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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Programmer
Rank 887 949 962
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Programmer 31 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.024% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.025% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 29
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Lead Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Programmer
Top 16 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 29 July 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 +34 24 £60,000 +4.34% 1
London +52 9 £80,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +17 6 £50,000 -
East of England +38 5 £70,000 +27.27%
Edinburgh +9 5 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire +15 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Cambridge -3 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Coventry - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £52,500 -
West Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Swansea - 1 £40,000 -

Lead Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (43.14%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) .NET
3 18 (35.29%) HTML
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
6 15 (29.41%) Java
6 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 14 (27.45%) C++
7 14 (27.45%) Games
8 13 (25.49%) MVC
9 11 (21.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
10 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (17.65%) HTML5
11 9 (17.65%) Unreal Engine
11 9 (17.65%) Prototyping
11 9 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (17.65%) CSS
12 8 (15.69%) Web Services
12 8 (15.69%) Web Development
12 8 (15.69%) WCF
12 8 (15.69%) jQuery
12 8 (15.69%) Android
12 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (13.73%) Entity Framework
13 7 (13.73%) Finance
13 7 (13.73%) SOA
14 6 (11.76%) Windows

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 1 (1.96%) Apache
1 1 (1.96%) CMS
1 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.96%) CloudFront
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) HBase
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.76%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.84%) Maven
5 3 (5.88%) Android Studio
5 3 (5.88%) Ant
5 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.88%) EasyMock
5 3 (5.88%) JIRA
5 3 (5.88%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (5.88%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) Mockito
5 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 3 (5.88%) Subversion
5 3 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.92%) NUnit
General
1 14 (27.45%) Games
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) .NET
2 18 (35.29%) HTML
3 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (21.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 9 (17.65%) HTML5
6 9 (17.65%) Unreal Engine
7 8 (15.69%) jQuery
7 8 (15.69%) WCF
7 8 (15.69%) Web Services
8 7 (13.73%) Entity Framework
9 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.76%) Middleware
10 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (7.84%) Kendo UI
11 4 (7.84%) SAML
12 3 (5.88%) REST
12 3 (5.88%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.88%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.92%) Derivative
4 2 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Android
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 13 (25.49%) MVC
4 9 (17.65%) Prototyping
4 9 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (15.69%) Web Development
6 7 (13.73%) SOA
7 6 (11.76%) Android Development
7 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 6 (11.76%) Line Management
7 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.76%) TDD
8 5 (9.80%) BDD
8 5 (9.80%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Content Management
9 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
9 4 (7.84%) System Testing
9 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) C#
2 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
3 15 (29.41%) Java
4 14 (27.45%) C++
5 6 (11.76%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) Scala
7 2 (3.92%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Docker
3 2 (3.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Telerik
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
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