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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 125 123 101
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 13 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.93% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.01% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 25
Average salary £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £47,750 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
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
2225 2171 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 91.64% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1655 1562
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (78.95%) C#
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
8 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
8 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) WCF
9 3 (15.79%) LINQ
9 3 (15.79%) XML

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) PeopleTools
General
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) RESTful
6 4 (21.05%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) LINQ
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (10.53%) Django
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
3 2 (10.53%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.26%) Zend
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