The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 30 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
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 214 181
Rank change year-on-year +49 -33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 80 65 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.30% 0.87% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.91% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 78 48 78
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £84,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5933 7170 7386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.10% 96.29% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4735 5807 5957
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 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
Hertfordshire +40 43 £65,000 -18.75% 1
Essex +37 25 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Bedfordshire +13 7 £52,500 -16.00%
Cambridgeshire -5 4 £47,500 -19.49%
Suffolk +22 1 £60,000 +101.68%
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 - 1
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 72 (43.37%) Java
2 67 (40.36%) MVC
3 66 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 66 (39.76%) Oracle
4 64 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (36.75%) .NET
5 61 (36.75%) C#
6 56 (33.73%) Web Services
7 55 (33.13%) SQL Server
8 50 (30.12%) PL/SQL
8 50 (30.12%) SQL
9 49 (29.52%) HTML
10 47 (28.31%) ASP.NET
10 47 (28.31%) CSS
11 45 (27.11%) JMS
12 39 (23.49%) SOAP
13 38 (22.89%) Spring
14 37 (22.29%) JBoss
15 35 (21.08%) WebLogic
16 33 (19.88%) Ajax
17 32 (19.28%) WebSphere
17 32 (19.28%) Computer Science
18 31 (18.67%) Java EE
18 31 (18.67%) Degree
19 30 (18.07%) J2EE
19 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
20 29 (17.47%) Linux
20 29 (17.47%) Swing
21 28 (16.87%) MySQL
21 28 (16.87%) Middleware

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 37 (22.29%) JBoss
2 35 (21.08%) WebLogic
3 32 (19.28%) WebSphere
4 24 (14.46%) Tomcat
5 22 (13.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 21 (12.65%) Oracle Service Bus
7 20 (12.05%) GlassFish
7 20 (12.05%) SharePoint
8 15 (9.04%) Apache
9 7 (4.22%) IIS
10 5 (3.01%) Apache Pig
10 5 (3.01%) Apache Spark
11 4 (2.41%) CMS
11 4 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (1.81%) Apache Geronimo
12 3 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.83%) Office 365
3 8 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.84%) SSL
2 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (33.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.87%) MySQL
3 26 (15.66%) NoSQL
3 26 (15.66%) Oracle Database
4 21 (12.65%) Big Data
5 19 (11.45%) Relational Database
6 18 (10.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (10.84%) Oracle Database 12c
6 18 (10.84%) RDBMS
7 17 (10.24%) CouchDB
7 17 (10.24%) MongoDB
8 15 (9.04%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (8.43%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (7.23%) Neo4j
11 11 (6.63%) Data Mining
12 5 (3.01%) Hadoop
12 5 (3.01%) Redis
12 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (13.86%) Maven
2 17 (10.24%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.64%) Ant
4 15 (9.04%) Gradle
4 15 (9.04%) NUnit
5 11 (6.63%) Subversion
6 9 (5.42%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.01%) Moq
7 5 (3.01%) Selenium
7 5 (3.01%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.41%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.41%) MSTest
8 4 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.81%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.20%) JIRA
11 1 (0.60%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (13.86%) Advertising
2 9 (5.42%) Finance
3 6 (3.61%) Retail
4 3 (1.81%) Automotive
5 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.75%) .NET
2 56 (33.73%) Web Services
3 49 (29.52%) HTML
4 47 (28.31%) ASP.NET
4 47 (28.31%) CSS
5 45 (27.11%) JMS
6 39 (23.49%) SOAP
7 38 (22.89%) Spring
8 33 (19.88%) Ajax
9 31 (18.67%) Java EE
10 30 (18.07%) J2EE
11 29 (17.47%) Swing
12 28 (16.87%) Middleware
13 27 (16.27%) AngularJS
14 26 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (15.66%) Servlets
14 26 (15.66%) Spring MVC
14 26 (15.66%) XML
15 25 (15.06%) Hibernate
15 25 (15.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.28%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.61%) Social Media
3 6 (3.61%) User Experience
4 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.47%) Linux
2 8 (4.82%) Android
2 8 (4.82%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (40.36%) MVC
2 64 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (15.06%) SOA
4 24 (14.46%) OO
5 20 (12.05%) Migration
5 20 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (12.05%) Scrum
6 19 (11.45%) Mobile Development
6 19 (11.45%) Software Engineering
7 18 (10.84%) BPEL
7 18 (10.84%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 18 (10.84%) Mentoring
7 18 (10.84%) TDD
8 16 (9.64%) Open Source
9 15 (9.04%) DevOps
9 15 (9.04%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.04%) OOP
10 14 (8.43%) Web Development
11 10 (6.02%) SOLID
12 8 (4.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.37%) Java
2 66 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 61 (36.75%) C#
4 50 (30.12%) PL/SQL
4 50 (30.12%) SQL
5 24 (14.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.01%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.81%) Apple Swift
8 3 (1.81%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.81%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.20%) Groovy
9 2 (1.20%) Scala
10 1 (0.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (18.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
1 1 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (39.76%) Oracle
2 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.22%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.61%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.20%) Apple
7 1 (0.60%) hybris
7 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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