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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 128 138 140
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 25 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.08% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.41% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 12
Average salary £61,250 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.80% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £64,250
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
2200 2410 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.95% 96.13% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 1938 2051
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 £26,500 £27,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 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
Watford +20 14 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £46,250 -
St Albans -14 2 £55,000 +17.02%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
2 22 (38.60%) HTML
2 22 (38.60%) Java
2 22 (38.60%) OO
3 19 (33.33%) ATG
3 19 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 19 (33.33%) J2EE
3 19 (33.33%) hybris
3 19 (33.33%) Demandware
4 18 (31.58%) .NET
4 18 (31.58%) CSS
5 17 (29.82%) jQuery
6 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (28.07%) MySQL
6 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
7 15 (26.32%) C#
7 15 (26.32%) MVC
8 14 (24.56%) Oracle
9 13 (22.81%) PHP
10 12 (21.05%) SQL
10 12 (21.05%) OOP
10 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
11 10 (17.54%) LAMP
11 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
11 10 (17.54%) Windows
11 10 (17.54%) Intershop
11 10 (17.54%) Marketing
11 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
11 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (17.54%) HTML5

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.79%) Apache
3 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) IIS
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) WordPress
6 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) DAB
1 6 (10.53%) SSH
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MySQL
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) DB2
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.53%) Xcode
3 6 (10.53%) Grunt
4 5 (8.77%) Maven
4 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.77%) Ant
5 3 (5.26%) NCrunch
5 3 (5.26%) NUnit
6 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.75%) Subversion
7 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (17.54%) Marketing
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) HTML
2 19 (33.33%) J2EE
3 18 (31.58%) .NET
3 18 (31.58%) CSS
4 17 (29.82%) jQuery
5 10 (17.54%) LAMP
5 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
5 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (17.54%) HTML5
6 9 (15.79%) JSP
7 8 (14.04%) XML
7 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
8 6 (10.53%) Yii
8 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 6 (10.53%) iOS SDK
8 6 (10.53%) Laravel
8 6 (10.53%) Sass
8 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (10.53%) Android SDK
9 5 (8.77%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 6 (10.53%) Open Source
1 6 (10.53%) iPhone
1 6 (10.53%) User Experience
1 6 (10.53%) iPad
1 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Blog
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 9 (15.79%) Android
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) OO
2 19 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (26.32%) MVC
5 12 (21.05%) OOP
5 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.79%) Content Management
7 6 (10.53%) Mobile Development
7 6 (10.53%) Marketing Strategy
7 6 (10.53%) Android Development
7 6 (10.53%) iOS Development
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 5 (8.77%) Web Development
9 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Document Management
10 3 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (5.26%) Product Management
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 15 (26.32%) C#
4 13 (22.81%) PHP
5 12 (21.05%) SQL
6 6 (10.53%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.77%) C
7 5 (8.77%) C++
8 4 (7.02%) PHP5
9 3 (5.26%) Assembly Language
9 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.51%) Python
11 1 (1.75%) VB6
11 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) NFS
2 3 (5.26%) Firmware
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) cPanel
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) ATG
1 19 (33.33%) hybris
1 19 (33.33%) Demandware
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle
3 10 (17.54%) Intershop
4 9 (15.79%) DataCash
4 9 (15.79%) Ogone
5 6 (10.53%) Adobe
6 5 (8.77%) Endeca
6 5 (8.77%) IBM
7 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.51%) New Relic
9 1 (1.75%) ExactTarget
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: 65000-70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago