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 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 95 111 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 24 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.41% 0.84% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.87% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 21
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
1604 1733 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.35% 96.98% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 1265 1351
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Crewe - 10 £45,000 -
Warrington +16 2 £38,750 - 1
Chester +8 2 - - 1
Knutsford -5 1 - - 1
Sandbach - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (77.78%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) C#
2 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 19 (52.78%) jQuery
6 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 16 (44.44%) SQL
7 15 (41.67%) MVC
7 15 (41.67%) WCF
7 15 (41.67%) SaaS
8 14 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
8 14 (38.89%) SOA
9 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
10 12 (33.33%) REST
10 12 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (33.33%) SOAP
11 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
11 11 (30.56%) Finance
12 10 (27.78%) Scrum
12 10 (27.78%) TDD
13 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (25.00%) Web Development
14 8 (22.22%) CSS
14 8 (22.22%) HTML
15 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
16 5 (13.89%) Migration
16 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
16 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2 (5.56%) Node.js
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) Impala
6 1 (2.78%) RavenDB
6 1 (2.78%) HBase
6 1 (2.78%) Big Data
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) jQuery
3 15 (41.67%) WCF
4 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 12 (33.33%) SOAP
5 12 (33.33%) REST
6 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 8 (22.22%) HTML
8 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
9 3 (8.33%) HTML5
9 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 2 (5.56%) Ajax
10 2 (5.56%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.78%) JSON
11 1 (2.78%) Symfony
11 1 (2.78%) Castle Windsor
11 1 (2.78%) Spring.NET
11 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) MVC
3 14 (38.89%) SOA
3 14 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (27.78%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) Scrum
6 9 (25.00%) Web Development
7 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.89%) Migration
9 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (8.33%) Analytics
10 3 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
10 3 (8.33%) ETL
10 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.33%) SEO
11 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
11 2 (5.56%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Informatica
2 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
2 1 (2.78%) Teradata
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Cognos
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