The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 41 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.37% 3.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 3.45% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +19.04%  
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 Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 253 319 379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 94.76% 93.27% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 166 225 256
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
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 Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Luton

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Luton

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

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 Luton region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL