The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 24 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 Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 34 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.29% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £51,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.76% -14.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 159 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 98.71% 96.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 130 149 152
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
Manchester

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Bolton

Lead Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft