The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 71 94
Rank change year-on-year +15 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 14 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.29% 2.01% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.13% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 3
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +60.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,625 £51,688 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £76,250 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 844 1085
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.20% 94.41% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2134 3928 5121
Median salary £46,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.15% +14.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Bedfordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Bedfordshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 13 £52,500 -
Luton -6 1 £57,500 -20.68%
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) WinForms
4 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
5 17 (80.95%) Visual Studio
5 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
5 17 (80.95%) TDD
5 17 (80.95%) NUnit
5 17 (80.95%) .NET Framework
5 17 (80.95%) WCF
5 17 (80.95%) WPF
5 17 (80.95%) LINQ
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (4.76%) jQuery
9 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
9 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) NUnit
1 17 (80.95%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) WinForms
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 17 (80.95%) .NET Framework
4 17 (80.95%) LINQ
4 17 (80.95%) WCF
4 17 (80.95%) WPF
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) TDD
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
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