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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 189 193 218
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 659 747 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.72% 1.71% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.79% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 586 653 599
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 £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +14 130 £67,500 +3.84% 14
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £72,500 - 2
Wimbledon - 9 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf +2 2 - -
Sidcup - 2 £60,000 -
Hammersmith +4 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 808 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
2 665 (45.42%) JavaScript
3 585 (39.96%) Java
4 507 (34.63%) HTML
5 421 (28.76%) CSS
6 400 (27.32%) TDD
7 375 (25.61%) AngularJS
8 366 (25.00%) .NET
9 351 (23.98%) Scrum
9 351 (23.98%) Finance
10 341 (23.29%) SQL
11 331 (22.61%) MVC
12 314 (21.45%) C#
13 254 (17.35%) HTML5
14 240 (16.39%) SQL Server
15 233 (15.92%) jQuery
16 226 (15.44%) Web Services
17 220 (15.03%) OO
18 212 (14.48%) Spring
19 207 (14.14%) Git (software)
20 203 (13.87%) Mentoring
21 198 (13.52%) ASP.NET
22 194 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
23 189 (12.91%) MySQL
24 173 (11.82%) E-Commerce
25 171 (11.68%) Front End Development
26 165 (11.27%) Node.js
27 164 (11.20%) Linux
28 160 (10.93%) React
29 157 (10.72%) PHP

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
1 109 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
2 87 (5.94%) Apache
3 59 (4.03%) Tomcat
4 58 (3.96%) CMS
5 33 (2.25%) Drupal
6 27 (1.84%) Apache Spark
7 26 (1.78%) nginx
8 18 (1.23%) WebLogic
8 18 (1.23%) WildFly
9 16 (1.09%) IIS
10 15 (1.02%) Jetty
10 15 (1.02%) SAS
10 15 (1.02%) WordPress
11 14 (0.96%) Confluence
11 14 (0.96%) JBoss
12 13 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 13 (0.89%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.82%) NServiceBus
13 12 (0.82%) SharePoint
14 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 67 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.48%) MS Office
3 7 (0.48%) SPSS
4 6 (0.41%) HipChat
5 1 (0.068%) GIMP
5 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 12 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.34%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.27%) Magento
4 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) Eze OMS
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.068%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.068%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 95 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.73%) SaaS
4 29 (1.98%) GitHub
5 18 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 11 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.61%) CloudFront
7 9 (0.61%) Heroku
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.41%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.41%) Route 53
9 4 (0.27%) Force.com
9 4 (0.27%) PaaS
10 3 (0.20%) IaaS
10 3 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
10 3 (0.20%) TestFlight
11 2 (0.14%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.12%) Internet
2 29 (1.98%) Intranet
3 25 (1.71%) HTTP
4 12 (0.82%) LDAP
5 7 (0.48%) Skype
6 6 (0.41%) 3G
6 6 (0.41%) 4G
6 6 (0.41%) GSM
6 6 (0.41%) OpenFlow
6 6 (0.41%) SNMP
7 4 (0.27%) ATM
8 3 (0.20%) DNS
8 3 (0.20%) SSL
8 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.14%) SMPP
9 2 (0.14%) VoIP
10 1 (0.068%) Firewall
10 1 (0.068%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 189 (12.91%) MySQL
3 145 (9.90%) NoSQL
4 114 (7.79%) MongoDB
5 106 (7.24%) Relational Database
6 96 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
7 95 (6.49%) Big Data
8 94 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 84 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
10 69 (4.71%) RDBMS
11 64 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 62 (4.23%) Redis
13 56 (3.83%) Hadoop
14 50 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 47 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 47 (3.21%) SQL Server 2014
16 39 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
17 37 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (2.25%) QlikView
19 31 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 207 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 99 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 93 (6.35%) Maven
4 70 (4.78%) Subversion
5 62 (4.23%) JIRA
6 55 (3.76%) JUnit
7 53 (3.62%) Mockito
8 52 (3.55%) Gradle
9 49 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 46 (3.14%) Selenium
11 40 (2.73%) Visual Studio
12 36 (2.46%) Jasmine
13 30 (2.05%) Grunt
13 30 (2.05%) TeamCity
13 30 (2.05%) Xcode
14 29 (1.98%) gulp
15 27 (1.84%) RSpec
16 26 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 24 (1.64%) Cucumber
17 24 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 351 (23.98%) Finance
2 148 (10.11%) Banking
3 70 (4.78%) Marketing
4 65 (4.44%) Games
4 65 (4.44%) Law
5 60 (4.10%) Retail
6 57 (3.89%) Front Office
7 54 (3.69%) Investment Banking
8 37 (2.53%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.64%) Publishing
10 22 (1.50%) Advertising
11 17 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.48%) Automotive
13 7 (0.48%) Back Office
14 5 (0.34%) Legal
