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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 175 215 199
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 729 687 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.85% 1.54% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.61% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 647 603 719
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 £85,000
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
37738 42630 46106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.64% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32787 36087 38693
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +9 106 £70,000 +5.66% 13
Kingston Upon Thames +18 11 £75,000 +30.43%
Wimbledon - 11 £70,000 -
Twickenham +19 3 £57,500 -4.16%
Hammersmith +8 3 £90,000 +63.63%
Canary Wharf - 3 £105,000 -
Teddington - 3 £62,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 880 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 708 (44.06%) JavaScript
3 706 (43.93%) Java
4 510 (31.74%) HTML
5 464 (28.87%) TDD
6 435 (27.07%) CSS
7 401 (24.95%) SQL
8 389 (24.21%) Finance
9 386 (24.02%) .NET
10 384 (23.90%) Scrum
11 349 (21.72%) AngularJS
12 342 (21.28%) MVC
13 327 (20.35%) C#
14 261 (16.24%) Spring
15 258 (16.05%) SQL Server
16 251 (15.62%) Git (software)
17 247 (15.37%) HTML5
18 231 (14.37%) Mentoring
18 231 (14.37%) Web Services
19 229 (14.25%) OO
20 225 (14.00%) E-Commerce
21 223 (13.88%) jQuery
22 201 (12.51%) MySQL
23 193 (12.01%) ASP.NET
24 190 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
25 182 (11.33%) PHP
26 175 (10.89%) RESTful
27 170 (10.58%) Node.js
28 167 (10.39%) REST
29 164 (10.21%) Oracle

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
1 119 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 91 (5.66%) Apache
3 75 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 49 (3.05%) CMS
5 40 (2.49%) Apache Solr
5 40 (2.49%) Drupal
6 30 (1.87%) Jetty
6 30 (1.87%) nginx
7 25 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 25 (1.56%) Apache Spark
8 22 (1.37%) SharePoint
9 19 (1.18%) Confluence
10 15 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.93%) WebLogic
11 12 (0.75%) IIS
11 12 (0.75%) JBoss
11 12 (0.75%) NServiceBus
12 11 (0.68%) WildFly
13 10 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 95 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.44%) MS Office
4 6 (0.37%) HipChat
5 4 (0.25%) SPSS
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.12%) Gliffy
6 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.062%) GIMP
7 1 (0.062%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.062%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (0.62%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 9 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.19%) Magento
6 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.12%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.062%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.062%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.062%) Siebel Analytics
7 1 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 109 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (2.92%) SaaS
4 35 (2.18%) GitHub
5 23 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.75%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
7 11 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.50%) CloudFront
9 6 (0.37%) Google Play
9 6 (0.37%) Heroku
9 6 (0.37%) Route 53
10 5 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.19%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.19%) TestFlight
13 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.12%) Silverpop
13 2 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.43%) Internet
2 22 (1.37%) HTTP
3 18 (1.12%) Intranet
4 10 (0.62%) LDAP
5 8 (0.50%) Skype
6 6 (0.37%) SNMP
7 5 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.25%) SSL
9 3 (0.19%) SMS
10 2 (0.12%) DNS
10 2 (0.12%) SMPP
10 2 (0.12%) VoIP
11 1 (0.062%) Extranet
11 1 (0.062%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 201 (12.51%) MySQL
3 149 (9.27%) Relational Database
4 145 (9.02%) NoSQL
5 109 (6.78%) Big Data
6 108 (6.72%) MongoDB
7 102 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
8 92 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 87 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
10 83 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 75 (4.67%) RDBMS
11 75 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 72 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 59 (3.67%) Hadoop
14 52 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 49 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
16 43 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
16 43 (2.68%) QlikView
17 42 (2.61%) Redis
18 35 (2.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 251 (15.62%) Git (software)
2 118 (7.34%) Maven
3 103 (6.41%) Jenkins
4 84 (5.23%) Subversion
5 75 (4.67%) JUnit
5 75 (4.67%) Selenium
6 68 (4.23%) Gradle
7 59 (3.67%) JIRA
8 52 (3.24%) Mockito
9 44 (2.74%) Jasmine
10 32 (1.99%) Cucumber
11 31 (1.93%) Visual Studio
12 29 (1.80%) Grunt
13 27 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 24 (1.49%) Eclipse
14 24 (1.49%) gulp
14 24 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (1.43%) Ant
16 22 (1.37%) WebDriver
16 22 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 389 (24.21%) Finance
2 151 (9.40%) Banking
3 79 (4.92%) Retail
4 66 (4.11%) Games
4 66 (4.11%) Marketing
5 61 (3.80%) Investment Banking
6 57 (3.55%) Front Office
6 57 (3.55%) Law
7 34 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.80%) Publishing
9 18 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.00%) Back Office
11 12 (0.75%) Advertising
12 9 (0.56%) Electronics
12 9 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.44%) Automotive
14 4 (0.25%) German Language
14 4 (0.25%) Legal
15 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.12%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (31.74%) HTML
2 435 (27.07%) CSS
3 386 (24.02%) .NET
4 349 (21.72%) AngularJS
5 261 (16.24%) Spring
6 247 (15.37%) HTML5
7 231 (14.37%) Web Services
8 223 (13.88%) jQuery
9 193 (12.01%) ASP.NET
10 175 (10.89%) RESTful
11 170 (10.58%) Node.js
12 167 (10.39%) REST
13 140 (8.71%) CSS3
14 138 (8.59%) React
15 134 (8.34%) XML
16 127 (7.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 125 (7.78%) JSON
18 110 (6.85%) Hibernate
19 89 (5.54%) Sass
20 78 (4.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 136 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 122 (7.59%) User Experience
3 98 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 77 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (3.61%) Equities
6 54 (3.36%) Fintech
7 53 (3.30%) Algorithms
8 47 (2.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 46 (2.86%) Derivative
10 41 (2.55%) Visualisation
11 37 (2.30%) Fixed Income
12 32 (1.99%) Artificial Intelligence
12 32 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
13 29 (1.80%) Data Integration
13 29 (1.80%) Mathematics
14 24 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (1.43%) Data Structures
16 22 (1.37%) Hedge funds
17 19 (1.18%) Online Games
18 17 (1.06%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 133 (8.28%) Linux
2 123 (7.65%) Android
3 108 (6.72%) Apple iOS
4 81 (5.04%) Windows
5 62 (3.86%) Unix
6 13 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.68%) CentOS
8 10 (0.62%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.50%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.37%) AIX
10 6 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.12%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.12%) Solaris
11 2 (0.12%) SUSE
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.062%) VMS
12 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 880 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 464 (28.87%) TDD
3 384 (23.90%) Scrum
4 342 (21.28%) MVC
5 231 (14.37%) Mentoring
6 229 (14.25%) OO
7 225 (14.00%) E-Commerce
8 190 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
9 162 (10.08%) BDD
10 161 (10.02%) Front End Development
11 150 (9.33%) Software Engineering
12 149 (9.27%) Unit Testing
13 135 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
14 124 (7.72%) Open Source
14 124 (7.72%) Web Development
15 100 (6.22%) SOA
16 93 (5.79%) SDLC
17 90 (5.60%) Multithreading
18 87 (5.41%) ETL
18 87 (5.41%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 708 (44.06%) JavaScript
2 706 (43.93%) Java
3 401 (24.95%) SQL
4 327 (20.35%) C#
5 182 (11.33%) PHP
6 163 (10.14%) Scala
7 154 (9.58%) Python
8 119 (7.41%) Ruby
9 84 (5.23%) C++
10 60 (3.73%) Objective-C
11 48 (2.99%) Groovy
12 46 (2.86%) T-SQL
13 45 (2.80%) PL/SQL
14 43 (2.68%) Apple Swift
15 33 (2.05%) Perl
16 24 (1.49%) Shell Script
17 22 (1.37%) Bash Shell
18 21 (1.31%) C
19 17 (1.06%) Apex Code
19 17 (1.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 163 (10.14%) Degree
2 27 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 15 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.50%) PhD
7 7 (0.44%) ISEB
8 3 (0.19%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.062%) HND
9 1 (0.062%) OCA
9 1 (0.062%) OCP
9 1 (0.062%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.062%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.09%) QA
2 8 (0.50%) SDET
3 5 (0.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.062%) EMIR
4 1 (0.062%) MiFID
4 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.062%) SEPA
4 1 (0.062%) Solvency II
System Software
1 63 (3.92%) Docker
2 18 (1.12%) HDFS
3 11 (0.68%) Varnish
4 10 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (0.56%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.062%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (2.36%) Control-M
2 19 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 18 (1.12%) Puppet
4 13 (0.81%) Ansible
5 11 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.37%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 4 (0.25%) Kibana
7 4 (0.25%) WSUS
8 3 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.19%) OpenView
9 2 (0.12%) Nagios
9 2 (0.12%) Salt
9 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.062%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.062%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 164 (10.21%) Oracle
2 153 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 48 (2.99%) Informatica
4 40 (2.49%) Zend
5 31 (1.93%) Adobe
5 31 (1.93%) Google
6 22 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (1.31%) Cognos
7 21 (1.31%) Twitter
8 19 (1.18%) EPiServer
9 18 (1.12%) SAP
10 17 (1.06%) IBM
10 17 (1.06%) MuleSoft
11 16 (1.00%) Sybase
12 15 (0.93%) Apple
12 15 (0.93%) hybris
13 14 (0.87%) Facebook
14 11 (0.68%) Ab Initio
15 10 (0.62%) Splunk
15 10 (0.62%) TIBCO
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
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Salary: Up to £70,000 + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits, bonus, holiday
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London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits+shares
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Salary: £40000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 30 days holiday, Bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Benefits & Stock Options
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Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: 65,000-75,000
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