The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 20 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.77% - 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 6
Average salary £70,000 - £43,485
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
Lead Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
503 393 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.73% 98.25% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 367 303 350
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 £27,000 £26,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Watford

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 20 (74.07%) E-Commerce
1 20 (74.07%) Java
1 20 (74.07%) J2EE
1 20 (74.07%) Demandware
2 19 (70.37%) hybris
2 19 (70.37%) CSS
2 19 (70.37%) ATG
3 15 (55.56%) JSP
3 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 14 (51.85%) DataCash
4 14 (51.85%) Ogone
4 14 (51.85%) MySQL
4 14 (51.85%) Oracle
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) DB2
4 14 (51.85%) OOP
4 14 (51.85%) OO
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Content Management
4 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Intershop
5 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (11.11%) Yii
7 3 (11.11%) Laravel

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DAB
1 3 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) MySQL
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
1 14 (51.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Grunt
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) J2EE
2 19 (70.37%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) JSP
3 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) LAMP
4 3 (11.11%) Yii
4 3 (11.11%) Laravel
4 3 (11.11%) Sass
4 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) DHTML
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) Servlets
5 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) E-Commerce
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Content Management
2 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 14 (51.85%) OOP
2 14 (51.85%) OO
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) cPanel
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Demandware
2 19 (70.37%) hybris
2 19 (70.37%) ATG
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle
3 14 (51.85%) DataCash
3 14 (51.85%) Ogone
4 5 (18.52%) Intershop
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft