The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 121 112 110
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 1.13% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.16% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 24
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £53,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £66,500 £80,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1601 2074 2017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 97.60% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1629 1646
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Cambridgeshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Cambridgeshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Cambridgeshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cambridge -9 3 £47,500 -19.49% 1
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
4 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) Gradle
5 3 (23.08%) Angular 2
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) WF
6 2 (15.38%) NHS
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Gradle
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) Angular 2
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (15.38%) SignalR
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) WF
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js
6 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
1 5 (38.46%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin
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