Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 153 226
Rank change year-on-year +13 +73 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 115 102 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.93% 1.59% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.66% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110 78 81
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £48,158 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,875 £65,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -

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 5,663 6,136 8,100
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.59% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4,512 4,942 6,352
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £73,975
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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
Bracknell +6 42 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Reading +14 39 £52,500 -12.50%
Maidenhead -24 9 £63,000 - 2
Ascot +20 4 £50,000 -
Windsor +1 2 £55,000 -
Slough -17 2 £67,500 +3.85% 1
Wokingham - 1 £70,000 - 1
Lead Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 80 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 76 (66.09%) HTML
3 74 (64.35%) CSS
4 60 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (46.96%) Scrum
6 51 (44.35%) AngularJS
7 50 (43.48%) C#
7 50 (43.48%) .NET
8 48 (41.74%) jQuery
9 39 (33.91%) SQL
10 28 (24.35%) RESTful
11 27 (23.48%) Technical Leadership
12 26 (22.61%) Java
13 25 (21.74%) TDD
14 24 (20.87%) MVC
15 22 (19.13%) Software Engineering
15 22 (19.13%) SDLC
15 22 (19.13%) Node.js
16 21 (18.26%) CRM
17 20 (17.39%) ASP.NET
17 20 (17.39%) React
18 19 (16.52%) Front End Development
18 19 (16.52%) HTML5
18 19 (16.52%) BDD
18 19 (16.52%) Test Automation
18 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
19 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
19 18 (15.65%) Ajax
19 18 (15.65%) Mentoring
20 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API

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 9 (7.83%) Confluence
2 7 (6.09%) Anypoint
2 7 (6.09%) Mule
2 7 (6.09%) Mule ESB
3 6 (5.22%) CMS
4 2 (1.74%) concrete5
4 2 (1.74%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.74%) SAS
4 2 (1.74%) WordPress
5 1 (0.87%) JBoss
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) SPSS
1 2 (1.74%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Magento
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (4.35%) SaaS
4 2 (1.74%) Asana
5 1 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Skype
1 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.22%) MySQL
5 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
6 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.35%) Power BI
7 2 (1.74%) Big Data
7 2 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.74%) DB2
7 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Maven
2 12 (10.43%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.57%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.70%) JIRA
5 8 (6.96%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.09%) Eclipse
6 7 (6.09%) IntelliJ
6 7 (6.09%) JUnit
6 7 (6.09%) Mockito
6 7 (6.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.48%) Subversion
9 2 (1.74%) NUnit
10 1 (0.87%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.87%) Mocha
10 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Advertising
3 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (66.09%) HTML
2 74 (64.35%) CSS
3 51 (44.35%) AngularJS
4 50 (43.48%) .NET
5 48 (41.74%) jQuery
6 28 (24.35%) RESTful
7 22 (19.13%) Node.js
8 20 (17.39%) ASP.NET
8 20 (17.39%) React
9 19 (16.52%) HTML5
10 18 (15.65%) Ajax
11 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (14.78%) CSS3
12 16 (13.91%) Web Services
13 13 (11.30%) REST
13 13 (11.30%) Spring
14 11 (9.57%) SOAP
15 10 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
16 9 (7.83%) LAMP
17 8 (6.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.74%) Fintech
3 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Windows
2 2 (1.74%) AIX
2 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.74%) Linux
2 2 (1.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (46.96%) Scrum
3 27 (23.48%) Technical Leadership
4 25 (21.74%) TDD
5 24 (20.87%) MVC
6 22 (19.13%) SDLC
6 22 (19.13%) Software Engineering
7 21 (18.26%) CRM
8 19 (16.52%) BDD
8 19 (16.52%) Front End Development
8 19 (16.52%) Test Automation
9 18 (15.65%) Mentoring
10 17 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (11.30%) Analytics
12 11 (9.57%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.09%) DevOps
13 7 (6.09%) Post-Production
13 7 (6.09%) Strategic Thinking
14 6 (5.22%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 80 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 50 (43.48%) C#
3 39 (33.91%) SQL
4 26 (22.61%) Java
5 15 (13.04%) PHP
6 10 (8.70%) Python
7 9 (7.83%) C++
8 7 (6.09%) Java 8
8 7 (6.09%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.48%) Ruby
10 3 (2.61%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.74%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.74%) Perl
11 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.74%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.74%) Docker
3 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) CloudHub
2 2 (1.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.43%) Oracle
3 7 (6.09%) MuleSoft
3 7 (6.09%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.74%) Cadence
4 2 (1.74%) webMethods