The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 224 218 220
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 684 596 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.36% 1.29% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.37% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 568 543 656
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £92,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47128 43468 52649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.93% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38864 36712 45646
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Lead Developer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 145 £65,000 +7.88% 12
Kingston Upon Thames - 13 £50,000 - 1
Bromley - 9 £60,000 -
Croydon -12 5 £67,000 +37.43% 1
Chiswick - 3 £40,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £50,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 543 (42.79%) HTML
1 543 (42.79%) JavaScript
2 467 (36.80%) CSS
3 426 (33.57%) C#
4 400 (31.52%) .NET
5 328 (25.85%) MVC
6 321 (25.30%) jQuery
7 316 (24.90%) Java
8 296 (23.33%) HTML5
9 289 (22.77%) PHP
9 289 (22.77%) SQL
10 274 (21.59%) TDD
11 258 (20.33%) SQL Server
12 251 (19.78%) Scrum
13 238 (18.75%) ASP.NET
14 219 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
15 211 (16.63%) Finance
16 208 (16.39%) CSS3
17 198 (15.60%) MySQL
18 187 (14.74%) Microsoft
19 184 (14.50%) E-Commerce
20 183 (14.42%) OO
21 158 (12.45%) Linux
21 158 (12.45%) XML
22 156 (12.29%) WCF
23 154 (12.14%) Web Services
24 148 (11.66%) Git (software)
25 144 (11.35%) Apple iOS
26 140 (11.03%) Android
27 135 (10.64%) Degree

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 109 (8.59%) CMS
2 105 (8.27%) SharePoint
3 90 (7.09%) Apache
4 73 (5.75%) Node.js
5 45 (3.55%) Tomcat
6 38 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 36 (2.84%) Drupal
8 33 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 30 (2.36%) WordPress
10 25 (1.97%) IIS
11 20 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 18 (1.42%) WebSphere
13 17 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
14 15 (1.18%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
16 9 (0.71%) Documentum
17 8 (0.63%) Joomla!
17 8 (0.63%) Confluence
17 8 (0.63%) Umbraco
17 8 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 79 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.50%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.55%) InfoPath
3 7 (0.55%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.24%) MS Office
6 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.079%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.079%) InDesign
6 1 (0.079%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (1.73%) Magento
2 13 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.87%) Dynamics GP
4 10 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 10 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.32%) HFM
7 4 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.16%) Siebel Analytics
10 1 (0.079%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.87%) GitHub
6 10 (0.79%) SaaS
7 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.24%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.079%) Heroku
9 1 (0.079%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.079%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.52%) Internet
2 30 (2.36%) Intranet
3 26 (2.05%) HTTP
4 12 (0.95%) FTP
5 11 (0.87%) SAN
6 9 (0.71%) SMTP
7 8 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (0.55%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.39%) DNS
9 5 (0.39%) SSL
10 3 (0.24%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.24%) LDAP
10 3 (0.24%) SSH
10 3 (0.24%) AMQP
11 2 (0.16%) Broadband
11 2 (0.16%) SNMP
11 2 (0.16%) Firewall
12 1 (0.079%) Wireless
12 1 (0.079%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.079%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 198 (15.60%) MySQL
3 83 (6.54%) NoSQL
4 75 (5.91%) Relational Database
5 74 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 63 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (3.62%) Hadoop
8 46 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (3.47%) RDBMS
10 38 (2.99%) Big Data
11 34 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 32 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (1.26%) OLAP
14 13 (1.02%) Redis
15 10 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (0.79%) CouchDB
16 9 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 148 (11.66%) Git (software)
2 77 (6.07%) Subversion
3 76 (5.99%) Jenkins
4 59 (4.65%) Maven
5 55 (4.33%) Visual Studio
6 52 (4.10%) NUnit
6 52 (4.10%) Cucumber
7 41 (3.23%) JIRA
8 40 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 38 (2.99%) SpecFlow
10 36 (2.84%) Selenium
11 33 (2.60%) JUnit
12 32 (2.52%) TeamCity
13 27 (2.13%) Moq
14 21 (1.65%) Mockito
15 17 (1.34%) Hudson
16 15 (1.18%) Behat
17 14 (1.10%) Eclipse
18 13 (1.02%) Ant
19 12 (0.95%) MSBuild
General
1 211 (16.63%) Finance
2 96 (7.57%) Banking
3 56 (4.41%) Front Office
4 55 (4.33%) Games
5 39 (3.07%) Retail
6 38 (2.99%) Marketing
7 37 (2.92%) Investment Banking
8 34 (2.68%) Publishing
9 26 (2.05%) Advertising
10 18 (1.42%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.34%) Back Office
