The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 28 58 44
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.74% 0.48% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.49% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Median salary £60,000 £29,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +101.68% -37.36%  
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 136 405 377
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 100.00% 96.43% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 122 362 298
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Ipswich

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Ipswich

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 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 Ipswich region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) RequireJS
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Kendo UI
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) RequireJS
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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