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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 264 230 245
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 474 672 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.07% 1.38% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.47% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 411 560 478
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 -9 97 £65,000 - 17
Hammersmith - 11 £43,500 -
Docklands, London - 9 - -
West Drayton - 5 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 3 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -6 2 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Twickenham - 2 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf +2 1 £110,000 +31.34%
Wimbledon -9 1 £48,500 -25.38%
Mayfair - 1 £80,000 -
Enfield - 1 £50,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £52,500 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 493 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 451 (51.08%) JavaScript
3 343 (38.84%) HTML
4 319 (36.13%) .NET
5 305 (34.54%) C#
6 299 (33.86%) TDD
7 295 (33.41%) CSS
8 242 (27.41%) SQL
9 239 (27.07%) Scrum
9 239 (27.07%) MVC
10 228 (25.82%) Java
11 207 (23.44%) SQL Server
12 192 (21.74%) OO
13 187 (21.18%) Web Services
14 186 (21.06%) ASP.NET
15 173 (19.59%) jQuery
16 169 (19.14%) Finance
17 168 (19.03%) HTML5
18 152 (17.21%) AngularJS
19 150 (16.99%) Git (software)
20 142 (16.08%) MySQL
21 139 (15.74%) Microsoft
22 138 (15.63%) Mentoring
23 131 (14.84%) BDD
24 128 (14.50%) REST
25 120 (13.59%) Linux
26 117 (13.25%) PHP
27 115 (13.02%) Degree
28 108 (12.23%) E-Commerce
29 105 (11.89%) Python

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 62 (7.02%) Apache
2 61 (6.91%) Node.js
3 51 (5.78%) CMS
4 40 (4.53%) Tomcat
5 28 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 28 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (3.06%) IIS
7 21 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (2.27%) Drupal
9 17 (1.93%) nginx
10 16 (1.81%) WordPress
11 15 (1.70%) Umbraco
12 13 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (1.47%) Apache Spark
13 10 (1.13%) Apache Solr
14 9 (1.02%) JBoss
15 8 (0.91%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.79%) SAS
16 7 (0.79%) Apache Pig
17 6 (0.68%) GlassFish
Applications
1 58 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.81%) MS Office
3 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 14 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.91%) Magento
5 7 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.45%) Odoo
7 3 (0.34%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.11%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 98 (11.10%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.49%) SaaS
4 6 (0.68%) Force.com
5 5 (0.57%) GitHub
6 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.34%) Yammer
6 3 (0.34%) Office 365
7 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.11%) Trello
8 1 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 85 (9.63%) Internet
2 31 (3.51%) HTTP
3 18 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.79%) DNS
4 7 (0.79%) FTP
4 7 (0.79%) SAN
5 6 (0.68%) VPN
6 4 (0.45%) LDAP
7 3 (0.34%) SSL
7 3 (0.34%) AMQP
7 3 (0.34%) Skype
8 2 (0.23%) Firewall
8 2 (0.23%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.11%) SMTP
9 1 (0.11%) SSH
9 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.11%) NFC
9 1 (0.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 142 (16.08%) MySQL
3 73 (8.27%) MongoDB
4 70 (7.93%) NoSQL
5 64 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
6 55 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 54 (6.12%) Big Data
8 46 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 42 (4.76%) Redis
10 39 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 33 (3.74%) Relational Database
13 32 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (2.83%) Hadoop
16 23 (2.60%) Amazon Redshift
17 22 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
18 13 (1.47%) Cognos Report Studio
18 13 (1.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 13 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 150 (16.99%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.98%) Subversion
3 40 (4.53%) Visual Studio
4 39 (4.42%) Maven
5 36 (4.08%) NUnit
6 31 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 29 (3.28%) TeamCity
8 28 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (3.06%) SpecFlow
10 26 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
10 26 (2.94%) Xcode
11 23 (2.60%) Selenium
11 23 (2.60%) JUnit
11 23 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
12 21 (2.38%) Cucumber
13 20 (2.27%) Mockito
14 18 (2.04%) ReSharper
15 17 (1.93%) JIRA
15 17 (1.93%) Eclipse
16 16 (1.81%) RSpec
General
1 169 (19.14%) Finance
2 64 (7.25%) Banking
3 48 (5.44%) Retail
4 37 (4.19%) Front Office
5 31 (3.51%) Marketing
6 28 (3.17%) Advertising
7 26 (2.94%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.38%) Games
9 18 (2.04%) Publishing
10 17 (1.93%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.47%) Law
12 9 (1.02%) Back Office
13 8 (0.91%) Legal
14 5 (0.57%) French Language
15 3 (0.34%) German Language
15 3 (0.34%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.34%) Automotive
15 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.23%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (38.84%) HTML
2 319 (36.13%) .NET
3 295 (33.41%) CSS
4 187 (21.18%) Web Services
5 186 (21.06%) ASP.NET
6 173 (19.59%) jQuery
7 168 (19.03%) HTML5
8 152 (17.21%) AngularJS
9 128 (14.50%) REST
10 101 (11.44%) CSS3
11 91 (10.31%) Spring
11 91 (10.31%) XML
12 90 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 87 (9.85%) .NET Framework
14 72 (8.15%) RESTful
15 69 (7.81%) Backbone.js
16 64 (7.25%) WCF
17 54 (6.12%) Hibernate
18 51 (5.78%) KnockoutJS
19 50 (5.66%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.53%) User Experience
2 87 (9.85%) Computer Science
3 78 (8.83%) Open Source
4 50 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 39 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (2.94%) N-Tier
7 24 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
8 21 (2.38%) Digital Media
9 20 (2.27%) Hedge funds
10 19 (2.15%) Social Media
11 17 (1.93%) Derivative
12 16 (1.81%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (1.47%) Equities
14 12 (1.36%) Mathematics
14 12 (1.36%) SWIFT
15 11 (1.25%) Graphic Design
16 10 (1.13%) Social Network
16 10 (1.13%) Data Integration
17 9 (1.02%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 120 (13.59%) Linux
2 87 (9.85%) Windows
3 86 (9.74%) Android
4 80 (9.06%) Apple iOS
5 51 (5.78%) UNIX
6 9 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.02%) CentOS
7 7 (0.79%) CoreOS
8 6 (0.68%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (33.86%) TDD
3 239 (27.07%) Scrum
3 239 (27.07%) MVC
4 192 (21.74%) OO
5 138 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 131 (14.84%) BDD
7 108 (12.23%) E-Commerce
8 90 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (8.83%) Unit Testing
10 61 (6.91%) Web Development
11 60 (6.80%) iOS Development
12 54 (6.12%) Line Management
13 48 (5.44%) Analytics
14 46 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
15 45 (5.10%) OOD
16 44 (4.98%) DevOps
17 42 (4.76%) Android Development
18 41 (4.64%) Project Management
19 38 (4.30%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 451 (51.08%) JavaScript
2 305 (34.54%) C#
3 242 (27.41%) SQL
4 228 (25.82%) Java
5 117 (13.25%) PHP
6 105 (11.89%) Python
7 69 (7.81%) Ruby
8 54 (6.12%) T-SQL
9 42 (4.76%) Objective-C
10 31 (3.51%) C++
11 27 (3.06%) Bash Shell
12 19 (2.15%) Scala
12 19 (2.15%) Perl
13 17 (1.93%) VB
14 15 (1.70%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.36%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.36%) VB6
16 9 (1.02%) Groovy
16 9 (1.02%) C
17 8 (0.91%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 115 (13.02%) Degree
2 13 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.23%) PhD
7 1 (0.11%) OCP
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.61%) QA
2 13 (1.47%) HL7
3 4 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (1.81%) Varnish
2 11 (1.25%) Docker
3 8 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.68%) HDFS
5 3 (0.34%) Firmware
6 2 (0.23%) LXC
7 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.11%) Squid
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (3.40%) Puppet
1 30 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (1.93%) Ansible
3 8 (0.91%) Vagrant
3 8 (0.91%) Nagios
4 7 (0.79%) SCOM
4 7 (0.79%) OpenView
5 6 (0.68%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.34%) Mesos
7 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 139 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 91 (10.31%) Oracle
3 63 (7.13%) Google
4 37 (4.19%) Facebook
5 24 (2.72%) Cognos
6 22 (2.49%) Sitecore
7 19 (2.15%) IBM
8 13 (1.47%) Apple
8 13 (1.47%) Zend
9 10 (1.13%) VMware
9 10 (1.13%) HP
9 10 (1.13%) Informatica
9 10 (1.13%) Tableau
10 9 (1.02%) EPiServer
10 9 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.91%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.79%) Remedy
13 6 (0.68%) Alteryx
14 5 (0.57%) Demandware
14 5 (0.57%) hybris
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