12 14 (1.10%) Law
13 9 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.47%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.39%) Legal
16 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.079%) Billing
17 1 (0.079%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.079%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (42.79%) HTML
2 467 (36.80%) CSS
3 400 (31.52%) .NET
4 321 (25.30%) jQuery
5 296 (23.33%) HTML5
6 238 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 208 (16.39%) CSS3
8 158 (12.45%) XML
9 156 (12.29%) WCF
10 154 (12.14%) Web Services
11 128 (10.09%) Spring
12 116 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 107 (8.43%) REST
14 96 (7.57%) JSON
15 94 (7.41%) WPF
16 91 (7.17%) Symfony
17 81 (6.38%) Ajax
17 81 (6.38%) .NET Framework
18 80 (6.30%) SOAP
19 71 (5.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 93 (7.33%) Mobile App
2 69 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 67 (5.28%) Open Source
4 36 (2.84%) Inversion of Control
5 27 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (1.97%) Hedge funds
7 22 (1.73%) Equities
8 21 (1.65%) Derivative
9 18 (1.42%) N-Tier
9 18 (1.42%) iPhone
10 15 (1.18%) Digital Media
10 15 (1.18%) Social Media
11 14 (1.10%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.02%) W3C
12 13 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.95%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
14 11 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (0.79%) iPad
16 7 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 158 (12.45%) Linux
2 144 (11.35%) Apple iOS
3 140 (11.03%) Android
4 78 (6.15%) Windows
5 38 (2.99%) UNIX
6 14 (1.10%) CentOS
7 10 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.63%) Fedora
9 7 (0.55%) Debian
10 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.079%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.079%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.079%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.079%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (25.85%) MVC
2 274 (21.59%) TDD
3 251 (19.78%) Scrum
4 219 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (14.50%) E-Commerce
6 183 (14.42%) OO
7 128 (10.09%) Unit Testing
8 111 (8.75%) BDD
9 104 (8.20%) Web Development
10 92 (7.25%) OOP
11 88 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
12 80 (6.30%) Software Engineering
13 74 (5.83%) SOA
14 70 (5.52%) Project Management
15 61 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
16 55 (4.33%) iOS Development
17 50 (3.94%) Android Development
18 49 (3.86%) Content Management
19 47 (3.70%) Multithreading
20 44 (3.47%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 543 (42.79%) JavaScript
2 426 (33.57%) C#
3 316 (24.90%) Java
4 289 (22.77%) PHP
4 289 (22.77%) SQL
5 110 (8.67%) Python
6 95 (7.49%) Ruby
7 56 (4.41%) C++
8 52 (4.10%) PHP5
9 41 (3.23%) Objective-C
10 40 (3.15%) T-SQL
11 35 (2.76%) CoffeeScript
12 32 (2.52%) PowerShell
13 29 (2.29%) C
14 28 (2.21%) Bash Shell
15 27 (2.13%) Perl
16 21 (1.65%) VB
17 18 (1.42%) VB.NET
17 18 (1.42%) Scala
18 12 (0.95%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 135 (10.64%) Degree
2 15 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.24%) MCTS
3 3 (0.24%) MCP
3 3 (0.24%) MCAD
4 2 (0.16%) PhD
5 1 (0.079%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.079%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.079%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.079%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.57%) QA
2 11 (0.87%) Basel III
3 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.079%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.47%) Varnish
3 1 (0.079%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.079%) Squid
Systems Management
1 40 (3.15%) Puppet
2 12 (0.95%) Nagios
3 11 (0.87%) SCOM
3 11 (0.87%) OpenView
4 9 (0.71%) Capistrano
5 8 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.32%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.24%) Ansible
7 3 (0.24%) YUM
7 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.16%) Control-M
9 1 (0.079%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.079%) Plesk
Vendors
1 187 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 118 (9.30%) Oracle
3 74 (5.83%) Zend
4 22 (1.73%) Google
4 22 (1.73%) Sitecore
4 22 (1.73%) Facebook
5 21 (1.65%) Sybase
6 19 (1.50%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.50%) TIBCO
6 19 (1.50%) ServiceNow
7 18 (1.42%) IBM
8 16 (1.26%) Adobe
9 14 (1.10%) FatWire
10 13 (1.02%) hybris
11 11 (0.87%) Remedy
11 11 (0.87%) HP
12 10 (0.79%) Cognos
13 8 (0.63%) Twitter
14 7 (0.55%) Xamarin
14 7 (0.55%) Informatica
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Kuoni Global Travel Services
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £850000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + £60000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa45-60k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ITF Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Rapha Racing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Exceptional Salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum - possible equity (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum + benefits/bonus/perks package
Posted: 3 days ago