Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 19 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
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.79% 1.00% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.01% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
St Albans median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.21% +2.63%
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,250 £44,125
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £52,375
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,400
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.89% +9.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent vacancies in St Albans with a recognized job title 325 397 298
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 99.00% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 280 371 286
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

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 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 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 St Albans region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (66.67%) NServiceBus
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL

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 4 (66.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL