%) AWD
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.062%) Siebel Analytics
8 1 (0.062%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 103 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (3.34%) SaaS
4 34 (2.10%) GitHub
5 32 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.99%) Force.com
7 8 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (0.49%) Heroku
8 7 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.43%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.31%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.25%) PaaS
11 3 (0.19%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.19%) Route 53
12 2 (0.12%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.12%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.04%) Internet
2 17 (1.05%) HTTP
3 16 (0.99%) Intranet
4 8 (0.49%) SMS
5 6 (0.37%) Extranet
5 6 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.37%) SSL
6 5 (0.31%) Skype
6 5 (0.31%) SNMP
7 4 (0.25%) SSH
8 3 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.062%) GSM
9 1 (0.062%) LDAP
9 1 (0.062%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (14.70%) SQL Server
2 204 (12.60%) MySQL
3 158 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 143 (8.83%) NoSQL
5 108 (6.67%) Big Data
6 102 (6.30%) MongoDB
7 95 (5.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 94 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
9 84 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 73 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 71 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 70 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
13 60 (3.71%) RDBMS
14 49 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
15 45 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 43 (2.66%) Hadoop
16 43 (2.66%) Redis
17 35 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
18 30 (1.85%) QlikView
19 29 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 232 (14.33%) Git (software)
2 107 (6.61%) Maven
3 92 (5.68%) Subversion
4 89 (5.50%) Jenkins
5 88 (5.44%) Selenium
6 76 (4.69%) JIRA
6 76 (4.69%) JUnit
7 46 (2.84%) Gradle
8 44 (2.72%) Jasmine
8 44 (2.72%) Mockito
9 37 (2.29%) Eclipse
10 36 (2.22%) Visual Studio
11 31 (1.91%) Cucumber
12 30 (1.85%) WebDriver
13 21 (1.30%) Grunt
13 21 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (1.24%) jMock
15 19 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (1.11%) Hudson
16 18 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 323 (19.95%) Finance
2 95 (5.87%) Banking
3 86 (5.31%) Retail
4 76 (4.69%) Games
5 61 (3.77%) Marketing
6 57 (3.52%) Law
7 53 (3.27%) Front Office
8 39 (2.41%) Investment Banking
9 34 (2.10%) Telecoms
10 30 (1.85%) Advertising
11 22 (1.36%) Publishing
12 18 (1.11%) Back Office
13 13 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.49%) Electronics
14 8 (0.49%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.25%) German Language
17 2 (0.12%) Legal
17 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.12%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (29.09%) HTML
2 422 (26.07%) CSS
3 361 (22.30%) .NET
4 292 (18.04%) AngularJS
5 247 (15.26%) HTML5
6 236 (14.58%) Web Services
7 234 (14.45%) Spring
8 199 (12.29%) jQuery
9 170 (10.50%) REST
10 162 (10.01%) RESTful
11 153 (9.45%) ASP.NET
12 132 (8.15%) CSS3
13 125 (7.72%) XML
14 104 (6.42%) Hibernate
15 103 (6.36%) JSON
16 98 (6.05%) SOAP
17 93 (5.74%) React
18 87 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC
19 76 (4.69%) Backbone.js
19 76 (4.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 163 (10.07%) Computer Science
2 111 (6.86%) User Experience
3 87 (5.37%) Mobile App
4 83 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 46 (2.84%) Fintech
7 44 (2.72%) Equities
8 41 (2.53%) Derivative
9 38 (2.35%) Visualisation
10 33 (2.04%) Mathematics
11 30 (1.85%) Algorithms
11 30 (1.85%) Hedge funds
12 21 (1.30%) Digital Media
12 21 (1.30%) N-Tier
13 20 (1.24%) Semantic Web
14 19 (1.17%) Data Structures
15 17 (1.05%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.99%) Artificial Intelligence
16 16 (0.99%) Online Games
17 15 (0.93%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 122 (7.54%) Android
2 110 (6.79%) Linux
3 97 (5.99%) Apple iOS
4 70 (4.32%) Windows
5 52 (3.21%) Unix
6 16 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 14 (0.86%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.68%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.56%) AIX
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.062%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 885 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
2 521 (32.18%) TDD
3 307 (18.96%) Scrum
4 304 (18.78%) MVC
5 266 (16.43%) OO
6 259 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 213 (13.16%) Mentoring
8 194 (11.98%) BDD
9 172 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
10 151 (9.33%) Unit Testing
11 138 (8.52%) Front End Development
12 118 (7.29%) Software Engineering
13 112 (6.92%) SOA
14 108 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
14 108 (6.67%) Open Source
15 107 (6.61%) Web Development
16 103 (6.36%) Microservices
17 96 (5.93%) ETL
18 87 (5.37%) Android Development
19 84 (5.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 686 (42.37%) Java
2 676 (41.75%) JavaScript
3 372 (22.98%) SQL
4 322 (19.89%) C#
5 231 (14.27%) PHP
6 181 (11.18%) Python
7 100 (6.18%) Ruby
8 99 (6.11%) Scala
9 72 (4.45%) C++
10 60 (3.71%) Objective-C
11 39 (2.41%) Groovy
12 36 (2.22%) Apex Code
13 32 (1.98%) Apple Swift
13 32 (1.98%) T-SQL
14 31 (1.91%) Perl
14 31 (1.91%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.54%) Go
16 22 (1.36%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.05%) Bash Shell
18 16 (0.99%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 183 (11.30%) Degree
2 11 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.56%) ISEB
4 3 (0.19%) IBM Certification
5 2 (0.12%) PhD
6 1 (0.062%) HND
6 1 (0.062%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.062%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.55%) QA
2 6 (0.37%) Data Quality
2 6 (0.37%) SLA
3 5 (0.31%) SDET
4 3 (0.19%) WCAG
5 1 (0.062%) EMIR
5 1 (0.062%) MiFID
5 1 (0.062%) SEPA
5 1 (0.062%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (1.48%) Docker
2 19 (1.17%) Varnish
3 9 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.31%) HDFS
5 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.062%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (1.11%) Ansible
2 16 (0.99%) Control-M
3 14 (0.86%) Puppet
4 6 (0.37%) BladeLogic
4 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.31%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 5 (0.31%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 4 (0.25%) Kibana
6 4 (0.25%) WSUS
7 3 (0.19%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 163 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 120 (7.41%) Oracle
3 47 (2.90%) Informatica
4 46 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
5 45 (2.78%) Adobe
6 39 (2.41%) Zend
7 33 (2.04%) Twitter
8 31 (1.91%) Google
9 26 (1.61%) Ab Initio
10 25 (1.54%) Facebook
11 20 (1.24%) hybris
12 16 (0.99%) Sybase
13 15 (0.93%) SAP
14 14 (0.86%) Apple
14 14 (0.86%) Yahoo!
15 12 (0.74%) IBM
16 11 (0.68%) EPiServer
17 10 (0.62%) Cognos
18 9 (0.56%) Murex
18 9 (0.56%) Sitecore
City, London
Hudson IT Digital
Salary: bonus + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Exaprint London Ltd.
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Monarch Digital
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Energon People
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + benefits + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £81 - £100000 per annum + Gym, Pension + More
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
JD & Co Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus £15k variable bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago