The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 88 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.37% 1.93% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 2.05% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 2
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
Lead Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1024 1121 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.79% 94.28% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1025 905
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 29 May 2015. 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
Luton +10 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Dunstable - 2 £39,000 -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) IIS
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) EPiServer
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Endeca

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Hindi Language
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Velocity
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) JDBC
5 1 (10.00%) Servlets
5 1 (10.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) VC++
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (10.00%) Endeca
2 1 (10.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) OpenText