Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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 of England
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 223 255
Rank change year-on-year +63 +32 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 224 132 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.83% 1.08% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.12% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 200 141 108
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £43,975 £51,250 £45,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £80,125
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,823 11,800 13,644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.82% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9,183 9,543 11,277
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,950 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in the East of England

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in the East of England

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in the East of England

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +41 89 £65,000 - 5
Cambridgeshire +26 55 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Essex +23 45 £72,500 +11.54% 9
Suffolk +15 16 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Bedfordshire +3 14 £50,000 -4.76%
Norfolk +19 5 £50,000 -2.44%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 120 (53.57%) .NET
2 118 (52.68%) C#
3 112 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 95 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (40.63%) HTML
5 91 (40.63%) SQL Server
6 75 (33.48%) CSS
7 70 (31.25%) SQL
8 64 (28.57%) Java
9 60 (26.79%) ASP.NET
9 60 (26.79%) MVC
10 56 (25.00%) Web Services
11 52 (23.21%) AngularJS
12 48 (21.43%) OO
13 41 (18.30%) Mentoring
14 39 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 35 (15.63%) Software Engineering
15 35 (15.63%) .NET Framework
16 34 (15.18%) Degree
16 34 (15.18%) Computer Science
16 34 (15.18%) T-SQL
17 33 (14.73%) TDD
18 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
19 31 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC
20 30 (13.39%) Greenfield Project
21 29 (12.95%) Refactoring
22 28 (12.50%) Git (software)
22 28 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
23 27 (12.05%) Scrum
24 26 (11.61%) Microservices

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (6.70%) CMS
1 15 (6.70%) WebSphere
2 14 (6.25%) Apache
2 14 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.80%) JBoss
3 13 (5.80%) NServiceBus
4 11 (4.91%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.46%) IIS
6 5 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.34%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.34%) Kentico
7 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Geronimo
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.89%) Confluence
8 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.89%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.89%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.79%) InVision
3 2 (0.89%) Weka
4 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.02%) GitHub
4 6 (2.68%) SaaS
5 5 (2.23%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (1.79%) Google Drive
7 3 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.34%) CloudFront
7 3 (1.34%) Serverless
8 2 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.89%) Office 365
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.45%) IaaS
9 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.82%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.91%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.46%) MySQL
6 10 (4.46%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.02%) Big Data
7 9 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.23%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (2.23%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.79%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.34%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.34%) OLAP
11 3 (1.34%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.04%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.46%) Ant
4 9 (4.02%) Gradle
4 9 (4.02%) gulp
4 9 (4.02%) Maven
4 9 (4.02%) NUnit
4 9 (4.02%) SpecFlow
5 8 (3.57%) ReSharper
6 7 (3.13%) Selenium
6 7 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.68%) CocoaPods
8 5 (2.23%) Crashlytics
8 5 (2.23%) Subversion
9 4 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.79%) JUnit
10 3 (1.34%) JIRA
10 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 14 (6.25%) Marketing
2 11 (4.91%) Finance
3 9 (4.02%) Advertising
3 9 (4.02%) Games
4 7 (3.13%) Retail
5 4 (1.79%) Banking
6 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.34%) Military
7 2 (0.89%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (53.57%) .NET
2 91 (40.63%) HTML
3 75 (33.48%) CSS
4 60 (26.79%) ASP.NET
5 56 (25.00%) Web Services
6 52 (23.21%) AngularJS
7 35 (15.63%) .NET Framework
8 31 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (11.16%) WCF
11 21 (9.38%) RESTful
11 21 (9.38%) SOAP
12 20 (8.93%) HTML5
12 20 (8.93%) React
13 19 (8.48%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (8.04%) Spring
15 17 (7.59%) JSON
15 17 (7.59%) REST
16 15 (6.70%) RabbitMQ
16 15 (6.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 30 (13.39%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 20 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (7.59%) User Experience
6 7 (3.13%) Xbox
7 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.23%) Robotics
7 5 (2.23%) Social Media
8 4 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.34%) Life Science
10 2 (0.89%) DataPower
10 2 (0.89%) Fintech
10 2 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) NHS
11 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.38%) Linux
2 11 (4.91%) Android
2 11 (4.91%) Windows
3 9 (4.02%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.02%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.79%) Unix
5 3 (1.34%) HPUX
5 3 (1.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.79%) MVC
3 48 (21.43%) OO
4 41 (18.30%) Mentoring
5 35 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 33 (14.73%) TDD
7 29 (12.95%) Refactoring
8 27 (12.05%) Scrum
9 26 (11.61%) Microservices
10 25 (11.16%) SDLC
11 24 (10.71%) Web Development
12 21 (9.38%) E-Commerce
13 18 (8.04%) Mathematics
13 18 (8.04%) SOA
14 17 (7.59%) Front End Development
14 17 (7.59%) OOP
15 15 (6.70%) BDD
16 14 (6.25%) DevOps
17 13 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (5.36%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 118 (52.68%) C#
2 112 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 70 (31.25%) SQL
4 64 (28.57%) Java
5 34 (15.18%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.70%) Python
7 9 (4.02%) C++
7 9 (4.02%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.13%) Kotlin
9 7 (3.13%) PHP
10 6 (2.68%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.23%) Go
12 3 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.34%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.89%) C
13 2 (0.89%) Java 8
13 2 (0.89%) Perl
14 1 (0.45%) Groovy
14 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 34 (15.18%) Degree
2 26 (11.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.34%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.70%) Oracle
3 6 (2.68%) Google
4 5 (2.23%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.79%) Adobe
5 4 (1.79%) CODA
5 4 (1.79%) DoubleClick
5 4 (1.79%) Tableau
6 3 (1.34%) IBM
7 2 (0.89%) Alteryx
7 2 (0.89%) ATG
7 2 (0.89%) Blue Martini
7 2 (0.89%) Capita
7 2 (0.89%) Demandware
7 2 (0.89%) Elastic Path
7 2 (0.89%) hybris
8 1 (0.45%) New Relic