The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Programmer
Rank 440 435 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +24.37%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21442 20900 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.80% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17119 17223 18858
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Programmer
England

Lead Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Programmer across the South East region.

Lead Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Programmer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Lead Programmer Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Programmer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
West Sussex -2 1 £60,000 +15.38%
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
Lead Programmer
England

Lead Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) MCTS
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) IIS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) French Language
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) Nagios
7 1 (10.00%) C

Lead Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Lead Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) HBase
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) French Language
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) YUI
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCTS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) OCPJP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) Guidewire