The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 224 238 236
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 635 502 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.14% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.21% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 564 457 537
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 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44463 41317 49029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37382 34631 42706
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
England

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 July 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 22 July 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 +23 144 £62,500 +4.16% 18
Bromley - 12 £60,000 -
Croydon -1 10 £67,500 +40.62%
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £52,500 - 2
Harrow - 4 - -
Ealing +6 3 £60,000 -
Docklands, London -1 3 £62,500 -32.43%
Canary Wharf - 3 £110,000 -
Orpington - 2 £40,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £53,750 - 1
Surbiton - 1 £60,000 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 559 (42.32%) JavaScript
2 498 (37.70%) HTML
3 448 (33.91%) CSS
4 434 (32.85%) C#
5 415 (31.42%) .NET
6 364 (27.55%) Java
7 346 (26.19%) MVC
8 337 (25.51%) jQuery
9 320 (24.22%) TDD
10 316 (23.92%) SQL
11 275 (20.82%) PHP
12 262 (19.83%) Scrum
13 258 (19.53%) HTML5
14 254 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
15 253 (19.15%) Finance
16 249 (18.85%) SQL Server
17 233 (17.64%) ASP.NET
18 218 (16.50%) OO
19 198 (14.99%) MySQL
20 194 (14.69%) E-Commerce
21 182 (13.78%) CSS3
22 165 (12.49%) Git (software)
23 162 (12.26%) Linux
24 155 (11.73%) BDD
25 144 (10.90%) Web Services
26 141 (10.67%) Android
27 140 (10.60%) Degree
28 134 (10.14%) Microsoft
29 133 (10.07%) Windows
29 133 (10.07%) WCF

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 126 (9.54%) SharePoint
2 85 (6.43%) CMS
3 75 (5.68%) Apache
4 65 (4.92%) Node.js
5 50 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 47 (3.56%) Drupal
7 42 (3.18%) WordPress
8 41 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 29 (2.20%) IIS
10 25 (1.89%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.51%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.36%) Joomla!
13 15 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (1.14%) Confluence
14 14 (1.06%) Umbraco
15 11 (0.83%) nginx
15 11 (0.83%) Adobe CQ
16 10 (0.76%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.68%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 53 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.30%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.30%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.076%) InDesign
6 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.076%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (1.89%) Dynamics GP
2 13 (0.98%) Magento
3 12 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
3 12 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.15%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.076%) RMDS
8 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 10 (0.76%) GitHub
6 8 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.53%) SaaS
8 3 (0.23%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.15%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.076%) Office 365
10 1 (0.076%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.31%) Internet
2 39 (2.95%) HTTP
3 25 (1.89%) FTP
3 25 (1.89%) SAN
4 22 (1.67%) Intranet
5 18 (1.36%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.68%) DNS
7 5 (0.38%) SSH
8 4 (0.30%) SSL
9 3 (0.23%) AMQP
9 3 (0.23%) Extranet
9 3 (0.23%) Firewall
9 3 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.23%) LDAP
9 3 (0.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (18.85%) SQL Server
2 198 (14.99%) MySQL
3 59 (4.47%) Relational Database
4 54 (4.09%) NoSQL
4 54 (4.09%) Big Data
4 54 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (3.94%) MongoDB
6 48 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (3.48%) Hadoop
9 40 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.36%) QlikView
13 15 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (0.91%) OLAP
14 12 (0.91%) KDB
14 12 (0.91%) MarkLogic
14 12 (0.91%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 165 (12.49%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.40%) Subversion
3 64 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 58 (4.39%) JIRA
5 50 (3.79%) Selenium
6 41 (3.10%) Maven
6 41 (3.10%) Visual Studio
7 38 (2.88%) Cucumber
8 36 (2.73%) Eclipse
9 31 (2.35%) JUnit
10 28 (2.12%) NUnit
11 27 (2.04%) Ant
12 24 (1.82%) SpecFlow
13 23 (1.74%) Mockito
13 23 (1.74%) TeamCity
14 20 (1.51%) Behat
15 19 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (1.14%) Gradle
17 13 (0.98%) PHPUnit
17 13 (0.98%) JBehave
General
1 253 (19.15%) Finance
