The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £65,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 194 177
Rank change year-on-year +47 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 33 27 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 0.54% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.57% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 49
Median salary £65,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.63% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,250 £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 3205 4758 5225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.05% 94.80% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2589 3888 3873
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 £27,000 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +40 7 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Slough +26 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Windsor - 5 - -
Maidenhead +9 2 £65,500 +35.05%
Bracknell +14 1 £55,000 -
Newbury +14 1 £52,500 -
Lead Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.67%) HTML
3 37 (49.33%) JavaScript
4 36 (48.00%) CSS
5 26 (34.67%) TDD
6 25 (33.33%) Java
7 21 (28.00%) JSON
8 20 (26.67%) Scrum
9 17 (22.67%) PHP
10 16 (21.33%) OO
11 15 (20.00%) Linux
11 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 14 (18.67%) Front End Development
12 14 (18.67%) Apache
12 14 (18.67%) jQuery
13 13 (17.33%) Zend
13 13 (17.33%) SOA
13 13 (17.33%) Node.js
13 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
14 12 (16.00%) BDD
14 12 (16.00%) MVC
14 12 (16.00%) MySQL
15 11 (14.67%) C#
15 11 (14.67%) Web Services
15 11 (14.67%) LAMP
15 11 (14.67%) HTML5
15 11 (14.67%) REST
15 11 (14.67%) CSS3
16 10 (13.33%) Sass
16 10 (13.33%) Data Protection

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 14 (18.67%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) CMS
3 8 (10.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.33%) MQSeries
4 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.33%) Confluence
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Google Play
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) MySQL
2 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.00%) Grunt
2 9 (12.00%) gulp
3 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.67%) NUnit
5 4 (5.33%) NSubstitute
5 4 (5.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (5.33%) Selenium
5 4 (5.33%) WebStorm
6 3 (4.00%) Hudson
7 2 (2.67%) Maven
7 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.67%) Toad
7 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.33%) JIRA
8 1 (1.33%) Mocha
8 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.33%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (6.67%) Advertising
2 4 (5.33%) Publishing
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.67%) HTML
2 36 (48.00%) CSS
3 21 (28.00%) JSON
4 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 14 (18.67%) jQuery
6 13 (17.33%) Node.js
7 11 (14.67%) CSS3
7 11 (14.67%) HTML5
7 11 (14.67%) LAMP
7 11 (14.67%) REST
7 11 (14.67%) Web Services
8 10 (13.33%) .NET
8 10 (13.33%) Sass
8 10 (13.33%) SOAP
9 9 (12.00%) Spring
9 9 (12.00%) XHTML
10 8 (10.67%) Java EE
11 7 (9.33%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (9.33%) XML
12 6 (8.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.33%) iPad
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) Android
4 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) TDD
3 20 (26.67%) Scrum
4 16 (21.33%) OO
5 14 (18.67%) Front End Development
6 13 (17.33%) SOA
7 12 (16.00%) BDD
7 12 (16.00%) MVC
8 10 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 10 (13.33%) OOP
9 9 (12.00%) Line Management
9 9 (12.00%) Logistics
10 8 (10.67%) Content Management
10 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
11 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.33%) Microservices
12 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 5 (6.67%) SDLC
13 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (33.33%) Java
3 17 (22.67%) PHP
4 11 (14.67%) C#
5 10 (13.33%) SQL
6 9 (12.00%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (4.00%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.67%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) C++
9 1 (1.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Ansible
2 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Zend
2 8 (10.67%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.00%) IBM
6 2 (2.67%) Google
6 2 (2.67%) Tableau
7 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
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