Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 229 190
Rank change year-on-year +53 -39 +94
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 79 75 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.25% 0.86% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.90% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 131
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6035 8338 10608
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.65% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4840 6533 8408
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 24 £60,000 +41.18% 3
Bracknell +31 22 £60,000 +9.09%
Slough +10 12 £66,250 +20.45%
Newbury -9 5 £52,500 +23.53%
Ascot - 5 £47,500 - 1
Maidenhead +16 1 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Windsor - 1 - -
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Lead Developer 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 47 (59.49%) CSS
2 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
3 39 (49.37%) HTML
4 34 (43.04%) C#
5 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (37.97%) SQL
6 30 (37.97%) jQuery
7 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
7 26 (32.91%) MVC
8 25 (31.65%) Java
9 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
10 23 (29.11%) .NET
11 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
12 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (24.05%) Scrum
13 17 (21.52%) REST
14 16 (20.25%) TypeScript
14 16 (20.25%) Web Development
15 15 (18.99%) User Experience
15 15 (18.99%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (17.72%) LESS
16 14 (17.72%) Degree
16 14 (17.72%) JSON
16 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
17 13 (16.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
17 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (15.19%) Sass
18 12 (15.19%) RabbitMQ

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.13%) CMS
2 8 (10.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.59%) WordPress
4 4 (5.06%) Apache
4 4 (5.06%) nginx
5 2 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Office 365
2 8 (10.13%) npm
3 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.86%) SaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.53%) Yammer
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Intranet
2 6 (7.59%) HTTP
3 2 (2.53%) Skype
4 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 8 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.33%) DTS
6 5 (6.33%) Power BI
6 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.80%) Star Schema
8 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) gulp
3 6 (7.59%) Bitbucket
3 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.33%) Jasmine
4 5 (6.33%) Selenium
4 5 (6.33%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (2.53%) Maven
7 2 (2.53%) Subversion
7 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.27%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.27%) JBehave
8 1 (1.27%) JIRA
8 1 (1.27%) JUnit
8 1 (1.27%) NUnit
8 1 (1.27%) TestNG
8 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Advertising
3 6 (7.59%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (59.49%) CSS
2 39 (49.37%) HTML
3 30 (37.97%) jQuery
4 23 (29.11%) .NET
5 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
6 17 (21.52%) REST
7 15 (18.99%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (17.72%) JSON
8 14 (17.72%) LESS
9 13 (16.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (15.19%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (15.19%) Sass
10 12 (15.19%) WCF
11 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
12 9 (11.39%) Laravel
12 9 (11.39%) React
12 9 (11.39%) Spring
12 9 (11.39%) XML
13 8 (10.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) User Experience
2 6 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.59%) iPad
3 5 (6.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Chromecast
4 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) AIX
2 2 (2.53%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) MVC
3 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (24.05%) Scrum
4 16 (20.25%) Web Development
5 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
5 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.19%) Front End Development
7 11 (13.92%) Presales
8 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.66%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (11.39%) OO
9 9 (11.39%) Open Source
10 8 (10.13%) Content Management
10 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Content Management
10 8 (10.13%) ETL
10 8 (10.13%) Process Management
10 8 (10.13%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (10.13%) Visualisation
11 7 (8.86%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
2 34 (43.04%) C#
3 30 (37.97%) SQL
4 25 (31.65%) Java
5 16 (20.25%) TypeScript
6 9 (11.39%) PHP
7 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
8 7 (8.86%) Python
8 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.33%) VB
10 4 (5.06%) C
11 2 (2.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.27%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.27%) Groovy
12 1 (1.27%) Korn
12 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) MCSD
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Ansible
1 1 (1.27%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Epicor
2 4 (5.06%) Infor
2 4 (5.06%) Sage
3 2 (2.53%) Adobe
3 2 (2.53%) Capita
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Birst
4 1 (1.27%) Cognos
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Informatica
4 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.27%) Tableau
4 1 (1.27%) webMethods