The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 45 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.99% 4.30% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 4.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
388 333 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.76% 95.42% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 325 289 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (82.35%) HTML
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
1 14 (82.35%) HTML5
2 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Umbraco
3 10 (58.82%) CMS
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) MVC
3 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (58.82%) SaaS
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Subversion
5 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) QUnit
5 3 (17.65%) Jasmine
5 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) GitHub
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) C
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) Windows

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (58.82%) CMS
1 10 (58.82%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) SaaS
2 3 (17.65%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) QUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
1 14 (82.35%) HTML5
2 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) MVC
1 10 (58.82%) Scrum
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
2 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
2 3 (17.65%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
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