Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 144 182
Rank change year-on-year -13 +38 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 60 72 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.36% 1.60% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.65% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 63
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,400
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.89% +9.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £57,500 £42,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4286 4355 5185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.01% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3640 3644 4260
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +7 12 £62,500 -21.88%
St Albans +2 6 £62,500 - 1
Hatfield -9 6 £65,000 - 2
Harpenden +6 3 £38,000 -36.67%
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 £55,000 -18.52%
Letchworth - 3 £52,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 3 £50,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 2 £66,250 -
Welwyn Garden City -11 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 -
Lead Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) C#
3 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
5 27 (45.00%) CSS
5 27 (45.00%) HTML
6 25 (41.67%) MVC
6 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 24 (40.00%) Web Services
8 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (35.00%) SQL
10 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (26.67%) SOA
11 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (25.00%) XML
12 15 (25.00%) Oracle
12 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (21.67%) Linux
13 13 (21.67%) Java
14 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
15 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
15 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
15 11 (18.33%) Spring
15 11 (18.33%) Finance
16 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 10 (16.67%) Tomcat
16 10 (16.67%) jQuery
16 10 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (16.67%) CQRS

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 10 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.67%) NServiceBus
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (15.00%) Office 365
4 7 (11.67%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 8 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.00%) Redis
6 3 (5.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.00%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.00%) Maven
4 8 (13.33%) JUnit
4 8 (13.33%) Mockito
4 8 (13.33%) NUnit
5 7 (11.67%) Bower
5 7 (11.67%) EasyMock
5 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
5 7 (11.67%) Grunt
5 7 (11.67%) TestFairy
6 6 (10.00%) Selenium
6 6 (10.00%) Subversion
7 5 (8.33%) Jasmine
7 5 (8.33%) MSTest
7 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (5.00%) Moq
8 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Retail
3 8 (13.33%) Advertising
4 6 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
3 27 (45.00%) CSS
3 27 (45.00%) HTML
4 24 (40.00%) Web Services
5 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (25.00%) XML
8 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
8 11 (18.33%) Spring
9 10 (16.67%) jQuery
9 10 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (11.67%) Castor
10 7 (11.67%) CSS3
10 7 (11.67%) DOM
10 7 (11.67%) HTML5
10 7 (11.67%) Ionic Framework
10 7 (11.67%) JAXB
10 7 (11.67%) XHTML
11 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Kindle
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (41.67%) MVC
2 16 (26.67%) SOA
3 10 (16.67%) CQRS
3 10 (16.67%) Microservices
4 9 (15.00%) Scrum
4 9 (15.00%) SOLID
5 7 (11.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.33%) DevOps
7 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.33%) ETL
7 5 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.67%) Open Source
9 3 (5.00%) BDD
9 3 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) C#
2 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 13 (21.67%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.33%) VB
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.33%) VBA
10 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.67%) C
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 5 (8.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.67%) Zend