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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 140 135 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 11 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 0.30% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.31% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 29
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
2286 2258 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.62% 96.95% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1860 1547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Welwyn Garden City +1 4 £75,000 -
Watford -10 3 £67,500 +25.58%
St Albans - 1 £50,000 -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (52.78%) MVC
3 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 15 (41.67%) jQuery
5 14 (38.89%) HTML5
5 14 (38.89%) SQL
5 14 (38.89%) OO
6 13 (36.11%) .NET
7 12 (33.33%) C#
7 12 (33.33%) Java
7 12 (33.33%) Apache
7 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.78%) TDD
8 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
8 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 10 (27.78%) CSS
9 9 (25.00%) Android
9 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
9 9 (25.00%) iOS SDK
9 9 (25.00%) Android SDK
9 9 (25.00%) Android Development
9 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
9 9 (25.00%) Objective-C
10 8 (22.22%) Adobe
10 8 (22.22%) ATG
10 8 (22.22%) Struts
10 8 (22.22%) J2EE
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
10 8 (22.22%) IBM

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (33.33%) Apache
2 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Fredhopper
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) Couchbase
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Ant
1 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 8 (22.22%) Maven
2 7 (19.44%) Xcode
3 4 (11.11%) NUnit
3 4 (11.11%) ReSharper
3 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.56%) NCrunch
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) jQuery
3 14 (38.89%) HTML5
4 13 (36.11%) .NET
5 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.78%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) iOS SDK
6 9 (25.00%) Android SDK
7 8 (22.22%) Struts
7 8 (22.22%) J2EE
7 8 (22.22%) JPA
7 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 8 (22.22%) Spring
8 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
9 4 (11.11%) Ajax
9 4 (11.11%) XML
9 4 (11.11%) LAMP
9 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) User Experience
2 7 (19.44%) Blackberry
2 7 (19.44%) iPhone
2 7 (19.44%) iPad
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Android
1 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) MVC
2 14 (38.89%) OO
3 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
5 9 (25.00%) Android Development
5 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 8 (22.22%) SDLC
6 8 (22.22%) Web Development
7 7 (19.44%) Scrum
7 7 (19.44%) Mobile Development
8 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
9 4 (11.11%) Open Source
9 4 (11.11%) BDD
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
10 3 (8.33%) Workflow
10 3 (8.33%) Web Design
10 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 6 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
7 4 (11.11%) PHP5
8 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
8 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.78%) VB
9 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Adobe
1 8 (22.22%) ATG
1 8 (22.22%) Intershop
1 8 (22.22%) Endeca
1 8 (22.22%) hybris
1 8 (22.22%) Demandware
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
1 8 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (11.11%) New Relic
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) PayPal
4 2 (5.56%) Facebook
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter