The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 117 131 134
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 25 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.42% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.45% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 4
Average salary £60,000 £56,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2132 2214 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.80% 92.67% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1612 1730
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 26 (48.15%) Java
1 26 (48.15%) MySQL
2 25 (46.30%) J2EE
2 25 (46.30%) Spring
3 20 (37.04%) Hibernate
3 20 (37.04%) .NET
4 19 (35.19%) C#
5 14 (25.93%) Spring Security
5 14 (25.93%) GWT
5 14 (25.93%) SQL
6 12 (22.22%) PHP
6 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 11 (20.37%) Web Services
7 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
7 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
7 11 (20.37%) MVC
8 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.67%) WCF
9 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 8 (14.81%) Web Development
10 8 (14.81%) Symfony
10 8 (14.81%) PHPUnit
10 8 (14.81%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 8 (14.81%) Code Coverage
10 8 (14.81%) Finance
10 8 (14.81%) HTML
11 6 (11.11%) Scrum

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) SaaS
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) MySQL
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.81%) PHPUnit
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Advertising
2 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) J2EE
1 25 (46.30%) Spring
2 20 (37.04%) Hibernate
2 20 (37.04%) .NET
3 14 (25.93%) Spring Security
3 14 (25.93%) GWT
4 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 11 (20.37%) Web Services
6 9 (16.67%) WCF
7 8 (14.81%) Symfony
7 8 (14.81%) HTML
7 8 (14.81%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.26%) CSS
9 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (7.41%) JPA
9 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.56%) Dapper ORM
10 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) MVC
2 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
4 8 (14.81%) Web Development
4 8 (14.81%) Code Coverage
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.41%) SOA
6 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.56%) OO
7 3 (5.56%) RUP
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) V-Model
8 2 (3.70%) System Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) Java
2 19 (35.19%) C#
3 14 (25.93%) SQL
4 12 (22.22%) PHP
5 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) hybris
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