The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 14 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 9.33% 0.98% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 1.04% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £90,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +4.30%
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 Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 96 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 100.00% 94.12% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 66 52 74
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Lead Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (100.00%) Puppet
1 24 (100.00%) Node.js
1 24 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 24 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 24 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (95.83%) BDD
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (95.83%) TDD
3 20 (83.33%) Open Source
4 16 (66.67%) C#
5 15 (62.50%) Java
5 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 15 (62.50%) .NET
5 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 15 (62.50%) MVC
5 15 (62.50%) Games
5 15 (62.50%) Scrum
5 15 (62.50%) NUnit
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 15 (62.50%) Unit Testing
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (62.50%) OpenShift
6 11 (45.83%) SOA
7 9 (37.50%) NoSQL

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 24 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 24 (100.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (62.50%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Couchbase
2 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (62.50%) NUnit
General
1 15 (62.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (95.83%) BDD
1 23 (95.83%) TDD
2 20 (83.33%) Open Source
3 15 (62.50%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
3 15 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 11 (45.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 24 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft