The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 112 124 131
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 32 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.55% 0.51% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.54% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 27
Average salary £65,000 £51,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% +12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1962 2043 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.15% 95.60% 93.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1584 2096
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Watford - 16 £55,000 -
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - -
Welwyn - 1 - -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 24 (48.98%) Java
1 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.94%) CSS
3 21 (42.86%) J2EE
3 21 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 21 (42.86%) Demandware
4 20 (40.82%) hybris
4 20 (40.82%) ATG
4 20 (40.82%) HTML
5 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
5 19 (38.78%) OO
5 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (34.69%) OOP
6 17 (34.69%) MySQL
6 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
7 15 (30.61%) Oracle
7 15 (30.61%) .NET
7 15 (30.61%) C#
7 15 (30.61%) JSP
8 14 (28.57%) DB2
8 14 (28.57%) Content Management
8 14 (28.57%) DataCash
8 14 (28.57%) Ogone
9 10 (20.41%) Marketing
10 9 (18.37%) jQuery
10 9 (18.37%) PHP
10 9 (18.37%) MVC
11 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
11 8 (16.33%) Windows
11 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
1 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
1 1 (2.04%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SSH
1 6 (12.24%) DAB
2 1 (2.04%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.69%) MySQL
3 14 (28.57%) DB2
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.24%) Grunt
2 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) NCrunch
4 1 (2.04%) Ant
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 10 (20.41%) Marketing
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) CSS
2 21 (42.86%) J2EE
3 20 (40.82%) HTML
4 15 (30.61%) .NET
4 15 (30.61%) JSP
5 9 (18.37%) jQuery
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.24%) Yii
7 6 (12.24%) Laravel
7 6 (12.24%) Sass
7 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (12.24%) LAMP
8 5 (10.20%) XML
8 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.16%) XSL
9 4 (8.16%) XSLT
9 4 (8.16%) SOAP
9 4 (8.16%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Open Source
2 3 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Blog
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 19 (38.78%) OO
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) OOP
3 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
4 14 (28.57%) Content Management
5 9 (18.37%) MVC
6 6 (12.24%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Document Management
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.12%) Business Development
7 3 (6.12%) Product Management
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
9 1 (2.04%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Java
1 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) C#
3 9 (18.37%) PHP
4 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) C++
4 5 (10.20%) C
5 3 (6.12%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) NFS
2 3 (6.12%) Firmware
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Demandware
2 20 (40.82%) hybris
2 20 (40.82%) ATG
3 15 (30.61%) Oracle
4 14 (28.57%) DataCash
4 14 (28.57%) Ogone
5 6 (12.24%) Intershop
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.08%) Adobe
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Endeca
8 1 (2.04%) ExactTarget
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago