Period
to 25 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 133 200
Rank change year-on-year -52 +67 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 52 152 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.92% 2.16% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.25% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 142 55
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £61,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% -5.77% +13.04%
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 5,369 6,754 6,725
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.86% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,420 5,441 5,376
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,270 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% -0.46% -1.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £73,750 £74,875
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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +4 20 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Reading -7 17 £52,500 -19.23% 5
Windsor +9 3 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Maidenhead +5 3 £65,000 -1.89%
Slough 0 3 £67,500 +28.57%
Wokingham -5 3 - - 1
Lead Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 37 (71.15%) HTML
1 37 (71.15%) JavaScript
2 31 (59.62%) CSS
3 30 (57.69%) AngularJS
4 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (50.00%) jQuery
6 23 (44.23%) .NET
6 23 (44.23%) C#
7 21 (40.38%) Scrum
8 19 (36.54%) HTML5
9 16 (30.77%) Windows
10 14 (26.92%) React
11 13 (25.00%) Analytics
12 12 (23.08%) CSS3
12 12 (23.08%) Java
13 10 (19.23%) Node.js
13 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
14 9 (17.31%) Front End Development
14 9 (17.31%) DevOps
14 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
14 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
14 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
14 9 (17.31%) Ajax
15 7 (13.46%) MVC
15 7 (13.46%) SQL
15 7 (13.46%) Web Development
15 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (11.54%) People Management
16 6 (11.54%) SDLC

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 6 (11.54%) IBM Domino
1 6 (11.54%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SPSS
1 2 (3.85%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) GitHub
3 2 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Redis
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Power BI
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.92%) Gradle
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) NUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (71.15%) HTML
2 31 (59.62%) CSS
3 30 (57.69%) AngularJS
4 26 (50.00%) jQuery
5 23 (44.23%) .NET
6 19 (36.54%) HTML5
7 14 (26.92%) React
8 12 (23.08%) CSS3
9 10 (19.23%) Node.js
10 9 (17.31%) Ajax
10 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (11.54%) RESTful
12 6 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (9.62%) REST
14 4 (7.69%) JSON
15 3 (5.77%) .NET Core
15 3 (5.77%) Laravel
15 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
16 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Scrum
3 13 (25.00%) Analytics
4 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 9 (17.31%) DevOps
5 9 (17.31%) Front End Development
5 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
5 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
6 7 (13.46%) MVC
6 7 (13.46%) Web Development
7 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 6 (11.54%) People Management
7 6 (11.54%) SDLC
8 5 (9.62%) CRM
8 5 (9.62%) TDD
8 5 (9.62%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (5.77%) BDD
9 3 (5.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) JavaScript
2 23 (44.23%) C#
3 12 (23.08%) Java
4 7 (13.46%) SQL
5 5 (9.62%) C++
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) R
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Google
1 6 (11.54%) Lotus
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft