The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 28 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 31
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - 1.52% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.56% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £75,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -31.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 181 128 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 97.31% 96.97% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 149 121 121
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Canary Wharf

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Canary Wharf

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Solace
2 1 (50.00%) Code Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) KDB
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) JMS

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) KDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Code Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Solace
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase