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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 185 204 208
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 683 725 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.74% 1.64% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.72% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 604 628 648
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
37543 42266 45508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.72% 95.55% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32627 35877 37958
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +6 112 £68,750 +1.85% 15
Kingston Upon Thames +16 15 £72,500 +26.08% 1
Wimbledon - 11 £70,000 -
Hammersmith +3 2 £90,000 +63.63%
Teddington - 1 £62,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £57,500 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 848 (54.92%) Agile Software Development
2 703 (45.53%) JavaScript
3 649 (42.03%) Java
4 512 (33.16%) HTML
5 436 (28.24%) TDD
6 427 (27.66%) CSS
7 381 (24.68%) Scrum
8 376 (24.35%) AngularJS
9 375 (24.29%) SQL
10 374 (24.22%) Finance
11 366 (23.70%) .NET
12 339 (21.96%) MVC
13 302 (19.56%) C#
14 262 (16.97%) HTML5
15 248 (16.06%) SQL Server
16 236 (15.28%) Git (software)
17 235 (15.22%) jQuery
18 228 (14.77%) Spring
19 220 (14.25%) Web Services
20 219 (14.18%) OO
21 211 (13.67%) Mentoring
22 201 (13.02%) MySQL
23 198 (12.82%) E-Commerce
23 198 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
24 193 (12.50%) ASP.NET
25 175 (11.33%) PHP
26 169 (10.95%) Node.js
27 162 (10.49%) Front End Development
28 161 (10.43%) REST
28 161 (10.43%) Scala

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
1 114 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
2 91 (5.89%) Apache
3 66 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 52 (3.37%) CMS
5 36 (2.33%) Drupal
6 28 (1.81%) nginx
7 27 (1.75%) Apache Solr
7 27 (1.75%) Apache Spark
8 20 (1.30%) Jetty
9 19 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 15 (0.97%) Confluence
11 15 (0.97%) SharePoint
11 15 (0.97%) WildFly
12 14 (0.91%) IIS
12 14 (0.91%) JBoss
13 12 (0.78%) NServiceBus
13 12 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.78%) WordPress
14 11 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 90 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.45%) MS Office
4 6 (0.39%) HipChat
5 5 (0.32%) SPSS
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.13%) Gliffy
6 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.065%) GIMP
7 1 (0.065%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.32%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.19%) Magento
4 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.19%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.065%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.065%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.065%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.065%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 104 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (2.72%) SaaS
4 32 (2.07%) GitHub
5 24 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.84%) Amazon S3
6 13 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
7 11 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (0.58%) CloudFront
9 8 (0.52%) Heroku
10 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.39%) Google Play
10 6 (0.39%) Route 53
11 4 (0.26%) PaaS
12 3 (0.19%) IaaS
12 3 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (0.19%) TestFlight
13 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.62%) HTTP
2 22 (1.42%) Intranet
3 21 (1.36%) Internet
4 12 (0.78%) LDAP
5 8 (0.52%) Skype
6 6 (0.39%) SNMP
7 3 (0.19%) DNS
7 3 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.19%) SSL
8 2 (0.13%) 3G
8 2 (0.13%) 4G
8 2 (0.13%) GSM
8 2 (0.13%) OpenFlow
8 2 (0.13%) SMPP
8 2 (0.13%) VoIP
9 1 (0.065%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 201 (13.02%) MySQL
3 150 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 130 (8.42%) Relational Database
5 123 (7.97%) MongoDB
6 107 (6.93%) Big Data
7 102 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
8 95 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 90 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
10 76 (4.92%) RDBMS
11 72 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 57 (3.69%) Hadoop
12 57 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 55 (3.56%) Redis
14 54 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
15 51 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 45 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
17 44 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
18 38 (2.46%) QlikView
19 31 (2.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 236 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 102 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 101 (6.54%) Maven
4 74 (4.79%) Subversion
5 66 (4.27%) JUnit
6 63 (4.08%) Gradle
7 59 (3.82%) Mockito
8 58 (3.76%) JIRA
9 56 (3.63%) Selenium
10 44 (2.85%) Jasmine
11 38 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (2.01%) Cucumber
12 31 (2.01%) Visual Studio
13 28 (1.81%) Grunt
13 28 (1.81%) Xcode
14 27 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 27 (1.75%) RSpec
15 26 (1.68%) Ant
16 25 (1.62%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.55%) gulp
General
1 374 (24.22%) Finance
2 152 (9.84%) Banking
3 67 (4.34%) Marketing
3 67 (4.34%) Retail
4 66 (4.27%) Law
5 62 (4.02%) Games
6 59 (3.82%) Front Office
6 59 (3.82%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.81%) Publishing
9 19 (1.23%) Advertising
10 17 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.84%) Back Office
12 7 (0.45%) Automotive
12 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.32%) Electronics
13 5 (0.32%) Legal
14 4 (0.26%) German Language
14 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.065%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 512 (33.16%) HTML
2 427 (27.66%) CSS
3 376 (24.35%) AngularJS
4 366 (23.70%) .NET
5 262 (16.97%) HTML5
6 235 (15.22%) jQuery
7 228 (14.77%) Spring
8 220 (14.25%) Web Services
9 193 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 169 (10.95%) Node.js
11 161 (10.43%) REST
12 153 (9.91%) CSS3
13 149 (9.65%) RESTful
14 145 (9.39%) React
15 140 (9.07%) XML
16 139 (9.00%) JSON
17 130 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
18 85 (5.51%) Sass
19 82 (5.31%) .NET Framework
20 81 (5.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 135 (8.74%) User Experience
2 127 (8.23%) Computer Science
3 94 (6.09%) Mobile App
4 69 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (3.95%) Fintech
6 59 (3.82%) Equities
7 54 (3.50%) Algorithms
8 43 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 42 (2.72%) Derivative
10 40 (2.59%) Fixed Income
10 40 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
11 36 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 34 (2.20%) Data Integration
13 32 (2.07%) Visualisation
14 29 (1.88%) Mathematics
15 25 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
16 21 (1.36%) Data Structures
17 20 (1.30%) iPhone
17 20 (1.30%) Online Games
18 18 (1.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 154 (9.97%) Linux
2 117 (7.58%) Android
3 104 (6.74%) Apple iOS
4 82 (5.31%) Windows
5 66 (4.27%) Unix
6 19 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.71%) CentOS
8 9 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.45%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.19%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.13%) Solaris
12 2 (0.13%) SUSE
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.065%) AIX
13 1 (0.065%) VMS
13 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 848 (54.92%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (28.24%) TDD
3 381 (24.68%) Scrum
4 339 (21.96%) MVC
5 219 (14.18%) OO
6 211 (13.67%) Mentoring
7 198 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 198 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 162 (10.49%) Front End Development
9 153 (9.91%) Unit Testing
10 151 (9.78%) BDD
11 146 (9.46%) Software Engineering
12 125 (8.10%) Web Development
13 123 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
14 118 (7.64%) Open Source
15 101 (6.54%) Multithreading
16 98 (6.35%) SDLC
17 91 (5.89%) ETL
18 90 (5.83%) Microservices
19 86 (5.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 703 (45.53%) JavaScript
2 649 (42.03%) Java
3 375 (24.29%) SQL
4 302 (19.56%) C#
5 175 (11.33%) PHP
6 161 (10.43%) Scala
7 140 (9.07%) Python
8 131 (8.48%) Ruby
9 84 (5.44%) C++
10 64 (4.15%) Objective-C
11 49 (3.17%) T-SQL
12 47 (3.04%) Apple Swift
13 46 (2.98%) Groovy
14 43 (2.78%) PL/SQL
15 28 (1.81%) C
15 28 (1.81%) Perl
16 25 (1.62%) Shell Script
17 24 (1.55%) ES6
18 20 (1.30%) Bash Shell
19 18 (1.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 152 (9.84%) Degree
2 23 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 12 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.45%) PhD
7 3 (0.19%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.19%) ISEB
8 1 (0.065%) OCA
8 1 (0.065%) OCP
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (7.19%) QA
2 15 (0.97%) SDET
3 5 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.065%) EMIR
4 1 (0.065%) MiFID
4 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.065%) SEPA
4 1 (0.065%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.065%) WAI
System Software
1 77 (4.99%) Docker
2 25 (1.62%) HDFS
3 15 (0.97%) Varnish
3 15 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
4 11 (0.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.19%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 37 (2.40%) Control-M
2 24 (1.55%) Kubernetes
3 19 (1.23%) Puppet
4 16 (1.04%) Ansible
5 15 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.26%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.26%) Nagios
7 3 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.19%) Kibana
7 3 (0.19%) OpenView
7 3 (0.19%) Salt
7 3 (0.19%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.13%) Marathon
8 2 (0.13%) Mesos
8 2 (0.13%) WSUS
9 1 (0.065%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.065%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 152 (9.84%) Oracle
2 145 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 43 (2.78%) Informatica
4 40 (2.59%) Zend
5 33 (2.14%) Google
6 24 (1.55%) EPiServer
7 23 (1.49%) Adobe
8 22 (1.42%) Sybase
9 21 (1.36%) Cognos
10 19 (1.23%) MuleSoft
11 18 (1.17%) IBM
12 14 (0.91%) SAP
13 13 (0.84%) Apple
13 13 (0.84%) TIBCO
13 13 (0.84%) Twitter
14 12 (0.78%) hybris
14 12 (0.78%) Splunk
14 12 (0.78%) Tableau
15 11 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.71%) Xamarin
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary Negotiable plus Excellent Beneits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £130,000 to £150,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens- bonus, equity + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, bonus, holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits (e.g. pension, generous h
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Free Laptop
Posted: 5 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago