The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans 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
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 2.26% 1.04% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
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 St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 96 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 96.61% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 156 89 148
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in St Albans

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in St Albans

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

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 St Albans region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 7 (77.78%) React
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) OO

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
1 7 (77.78%) React
2 6 (66.67%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA