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 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 18 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.60% 1.14% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 1.16% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £75,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
108 86 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 97.30% 97.73% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 81 74 87
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) Couchbase
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Couchbase
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft