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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 284 214 258
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 442 638 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 1.41% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.51% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 393 566 469
Average salary £64,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
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
41277 42384 44909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.88% 93.95% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35223 34844 38809
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 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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 -58 87 £57,500 -11.53% 10
Docklands, London -13 4 - -
Uxbridge -1 3 £72,000 +80.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £64,000 +28.00%
Hammersmith - 3 - -
Bromley +14 2 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Barnet - 2 £60,000 -
Croydon +4 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £60,000 -
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
Clapham - 1 £38,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 523 (54.54%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (45.88%) JavaScript
3 393 (40.98%) HTML
4 333 (34.72%) CSS
5 290 (30.24%) Java
6 289 (30.14%) TDD
7 267 (27.84%) .NET
8 261 (27.22%) C#
9 235 (24.50%) SQL
10 229 (23.88%) Scrum
11 217 (22.63%) jQuery
12 213 (22.21%) MVC
13 203 (21.17%) OO
14 199 (20.75%) PHP
15 193 (20.13%) Finance
16 162 (16.89%) Mentoring
17 159 (16.58%) HTML5
18 158 (16.48%) SQL Server
19 155 (16.16%) MySQL
20 154 (16.06%) ASP.NET
21 144 (15.02%) Web Services
22 142 (14.81%) Git (software)
23 140 (14.60%) Linux
24 125 (13.03%) E-Commerce
25 111 (11.57%) BDD
26 110 (11.47%) Oracle
27 106 (11.05%) Degree
27 106 (11.05%) Python
28 105 (10.95%) AngularJS
29 96 (10.01%) XML

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 66 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.21%) Apache
3 47 (4.90%) CMS
4 41 (4.28%) Node.js
5 33 (3.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 29 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (2.71%) nginx
7 26 (2.71%) WordPress
8 23 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 16 (1.67%) IIS
10 15 (1.56%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.46%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.36%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.04%) Drupal
14 8 (0.83%) Confluence
15 7 (0.73%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.73%) Apache Pig
16 6 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
16 6 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
16 6 (0.63%) Joomla!
Applications
1 48 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.82%) MS Office
3 14 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.42%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.21%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 29 (3.02%) Magento
2 23 (2.40%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.63%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.31%) Cognos Planning
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.10%) Tridion
9 1 (0.10%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.04%) SaaS
3 10 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.52%) Office 365
5 3 (0.31%) GitHub
5 3 (0.31%) Force.com
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.21%) Trello
7 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.28%) Internet
2 23 (2.40%) SAN
2 23 (2.40%) FTP
3 9 (0.94%) HTTP
4 7 (0.73%) SSL
5 6 (0.63%) DNS
5 6 (0.63%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.52%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.42%) Intranet
7 4 (0.42%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.21%) Extranet
9 1 (0.10%) RTP
9 1 (0.10%) Firewall
9 1 (0.10%) LDAP
9 1 (0.10%) SMS
9 1 (0.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 155 (16.16%) MySQL
3 76 (7.92%) MongoDB
4 69 (7.19%) Big Data
5 65 (6.78%) NoSQL
6 46 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 39 (4.07%) Redis
10 34 (3.55%) Relational Database
11 32 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
13 27 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (2.71%) Hadoop
15 24 (2.50%) QlikView
16 21 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 17 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (1.67%) SQLite
19 11 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
20 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 142 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 89 (9.28%) Subversion
3 46 (4.80%) JIRA
4 38 (3.96%) Selenium
5 36 (3.75%) Visual Studio
6 30 (3.13%) Maven
7 29 (3.02%) Jenkins
8 28 (2.92%) Cucumber
8 28 (2.92%) JUnit
8 28 (2.92%) TeamCity
9 26 (2.71%) Xcode
10 25 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (1.77%) jMock
11 17 (1.77%) Mockito
12 16 (1.67%) RSpec
13 15 (1.56%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.36%) Karma Test Runner
15 12 (1.25%) Jasmine
15 12 (1.25%) SpecFlow
16 11 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 193 (20.13%) Finance
2 75 (7.82%) Banking
3 52 (5.42%) Advertising
4 46 (4.80%) Marketing
5 40 (4.17%) Front Office
6 37 (3.86%) Retail
7 26 (2.71%) Legal
8 24 (2.50%) Publishing
8 24 (2.50%) Back Office
9 17 (1.77%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.15%) Games
11 10 (1.04%) Law
12 9 (0.94%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.42%) German Language
14 2 (0.21%) French Language
14 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.10%) Billing
15 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.10%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (40.98%) HTML
2 333 (34.72%) CSS
3 267 (27.84%) .NET
4 217 (22.63%) jQuery
5 159 (16.58%) HTML5
6 154 (16.06%) ASP.NET
7 144 (15.02%) Web Services
8 105 (10.95%) AngularJS
9 96 (10.01%) XML
10 87 (9.07%) Spring
10 87 (9.07%) CSS3
11 85 (8.86%) REST
12 77 (8.03%) Symfony
13 76 (7.92%) Backbone.js
14 73 (7.61%) J2EE
15 68 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 65 (6.78%) RESTful
17 64 (6.67%) JSON
18 63 (6.57%) .NET Framework
19 60 (6.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.67%) Open Source
2 59 (6.15%) User Experience
3 51 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 47 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (2.19%) Equities
8 18 (1.88%) Fixed Income
8 18 (1.88%) Digital Media
9 16 (1.67%) Derivative
10 15 (1.56%) Hedge funds
11 13 (1.36%) Social Media
11 13 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (1.36%) Blog
12 11 (1.15%) N-Tier
12 11 (1.15%) Market Risk
13 9 (0.94%) Data Integration
14 8 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
14 8 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 140 (14.60%) Linux
2 83 (8.65%) Windows
3 74 (7.72%) Android
4 73 (7.61%) Apple iOS
5 30 (3.13%) UNIX
6 10 (1.04%) Mac OS X
6 10 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.94%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.83%) CentOS
9 6 (0.63%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.31%) Solaris
11 3 (0.31%) NetWare
11 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.21%) MVS
13 1 (0.10%) Debian
13 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (54.54%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (30.14%) TDD
3 229 (23.88%) Scrum
4 213 (22.21%) MVC
5 203 (21.17%) OO
6 162 (16.89%) Mentoring
7 125 (13.03%) E-Commerce
8 111 (11.57%) BDD
9 94 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 93 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (7.51%) OOP
12 68 (7.09%) Project Management
13 66 (6.88%) Software Engineering
14 64 (6.67%) SOA
15 55 (5.74%) Web Development
16 51 (5.32%) Analytics
17 47 (4.90%) DevOps
18 45 (4.69%) OOD
19 44 (4.59%) Android Development
20 42 (4.38%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 440 (45.88%) JavaScript
2 290 (30.24%) Java
3 261 (27.22%) C#
4 235 (24.50%) SQL
5 199 (20.75%) PHP
6 106 (11.05%) Python
7 77 (8.03%) Ruby
8 54 (5.63%) C++
9 48 (5.01%) PHP5
10 35 (3.65%) Objective-C
11 33 (3.44%) Bash Shell
11 33 (3.44%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.19%) C
13 19 (1.98%) VB
14 18 (1.88%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.77%) PowerShell
15 17 (1.77%) Jython
16 13 (1.36%) Scala
17 11 (1.15%) Clojure
18 8 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 106 (11.05%) Degree
2 4 (0.42%) PhD
3 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.31%) MBA
4 1 (0.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.38%) QA
2 6 (0.63%) HL7
3 4 (0.42%) WCAG
4 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.15%) Varnish
3 6 (0.63%) HDFS
4 4 (0.42%) Firmware
5 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.10%) Docker
6 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (2.92%) Puppet
2 23 (2.40%) OpenView
2 23 (2.40%) Nagios
2 23 (2.40%) SCOM
3 20 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.67%) Ansible
5 4 (0.42%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.10%) Netcool
Vendors
1 110 (11.47%) Oracle
2 96 (10.01%) Microsoft
3 63 (6.57%) Zend
4 34 (3.55%) Google
5 27 (2.82%) HP
6 23 (2.40%) Remedy
7 22 (2.29%) Facebook
8 19 (1.98%) Cognos
9 17 (1.77%) IBM
10 12 (1.25%) TIBCO
11 10 (1.04%) Adobe
11 10 (1.04%) Xamarin
12 9 (0.94%) Informatica
13 8 (0.83%) VMware
14 6 (0.63%) Sony
14 6 (0.63%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.63%) SAP
14 6 (0.63%) Sybase
14 6 (0.63%) Twitter
14 6 (0.63%) Sitecore
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum + Bounus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £70 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago