The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 82 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.83% 2.01% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 2.12% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 21
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1021 942 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.71% 94.48% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 774 799 713
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) Coaching
5 7 (25.93%) Ajax
5 7 (25.93%) XML
5 7 (25.93%) PHP
5 7 (25.93%) MySQL
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) OO
6 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 6 (22.22%) HTTP
6 6 (22.22%) Degree
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Spring
7 5 (18.52%) Maven
7 5 (18.52%) Dojo
7 5 (18.52%) Zend
7 5 (18.52%) Use Case
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) JPA
7 5 (18.52%) Open Source
7 5 (18.52%) Software Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
7 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 5 (18.52%) LAMP
7 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 5 (18.52%) JMS
7 5 (18.52%) Apache

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) WordPress
4 3 (11.11%) Documentum
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) HTTP
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Ant
1 5 (18.52%) JUnit
1 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) XML
3 7 (25.93%) Ajax
4 5 (18.52%) Dojo
4 5 (18.52%) JMS
4 5 (18.52%) LAMP
4 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
4 5 (18.52%) Spring
4 5 (18.52%) JDBC
4 5 (18.52%) JSP
4 5 (18.52%) Servlets
4 5 (18.52%) Struts
4 5 (18.52%) DHTML
4 5 (18.52%) J2EE
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) JPA
5 4 (14.81%) Zend Framework
6 2 (7.41%) .NET
7 1 (3.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Social Media
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Coaching
2 6 (22.22%) OO
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) Use Case
3 5 (18.52%) UML
3 5 (18.52%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (18.52%) Software Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) PHP
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Zend
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Sencha