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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 68 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.69% 2.76% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.86% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 4
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
680 804 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.77% 96.63% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 552 687 836
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) C#
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) XML
4 12 (37.50%) XSD
4 12 (37.50%) XSLT
4 12 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (34.38%) MVC
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
7 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
8 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (25.00%) jQuery
8 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Web Services
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.75%) Java
10 6 (18.75%) JSON
10 6 (18.75%) Maven
10 6 (18.75%) User Experience
11 5 (15.63%) Web Development
11 5 (15.63%) CSS
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.50%) MCP
12 4 (12.50%) Ajax
12 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.50%) TDD
12 4 (12.50%) NUnit

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 12 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Maven
1 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.50%) NUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) MSTest
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) XML
2 12 (37.50%) XSD
2 12 (37.50%) XSLT
3 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (21.88%) Web Services
8 6 (18.75%) JSON
9 5 (15.63%) CSS
10 4 (12.50%) Ajax
10 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (9.38%) RESTful
12 2 (6.25%) HTML5
12 2 (6.25%) Laravel
12 2 (6.25%) Symfony
12 2 (6.25%) Grails
12 2 (6.25%) GWT
12 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
12 2 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.25%) Life Science
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Social Network
5 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Web Development
4 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 4 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 4 (12.50%) Android Development
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.25%) Web Design
5 2 (6.25%) UML
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) C#
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.25%) PHP5
6 2 (6.25%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) MCP
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.25%) Google
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