Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Lead Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 159 200
Rank change year-on-year +12 +41 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 78 100 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.40% 1.54% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.58% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 58 81 64
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +10.59%
10th Percentile £39,250 £42,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £79,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5409 6345 7113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.09% 97.50% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4420 5120 5855
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in the East Midlands

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in the East Midlands

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in the East Midlands

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +26 65 £52,500 +8.25%
Northamptonshire +18 6 £60,000 +22.45%
Leicestershire -5 5 £47,500 -2.06% 2
Derbyshire -4 2 £42,500 -19.05%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East Midlands region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.85%) Java
3 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
4 31 (39.74%) .NET
5 29 (37.18%) HTML
5 29 (37.18%) SQL
6 23 (29.49%) Web Services
7 22 (28.21%) CSS
8 20 (25.64%) C#
9 19 (24.36%) MVC
9 19 (24.36%) Finance
10 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
11 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
12 13 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
12 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 13 (16.67%) Degree
13 12 (15.38%) ETL
13 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 12 (15.38%) DB2
13 12 (15.38%) XSLT
13 12 (15.38%) Waterfall
14 11 (14.10%) R
14 11 (14.10%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (14.10%) Windows
14 11 (14.10%) Linux
14 11 (14.10%) XSD
14 11 (14.10%) COBOL
14 11 (14.10%) Mainframe
14 11 (14.10%) Workflow
15 10 (12.82%) OO

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (5.13%) NServiceBus
2 2 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) DB2
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) Big Data
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) QlikView
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.97%) Subversion
3 4 (5.13%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.13%) NetBeans
3 4 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.85%) JUnit
5 2 (2.56%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.56%) Babel
5 2 (2.56%) Gradle
5 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.56%) webpack
5 2 (2.56%) Xcode
6 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.74%) .NET
2 29 (37.18%) HTML
3 23 (29.49%) Web Services
4 22 (28.21%) CSS
5 12 (15.38%) XSLT
6 11 (14.10%) XSD
7 10 (12.82%) RESTful
8 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
9 8 (10.26%) .NET Framework
9 8 (10.26%) XML
10 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.97%) jQuery
10 7 (8.97%) REST
11 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.69%) Spring
12 5 (6.41%) CSS3
12 5 (6.41%) HTML5
12 5 (6.41%) JDBC
12 5 (6.41%) React
13 4 (5.13%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Mainframe
2 8 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.85%) Fintech
6 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.28%) Animation
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Linux
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Android
2 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) MVC
3 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 12 (15.38%) ETL
5 12 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 11 (14.10%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (14.10%) Workflow
7 10 (12.82%) OO
7 10 (12.82%) Scrum
7 10 (12.82%) TDD
8 9 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (10.26%) OOP
10 7 (8.97%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.69%) DevOps
11 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
11 6 (7.69%) SDLC
11 6 (7.69%) User Stories
12 5 (6.41%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) Java
2 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.18%) SQL
4 20 (25.64%) C#
5 11 (14.10%) COBOL
5 11 (14.10%) R
6 5 (6.41%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) Scala
8 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Section 508
2 1 (1.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 6 (7.69%) TIBCO
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) Zend
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