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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 56 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 21 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.22% 0.37% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.40% 0.38% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -7.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
477 262 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.78% 97.76% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 458 256 203
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
3 24 (88.89%) SQL
4 22 (81.48%) T-SQL
4 22 (81.48%) Scrum
5 21 (77.78%) WCF
6 20 (74.07%) .NET Framework
6 20 (74.07%) TDD
7 19 (70.37%) LINQ
7 19 (70.37%) WPF
7 19 (70.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (66.67%) WinForms
8 18 (66.67%) Windows
9 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
9 17 (62.96%) N-Tier
9 17 (62.96%) OOD
9 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (59.26%) Multithreading
10 16 (59.26%) SharePoint
10 16 (59.26%) OO
10 16 (59.26%) Moq
11 15 (55.56%) MVC
12 13 (48.15%) Subversion
12 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (40.74%) Silverlight
14 10 (37.04%) CSS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (59.26%) SharePoint
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Moq
2 13 (48.15%) Subversion
2 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 5 (18.52%) MSTest
4 5 (18.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (18.52%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (77.78%) WCF
3 20 (74.07%) .NET Framework
4 19 (70.37%) LINQ
4 19 (70.37%) WPF
4 19 (70.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 18 (66.67%) WinForms
6 11 (40.74%) Silverlight
7 10 (37.04%) CSS
7 10 (37.04%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) ADO.NET
9 5 (18.52%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) LINQ to SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 5 (18.52%) Middleware
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 5 (18.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) N-Tier
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Scrum
2 20 (74.07%) TDD
3 17 (62.96%) OOD
4 16 (59.26%) Multithreading
4 16 (59.26%) OO
5 15 (55.56%) MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.70%) SOA
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (88.89%) SQL
3 22 (81.48%) T-SQL
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
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