The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 31 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 85 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 15 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.29% 1.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 0
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 988 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.14% 94.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 968 894 773
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -7 12 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 38 (92.68%) C#
1 38 (92.68%) .NET
2 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
2 33 (80.49%) ASP.NET
2 33 (80.49%) Scrum
3 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
4 28 (68.29%) WCF
5 27 (65.85%) SQL
5 27 (65.85%) .NET Framework
6 25 (60.98%) TDD
6 25 (60.98%) LINQ
7 24 (58.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (56.10%) T-SQL
9 22 (53.66%) Windows
9 22 (53.66%) MVC
10 21 (51.22%) WPF
10 21 (51.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (48.78%) WinForms
12 18 (43.90%) Subversion
12 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
12 18 (43.90%) SharePoint
12 18 (43.90%) N-Tier
12 18 (43.90%) OOD
12 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (43.90%) Multithreading
13 17 (41.46%) Moq
13 17 (41.46%) OO
14 16 (39.02%) Silverlight
15 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (34.15%) JavaScript

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 18 (43.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
2 21 (51.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Subversion
1 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (41.46%) Moq
3 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.76%) NUnit
4 4 (9.76%) MSTest
4 4 (9.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (92.68%) .NET
2 33 (80.49%) ASP.NET
3 28 (68.29%) WCF
4 27 (65.85%) .NET Framework
5 25 (60.98%) LINQ
6 24 (58.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 21 (51.22%) WPF
8 20 (48.78%) WinForms
9 16 (39.02%) Silverlight
10 12 (29.27%) ADO.NET
10 12 (29.27%) CSS
10 12 (29.27%) HTML
11 10 (24.39%) Web Services
12 8 (19.51%) HTML5
13 6 (14.63%) Ajax
13 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (14.63%) Windows Identity Foundation
13 6 (14.63%) jQuery
14 5 (12.20%) LINQ to SQL
14 5 (12.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Scrum
2 25 (60.98%) TDD
3 22 (53.66%) MVC
4 18 (43.90%) OOD
4 18 (43.90%) Multithreading
5 17 (41.46%) OO
6 11 (26.83%) Project Management
7 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (9.76%) Product Management
11 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
12 2 (4.88%) ETL
12 2 (4.88%) Document Management
12 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 2 (4.88%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 27 (65.85%) SQL
3 23 (56.10%) T-SQL
4 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
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