The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Developer
Rank - 143 143
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.083% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.087% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £56,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,205 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +7.96%
Lead Software 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
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lead Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Lead Software Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Lead Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) R
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) TestNG
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) POSIX
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) HBase
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Dapper ORM

Lead Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) POSIX
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft