Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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

Lead Developer
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 86 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 22 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.37% 0.34% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 0.35% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 19
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,500 £42,400
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 911 862 1,433
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.06% 98.40% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 795 770 1,205
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -2.47% +6.58%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,825 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Leicestershire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Leicestershire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Leicestershire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Leicester -4 17 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Lead Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Leicestershire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 18 (81.82%) C#
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) MVC
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) CSS
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) jQuery
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (59.09%) Sass
5 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (54.55%) TeamCity
5 12 (54.55%) Confluence
5 12 (54.55%) Bitbucket
5 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (54.55%) JIRA
5 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 11 (50.00%) Web Services
6 11 (50.00%) SOA
6 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (50.00%) Ajax
6 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (50.00%) Automotive
6 11 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (50.00%) WCF

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 12 (54.55%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) nginx
3 2 (9.09%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 2 (9.09%) CloudFront
2 2 (9.09%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (9.09%) npm
2 2 (9.09%) Yarn
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (50.00%) Power BI
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Bitbucket
1 12 (54.55%) JIRA
1 12 (54.55%) TeamCity
2 11 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) Android Studio
4 2 (9.09%) Grunt
4 2 (9.09%) gulp
4 2 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 2 (9.09%) webpack
4 2 (9.09%) Xcode
5 1 (4.55%) Ant
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 11 (50.00%) Automotive
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 14 (63.64%) CSS
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (59.09%) jQuery
3 13 (59.09%) Sass
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (50.00%) Ajax
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
5 11 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 11 (50.00%) WCF
5 11 (50.00%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) HTML5
7 3 (13.64%) Node.js
7 3 (13.64%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (50.00%) Line Management
4 11 (50.00%) Microservices
4 11 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (50.00%) SOA
4 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) API Development
8 2 (9.09%) API Integration
8 2 (9.09%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
9 1 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) ES6
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) MBCS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) cPanel
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP