Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Lead Developer
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 63 63
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.84% 0.92% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 0.92% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Ipswich median annual salary £42,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.14% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £43,150 £42,875
90th Percentile £58,500 £53,450 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.14% +4.21% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 374 543 660
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.16% 99.82% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 354 461 578
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Ipswich over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) Xbox
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) Looker
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon QuickSight
4 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
4 2 (28.57%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (28.57%) Serverless
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Serverless
2 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon QuickSight
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Looker
2 2 (28.57%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS3
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) WSDL
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Xbox
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) OWASP
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) B2B Sales
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle