The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 125 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 23 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 1.22% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.27% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 15
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2319 1889 2053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.42% 96.38% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1600 1744
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 33 (78.57%) HTML
3 32 (76.19%) CSS
4 26 (61.90%) MVC
4 26 (61.90%) jQuery
5 23 (54.76%) HTML5
6 21 (50.00%) PHP
7 20 (47.62%) MySQL
8 16 (38.10%) C#
9 14 (33.33%) SQL
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 11 (26.19%) .NET
10 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 8 (19.05%) XML
13 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
13 7 (16.67%) Java
13 7 (16.67%) Finance
13 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
14 6 (14.29%) OO
15 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (11.90%) Retail
15 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
15 5 (11.90%) SDLC
16 4 (9.52%) Case Management
16 4 (9.52%) GitHub
16 4 (9.52%) Python
16 4 (9.52%) Law

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) Skype
1 1 (2.38%) SSL
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.38%) QlikView
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Law
4 3 (7.14%) Legal
5 2 (4.76%) Games
6 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) HTML
2 32 (76.19%) CSS
3 26 (61.90%) jQuery
4 23 (54.76%) HTML5
5 11 (26.19%) .NET
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 8 (19.05%) XML
8 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 3 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) React
9 3 (7.14%) Web Services
10 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.76%) DOM
10 2 (4.76%) LINQ
10 2 (4.76%) Spring
10 2 (4.76%) Symfony
10 2 (4.76%) WCF
11 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) MVC
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.29%) OO
5 5 (11.90%) SDLC
6 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Case Management
6 4 (9.52%) Open Source
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum
6 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.76%) Change Control
7 2 (4.76%) Game Development
7 2 (4.76%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.76%) OOD
7 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) Use Case
8 1 (2.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 21 (50.00%) PHP
3 16 (38.10%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.52%) Python
7 3 (7.14%) VB
8 2 (4.76%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Altova
2 1 (2.38%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago