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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 117 121 138
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 29 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.17% 0.82% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.88% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 4
Average salary £58,000 £46,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.40% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,750 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,250
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
2296 2264 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.58% 93.28% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1686 1671
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (57.14%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) MySQL
3 19 (45.24%) J2EE
3 19 (45.24%) Spring
4 15 (35.71%) .NET
5 14 (33.33%) C#
5 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
6 13 (30.95%) Spring Security
6 13 (30.95%) GWT
7 12 (28.57%) MVC
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.43%) Web Development
10 8 (19.05%) Web Services
10 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
11 7 (16.67%) PHP
11 7 (16.67%) HTML
11 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
12 6 (14.29%) Code Coverage
12 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
12 6 (14.29%) SQL
12 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 6 (14.29%) CSS
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle
12 6 (14.29%) PHPUnit

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 2 (4.76%) PeopleTools
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Advertising
2 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) J2EE
1 19 (45.24%) Spring
2 15 (35.71%) .NET
3 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 13 (30.95%) Spring Security
4 13 (30.95%) GWT
5 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
6 8 (19.05%) Web Services
7 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 6 (14.29%) CSS
8 6 (14.29%) Symfony
8 6 (14.29%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
10 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.14%) XML
11 3 (7.14%) WCF
11 3 (7.14%) LINQ
11 3 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) MVC
2 9 (21.43%) Web Development
3 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Code Coverage
4 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
6 3 (7.14%) TDD
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.38%) V-Model
8 1 (2.38%) OO
8 1 (2.38%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) PHP
5 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) hybris
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