The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 98 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 25 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 0.35% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.37% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 11
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1671 1641 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.94% 96.25% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1272 1408
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 7 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Crewe -3 7 £45,000 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £53,750 -
Macclesfield - 1 £36,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 36 (70.59%) .NET
2 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (58.82%) C#
4 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
6 25 (49.02%) jQuery
7 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
8 20 (39.22%) WCF
9 19 (37.25%) AngularJS
10 18 (35.29%) SOA
10 18 (35.29%) Finance
11 17 (33.33%) SQL
12 16 (31.37%) MVC
12 16 (31.37%) SaaS
13 15 (29.41%) HTML
13 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
13 15 (29.41%) CSS
13 15 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
14 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
15 13 (25.49%) Domain-Driven Design
15 13 (25.49%) REST
15 13 (25.49%) SOAP
15 13 (25.49%) TDD
15 13 (25.49%) Scrum
16 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
16 10 (19.61%) Web Development
17 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (13.73%) HTML5
19 6 (11.76%) OO

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (7.84%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (7.84%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.96%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Billing
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (70.59%) .NET
2 25 (49.02%) jQuery
3 20 (39.22%) WCF
4 19 (37.25%) AngularJS
5 15 (29.41%) HTML
5 15 (29.41%) CSS
6 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
7 13 (25.49%) SOAP
7 13 (25.49%) REST
8 7 (13.73%) HTML5
9 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.80%) Backbone.js
10 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (7.84%) Web Services
11 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
12 2 (3.92%) WPF
12 2 (3.92%) WinForms
12 2 (3.92%) Ajax
13 1 (1.96%) NHibernate
13 1 (1.96%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) SOA
3 16 (31.37%) MVC
4 15 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (25.49%) TDD
5 13 (25.49%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
6 10 (19.61%) Web Development
7 6 (11.76%) OO
8 5 (9.80%) Web Design
8 5 (9.80%) Migration
9 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (5.88%) Analytics
10 3 (5.88%) Inmon Methodology
10 3 (5.88%) SEO
10 3 (5.88%) ETL
10 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.92%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (3.92%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) VB6
6 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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