Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 19 January 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 45 65
Rank change year-on-year -3 +20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.52% 2.06% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 2.13% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Croydon median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +36.84% -26.92%
10th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £45,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £51,750
South London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +22.73% -4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 363 376 466
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 96.91% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 287 337 432
Croydon median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £23,000
90th Percentile £77,250 £65,400 £60,000
South London median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Croydon

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Croydon region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Guice
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Guice
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTEasy
1 1 (50.00%) Samza
1 1 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ambari
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google