The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 43 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.44% 2.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 2.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
269 279 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.63% 98.24% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 241 271 190
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
Bedfordshire

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 29 July 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
3 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
4 28 (87.50%) Scrum
5 25 (78.13%) WCF
6 24 (75.00%) TDD
7 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
7 23 (71.88%) LINQ
7 23 (71.88%) SQL
8 22 (68.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
10 20 (62.50%) MVC
11 19 (59.38%) WPF
12 18 (56.25%) WinForms
12 18 (56.25%) Windows
13 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
13 17 (53.13%) N-Tier
13 17 (53.13%) OOD
13 17 (53.13%) Subversion
13 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (53.13%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (50.00%) Multithreading
14 16 (50.00%) SharePoint
14 16 (50.00%) OO
14 16 (50.00%) Moq
15 15 (46.88%) Silverlight
16 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (34.38%) MOM

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Subversion
1 17 (53.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (50.00%) Moq
3 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
4 4 (12.50%) NUnit
4 4 (12.50%) MSTest
4 4 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 25 (78.13%) WCF
4 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
4 23 (71.88%) LINQ
5 22 (68.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 19 (59.38%) WPF
7 18 (56.25%) WinForms
8 15 (46.88%) Silverlight
9 11 (34.38%) ADO.NET
10 9 (28.13%) CSS
10 9 (28.13%) HTML
11 8 (25.00%) Web Services
12 5 (15.63%) Ajax
12 5 (15.63%) jQuery
12 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (15.63%) HTML5
12 5 (15.63%) Windows Identity Foundation
13 4 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
13 4 (12.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Scrum
2 24 (75.00%) TDD
3 20 (62.50%) MVC
4 17 (53.13%) OOD
5 16 (50.00%) OO
5 16 (50.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (6.25%) Product Management
11 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
4 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
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