The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 141 139
Rank change year-on-year +40 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 43 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.93% 0.76% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 0.80% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 42 15 18
Median salary £65,000 £80,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +28.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £70,000
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2145 2511 2342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.36% 95.84% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 2077 1888
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Hertfordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Hertfordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Hertfordshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Watford -4 8 £70,000 +80.64%
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £55,000 -
St Albans -10 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Hatfield - 4 £65,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £45,000 -
Hertford - 2 £70,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £68,750 -
Waltham Cross - 2 £67,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £55,000 -
Lead Developer
East of England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 45 (50.56%) .NET
2 43 (48.31%) C#
3 37 (41.57%) SQL
4 33 (37.08%) MVC
4 33 (37.08%) ASP.NET
5 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
6 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
7 30 (33.71%) Web Services
8 29 (32.58%) Oracle
8 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (30.34%) Middleware
10 25 (28.09%) SOA
11 24 (26.97%) HTML
12 23 (25.84%) Advertising
13 22 (24.72%) XML
13 22 (24.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 21 (23.60%) Oracle Service Bus
14 21 (23.60%) WebLogic
15 20 (22.47%) SOAP
15 20 (22.47%) Migration
15 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
16 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
16 19 (21.35%) PL/SQL
16 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (21.35%) AngularJS
16 19 (21.35%) Mobile Development
17 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (20.22%) Oracle Database 12c
17 18 (20.22%) Oracle Database
17 18 (20.22%) Business Activity Monitoring

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 22 (24.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (23.60%) Oracle Service Bus
2 21 (23.60%) WebLogic
3 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.87%) IIS
5 4 (4.49%) CMS
5 4 (4.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.37%) JBoss
6 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (14.61%) Office 365
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.22%) Oracle Database
2 18 (20.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (20.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (15.73%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.62%) MySQL
4 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.62%) Redis
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.25%) Power BI
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Subversion
2 10 (11.24%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.11%) NUnit
4 5 (5.62%) Moq
4 5 (5.62%) Selenium
4 5 (5.62%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.49%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.49%) MSTest
5 4 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.25%) JIRA
8 1 (1.12%) JUnit
8 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 23 (25.84%) Advertising
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (50.56%) .NET
2 33 (37.08%) ASP.NET
3 30 (33.71%) Web Services
4 27 (30.34%) Middleware
5 24 (26.97%) HTML
6 22 (24.72%) XML
7 20 (22.47%) SOAP
8 19 (21.35%) AngularJS
8 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (20.22%) JMS
9 18 (20.22%) Oracle Fusion
9 18 (20.22%) UDDI
9 18 (20.22%) WSDL
9 18 (20.22%) XSD
10 15 (16.85%) CSS
11 11 (12.36%) MSMQ
11 11 (12.36%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (11.24%) J2EE
12 10 (11.24%) jQuery
13 9 (10.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.74%) Social Media
4 5 (5.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Linux
2 7 (7.87%) Android
2 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) MVC
2 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.09%) SOA
4 20 (22.47%) Migration
5 19 (21.35%) Mobile Development
6 18 (20.22%) BPEL
6 18 (20.22%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
8 14 (15.73%) DevOps
9 13 (14.61%) Open Source
9 13 (14.61%) Web Development
10 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.99%) BDD
11 8 (8.99%) Scrum
11 8 (8.99%) SOLID
12 6 (6.74%) Android Development
12 6 (6.74%) CRM
12 6 (6.74%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) C#
2 37 (41.57%) SQL
3 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.35%) PL/SQL
5 17 (19.10%) Java
6 5 (5.62%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.37%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.37%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (32.58%) Oracle
2 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.87%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.62%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.25%) Apple
7 1 (1.12%) Tableau