The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 124 123 101
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 10 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.19% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.20% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,250 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2187 2013 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.23% 93.67% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1818 1324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (76.19%) C#
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) CRM
9 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
10 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (14.29%) HTML5
10 3 (14.29%) Spring
10 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
11 2 (9.52%) C
11 2 (9.52%) J2EE
11 2 (9.52%) MySQL
11 2 (9.52%) C++
11 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
11 2 (9.52%) OO

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
1 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 3 (14.29%) Spring
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) Java EE
7 2 (9.52%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 2 (9.52%) J2EE
8 1 (4.76%) EJB
8 1 (4.76%) JSP
8 1 (4.76%) Servlets
8 1 (4.76%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) XHTML
8 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) iPhone
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows CE
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) CRM
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) OOD
7 2 (9.52%) B2B
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Time Management
8 1 (4.76%) Change Control
8 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) VC++
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) EPiServer
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Siebel
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
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