The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 67 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 11 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.50% 1.17% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.21% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 3
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
691 912 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.40% 97.12% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 618 809 715
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Open Source
6 5 (29.41%) PHP
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) IIS
7 4 (23.53%) LAMP
7 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) MCTS
7 4 (23.53%) C
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) C++
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Apache
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
1 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) LAMP
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) J2EE
6 2 (11.76%) Spring
7 1 (5.88%) EJB
7 1 (5.88%) XSD
7 1 (5.88%) XSLT
7 1 (5.88%) Symfony
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.88%) Laravel
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 4 (23.53%) C
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) MCTS
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Zend
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
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