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 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 122 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 27 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 1.06% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.14% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 10
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -28.57%
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
2259 2194 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 92.81% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1654 1571
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 30 March 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (54.05%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) .NET
3 16 (43.24%) C#
4 15 (40.54%) MySQL
5 14 (37.84%) MVC
6 13 (35.14%) Spring
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
6 13 (35.14%) J2EE
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
9 9 (24.32%) Spring Security
9 9 (24.32%) GWT
10 8 (21.62%) Web Development
10 8 (21.62%) CSS
11 7 (18.92%) HTML
11 7 (18.92%) Web Services
12 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
12 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
12 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
12 6 (16.22%) PHP
12 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
12 6 (16.22%) SQL
12 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
13 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (13.51%) Alternative PHP Cache
13 5 (13.51%) Symfony

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (5.41%) CMS
1 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
1 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) MySQL
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.41%) PeopleTools
4 1 (2.70%) Ant
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) J2EE
2 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
2 13 (35.14%) Spring
3 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
3 9 (24.32%) Spring Security
3 9 (24.32%) GWT
4 8 (21.62%) CSS
5 7 (18.92%) Web Services
5 7 (18.92%) HTML
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (13.51%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 5 (13.51%) Symfony
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
8 3 (8.11%) RESTful
8 3 (8.11%) WCF
8 3 (8.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) MVC
2 8 (21.62%) Web Development
3 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) Code Coverage
4 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 3 (8.11%) BDD
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Content Management
7 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) C#
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Cognos
3 2 (5.41%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) hybris
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