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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 249 217 271
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 521 571 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.13% 1.28% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.37% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 455 502 470
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +8 127 £62,500 -2.34% 19
Croydon +3 8 £65,000 +35.41%
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £52,500 - 2
Enfield - 7 £42,500 - 1
Bromley - 5 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 5 £55,000 -
Ealing +4 3 £60,000 -
Teddington - 3 £60,000 -
Harrow - 3 £57,500 -
Docklands, London -8 2 £72,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £57,500 -
Uxbridge +1 1 £72,000 +97.26%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 560 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (43.06%) JavaScript
3 460 (37.58%) HTML
4 412 (33.66%) CSS
5 378 (30.88%) Java
6 342 (27.94%) TDD
7 339 (27.70%) C#
8 319 (26.06%) .NET
9 299 (24.43%) jQuery
10 287 (23.45%) MVC
11 285 (23.28%) SQL
12 264 (21.57%) PHP
13 260 (21.24%) Scrum
14 235 (19.20%) OO
15 230 (18.79%) Finance
16 224 (18.30%) HTML5
17 194 (15.85%) MySQL
18 188 (15.36%) SQL Server
19 181 (14.79%) E-Commerce
20 173 (14.13%) ASP.NET
21 167 (13.64%) Linux
22 153 (12.50%) Git (software)
23 150 (12.25%) BDD
24 147 (12.01%) Mentoring
25 143 (11.68%) Web Services
26 138 (11.27%) CSS3
27 134 (10.95%) Android
28 132 (10.78%) OOP
29 130 (10.62%) Windows
30 117 (9.56%) Subversion

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 105 (8.58%) SharePoint
2 71 (5.80%) Apache
3 69 (5.64%) CMS
4 60 (4.90%) Node.js
5 48 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 38 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 35 (2.86%) Drupal
8 34 (2.78%) WordPress
9 20 (1.63%) Joomla!
10 19 (1.55%) Apache Solr
11 18 (1.47%) Tomcat
12 17 (1.39%) WebLogic
13 16 (1.31%) nginx
14 15 (1.23%) IIS
15 13 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (0.98%) Umbraco
17 11 (0.90%) Confluence
17 11 (0.90%) WebSphere
18 10 (0.82%) Adobe CQ
19 8 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.74%) MS Office
4 6 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.33%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.082%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (2.37%) Dynamics GP
2 15 (1.23%) Magento
3 9 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.082%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.082%) Tridion
7 1 (0.082%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 9 (0.74%) SaaS
6 7 (0.57%) GitHub
7 5 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.16%) Office 365
8 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.082%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.35%) Internet
2 34 (2.78%) HTTP
3 29 (2.37%) SAN
3 29 (2.37%) FTP
4 17 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.57%) Intranet
6 6 (0.49%) DNS
7 5 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.41%) SSH
8 3 (0.25%) Firewall
8 3 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.25%) Extranet
8 3 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.16%) SNMP
10 1 (0.082%) LDAP
10 1 (0.082%) SSL
10 1 (0.082%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (15.85%) MySQL
2 188 (15.36%) SQL Server
3 67 (5.47%) MongoDB
3 67 (5.47%) Big Data
4 58 (4.74%) NoSQL
5 49 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 33 (2.70%) Hadoop
10 32 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (2.12%) QlikView
12 22 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.23%) Redis
13 15 (1.23%) SQLite
14 12 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.98%) MarkLogic
14 12 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 153 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 117 (9.56%) Subversion
3 56 (4.58%) JIRA
4 52 (4.25%) Selenium
5 50 (4.08%) Jenkins
6 43 (3.51%) Maven
7 40 (3.27%) JUnit
8 34 (2.78%) Eclipse
9 27 (2.21%) Ant
10 26 (2.12%) Visual Studio
10 26 (2.12%) Mockito
11 25 (2.04%) Cucumber
12 19 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (1.55%) TeamCity
12 19 (1.55%) Xcode
12 19 (1.55%) jMock
13 16 (1.31%) Behat
14 15 (1.23%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.14%) PHPUnit
16 13 (1.06%) JBehave
General
1 230 (18.79%) Finance
2 87 (7.11%) Banking
3 81 (6.62%) Front Office
4 70 (5.72%) Marketing
5 44 (3.59%) Advertising
6 35 (2.86%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.70%) Publishing
8 32 (2.61%) Retail
9 30 (2.45%) Games
9 30 (2.45%) Back Office
10 24 (1.96%) Legal
11 15 (1.23%) Law
12 14 (1.14%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.82%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.41%) Billing
14 5 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.33%) French Language
16 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.082%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (37.58%) HTML
2 412 (33.66%) CSS
3 319 (26.06%) .NET
4 299 (24.43%) jQuery
5 224 (18.30%) HTML5
6 173 (14.13%) ASP.NET
7 143 (11.68%) Web Services
8 138 (11.27%) CSS3
9 114 (9.31%) Spring
10 101 (8.25%) Symfony
11 97 (7.92%) XML
12 90 (7.35%) AngularJS
13 87 (7.11%) Backbone.js
14 85 (6.94%) RESTful
15 84 (6.86%) WCF
16 83 (6.78%) J2EE
17 82 (6.70%) WPF
18 78 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
19 73 (5.96%) REST
20 72 (5.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.45%) User Experience
2 76 (6.21%) Open Source
3 66 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 51 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 41 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 39 (3.19%) Derivative
8 33 (2.70%) Hedge funds
9 30 (2.45%) Fixed Income
9 30 (2.45%) Equities
10 23 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
11 18 (1.47%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.23%) Digital Media
12 15 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
12 15 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
13 14 (1.14%) Mathematics
14 13 (1.06%) iPhone
15 12 (0.98%) Blog
16 11 (0.90%) FMCG
16 11 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 167 (13.64%) Linux
2 134 (10.95%) Android
3 130 (10.62%) Windows
4 116 (9.48%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.84%) UNIX
6 21 (1.72%) Windows Phone
7 13 (1.06%) Windows Phone 7
8 10 (0.82%) Debian
9 8 (0.65%) CentOS
10 7 (0.57%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.082%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (27.94%) TDD
3 287 (23.45%) MVC
4 260 (21.24%) Scrum
5 235 (19.20%) OO
6 181 (14.79%) E-Commerce
7 150 (12.25%) BDD
8 147 (12.01%) Mentoring
9 132 (10.78%) OOP
10 113 (9.23%) Unit Testing
11 108 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
12 96 (7.84%) Web Development
13 87 (7.11%) Software Engineering
14 77 (6.29%) Multithreading
15 70 (5.72%) Android Development
16 68 (5.56%) OOD
17 64 (5.23%) Analytics
18 62 (5.07%) Project Management
19 61 (4.98%) Data Analysis
20 57 (4.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 527 (43.06%) JavaScript
2 378 (30.88%) Java
3 339 (27.70%) C#
4 285 (23.28%) SQL
5 264 (21.57%) PHP
6 110 (8.99%) Python
7 69 (5.64%) Ruby
8 53 (4.33%) PHP5
9 49 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 49 (4.00%) C++
10 40 (3.27%) Objective-C
11 38 (3.10%) C
12 24 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 24 (1.96%) VB
13 23 (1.88%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.39%) Perl
15 15 (1.23%) Clojure
16 14 (1.14%) XAML
17 11 (0.90%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 115 (9.40%) Degree
2 11 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.57%) PhD
4 4 (0.33%) MBA
5 1 (0.082%) CFA
5 1 (0.082%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.082%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.082%) ISEB
5 1 (0.082%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.78%) QA
2 4 (0.33%) WCAG
3 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (2.37%) OpenView
1 29 (2.37%) Nagios
1 29 (2.37%) SCOM
2 28 (2.29%) Puppet
3 12 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.74%) Ansible
5 5 (0.41%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.41%) YUM
6 3 (0.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 111 (9.07%) Oracle
2 95 (7.76%) Zend
3 74 (6.05%) Microsoft
4 33 (2.70%) Google
5 31 (2.53%) Adobe
6 29 (2.37%) HP
6 29 (2.37%) Remedy
7 28 (2.29%) TIBCO
8 15 (1.23%) Informatica
8 15 (1.23%) SAP
8 15 (1.23%) Facebook
9 14 (1.14%) Sencha
9 14 (1.14%) 29West
10 12 (0.98%) Cognos
10 12 (0.98%) ATG
11 11 (0.90%) Sybase
11 11 (0.90%) hybris
12 10 (0.82%) JBoss
12 10 (0.82%) IBM
13 9 (0.74%) Business Objects
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