Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 71 63
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.50% 0.42% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Luton median annual salary £35,000 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.72% +61.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £53,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £76,250 £63,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £51,250 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.65% +19.44% -7.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 391 685 594
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 96.21% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 283 579 506
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,500 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

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 Luton region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared