The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 110 126 86
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 11 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.15% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.16% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 18
Average salary £49,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £38,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,350 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1860 1903 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.18% 93.70% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1684 1401
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
West Midlands

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 13 (72.22%) C#
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
8 3 (16.67%) jQuery
8 3 (16.67%) Java EE
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 3 (16.67%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) JBoss
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (11.11%) Apache
9 2 (11.11%) C++

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) Java EE
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
6 1 (5.56%) WPF
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) iPhone
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows CE
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) MVC
1 6 (33.33%) Scrum
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) VC++
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) EPiServer
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.56%) Siebel
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) Google
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