The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 25 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.45% 2.78% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.94% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford 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
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 136 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 96.55% 94.44% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 124 116 35
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Lead Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Struts
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) Java SE
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Struts
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Java SE
1 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
1 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C#