The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 58 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.60% 2.82% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.83% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Median salary £42,500 £67,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +42.10%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
483 494 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.38% 99.60% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 407 362 469
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSD
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) B2C
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Confluence
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) B2C
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) VB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) hybris
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Sage