15 4 (0.27%) Electronics
16 3 (0.20%) German Language
16 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.068%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (34.63%) HTML
2 421 (28.76%) CSS
3 375 (25.61%) AngularJS
4 366 (25.00%) .NET
5 254 (17.35%) HTML5
6 233 (15.92%) jQuery
7 226 (15.44%) Web Services
8 212 (14.48%) Spring
9 198 (13.52%) ASP.NET
10 165 (11.27%) Node.js
11 160 (10.93%) React
12 156 (10.66%) CSS3
13 148 (10.11%) REST
14 145 (9.90%) XML
15 140 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 140 (9.56%) JSON
16 122 (8.33%) RESTful
17 91 (6.22%) .NET Framework
18 88 (6.01%) Sass
19 82 (5.60%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.47%) User Experience
2 111 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 85 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 75 (5.12%) Fintech
5 65 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (3.96%) Equities
7 46 (3.14%) Fixed Income
8 45 (3.07%) Algorithms
9 44 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
10 40 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 38 (2.60%) Data Integration
12 34 (2.32%) Derivative
13 33 (2.25%) Mathematics
14 32 (2.19%) Artificial Intelligence
15 31 (2.12%) Visualisation
16 29 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (1.37%) Data Structures
18 19 (1.30%) iPhone
18 19 (1.30%) N-Tier
18 19 (1.30%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 164 (11.20%) Linux
2 105 (7.17%) Android
3 101 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 76 (5.19%) Windows
5 64 (4.37%) Unix
6 24 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.68%) CentOS
9 7 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.34%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.20%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.14%) Solaris
13 2 (0.14%) SUSE
13 2 (0.14%) VMS
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.068%) AIX
14 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 808 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
2 400 (27.32%) TDD
3 351 (23.98%) Scrum
4 331 (22.61%) MVC
5 220 (15.03%) OO
6 203 (13.87%) Mentoring
7 194 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
8 173 (11.82%) E-Commerce
9 171 (11.68%) Front End Development
10 150 (10.25%) Software Engineering
10 150 (10.25%) Unit Testing
11 145 (9.90%) BDD
12 138 (9.43%) Web Development
13 115 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
14 114 (7.79%) Open Source
15 109 (7.45%) SDLC
16 98 (6.69%) Microservices
17 96 (6.56%) Multithreading
18 88 (6.01%) ETL
19 80 (5.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 665 (45.42%) JavaScript
2 585 (39.96%) Java
3 341 (23.29%) SQL
4 314 (21.45%) C#
5 157 (10.72%) PHP
6 152 (10.38%) Scala
7 129 (8.81%) Python
8 116 (7.92%) Ruby
9 83 (5.67%) C++
10 63 (4.30%) Objective-C
11 55 (3.76%) T-SQL
12 45 (3.07%) Apple Swift
13 44 (3.01%) Groovy
13 44 (3.01%) PL/SQL
14 32 (2.19%) C
15 28 (1.91%) ES6
16 22 (1.50%) Shell Script
17 20 (1.37%) PowerShell
18 19 (1.30%) Perl
19 18 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 139 (9.49%) Degree
2 23 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 10 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.61%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.55%) PhD
6 3 (0.20%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.068%) OCA
7 1 (0.068%) OCP
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.06%) QA
2 17 (1.16%) SDET
3 2 (0.14%) SLA
3 2 (0.14%) WAI
4 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.068%) SEPA
System Software
1 94 (6.42%) Docker
2 28 (1.91%) HDFS
3 18 (1.23%) Varnish
3 18 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.41%) KVM
7 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (2.32%) Control-M
2 27 (1.84%) Kubernetes
3 25 (1.71%) Puppet
4 23 (1.57%) Ansible
5 19 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.27%) Kibana
6 4 (0.27%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.20%) OpenView
7 3 (0.20%) Salt
7 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.14%) Marathon
8 2 (0.14%) Mesos
9 1 (0.068%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.068%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 144 (9.84%) Oracle
2 129 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 35 (2.39%) Zend
4 33 (2.25%) Informatica
5 31 (2.12%) EPiServer
6 28 (1.91%) Google
7 23 (1.57%) Sybase
8 21 (1.43%) Cognos
9 20 (1.37%) MuleSoft
10 19 (1.30%) IBM
10 19 (1.30%) Tableau
11 16 (1.09%) TIBCO
12 14 (0.96%) SAP
13 13 (0.89%) Adobe
13 13 (0.89%) Apple
14 12 (0.82%) Splunk
15 11 (0.75%) Twitter
16 10 (0.68%) Facebook
16 10 (0.68%) hybris
16 10 (0.68%) Xamarin
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus included
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits / Flexi
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum 50,000-60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £78500 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits (e.g. pension, ge
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus (in contract)
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £130,000 to £150,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Equity, healthcare and more.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension, Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 65,000 depending on Level plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago