The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 178 141
Rank change year-on-year +6 -37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 15 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.45% 0.67% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.70% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 77
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3153 4302 4905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 96.54% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3477 3703
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Reading +21 8 £58,750 +19.89% 1
Slough +8 2 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Maidenhead +11 1 £70,000 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Lead Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) Java
3 20 (40.00%) Scrum
4 19 (38.00%) HTML
5 18 (36.00%) CSS
5 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (34.00%) TDD
7 10 (20.00%) Line Management
8 9 (18.00%) BDD
8 9 (18.00%) C#
8 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 9 (18.00%) OO
8 9 (18.00%) JSON
9 8 (16.00%) MVC
9 8 (16.00%) SOA
9 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.00%) Node.js
10 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.00%) CMS
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.00%) Logistics
10 7 (14.00%) Content Management
10 7 (14.00%) Spring
10 7 (14.00%) jQuery
10 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (12.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
11 6 (12.00%) Android
11 6 (12.00%) .NET
11 6 (12.00%) 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 7 (14.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Grunt
3 3 (6.00%) gulp
3 3 (6.00%) Hudson
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) NSubstitute
4 2 (4.00%) NUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) WebStorm
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.00%) Advertising
1 3 (6.00%) Automotive
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) HTML
2 18 (36.00%) CSS
3 9 (18.00%) JSON
4 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (14.00%) jQuery
5 7 (14.00%) Node.js
5 7 (14.00%) Spring
6 6 (12.00%) .NET
6 6 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (10.00%) Spring Boot
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.00%) Ajax
8 4 (8.00%) CSS3
8 4 (8.00%) D3.js
8 4 (8.00%) HTML5
8 4 (8.00%) LESS
8 4 (8.00%) MSMQ
8 4 (8.00%) Web Services
8 4 (8.00%) XML
9 3 (6.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Scrum
3 17 (34.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) Line Management
5 9 (18.00%) BDD
5 9 (18.00%) OO
6 8 (16.00%) MVC
6 8 (16.00%) SOA
7 7 (14.00%) Content Management
7 7 (14.00%) Logistics
7 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.00%) Android Development
8 6 (12.00%) Microservices
9 4 (8.00%) B2B
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) DevOps
9 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.00%) Web Development
10 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.00%) C#
3 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
4 4 (8.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (6.00%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (8.00%) Zend
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
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