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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 255 228 205
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 462 606 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.08% 1.33% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.42% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 405 507 562
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £92,250
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
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 £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -20 93 £65,000 - 22
Docklands, London - 14 - -
Hammersmith - 11 £43,500 - 1
West Drayton - 7 £55,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -12 3 £62,500 +31.57%
Westminster +10 1 £65,000 +85.71%
Canary Wharf +10 1 £110,000 +22.22%
Harrow +7 1 - -
Wimbledon -1 1 £48,500 +38.57%
Edgware - 1 £54,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £75,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £52,500 - 1
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 501 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 459 (51.46%) JavaScript
3 357 (40.02%) HTML
4 310 (34.75%) CSS
5 309 (34.64%) .NET
6 298 (33.41%) TDD
7 296 (33.18%) C#
8 248 (27.80%) SQL
9 233 (26.12%) Scrum
10 230 (25.78%) Java
11 215 (24.10%) MVC
12 202 (22.65%) SQL Server
13 199 (22.31%) jQuery
14 195 (21.86%) OO
15 187 (20.96%) ASP.NET
16 185 (20.74%) Finance
17 177 (19.84%) Web Services
18 173 (19.39%) HTML5
19 161 (18.05%) AngularJS
20 154 (17.26%) Git (software)
21 143 (16.03%) PHP
22 142 (15.92%) Mentoring
23 140 (15.70%) Microsoft
24 128 (14.35%) MySQL
25 127 (14.24%) Linux
26 125 (14.01%) BDD
27 118 (13.23%) REST
28 117 (13.12%) Degree
29 114 (12.78%) Python
30 113 (12.67%) E-Commerce

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 63 (7.06%) Apache
2 60 (6.73%) Node.js
3 54 (6.05%) CMS
4 39 (4.37%) SharePoint
5 31 (3.48%) Tomcat
6 30 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (2.80%) nginx
7 25 (2.80%) IIS
8 23 (2.58%) WordPress
9 22 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
10 19 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (2.13%) Drupal
11 15 (1.68%) Umbraco
12 9 (1.01%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.90%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.78%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.67%) NServiceBus
15 6 (0.67%) Zimbra
15 6 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 71 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.58%) MS Office
3 7 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.22%) Mingle
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) FastStats
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (2.69%) Magento
2 13 (1.46%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.67%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.34%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.11%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 26 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.57%) SaaS
3 6 (0.67%) GitHub
4 4 (0.45%) Force.com
5 3 (0.34%) Office 365
5 3 (0.34%) Trello
5 3 (0.34%) Yammer
6 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.11%) Heroku
7 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 83 (9.30%) Internet
2 26 (2.91%) HTTP
3 18 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.46%) FTP
4 13 (1.46%) SAN
5 10 (1.12%) DNS
6 6 (0.67%) SSL
7 4 (0.45%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.34%) Intranet
9 1 (0.11%) Extranet
9 1 (0.11%) SSH
9 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.11%) VPN
9 1 (0.11%) LDAP
9 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (22.65%) SQL Server
2 128 (14.35%) MySQL
3 70 (7.85%) MongoDB
4 69 (7.74%) NoSQL
5 61 (6.84%) Big Data
6 57 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 48 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (5.38%) Redis
9 46 (5.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 37 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (4.04%) Relational Database
12 32 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (2.35%) Amazon Redshift
15 19 (2.13%) Hadoop
16 16 (1.79%) QlikView
17 12 (1.35%) MS Access
18 11 (1.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 154 (17.26%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.94%) Subversion
3 43 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 32 (3.59%) NUnit
5 31 (3.48%) TeamCity
6 30 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (3.03%) Xcode
7 27 (3.03%) JIRA
7 27 (3.03%) SpecFlow
8 26 (2.91%) Cucumber
8 26 (2.91%) Maven
9 25 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
10 23 (2.58%) Jenkins
11 22 (2.47%) Karma Test Runner
12 19 (2.13%) RSpec
13 18 (2.02%) Selenium
13 18 (2.02%) Eclipse
14 17 (1.91%) ReSharper
15 16 (1.79%) JUnit
16 13 (1.46%) Moq
General
1 185 (20.74%) Finance
2 64 (7.17%) Banking
3 52 (5.83%) Retail
4 36 (4.04%) Advertising
5 35 (3.92%) Marketing
6 28 (3.14%) Front Office
7 23 (2.58%) Games
8 21 (2.35%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.91%) Publishing
10 16 (1.79%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.12%) Law
11 10 (1.12%) Legal
12 6 (0.67%) Back Office
13 4 (0.45%) French Language
14 3 (0.34%) German Language
14 3 (0.34%) Automotive
14 3 (0.34%) Interactive Media
15 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (40.02%) HTML
2 310 (34.75%) CSS
3 309 (34.64%) .NET
4 199 (22.31%) jQuery
5 187 (20.96%) ASP.NET
6 177 (19.84%) Web Services
7 173 (19.39%) HTML5
8 161 (18.05%) AngularJS
9 118 (13.23%) REST
10 104 (11.66%) CSS3
11 100 (11.21%) XML
12 88 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 84 (9.42%) Spring
14 82 (9.19%) Backbone.js
15 77 (8.63%) .NET Framework
16 73 (8.18%) RESTful
17 64 (7.17%) JSON
18 59 (6.61%) WCF
19 57 (6.39%) KnockoutJS
20 56 (6.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.53%) Computer Science
2 82 (9.19%) User Experience
3 76 (8.52%) Open Source
4 52 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 43 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (2.80%) N-Tier
7 20 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
8 19 (2.13%) Digital Media
9 18 (2.02%) Social Media
10 17 (1.91%) Fixed Income
11 16 (1.79%) Derivative
12 14 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (1.57%) Hedge funds
13 11 (1.23%) SWIFT
13 11 (1.23%) Equities
13 11 (1.23%) Market Risk
13 11 (1.23%) Data Integration
14 10 (1.12%) Social Network
15 8 (0.90%) Credit Risk
15 8 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 127 (14.24%) Linux
2 90 (10.09%) Windows
3 85 (9.53%) Android
4 81 (9.08%) Apple iOS
5 54 (6.05%) UNIX
6 11 (1.23%) CentOS
7 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.45%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.34%) Solaris
9 3 (0.34%) NetWare
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.22%) MVS
10 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (33.41%) TDD
3 233 (26.12%) Scrum
4 215 (24.10%) MVC
5 195 (21.86%) OO
6 142 (15.92%) Mentoring
7 125 (14.01%) BDD
8 113 (12.67%) E-Commerce
9 94 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
10 88 (9.87%) Unit Testing
11 61 (6.84%) iOS Development
12 58 (6.50%) Web Development
13 56 (6.28%) Project Management
13 56 (6.28%) Analytics
14 52 (5.83%) Line Management
15 49 (5.49%) SOA
16 47 (5.27%) OOD
17 44 (4.93%) DevOps
18 43 (4.82%) OOP
18 43 (4.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 459 (51.46%) JavaScript
2 296 (33.18%) C#
3 248 (27.80%) SQL
4 230 (25.78%) Java
5 143 (16.03%) PHP
6 114 (12.78%) Python
7 75 (8.41%) Ruby
8 47 (5.27%) T-SQL
9 43 (4.82%) Objective-C
10 38 (4.26%) C++
11 34 (3.81%) Bash Shell
12 26 (2.91%) PHP5
13 22 (2.47%) VB
14 21 (2.35%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.68%) Perl
16 14 (1.57%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.46%) Scala
18 12 (1.35%) VB6
19 10 (1.12%) Jython
20 8 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 117 (13.12%) Degree
2 9 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.22%) PhD
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.17%) QA
2 13 (1.46%) HL7
3 4 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 19 (2.13%) Varnish
2 7 (0.78%) HDFS
3 4 (0.45%) Docker
3 4 (0.45%) Firmware
4 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.11%) Squid
5 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (2.91%) Puppet
3 18 (2.02%) Ansible
4 13 (1.46%) OpenView
4 13 (1.46%) Nagios
4 13 (1.46%) SCOM
5 4 (0.45%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 140 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 101 (11.32%) Oracle
3 53 (5.94%) Google
4 28 (3.14%) Facebook
5 27 (3.03%) Zend
6 22 (2.47%) Sitecore
7 21 (2.35%) Cognos
8 19 (2.13%) IBM
9 17 (1.91%) HP
10 13 (1.46%) Remedy
10 13 (1.46%) VMware
11 11 (1.23%) Apple
11 11 (1.23%) Informatica
12 10 (1.12%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.90%) Tableau
14 7 (0.78%) Actimize
14 7 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.67%) Demandware
15 6 (0.67%) Alteryx
16 5 (0.56%) hybris
London
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus options plus bonus plus trainin
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + pension, private healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
East London
North Plains
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago