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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 79 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 10 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.94% 0.39% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.42% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 19
Average salary £45,989 £58,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.72% +6.81%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% +4.44%
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
994 943 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.07% 91.11% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 788 785 1003
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) Web Development
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) Android
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) NUnit
8 3 (15.79%) Xcode
8 3 (15.79%) Content Management
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
1 3 (15.79%) Moodle
2 2 (10.53%) Documentum
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) SSDT
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Xcode
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (15.79%) Android Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) MSTest
3 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) jQuery
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) Flash
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) WCF
7 1 (5.26%) LAMP
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
7 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
2 3 (15.79%) W3C
2 3 (15.79%) E-Learning
2 3 (15.79%) SCORM
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Learning Management System
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Physics
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Android
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) WCAG
1 3 (15.79%) Section 508
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) SumTotal
1 3 (15.79%) Saba
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) Zend