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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 135 131 108
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.68% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.74% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 24
Average salary £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +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
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
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 £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) WCF
6 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) RESTful
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
8 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) Web Development
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) BDD
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) PeopleTools
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) WCF
5 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) RESTful
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) LINQ
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.76%) SOAP
8 2 (11.76%) J2EE
8 2 (11.76%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
3 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.88%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago