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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 237 227 251
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 536 683 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.37% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.46% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 478 598 456
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 £46,125
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%
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
41526 46647 41856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.67% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35200 39201 35196
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +41 159 £65,000 +4.00% 25
Uxbridge - 9 £57,500 -
Hounslow - 4 £65,000 -
Docklands, London +9 3 £92,500 +48.00%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Twickenham - 2 £60,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Enfield - 2 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £80,000 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 553 (54.54%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (49.11%) JavaScript
3 382 (37.67%) HTML
4 331 (32.64%) TDD
5 325 (32.05%) CSS
6 317 (31.26%) .NET
7 313 (30.87%) C#
8 295 (29.09%) Java
9 269 (26.53%) SQL
10 265 (26.13%) MVC
11 256 (25.25%) Scrum
12 240 (23.67%) OO
13 215 (21.20%) HTML5
14 212 (20.91%) Web Services
15 207 (20.41%) SQL Server
16 184 (18.15%) ASP.NET
16 184 (18.15%) Finance
17 164 (16.17%) AngularJS
18 160 (15.78%) Git (software)
19 157 (15.48%) jQuery
20 155 (15.29%) MySQL
21 148 (14.60%) BDD
22 142 (14.00%) REST
23 141 (13.91%) Mentoring
24 136 (13.41%) CSS3
25 128 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
26 126 (12.43%) PHP
27 122 (12.03%) Linux
28 121 (11.93%) Spring
29 116 (11.44%) E-Commerce

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 79 (7.79%) Node.js
2 65 (6.41%) Tomcat
3 58 (5.72%) CMS
4 55 (5.42%) Apache
5 36 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (3.06%) Apache Solr
7 29 (2.86%) Drupal
8 23 (2.27%) IIS
8 23 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (1.68%) Apache Spark
10 16 (1.58%) Umbraco
11 14 (1.38%) nginx
12 13 (1.28%) WordPress
13 12 (1.18%) JBoss
13 12 (1.18%) Joomla!
14 11 (1.08%) SharePoint
15 9 (0.89%) SugarCRM
15 9 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
16 8 (0.79%) Apache Pig
16 8 (0.79%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 52 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.79%) MS Office
3 5 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.20%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.099%) FastStats
5 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.58%) Cognos TM1
2 15 (1.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.30%) Magento
4 3 (0.30%) Odoo
5 1 (0.099%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.099%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.099%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.099%) Tridion
5 1 (0.099%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 87 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.76%) SaaS
4 9 (0.89%) OpenShift
5 5 (0.49%) Force.com
6 3 (0.30%) GitHub
6 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.099%) Heroku
8 1 (0.099%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.099%) CodePlex
8 1 (0.099%) IaaS
8 1 (0.099%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 66 (6.51%) Internet
2 35 (3.45%) HTTP
3 19 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.89%) AMQP
5 7 (0.69%) VPN
5 7 (0.69%) DNS
6 5 (0.49%) LDAP
7 4 (0.39%) Firewall
8 3 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.30%) Skype
9 2 (0.20%) Intranet
10 1 (0.099%) Wireless
10 1 (0.099%) SSH
10 1 (0.099%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.099%) NFC
10 1 (0.099%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 155 (15.29%) MySQL
3 88 (8.68%) NoSQL
4 75 (7.40%) MongoDB
5 65 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 60 (5.92%) Big Data
8 54 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
9 47 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (4.44%) Redis
11 41 (4.04%) Relational Database
12 40 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
14 38 (3.75%) Hadoop
14 38 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (1.38%) Cognos Report Studio
16 14 (1.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 12 (1.18%) Oracle Database
18 11 (1.08%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 160 (15.78%) Git (software)
2 67 (6.61%) Maven
3 60 (5.92%) Jenkins
4 54 (5.33%) Subversion
5 40 (3.94%) JUnit
6 39 (3.85%) Selenium
7 36 (3.55%) NUnit
8 33 (3.25%) Mockito
9 29 (2.86%) Visual Studio
10 25 (2.47%) Jasmine
11 23 (2.27%) SpecFlow
11 23 (2.27%) Cucumber
11 23 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (2.27%) TeamCity
12 21 (2.07%) Rhino Mocks
12 21 (2.07%) Grunt
13 19 (1.87%) Xcode
14 16 (1.58%) Ant
14 16 (1.58%) jMock
15 15 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 184 (18.15%) Finance
2 72 (7.10%) Banking
3 69 (6.80%) Front Office
4 55 (5.42%) Retail
5 46 (4.54%) Marketing
6 41 (4.04%) Telecoms
7 36 (3.55%) Games
8 30 (2.96%) Advertising
9 28 (2.76%) Law
9 28 (2.76%) Investment Banking
10 27 (2.66%) Publishing
11 16 (1.58%) Back Office
12 8 (0.79%) Legal
13 5 (0.49%) French Language
14 4 (0.39%) Automotive
15 3 (0.30%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.30%) Interactive Media
16 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.099%) Local Government
17 1 (0.099%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (37.67%) HTML
2 325 (32.05%) CSS
3 317 (31.26%) .NET
4 215 (21.20%) HTML5
5 212 (20.91%) Web Services
6 184 (18.15%) ASP.NET
7 164 (16.17%) AngularJS
8 157 (15.48%) jQuery
9 142 (14.00%) REST
10 136 (13.41%) CSS3
11 121 (11.93%) Spring
12 105 (10.36%) XML
13 97 (9.57%) .NET Framework
14 91 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 85 (8.38%) Backbone.js
16 84 (8.28%) RESTful
17 70 (6.90%) WCF
18 69 (6.80%) SOAP
19 63 (6.21%) Hibernate
20 57 (5.62%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 93 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 91 (8.97%) User Experience
3 56 (5.52%) Mobile App
4 46 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (3.45%) Derivative
6 27 (2.66%) Inversion of Control
7 25 (2.47%) Equities
8 22 (2.17%) Hedge funds
9 21 (2.07%) N-Tier
10 20 (1.97%) Fixed Income
10 20 (1.97%) Social Media
11 18 (1.78%) Digital Media
11 18 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
12 15 (1.48%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.18%) Data Integration
14 11 (1.08%) Graphic Design
15 10 (0.99%) PMI
16 9 (0.89%) iPhone
16 9 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 122 (12.03%) Linux
2 91 (8.97%) Android
3 89 (8.78%) Apple iOS
4 75 (7.40%) Windows
5 61 (6.02%) UNIX
6 8 (0.79%) CentOS
7 7 (0.69%) CoreOS
8 6 (0.59%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.20%) AIX
11 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.099%) Solaris
12 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (54.54%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (32.64%) TDD
3 265 (26.13%) MVC
4 256 (25.25%) Scrum
5 240 (23.67%) OO
6 148 (14.60%) BDD
7 141 (13.91%) Mentoring
8 128 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
9 116 (11.44%) E-Commerce
10 94 (9.27%) Unit Testing
11 82 (8.09%) Open Source
12 69 (6.80%) Web Development
13 63 (6.21%) iOS Development
14 61 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
15 59 (5.82%) Analytics
16 58 (5.72%) Software Engineering
17 53 (5.23%) ETL
18 52 (5.13%) Line Management
18 52 (5.13%) SDLC
19 51 (5.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 498 (49.11%) JavaScript
2 313 (30.87%) C#
3 295 (29.09%) Java
4 269 (26.53%) SQL
5 126 (12.43%) PHP
6 103 (10.16%) Python
7 73 (7.20%) Ruby
8 63 (6.21%) T-SQL
9 46 (4.54%) Scala
10 44 (4.34%) Objective-C
11 30 (2.96%) C++
12 22 (2.17%) Apex Code
13 21 (2.07%) Bash Shell
14 20 (1.97%) Perl
15 19 (1.87%) Groovy
16 14 (1.38%) Clojure
16 14 (1.38%) Apple Swift
17 12 (1.18%) Go
17 12 (1.18%) C
17 12 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 106 (10.45%) Degree
2 13 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.99%) PMI Certification
4 10 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.59%) OCP
5 6 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.20%) PhD
7 1 (0.099%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.90%) QA
2 6 (0.59%) HL7
3 5 (0.49%) EMIR
3 5 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.39%) MiFID
5 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (2.37%) Docker
2 13 (1.28%) Varnish
3 5 (0.49%) HDFS
4 3 (0.30%) LXC
5 1 (0.099%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.099%) Squid
5 1 (0.099%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (3.55%) Puppet
2 23 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.17%) Ansible
4 9 (0.89%) Mesos
4 9 (0.89%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.59%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.39%) Nagios
7 1 (0.099%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.099%) Salt
Vendors
1 113 (11.14%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.07%) Oracle
3 51 (5.03%) Google
4 26 (2.56%) Facebook
5 25 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (2.37%) Sitecore
7 23 (2.27%) Cognos
8 16 (1.58%) Zend
9 15 (1.48%) Informatica
10 14 (1.38%) Apple
10 14 (1.38%) Adobe
11 13 (1.28%) IBM
11 13 (1.28%) Tableau
12 12 (1.18%) Splunk
13 10 (0.99%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.79%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.69%) Ab Initio
16 6 (0.59%) VMware
16 6 (0.59%) hybris
16 6 (0.59%) OpenText
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Pension and Health
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
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Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
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Salary: Circa 55000 to 65000+ Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
London
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purus Digital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
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