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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Programmer
UK
Rank 834 899 872
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 17 19 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.020% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 60
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £87,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Lead Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Programmer
Top 15 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +75 15 £62,500 +4.16% 2
East of England +27 7 £62,500 +56.25%
London +53 6 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Hertfordshire +16 6 £62,500 +56.25%
St Albans - 6 £62,500 -
Scotland +21 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +24 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +19 1 - - 1
City of London +14 1 £50,000 -24.52% 1
Wakefield +5 1 - -
North West -13 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 -

Lead Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) C#
3 17 (36.96%) .NET
4 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
4 13 (28.26%) MVC
4 13 (28.26%) Mentoring
5 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 11 (23.91%) Python
6 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (21.74%) Games
7 10 (21.74%) C++
8 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (19.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (17.39%) Scala
10 7 (15.22%) QA
10 7 (15.22%) Finance
10 7 (15.22%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) Unreal Engine
11 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 6 (13.04%) Windows
11 6 (13.04%) Linux
11 6 (13.04%) TDD
11 6 (13.04%) Banking
12 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (10.87%) ETL
12 5 (10.87%) Web Services

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 (8.70%) Apache Spark
1 4 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) CICS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DSL
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) NUnit
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Ant
4 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Mockito
4 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (21.74%) Games
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (19.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 7 (15.22%) Unreal Engine
6 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.87%) Node.js
7 5 (10.87%) React
7 5 (10.87%) WCF
7 5 (10.87%) Web Services
8 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (8.70%) Middleware
8 4 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (8.70%) SignalR
8 4 (8.70%) WF
9 3 (6.52%) HTML
10 2 (4.35%) CryEngine
10 2 (4.35%) CSS
10 2 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Data Integration
1 4 (8.70%) Fintech
1 4 (8.70%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.52%) PMI
3 2 (4.35%) Animation
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) iSeries
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (2.17%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Mentoring
2 13 (28.26%) MVC
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.04%) TDD
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (10.87%) ETL
6 5 (10.87%) Machine Learning
6 5 (10.87%) Prototyping
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.70%) DevOps
7 4 (8.70%) Fund Management
7 4 (8.70%) Line Management
7 4 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 4 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) C#
2 11 (23.91%) Python
3 10 (21.74%) C++
4 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) Scala
6 7 (15.22%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) Clojure
7 4 (8.70%) F#
7 4 (8.70%) Haskell
7 4 (8.70%) OCaml
7 4 (8.70%) R
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) ACF2
2 1 (2.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Cloudera
3 4 (8.70%) Hortonworks
4 3 (6.52%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
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