The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Programmer
Rank 844 930 942
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 21 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.036% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.038% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 36
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £39,725
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Lead Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Programmer in the job title.

Lead Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Programmer within the UK.

Lead Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Programmer over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 within the UK.

Lead Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Programmer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 19 £62,500 -3.84% 2
East of England +29 8 £62,500 +35.13%
London +48 6 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Hertfordshire +14 4 £62,500 +56.25%
St Albans - 4 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Cambridge - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +26 2 £57,500 -4.16%
West Yorkshire +22 2 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire +15 2 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
South East +69 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Milton Keynes +11 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Wakefield +4 1 - - 1
West Midlands -21 1 £50,000 +21.21%
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Leicester - 1 £42,500 -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

Lead Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Lead Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Lead Programmer in the job title.

1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) C#
3 25 (41.67%) .NET
4 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
5 19 (31.67%) MVC
6 18 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (25.00%) C++
8 15 (25.00%) Games
9 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
9 14 (23.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 13 (21.67%) Finance
10 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 12 (20.00%) Java
11 12 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
11 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (18.33%) HTML
13 10 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (16.67%) Line Management
13 10 (16.67%) Prototyping
14 9 (15.00%) WCF
14 9 (15.00%) TDD
14 9 (15.00%) Banking
15 8 (13.33%) Middleware
15 8 (13.33%) Oracle
15 8 (13.33%) Windows
15 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
15 8 (13.33%) BDD

Lead Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
1 4 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) CICS
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
2 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.33%) MySQL
5 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.33%) HBase
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.67%) DB2
7 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) CruiseControl
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.33%) Maven
4 4 (6.67%) Ant
4 4 (6.67%) EasyMock
4 4 (6.67%) JUnit
4 4 (6.67%) Mockito
4 4 (6.67%) NUnit
4 4 (6.67%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
5 3 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.00%) Games
2 13 (21.67%) Finance
3 9 (15.00%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) .NET
2 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (23.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 12 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
6 11 (18.33%) HTML
7 9 (15.00%) WCF
8 8 (13.33%) Middleware
9 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (10.00%) CSS
10 6 (10.00%) jQuery
11 5 (8.33%) HTML5
11 5 (8.33%) Web Services
12 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (6.67%) CSS3
12 4 (6.67%) Entity Framework
12 4 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (6.67%) SignalR
12 4 (6.67%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 4 (6.67%) NHS
2 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.00%) PMI
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Animation
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (1.67%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) MVC
3 18 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.67%) Line Management
5 10 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 10 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (15.00%) TDD
7 8 (13.33%) BDD
7 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.67%) DevOps
8 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.67%) Scrum
9 6 (10.00%) Web Development
10 5 (8.33%) Content Management
10 5 (8.33%) ETL
10 5 (8.33%) SOA
10 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) C#
2 15 (25.00%) C++
3 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.00%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) Python
5 7 (11.67%) Scala
6 4 (6.67%) R
7 3 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) HDFS
3 1 (1.67%) ACF2
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 4 (6.67%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) hybris
5 1 (1.67%) Telerik
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