The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 51 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.14% 1.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £56,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
318 266 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.25% 97.79% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 297 260 189
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Bedford

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) Scrum
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (84.00%) TDD
5 20 (80.00%) WCF
5 20 (80.00%) MVC
6 19 (76.00%) LINQ
7 18 (72.00%) .NET Framework
7 18 (72.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (60.00%) SQL
8 15 (60.00%) WPF
9 14 (56.00%) T-SQL
9 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
10 13 (52.00%) WinForms
10 13 (52.00%) N-Tier
10 13 (52.00%) OOD
11 12 (48.00%) Moq
11 12 (48.00%) Subversion
11 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
11 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
11 12 (48.00%) Windows
11 12 (48.00%) OO
12 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (36.00%) Silverlight

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
1 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (48.00%) Moq
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (80.00%) WCF
4 19 (76.00%) LINQ
5 18 (72.00%) .NET Framework
5 18 (72.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 15 (60.00%) WPF
7 13 (52.00%) WinForms
8 9 (36.00%) Silverlight
9 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET
10 4 (16.00%) CSS
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
11 3 (12.00%) jQuery
11 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (12.00%) HTML5
11 3 (12.00%) Ajax
11 3 (12.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 2 (8.00%) Web Services
13 1 (4.00%) XML
13 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Scrum
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (84.00%) TDD
4 20 (80.00%) MVC
5 13 (52.00%) OOD
6 12 (48.00%) OO
6 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (8.00%) Product Management
10 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.00%) Coaching
10 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
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