2 99 (7.49%) Front Office
2 99 (7.49%) Banking
3 63 (4.77%) Marketing
4 46 (3.48%) Games
5 45 (3.41%) Retail
6 41 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 36 (2.73%) Advertising
8 35 (2.65%) Publishing
9 23 (1.74%) Back Office
10 20 (1.51%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.98%) Law
12 11 (0.83%) Legal
13 9 (0.68%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.45%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.38%) Billing
15 5 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.30%) French Language
17 1 (0.076%) Electronics
17 1 (0.076%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (37.70%) HTML
2 448 (33.91%) CSS
3 415 (31.42%) .NET
4 337 (25.51%) jQuery
5 258 (19.53%) HTML5
6 233 (17.64%) ASP.NET
7 182 (13.78%) CSS3
8 144 (10.90%) Web Services
9 133 (10.07%) WCF
10 113 (8.55%) XML
11 110 (8.33%) Spring
11 110 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 106 (8.02%) WPF
13 98 (7.42%) Symfony
14 88 (6.66%) AngularJS
15 85 (6.43%) .NET Framework
16 84 (6.36%) Backbone.js
16 84 (6.36%) RESTful
17 70 (5.30%) Ajax
17 70 (5.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (5.90%) Open Source
2 75 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 52 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 48 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 39 (2.95%) Hedge funds
5 39 (2.95%) Derivative
6 32 (2.42%) Equities
7 28 (2.12%) Fixed Income
8 26 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
9 22 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
10 21 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 18 (1.36%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.21%) iPhone
13 12 (0.91%) Video on Demand
14 11 (0.83%) FMCG
14 11 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
15 10 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.68%) iPad
16 9 (0.68%) Physics
16 9 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 162 (12.26%) Linux
2 141 (10.67%) Android
3 133 (10.07%) Windows
4 122 (9.24%) Apple iOS
5 49 (3.71%) UNIX
6 21 (1.59%) Windows Phone
7 12 (0.91%) Debian
8 10 (0.76%) Windows Phone 7
9 7 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.45%) CentOS
11 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.076%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.076%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (26.19%) MVC
2 320 (24.22%) TDD
3 262 (19.83%) Scrum
4 254 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (16.50%) OO
6 194 (14.69%) E-Commerce
7 155 (11.73%) BDD
8 130 (9.84%) Unit Testing
9 122 (9.24%) OOP
10 112 (8.48%) Web Development
11 104 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
12 87 (6.59%) Multithreading
13 76 (5.75%) Software Engineering
14 62 (4.69%) OOD
15 58 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
16 57 (4.31%) SOA
16 57 (4.31%) Project Management
16 57 (4.31%) Data Analysis
17 54 (4.09%) Kanban
18 53 (4.01%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 559 (42.32%) JavaScript
2 434 (32.85%) C#
3 364 (27.55%) Java
4 316 (23.92%) SQL
5 275 (20.82%) PHP
6 122 (9.24%) Python
7 68 (5.15%) Ruby
8 56 (4.24%) C++
9 52 (3.94%) PHP5
10 50 (3.79%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.48%) C
12 40 (3.03%) Objective-C
13 29 (2.20%) VB
14 26 (1.97%) PowerShell
15 25 (1.89%) Perl
16 24 (1.82%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.44%) VB.NET
18 16 (1.21%) Scala
19 14 (1.06%) XAML
19 14 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 140 (10.60%) Degree
2 11 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.45%) PhD
4 4 (0.30%) MBA
5 3 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.076%) ISEB
6 1 (0.076%) CFA
6 1 (0.076%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.69%) QA
2 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.076%) Basel III
System Software
1 25 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.98%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (2.35%) Puppet
2 26 (1.97%) Nagios
3 25 (1.89%) SCOM
3 25 (1.89%) OpenView
4 16 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.53%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.38%) YUM
6 5 (0.38%) Ansible
6 5 (0.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 134 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 111 (8.40%) Oracle
3 87 (6.59%) Zend
4 37 (2.80%) TIBCO
5 31 (2.35%) Google
6 28 (2.12%) Adobe
7 25 (1.89%) HP
7 25 (1.89%) Remedy
8 19 (1.44%) Facebook
9 17 (1.29%) SAP
10 16 (1.21%) Sybase
10 16 (1.21%) IBM
10 16 (1.21%) Informatica
11 15 (1.14%) Sitecore
11 15 (1.14%) Sencha
12 14 (1.06%) 29West
12 14 (1.06%) Cognos
13 11 (0.83%) ServiceNow
14 10 (0.76%) JBoss
14 10 (0.76%) ATG
London
Kite Consulting Group Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits and 10% discretionary bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £800000 per annum + benefits/bonus/perks package
Posted: 6 days ago