The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 23 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
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 1.04% - 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% - 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £58,750 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 - £55,000
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 Chelmsford. 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
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 168 132 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.50% 96.35% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 147 110 159
Median salary £42,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.18% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Chelmsford

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Chelmsford

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Chelmsford

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Chelmsford region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin