The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Programmer
Rank 621 609 634
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 39 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.016% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 11
Average salary £65,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% +7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46874 43055 52359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.73% 93.92% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38720 36351 45400
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 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Lead Programmer
England

Lead Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Programmer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Programmer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Programmer across the London region.

Lead Programmer Salary Trend in London

Lead Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Lead Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Lead Programmer
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 Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
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Vacancies
City of London -7 5 £47,500 -11.62%
Lead Programmer
England

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
1 38 (55.07%) PHP
2 37 (53.62%) HTML
2 37 (53.62%) MySQL
2 37 (53.62%) CSS
3 28 (40.58%) Android
3 28 (40.58%) Apple iOS
4 23 (33.33%) MVC
5 20 (28.99%) Mobile App
6 19 (27.54%) CSS3
6 19 (27.54%) HTML5
6 19 (27.54%) Apache
7 17 (24.64%) jQuery
7 17 (24.64%) Ajax
7 17 (24.64%) C#
7 17 (24.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (15.94%) Java
8 11 (15.94%) .NET
9 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
10 7 (10.14%) System Testing
10 7 (10.14%) Stress Testing
10 7 (10.14%) REST
10 7 (10.14%) Degree
10 7 (10.14%) QA
10 7 (10.14%) Regression Testing
10 7 (10.14%) OO
10 7 (10.14%) OOD
11 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.70%) RESTful

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (27.54%) Apache
2 4 (5.80%) MQSeries
2 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.35%) Tornado
4 1 (1.45%) Node.js
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.45%) JUnit
2 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.45%) Toad
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) EasyMock
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Publishing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) HTML
1 37 (53.62%) CSS
2 19 (27.54%) CSS3
2 19 (27.54%) HTML5
3 17 (24.64%) Ajax
3 17 (24.64%) jQuery
4 11 (15.94%) .NET
5 7 (10.14%) REST
6 6 (8.70%) RESTful
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.80%) WCF
8 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.80%) MSMQ
8 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (4.35%) XML
9 3 (4.35%) Flask
9 3 (4.35%) SciPy
9 3 (4.35%) NumPy
9 3 (4.35%) Django
10 2 (2.90%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.25%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.25%) Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) Statistics
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Life Science
3 1 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Android
1 28 (40.58%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) MVC
2 17 (24.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
4 7 (10.14%) OOD
4 7 (10.14%) Regression Testing
4 7 (10.14%) OO
4 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (10.14%) System Testing
4 7 (10.14%) Stress Testing
5 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.25%) Scrum
6 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.80%) OOP
8 2 (2.90%) OO PHP
8 2 (2.90%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (2.90%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.45%) Android Development
9 1 (1.45%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
1 38 (55.07%) PHP
2 17 (24.64%) C#
3 11 (15.94%) Java
4 5 (7.25%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) PowerHouse
5 4 (5.80%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) IronPython
6 3 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (2.90%) PHP5
8 1 (1.45%) Groovy
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) CDISC
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) hybris
2 4 (5.80%) IBM
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle
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