Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 22 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 80 73
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.23% 0.71% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.72% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Suffolk 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 £41,550 £42,875
90th Percentile £58,500 £67,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 561 974 870
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.59% 99.08% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 527 852 752
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,750 £23,025
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £59,515
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Suffolk

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Suffolk

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Suffolk over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Suffolk

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Ipswich +13 7 £42,500 -14.14% 1
Lead Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk 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 Suffolk 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%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
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